How satisfied are you with the strictness of gun laws in the US?

Satisfaction with gun policy in the US 2014 This survey, conducted by Gallup across the U.S. in January 2014, shows the level of satisfaction among the US population regarding the strictness of the existing gun laws. In January 2014, 40 percent of respondents stated they were totally satisfied with the existing gun laws, while 43 percent of respondents claimed the same a year earlier.
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Share of respondents2014, Jan 5-82013, Jan 7-102012, Jan 5-8
Total satisfied40%43%50%
Dissatisfied, want stricter31%38%25%
Dissatisfied, want less strict16%5%8%
Dissatisfied, remain same8%8%9%
No opinion5%5%8%
Share of respondents2014, Jan 5-82013, Jan 7-102012, Jan 5-8
Total satisfied40%43%50%
Dissatisfied, want stricter31%38%25%
Dissatisfied, want less strict16%5%8%
Dissatisfied, remain same8%8%9%
No opinion5%5%8%
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This survey, conducted by Gallup across the U.S. in January 2014, shows the level of satisfaction among the US population regarding the strictness of the existing gun laws. In January 2014, 40 percent of respondents stated they were totally satisfied with the existing gun laws, while 43 percent of respondents claimed the same a year earlier.
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Release date
January 2014
Region
United States
Survey time period
January 5-8, 2014
Number of respondents
1,018 respondents
Age group
ab 18 Jahre
Method of interview
Telephone interview
Supplementary notes
The source worded the question as follows: "Would you like to see gun laws in this country made more strict, less strict, or remain as they are?"

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