Results of SurveyUSA News Poll #20149
 
1Would citywide curfews for minors be a good idea? Or a bad idea?
500 AdultsAllGenderAgeRaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 3.5%MaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Good Idea81%74%88%77%82%85%82%87%70%**81%89%77%83%83%82%
Bad Idea13%18%9%20%11%9%12%0%30%**12%7%20%10%14%14%
Not Sure6%8%3%4%7%6%6%13%0%**7%4%4%7%3%4%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%30%42%28%83%6%6%5%42%26%29%40%36%14%
 
 
2Would curfews reduce crime? Increase crime? Or have no effect on crime?
500 AdultsAllGenderAgeRaceParty AffiliationIdeology
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.2%MaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Reduce Crime67%57%76%55%70%74%69%63%51%**73%67%57%67%71%58%
Increase Crime5%7%2%10%1%3%3%0%20%**1%4%10%5%5%4%
No Effect25%30%20%33%24%18%25%16%29%**22%26%27%22%22%35%
Not Sure4%6%2%2%5%4%3%22%0%**3%2%6%6%2%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%30%42%28%83%6%6%5%42%26%29%40%36%14%
 
 
** Too few respondents of this type were interviewed for this data to be meaningful.