How Much Are Insufficient Mental Health Resources to Blame for School Shootings (June 2018)

How Much Are Insufficient Mental Health Resources to Blame for School Shootings (June 2018)

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categoryTotal
A great deal49%
A fair amount33%
Not much10%
Not at all3%
Don't know/No opinion5%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
A great deal52%43%48%
A fair amount34%26%33%
Not much9%12%11%
Not at all1%5%3%
Don't know/No opinion3%13%4%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
A great deal52%42%56%
A fair amount33%43%31%
Not much12%8%8%
Not at all0%4%1%
Don't know/No opinion3%4%4%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
A great deal49%43%50%
A fair amount35%38%29%
Not much10%8%14%
Not at all3%3%4%
Don't know/No opinion3%8%3%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
A great deal57%41%47%
A fair amount31%34%34%
Not much9%11%11%
Not at all2%3%3%
Don't know/No opinion1%11%4%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
A great deal55%57%60%
A fair amount36%31%27%
Not much5%11%8%
Not at all1%1%4%
Don't know/No opinion2%0%2%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
A great deal44%48%48%
A fair amount43%31%32%
Not much7%14%11%
Not at all3%2%5%
Don't know/No opinion4%4%4%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
A great deal54%46%42%
A fair amount32%31%36%
Not much9%12%14%
Not at all2%5%3%
Don't know/No opinion3%6%5%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
A great deal49%45%55%
A fair amount33%40%27%
Not much12%4%11%
Not at all3%2%2%
Don't know/No opinion3%9%6%

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categoryMaleFemale
A great deal43%54%
A fair amount36%30%
Not much14%7%
Not at all3%2%
Don't know/No opinion4%6%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
A great deal48%50%46%
A fair amount31%33%36%
Not much11%10%11%
Not at all3%3%3%
Don't know/No opinion7%4%4%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
A great deal40%49%50%53%
A fair amount45%31%34%26%
Not much7%10%9%15%
Not at all1%5%2%3%
Don't know/No opinion7%5%5%4%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
A great deal51%52%42%51%52%47%
A fair amount31%29%39%31%32%36%
Not much8%9%12%9%11%12%
Not at all2%2%3%4%3%4%
Don't know/No opinion9%9%5%6%2%2%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
A great deal52%50%42%45%
A fair amount29%36%36%35%
Not much11%7%13%12%
Not at all3%3%4%2%
Don't know/No opinion5%3%6%6%

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categoryThe Bible is the word of God, to be taken literallyThe Bible is the word of God, not to be taken literallyThe Bible is a book written by men
A great deal47%51%49%
A fair amount35%32%33%
Not much10%11%12%
Not at all3%2%3%
Don't know/No opinion4%3%3%

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