Background Checks on All Gun Purchases (June 2021)

Background Checks on All Gun Purchases (June 2021)

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categoryTotal
Strongly support55%
Somewhat support16%
Somewhat oppose10%
Strongly oppose11%
Don't know/No opinion7%

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CategoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Strongly support80%40%38%
Somewhat support8%17%23%
Somewhat oppose5%9%15%
Strongly oppose4%18%16%
Don't know/No opinion3%16%8%

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CategoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Strongly support74%81%82%
Somewhat support11%7%7%
Somewhat oppose8%6%4%
Strongly oppose4%0%5%
Don't know/No opinion2%4%3%

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CategoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Strongly support30%45%40%
Somewhat support18%17%27%
Somewhat oppose16%14%15%
Strongly oppose28%12%12%
Don't know/No opinion8%12%6%

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CategoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Strongly support82%58%37%
Somewhat support6%14%24%
Somewhat oppose5%6%16%
Strongly oppose4%7%18%
Don't know/No opinion3%15%5%

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CategoryLean liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Strongly support75%89%80%
Somewhat support12%5%2%
Somewhat oppose7%5%3%
Strongly oppose1%0%10%
Don't know/No opinion5%1%5%

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CategoryLean conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Strongly support41%31%40%
Somewhat support22%27%23%
Somewhat oppose11%20%15%
Strongly oppose19%18%17%
Don't know/No opinion7%4%5%

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CategoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Strongly support51%62%64%
Somewhat support19%13%13%
Somewhat oppose12%6%7%
Strongly oppose13%8%8%
Don't know/No opinion6%11%8%

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CategoryMaleFemale
Strongly support47%63%
Somewhat support18%14%
Somewhat oppose13%8%
Strongly oppose18%6%
Don't know/No opinion4%9%

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CategoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Strongly support58%55%50%
Somewhat support16%16%18%
Somewhat oppose9%10%13%
Strongly oppose9%11%16%
Don't know/No opinion8%8%3%

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Category18-2930-4445-6465+
Strongly support48%50%57%63%
Somewhat support12%18%18%14%
Somewhat oppose12%10%9%11%
Strongly oppose14%12%10%9%
Don't know/No opinion14%9%5%3%

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CategoryNo HSHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Strongly support58%55%55%44%57%62%
Somewhat support8%14%15%17%17%22%
Somewhat oppose14%8%10%14%12%8%
Strongly oppose10%10%11%20%11%8%
Don't know/No opinion10%13%9%5%4%0%

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CategoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Strongly support54%47%59%66%
Somewhat support15%20%18%13%
Somewhat oppose13%10%11%4%
Strongly oppose11%12%6%14%
Don't know/No opinion6%10%7%4%

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CategoryThe Bible is the actual word of God and is to be taken literally, word for word.The Bible is the word of God but not everything in it should be taken literally, word for word.The Bible is a book written by men and is not the word of God.Don't know.
Strongly support48%51%67%57%
Somewhat support17%20%12%9%
Somewhat oppose13%12%5%10%
Strongly oppose12%11%13%4%
Don't know/No opinion9%6%2%20%

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