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CAPITAL PUNISHMENT / Public opinion

  • College freshmen reporting that the death penalty should be abolished, by sex, United States
    Table 2.93.2006 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Respondents reporting whether they believe the death penalty acts as a deterrent to murder, United States
    Table 2.57.2011 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Respondents reporting whether they believe the death penalty acts as a deterrent to murder, by demographic characteristics, United States
    • Table 2.58 2004 -- PDF -- CSV
    • Table 2.58.2011 2011 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Attitudes toward fairness of the application of the death penalty, United States
    Table 2.0005.2011 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Attitudes toward fairness of the application of the death penalty, by demographic characteristics, United States
    • Table 2.54 2004 -- PDF -- CSV
    • Table 2.54.2007 2007 -- PDF -- CSV
    • Table 2.54.2008 2008 -- PDF -- CSV
    • Table 2.54.2009 2009 -- PDF -- CSV
    • Table 2.54.2010 2010 -- PDF -- CSV
    • Table 2.54.2011 2011 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Attitudes toward the death penalty for persons convicted of murder, United States
    Table 2.51.2011 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Attitudes toward the death penalty for persons convicted of murder, by demographic characteristics, United States
    • Table 2.52 2003 -- PDF -- CSV
    • Table 2.52.2004 2004 -- PDF -- CSV
    • Table 2.52.2005 2005 -- PDF -- CSV
    • Table 2.52.2006 2006 -- PDF -- CSV
    • Table 2.52.2007 2007 -- PDF -- CSV
    • Table 2.52.2008 2008 -- PDF -- CSV
    • Table 2.52.2009 2009 -- PDF -- CSV
    • Table 2.52.2011 2011 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Attitudes toward the death penalty for persons convicted of murder, by politics and religious affiliation, United States
    Table 2.0037.2010 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Attitudes toward the better penalty for murder, United States
    Table 2.49.2010 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Attitudes toward the death penalty for persons convicted of murder, by demographic characteristics, United States, selected years
    Table 2.50 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Attitudes toward the death penalty for murder for selected groups, United States
    Table 2.53 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Reported reasons for favoring the death penalty for persons convicted of murder, United States
    Table 2.55 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Reported reasons for opposing the death penalty for persons convicted of murder, United States
    Table 2.56 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Attitudes toward the death penalty for murder for selected groups, United States
    Table 2.53 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Attitudes toward the better penalty for murder, United States
    Table 2.49.2010 -- PDF -- CSV