View of U.S. citizens on the frequency of the death sentence

Do you think that the death penalty often is imposed in the right amount or too little?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 13, 2009
View of U.S. citizens on the frequency of the death sentence The statistic reflects the opinion of the surveyed U.S. citizens about the frequency of the death penalty. 49 percent of respondents believe that the death penalty is sentenced not often enough.
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Do you think that the death penalty often is imposed in the right amount or too little?

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Percentage of respondents
Too often20%
In the right amount24%
not often enough49%
Percentage of respondents
Too often20%
In the right amount24%
not often enough49%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 13, 2009
The statistic reflects the opinion of the surveyed U.S. citizens about the frequency of the death penalty. 49 percent of respondents believe that the death penalty is sentenced not often enough.
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