Strictness of Gun Control Laws (November 2015)

Strictness of Gun Control Laws (November 2015)

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More strict41%
Less strict18%
Left as they are now36%
Don't know / No opinion6%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
More strict71%47%15%
Less strict6%19%26%
Left as they are now16%29%55%
Don't know / No opinion6%4%5%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
More strict9%25%13%
Less strict33%18%25%
Left as they are now56%51%56%
Don't know / No opinion3%5%5%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
More strict76%55%80%
Less strict1%13%5%
Left as they are now21%20%10%
Don't know / No opinion2%12%5%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
More strict78%51%17%
Less strict5%10%29%
Left as they are now13%28%51%
Don't know / No opinion5%11%3%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
More strict22%15%17%
Less strict21%25%39%
Left as they are now50%58%42%
Don't know / No opinion6%3%2%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
More strict68%78%87%
Less strict6%7%0%
Left as they are now22%10%8%
Don't know / No opinion4%5%5%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
More strict72%26%5%
Less strict7%17%46%
Left as they are now14%52%48%
Don't know / No opinion6%4%0%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
More strict31%60%55%
Less strict21%9%13%
Left as they are now42%22%28%
Don't know / No opinion6%10%4%

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categoryMaleFemale
More strict36%45%
Less strict26%11%
Left as they are now35%36%
Don't know / No opinion3%8%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
More strict51%41%26%
Less strict15%17%24%
Left as they are now26%37%45%
Don't know / No opinion8%5%5%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
More strict43%43%41%36%
Less strict16%20%19%15%
Left as they are now32%30%35%46%
Don't know / No opinion8%7%6%3%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
More strict40%41%35%47%41%49%
Less strict22%13%22%19%19%11%
Left as they are now21%38%39%32%38%34%
Don't know / No opinion16%7%5%2%3%6%

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