Materials provide outlet
Variable: pornout
Module:
Core
Subject:
Sex
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

The next questions are about pornography--books, movies, magazines, and photographs that show or describe sex activities.
I''m going to read some opinions about the effects of looking at or reading such sexual materials. As I read each one, please tell me if you think sexual materials do or do not have that effect.
READ EACH ITEM. CODE ONE FOR EACH
D. Sexual materials provide an outlet for bottled-up impulses

Year Availability
Available in 15 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 Yes
2 No
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1973 1975 1976 1978 1980 1983 1984 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994
820 836 829 899 865 911 887 870 1075 557 617 528 567 634 587
528 413 427 445 393 501 399 447 479 303 271 239 307 275 303
151 236 235 183 204 176 177 145 253 132 141 129 139 138 132
5 5 8 5 6 11 10 8 12 5 6 3 4 10 5
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 484 502 473 500 549 1965
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 17212
Missing cases 45254