Wrongly Convicted of Death Penalty Offenses (February 2015)

Wrongly Convicted of Death Penalty Offenses (February 2015)

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categorycolumn-1
Never3%
Almost never29%
Occasionally47%
A great deal of the time12%
Don't know9%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Never1%1%4%
Almost never15%15%45%
Occasionally52%58%42%
A great deal of the time24%12%3%
Don't know7%15%6%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Never3%3%5%
Almost never40%44%48%
Occasionally48%42%38%
A great deal of the time3%4%2%
Don't know6%7%6%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Never4%0%1%
Almost never11%22%13%
Occasionally60%51%49%
A great deal of the time20%19%29%
Don't know6%8%7%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Never0%1%5%
Almost never12%18%43%
Occasionally56%52%41%
A great deal of the time27%16%4%
Don't know4%14%7%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Never2%2%10%
Almost never39%47%43%
Occasionally49%42%32%
A great deal of the time5%3%6%
Don't know5%6%9%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Never0%0%1%
Almost never14%11%12%
Occasionally68%60%33%
A great deal of the time14%25%48%
Don't know4%3%7%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Never1%5%5%
Almost never13%37%52%
Occasionally54%50%35%
A great deal of the time25%3%2%
Don't know8%5%6%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Never3%1%3%
Almost never35%14%21%
Occasionally47%46%49%
A great deal of the time8%30%15%
Don't know7%9%12%

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categoryMaleFemale
Never4%2%
Almost never34%24%
Occasionally44%50%
A great deal of the time11%14%
Don't know6%11%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Never3%2%3%
Almost never25%29%36%
Occasionally45%49%47%
A great deal of the time18%12%6%
Don't know9%8%9%

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Never2%3%3%2%
Almost never23%27%31%32%
Occasionally46%49%48%46%
A great deal of the time16%13%10%13%
Don't know12%8%8%7%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Never0%2%2%4%3%3%
Almost never26%27%30%24%31%34%
Occasionally54%47%46%54%48%46%
A great deal of the time9%12%15%12%11%10%
Don't know10%12%7%7%8%7%

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