Should authorities have right to detain the suspected
Variable: wotrial
Module:
ISSP Role of Gov't
Subject:
United States
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Suppose the government suspected that a terrorist act was about to happen. Do you think the authorities should have the right to…
A. Detain people for as long as they want without putting them on trial?

Year Availability
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Definitely should have right
2 Probably should have right
3 Probably should not have right
4 Definitely should not have right
8 Cant choose
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
2006 2016
351 205
449 290
347 391
348 468
21 23
2 13
2992 1477
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 2849
Missing cases 59617