Comparison: Violence in media to blame for mass shootings in the US, 2011 and 2013

How much do you think violence in movies, video games, and music lyrics is to blame for the mass shootings that have occurred in the US in recent years?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Sep 20, 2013
Comparison: Violence in media to blame for mass shootings in the US, 2011 and 2013 The statistic shows a comparison of the results of a survey among Americans in 2011 and in 2013 on the reaons for mass shootings. They were asked how much they think violence in movies, video games, and music lyrics is responsible for these shootings. In January 2011, 31 percent of respondents said violence in movies, video games, and music lyrics was to blame a "great deal" for these shootings. In 2013, 32 percent of respondents said the same.
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How much do you think violence in movies, video games, and music lyrics is to blame for the mass shootings that have occurred in the US in recent years?

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