Should background check be required for private gun sale
Variable: gunsales
Module:
Gun Control
Subject:
Guns
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

In most states a gun owner may legally sell his or her gun without proof that the buyer has passed a criminal history check. How strongly do you favor or oppose a law that required private gun sales to be subject to the same background check requirements as sales by licensed dealers? Do you…

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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Strongly favor
2 Favor
3 Neither favor nor oppose
4 Oppose
5 Strongly oppose
8 Dont know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
2006
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Summary Statistics
Valid cases 1333
Missing cases 61133