Favor or oppose gun permits
Variable: gunlaw
Module:
Core
Subject:
Guns
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Would you favor or oppose a law which would require a person to obtain a police permit before he or she could buy a gun?

Year Availability
Available in 28 of 31 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Favor
2 Oppose
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1980 1982 1984 1985 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016
1131 1099 1112 1096 1068 1094 1018 1347 1034 1105 1304 717 803 719 801 870 1551 1544 1535 1479 737 709 1568 1050 947 944 1224 1330
431 371 347 354 404 405 421 467 396 406 476 230 212 179 175 185 406 338 302 332 179 182 395 283 324 339 469 528
48 25 18 38 21 29 28 40 37 19 36 26 16 16 12 19 31 37 42 46 7 6 35 18 9 21 17 25
3 9 7 2 6 2 1 6 6 4 3 4 2 3 5 1 8 4 3 4 1 1 5 1 1 4 4 7
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 504 504 455 524 531 996 981 950 956 1841 1914 2507 671 763 666 824 977
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 40472
Missing cases 21994