Results of SurveyUSA Mkt Research Study #24554
 
1How much of a problem do you believe gun violence is in America?
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Major Problem59%52%66%49%55%67%71%52%69%55%79%63%53%60%52%63%61%68%52%64%43%56%24%73%43%54%27%66%61%56%65%46%54%35%40%82%40%41%38%52%74%79%88%48%48%59%74%82%62%61%54%59%57%62%57%
Somewhat Of a Problem23%25%21%27%26%17%20%27%18%25%12%19%34%25%23%23%26%14%25%22%28%25%33%18%25%32%34%20%22%26%20%29%22%46%29%14%24%37%29%29%22%15%8%21%29%26%18%11%20%24%25%23%24%20%27%
Minor Problem9%11%8%12%10%7%7%11%7%10%5%10%5%8%10%9%7%12%11%9%14%10%20%6%18%8%12%8%9%11%8%14%10%12%15%3%18%11%22%8%3%4%1%13%15%9%4%4%10%8%10%10%9%10%8%
Not a Problem7%11%4%10%7%7%2%9%5%8%3%7%7%6%13%4%5%5%11%5%14%7%20%3%12%5%24%5%8%5%7%8%11%3%15%1%16%10%10%8%1%1%1%17%7%5%3%1%7%5%11%7%9%7%7%
Not Sure1%1%1%2%2%1%0%2%1%2%1%1%0%2%1%1%2%1%1%1%1%2%3%1%2%1%2%1%1%2%1%3%2%5%2%0%2%0%1%2%0%1%2%2%1%1%1%1%1%2%1%2%1%1%1%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
2How much of a problem do you believe gun violence is in your neighborhood?
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Major Problem16%16%15%16%17%19%8%16%14%13%27%20%7%19%18%14%15%18%17%15%13%20%9%17%16%18%10%15%15%18%15%14%22%14%10%22%14%9%8%12%11%24%27%18%11%13%18%22%24%14%10%19%14%18%11%
Somewhat Of a Problem16%15%17%15%19%18%11%17%15%14%20%25%17%10%15%17%16%15%20%14%14%16%13%17%16%20%18%16%16%18%15%21%13%20%12%20%9%16%16%15%20%18%21%12%16%19%17%17%20%16%12%14%13%16%21%
Minor Problem28%26%29%30%27%22%31%29%26%26%24%36%52%16%26%28%30%21%25%29%22%28%22%30%20%23%26%29%29%23%28%28%25%28%29%28%25%28%32%26%32%28%25%20%28%32%26%29%32%28%22%29%25%27%30%
Not a Problem39%41%36%37%36%38%48%36%42%46%26%16%21%50%39%39%38%44%37%40%51%31%54%34%47%38%45%38%39%38%41%35%34%33%48%28%52%45%42%44%34%29%25%49%45%34%37%30%23%39%53%37%46%38%36%
Not Sure2%2%2%2%1%3%2%2%2%1%3%3%3%4%3%2%1%1%1%2%0%4%2%2%1%1%1%2%2%4%1%2%6%6%1%2%0%1%2%3%3%1%2%0%1%2%2%2%0%2%3%1%2%2%3%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
3In general, do you believe having a gun in your home makes you more safe or less safe? Or, does it make no difference?
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
More Safe51%57%45%54%57%51%38%55%46%55%43%47%24%50%59%52%43%42%60%46%76%60%80%35%77%61%76%44%52%46%51%57%42%55%75%31%76%62%68%56%32%35%33%70%61%52%28%39%52%47%57%48%51%55%46%
Less Safe13%15%12%16%12%13%10%15%12%12%18%16%28%8%9%12%17%24%13%14%7%10%9%18%8%15%12%14%14%13%15%11%10%5%7%20%6%14%6%10%20%16%26%7%9%12%23%29%18%15%6%14%12%12%17%
No Difference29%24%34%26%24%27%44%25%34%27%31%33%33%37%26%29%32%28%23%32%16%25%10%38%13%20%10%34%28%33%28%25%40%30%15%41%15%19%21%29%37%41%32%18%23%30%43%23%26%29%31%28%33%26%31%
Not Sure7%5%8%4%6%9%8%5%8%6%9%4%14%6%6%6%8%6%5%7%1%5%2%9%2%4%2%8%6%8%6%7%8%10%3%8%3%5%5%5%11%8%9%5%7%6%6%9%4%9%5%9%4%7%6%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
4In general, do you believe private citizens carrying guns in public makes you more safe or less safe? Or, does it make no difference?
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
More Safe33%40%27%34%36%35%24%35%31%38%21%26%19%24%35%34%27%39%38%30%52%38%55%21%60%46%52%26%35%25%35%34%20%30%56%16%65%38%53%36%14%17%15%57%42%32%13%21%33%30%38%31%36%36%27%
Less Safe38%34%42%41%37%32%45%39%37%34%42%47%52%45%32%38%46%41%37%39%27%34%20%47%24%28%17%44%39%38%40%37%36%19%20%56%19%30%20%29%64%53%58%21%27%35%65%61%44%40%30%37%31%36%49%
No Difference21%21%22%20%19%24%24%19%24%21%25%20%19%23%25%21%18%16%19%23%18%22%21%22%13%23%24%22%19%30%18%20%35%36%18%20%14%24%19%27%15%19%22%19%25%22%15%15%17%23%23%23%23%21%18%
Not Sure7%5%10%6%8%10%7%7%9%7%11%6%9%7%8%7%9%3%7%8%3%6%5%9%4%3%7%9%7%7%6%10%9%15%6%8%3%8%8%8%8%11%5%3%7%10%7%3%6%7%10%9%10%7%5%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
5Thinking about gun laws ... in general, do you believe gun laws in the United States should be stronger, less strong, or kept the same as they are now?
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Should Be Stronger59%52%66%55%60%60%61%57%61%54%75%67%61%55%52%59%66%65%55%62%45%57%27%71%44%54%26%65%61%53%63%55%48%38%39%83%35%46%38%52%79%79%86%44%48%61%74%83%61%63%51%61%53%64%55%
Less Strong13%18%8%16%14%10%10%15%10%13%9%13%15%22%14%14%11%8%17%10%19%11%28%9%23%15%31%9%13%15%12%16%14%20%19%7%22%16%18%17%5%8%4%19%15%15%6%7%15%12%13%14%15%10%15%
Kept The Same22%26%19%23%21%25%20%22%23%27%12%16%10%15%26%23%18%22%23%22%32%27%39%14%30%27%37%19%22%24%21%23%28%29%36%7%39%31%38%23%12%10%7%34%30%18%16%6%19%21%29%19%27%23%20%
Not Sure6%4%7%6%5%5%8%5%6%6%4%3%14%7%8%4%5%6%5%6%4%5%6%6%3%4%7%6%5%8%4%6%10%13%6%3%4%7%7%7%5%3%3%3%6%6%4%4%6%5%7%7%4%3%9%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
6Thinking about the various types of gun incidents, how big of a problem do you think each of the following is?

Mass shootings in schools.

1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 2.9 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Major Problem74%66%82%71%73%77%79%72%77%72%76%83%72%76%73%73%78%70%73%76%61%70%58%83%61%69%58%79%75%73%76%68%74%63%64%84%59%70%54%74%86%87%84%65%65%75%85%84%73%75%74%77%71%74%75%
Somewhat Of a Problem17%20%14%17%18%16%15%17%16%18%16%12%19%13%16%20%14%14%18%16%24%20%25%12%19%22%17%15%17%15%15%24%14%24%22%13%26%15%30%16%13%9%12%19%21%19%11%10%19%16%15%17%20%15%16%
Minor Problem7%11%4%8%8%6%6%8%6%8%7%5%5%11%7%6%6%12%8%7%11%8%13%4%17%6%15%5%7%7%7%7%6%8%10%3%11%13%12%7%0%3%4%12%11%6%2%5%6%7%8%4%6%8%8%
Not a Problem2%3%0%3%2%1%0%2%1%2%2%1%3%0%2%1%1%4%1%2%3%2%4%0%3%2%8%1%1%2%1%1%3%1%3%0%4%2%4%2%0%0%0%4%3%1%1%1%2%1%3%1%2%2%1%
Not Sure0%1%0%1%0%0%0%1%0%1%0%0%0%0%1%0%0%0%0%0%0%0%0%0%0%1%1%0%0%2%0%0%2%3%0%0%0%0%1%1%0%0%0%0%0%0%1%0%0%0%1%1%1%0%0%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
7Mass shootings in places other than schools.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.2 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Major Problem66%61%72%65%66%68%68%65%68%64%66%76%71%65%67%63%71%67%63%69%51%68%44%76%51%63%41%72%67%68%68%63%69%53%55%78%53%59%51%65%79%76%83%57%54%72%72%79%68%67%64%71%62%66%68%
Somewhat Of a Problem21%21%21%19%21%22%21%20%22%22%24%16%8%23%16%26%21%14%23%19%31%20%25%17%31%24%28%19%21%19%20%22%17%28%23%17%22%24%25%22%18%21%12%21%26%18%23%14%18%22%22%17%21%22%21%
Minor Problem9%12%6%9%9%7%10%9%8%10%8%4%11%4%9%9%7%13%10%8%10%7%20%6%12%10%21%7%8%10%9%8%10%13%14%3%19%11%13%9%2%2%4%15%14%7%4%3%9%9%9%7%12%8%8%
Not a Problem3%6%1%6%3%2%0%5%1%3%1%3%6%8%6%2%1%5%3%3%7%3%9%1%7%2%8%2%3%3%3%5%3%3%7%1%6%4%10%2%0%1%0%7%5%2%1%3%4%2%4%5%4%2%2%
Not Sure1%1%1%1%1%1%0%1%0%1%1%1%4%0%1%0%1%2%1%1%1%1%2%0%0%1%2%1%1%1%0%2%2%3%0%1%0%1%1%1%1%0%0%1%0%1%0%1%1%1%0%1%1%0%1%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
8Everyday crimes committed with the use of a gun.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Major Problem53%49%56%47%52%62%52%49%58%49%62%60%63%61%51%51%60%45%50%55%44%56%29%61%39%45%31%58%54%51%56%41%56%38%41%67%40%46%37%51%61%66%70%54%41%53%57%70%57%53%48%53%45%56%55%
Somewhat Of a Problem32%31%33%33%32%28%37%32%32%34%29%28%26%23%31%34%30%36%31%32%33%31%38%31%33%38%36%31%32%33%31%38%27%40%36%28%33%36%34%39%31%27%27%25%41%36%33%19%31%31%34%33%33%32%31%
Minor Problem11%13%9%14%12%7%10%13%8%13%6%8%8%13%11%12%9%14%12%10%18%10%21%7%23%14%16%9%11%10%10%15%8%20%16%4%20%12%20%8%7%6%2%17%13%9%8%9%8%12%13%8%16%9%11%
Not a Problem3%5%1%5%3%2%1%4%2%3%3%4%3%1%6%2%1%6%5%2%5%3%11%1%4%1%14%2%3%2%2%6%5%0%6%1%6%5%8%1%1%1%0%3%5%2%1%1%4%2%3%5%3%2%3%
Not Sure1%1%1%1%1%1%0%1%1%1%0%0%0%2%2%1%1%0%1%1%1%0%2%1%1%2%3%1%1%3%1%0%4%2%1%0%1%1%1%1%0%0%0%1%0%1%1%1%0%1%1%1%2%1%1%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
9Shootings in domestic abuse cases.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Major Problem49%43%54%47%52%52%43%49%48%45%57%57%60%50%47%49%51%50%49%49%39%49%29%56%40%43%33%52%49%48%52%40%47%37%37%61%35%41%26%55%56%59%65%44%40%51%50%70%56%47%44%53%45%48%50%
Somewhat Of a Problem31%31%32%29%27%34%39%28%36%34%25%29%25%31%30%31%34%29%29%33%34%35%32%30%30%37%33%31%32%30%30%36%31%35%34%28%31%36%40%27%31%29%29%30%33%32%35%20%25%34%33%28%30%34%31%
Minor Problem14%19%10%17%16%12%12%16%12%16%10%10%11%17%17%15%10%16%16%13%22%12%26%10%22%15%27%12%14%17%13%16%16%23%21%8%27%18%25%15%9%5%4%20%22%12%8%7%12%15%16%13%18%13%15%
Not a Problem3%5%1%6%3%1%1%5%1%3%2%4%5%0%5%2%2%4%5%2%5%2%10%2%7%2%7%2%3%2%3%6%2%1%6%0%6%4%8%2%1%1%1%5%4%4%1%2%6%1%4%4%4%3%2%
Not Sure2%1%3%1%2%1%5%2%3%2%6%1%0%2%2%2%4%1%1%3%1%1%3%3%1%2%1%2%2%2%2%1%3%4%1%3%0%1%2%0%2%5%1%0%1%1%6%1%1%2%4%2%3%2%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
10"Heat of the moment" shootings (e.g., road rage, bar fights, arguments with neighbors, etc.)
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Major Problem46%39%53%45%46%48%45%45%47%42%56%50%55%52%43%48%49%40%45%47%39%47%24%53%39%40%28%50%46%47%49%36%46%36%34%56%40%37%26%50%49%55%61%45%36%48%50%60%51%45%42%49%35%51%46%
Somewhat Of a Problem33%32%33%30%30%35%38%30%36%35%30%32%20%26%31%33%35%33%30%34%33%32%37%32%31%36%27%33%32%33%32%37%27%40%36%31%27%39%35%29%39%32%33%25%37%34%36%27%31%33%34%27%36%32%35%
Minor Problem16%21%12%18%18%14%15%18%14%18%11%14%20%15%19%15%14%23%19%15%19%19%29%12%20%22%31%14%16%15%15%21%19%20%20%11%26%17%28%16%10%11%5%23%19%14%13%11%13%18%17%16%23%13%17%
Not a Problem4%6%1%6%4%2%2%5%2%4%1%4%5%4%5%4%2%5%5%3%8%2%10%2%9%1%11%2%4%3%4%6%3%2%9%1%6%7%10%3%1%1%0%7%6%4%1%0%5%3%5%6%4%4%2%
Not Sure1%1%1%1%1%1%1%1%1%1%2%0%0%3%2%1%1%0%0%1%1%1%1%1%0%1%2%1%1%3%1%1%4%1%1%1%1%0%2%1%0%1%1%0%2%1%0%1%0%1%1%1%2%0%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
11Accidental or unintentional shootings.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Major Problem29%23%35%31%34%31%15%32%24%26%34%39%47%15%30%26%32%26%33%27%23%30%15%33%24%24%23%31%29%29%30%23%31%28%18%38%14%27%15%32%32%35%42%26%23%26%31%50%36%25%27%30%25%31%28%
Somewhat Of a Problem35%34%35%30%33%37%41%31%39%32%43%36%25%57%32%38%33%36%32%36%31%38%29%36%31%38%31%35%35%32%36%33%32%22%32%41%31%34%24%32%38%39%44%30%31%39%39%31%31%37%34%29%32%37%38%
Minor Problem27%32%23%31%24%23%33%28%27%32%11%23%20%17%27%29%26%26%27%28%34%25%38%24%31%30%25%26%27%27%25%36%26%37%36%17%36%28%49%26%28%18%12%29%33%29%22%13%26%28%27%32%35%22%26%
Not a Problem8%10%5%6%7%9%10%6%9%9%12%1%5%11%8%6%8%12%7%8%11%6%16%6%13%3%19%7%8%8%8%7%7%6%13%4%16%11%10%7%2%6%2%14%12%4%7%7%6%8%10%6%7%9%7%
Not Sure2%2%2%2%2%1%1%2%1%2%1%1%3%0%3%1%1%1%1%2%1%2%2%1%1%5%2%1%1%4%1%2%4%7%2%0%2%0%1%3%1%2%0%1%2%2%1%0%1%2%2%3%2%1%1%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
12Suicides using a gun.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Major Problem39%35%42%41%38%44%26%40%37%34%48%52%46%33%39%38%39%36%42%37%30%53%27%40%36%38%30%40%39%38%40%30%40%35%29%45%31%30%21%47%39%43%52%40%32%36%38%56%43%36%39%37%33%40%43%
Somewhat Of a Problem32%30%33%31%31%28%37%31%32%33%25%30%33%30%32%31%33%27%30%33%32%27%27%34%23%36%31%32%31%34%30%36%34%29%29%35%33%33%23%27%39%33%36%28%30%34%40%25%28%34%31%29%31%33%31%
Minor Problem21%23%18%18%22%19%26%20%22%24%16%10%13%20%17%25%18%23%20%21%26%16%28%19%32%20%18%20%20%21%20%24%19%22%27%14%26%26%36%18%19%15%10%22%28%21%16%11%20%22%19%25%26%18%18%
Not a Problem6%10%3%8%6%6%5%7%5%6%3%8%8%11%7%5%5%11%6%6%10%2%17%4%8%4%19%4%7%4%6%7%3%8%11%3%10%6%13%5%3%3%2%10%6%6%2%7%7%6%6%8%6%5%7%
Not Sure3%2%4%2%3%4%6%2%4%3%9%0%0%5%4%1%5%3%2%4%2%3%3%3%1%2%3%4%3%4%3%2%4%7%5%3%1%5%7%3%1%5%0%1%4%3%4%1%1%3%5%2%4%4%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
13Police shootings.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Major Problem49%43%54%55%49%49%36%53%44%43%59%61%43%62%47%52%48%43%51%48%40%52%32%54%44%44%39%51%49%47%50%44%50%42%36%59%35%38%28%54%54%60%67%43%34%54%49%69%55%48%44%52%46%46%53%
Somewhat Of a Problem29%28%29%24%27%32%33%26%32%30%30%22%39%21%29%28%30%23%28%29%31%31%27%28%25%40%25%28%28%33%28%33%32%22%25%31%24%29%31%26%36%32%23%23%32%26%42%16%24%28%34%27%29%31%26%
Minor Problem15%18%12%12%15%12%25%13%17%18%7%8%8%8%14%13%15%25%13%16%18%10%19%13%19%12%16%14%15%12%15%14%7%28%24%7%26%20%24%15%8%8%5%21%22%14%7%11%11%18%14%12%18%15%14%
Not a Problem7%10%3%7%8%8%4%7%6%7%3%8%9%7%7%6%6%10%8%6%10%5%20%4%12%4%18%5%7%7%6%9%8%7%14%2%15%10%14%5%2%1%2%13%10%6%2%3%10%4%8%9%6%7%6%
Not Sure1%1%1%2%1%0%2%1%1%1%1%0%0%2%2%1%0%0%1%1%1%1%2%1%0%0%2%1%1%1%1%0%3%1%2%1%0%2%2%0%0%0%2%0%2%1%0%1%0%2%1%1%2%1%1%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
14Shootings motivated by religious or racial hatred.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Major Problem59%55%63%59%61%59%56%60%58%54%65%70%70%63%54%61%64%51%59%59%48%61%40%67%48%59%42%63%60%58%61%51%59%51%45%71%45%51%39%61%77%65%76%54%46%62%62%80%63%60%54%60%52%60%62%
Somewhat Of a Problem22%21%23%20%18%27%25%19%26%24%22%16%13%23%21%22%22%28%19%24%27%23%20%21%23%25%19%22%22%20%22%23%19%24%26%20%25%25%24%21%17%24%16%20%26%19%29%14%19%22%25%22%24%22%21%
Minor Problem14%16%11%14%15%10%16%14%12%16%9%8%16%6%14%14%12%13%15%12%17%11%23%10%22%14%27%11%13%15%13%17%11%22%19%8%17%16%29%14%5%10%7%16%21%14%6%4%13%14%14%14%17%13%12%
Not a Problem4%6%2%5%5%3%2%5%3%4%3%5%0%2%8%2%1%8%5%3%6%4%14%1%7%2%10%3%4%5%3%8%6%1%8%1%11%5%7%3%1%0%1%9%4%4%2%1%5%2%6%4%5%4%3%
Not Sure1%1%1%2%1%1%1%2%1%1%0%0%1%6%3%1%0%0%2%1%0%2%3%1%0%1%2%1%1%3%1%1%5%2%2%0%1%3%1%2%0%0%0%0%2%0%1%1%1%2%1%1%2%1%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
15Did you vote in the election last month for Congress and other important offices?
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.2 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Yes65%66%64%55%62%66%84%58%73%65%75%60%55%60%48%68%75%86%61%67%71%60%60%66%75%53%62%66%79%6%85%32%2%9%74%85%72%63%59%48%65%76%90%77%66%61%74%81%67%65%61%60%64%68%62%
No34%33%34%42%37%32%16%40%26%33%25%40%39%40%50%30%25%11%37%31%28%39%38%33%22%44%36%32%20%92%14%65%97%78%24%15%24%35%39%50%34%23%10%20%33%38%25%17%31%33%37%37%34%30%35%
Not Sure2%2%2%3%2%2%0%2%1%2%0%1%5%0%3%2%1%3%2%2%1%1%2%2%3%2%2%1%2%1%1%2%1%13%2%0%3%2%2%2%1%1%0%4%1%1%1%2%2%2%2%2%1%1%3%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
16How important were the candidates' position on guns in your decision regarding who to vote for in 2018? Very important? Somewhat important? Not very important? Or not at all important?
775 Who VotedAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 4.2 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Very55%53%56%51%59%57%50%55%54%49%72%64%70%45%54%53%56%57%60%52%58%51%53%55%65%52%40%54%55%53%57%27%58%74%44%64%57%33%41%51%45%60%76%63%37%55%52%75%63%52%50%58%51%58%49%
Somewhat31%30%33%38%26%29%32%32%30%34%22%25%25%46%34%32%30%24%32%31%31%37%37%29%27%39%43%30%31%43%30%55%0%11%32%29%21%38%36%40%46%32%17%21%42%33%36%19%27%32%35%24%35%30%36%
Not Very9%11%8%5%11%9%13%8%11%12%4%7%0%3%6%10%10%10%6%11%7%10%7%10%4%8%11%10%9%5%9%12%42%0%17%4%18%19%13%9%5%3%5%11%14%7%8%3%7%10%11%10%9%9%9%
Not At All2%3%1%2%2%3%1%2%2%3%1%0%4%3%2%1%2%8%1%3%2%2%2%2%3%1%2%2%2%0%2%3%0%0%4%1%2%6%7%0%1%1%1%2%4%1%2%2%1%3%2%3%2%2%2%
Not Sure3%3%2%4%2%2%3%3%2%3%2%3%2%3%4%4%1%1%1%3%1%1%2%3%2%0%4%3%3%0%2%3%0%15%3%2%3%4%3%0%3%4%1%3%2%3%2%1%2%3%2%6%3%1%4%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Who Voted100%49%51%26%24%27%23%50%50%65%14%14%3%4%24%36%31%9%34%65%19%13%10%56%12%8%5%73%98%2%92%7%0%1%36%47%15%11%10%13%10%21%18%17%21%29%19%12%28%46%26%16%21%41%23%
 
17In your opinion, how high a priority should it be for the new Congress to pass legislation dealing with the problem of gun violence? Is this a very high priority, a fairly high priority, a medium priority, or a low priority?
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Very High Priority45%37%52%41%45%46%51%42%48%41%62%47%48%42%39%45%50%51%42%47%33%43%14%56%34%36%21%50%47%39%50%34%39%22%27%66%25%31%19%44%58%60%76%38%32%45%55%73%50%43%42%53%38%48%41%
Fairly High24%25%23%23%23%26%23%23%25%23%25%29%27%18%24%24%25%15%24%24%22%27%25%23%21%28%22%24%24%24%24%26%22%26%24%24%23%29%22%22%27%28%18%16%27%27%30%12%22%26%22%17%26%24%27%
Medium15%16%14%20%15%14%7%18%11%16%10%16%15%12%18%15%12%8%18%13%19%17%28%10%17%20%39%11%14%20%12%22%18%29%18%7%20%15%24%16%12%10%5%13%16%18%12%10%15%13%18%10%18%16%14%
Low Priority14%20%8%13%14%12%18%13%15%18%2%8%5%16%14%14%11%23%14%14%25%10%29%8%26%10%17%11%15%10%14%16%11%13%29%2%29%20%35%13%2%1%2%30%23%9%3%4%12%14%15%16%14%11%15%
Not Sure3%3%3%3%3%3%1%3%2%3%1%0%4%11%4%2%1%3%2%3%2%3%3%2%2%5%2%3%1%7%1%2%10%10%2%0%3%4%0%5%0%1%0%3%1%2%1%1%1%3%3%3%4%2%3%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
18Now, please tell us how much you trust the opinion of each of these individuals and groups when it comes to guns and gun policy, using a scale from 1 to 10 where 10 means you trust their opinion completely with regards to guns and gun policy, and where 1 means you don't trust their opinion at all with regards to guns and gun policy. If you don't know enough about a person or group to give an opinion, please select the "N/A" option.

First, Donald Trump.

1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
142%35%48%46%35%42%44%41%43%36%58%51%43%60%38%45%43%37%38%44%30%42%25%49%24%37%23%47%44%35%45%35%39%26%11%71%12%8%18%42%62%64%77%22%27%44%55%77%47%45%32%47%41%37%47%
27%6%8%5%6%7%11%6%9%6%11%8%4%1%6%7%7%10%5%8%7%7%5%7%5%9%5%7%7%8%7%8%7%4%4%9%3%4%3%6%14%11%6%1%6%8%16%2%7%5%9%5%6%9%5%
36%6%5%6%6%7%4%6%5%6%4%7%10%4%7%6%6%2%7%5%2%5%8%6%1%3%12%6%5%7%5%5%9%11%3%5%1%5%4%7%7%5%7%1%3%6%9%5%4%7%6%7%6%6%4%
45%5%4%6%6%2%4%6%3%5%4%2%0%6%6%4%3%7%5%4%4%7%4%4%6%6%8%4%4%5%4%8%7%3%5%3%4%7%6%5%8%4%1%3%5%5%5%2%3%5%4%4%5%5%4%
58%10%7%10%10%8%3%10%6%8%6%9%5%13%11%6%10%2%10%7%7%10%8%8%10%12%6%8%7%13%7%12%13%13%10%5%7%9%15%13%3%5%3%7%9%10%5%3%9%8%8%8%7%8%10%
64%4%4%5%5%3%1%5%2%4%6%3%7%0%3%4%4%5%5%3%5%4%4%3%6%7%5%3%3%5%3%5%7%7%5%1%6%7%6%4%2%2%1%5%7%5%0%0%4%4%3%5%4%4%3%
74%5%3%4%4%5%2%4%4%4%1%4%6%2%3%5%5%3%3%4%5%3%10%3%3%4%12%3%4%3%4%4%2%6%8%1%8%6%10%2%0%2%2%5%7%4%3%1%2%4%5%3%4%3%5%
86%8%4%4%7%7%5%6%7%8%3%3%7%3%6%5%6%10%6%6%7%6%9%5%9%4%11%6%6%9%6%5%8%7%12%1%8%16%13%6%2%2%0%11%9%6%2%2%4%5%9%4%7%7%6%
95%6%4%3%7%5%6%5%6%7%3%2%0%0%5%5%5%6%6%5%7%4%9%4%5%4%10%5%5%4%5%6%2%10%12%0%13%12%7%3%1%0%1%10%11%4%2%1%7%4%5%3%5%6%4%
1012%15%8%9%11%12%17%10%14%14%2%9%12%8%13%9%11%19%12%11%21%9%18%8%27%12%6%10%12%9%13%9%5%9%30%2%36%24%17%7%1%3%3%33%14%8%2%7%11%10%15%12%12%13%8%
Unfamiliar2%1%3%2%2%2%2%2%2%2%2%2%7%4%2%3%0%0%1%2%3%2%1%2%3%1%2%2%2%2%1%4%3%4%2%1%2%3%1%4%1%2%0%1%2%3%1%1%3%1%3%2%2%2%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
Averages4.04.63.53.64.44.14.14.04.14.62.63.33.92.84.23.74.04.74.33.95.23.95.43.45.74.14.93.74.04.14.04.23.64.96.91.97.26.85.83.62.02.21.86.65.33.72.42.13.83.84.63.74.14.33.7
 
19The National Rifle Association, or the NRA.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
125%22%29%25%17%30%31%21%31%23%29%31%28%30%20%29%26%32%18%30%15%27%7%33%10%14%5%31%27%21%29%11%29%8%11%43%10%12%10%24%36%36%49%11%17%20%37%66%30%28%18%29%23%21%32%
28%7%10%7%8%6%15%7%10%7%16%4%13%12%6%8%10%13%6%10%7%5%3%10%9%7%4%9%9%8%9%7%5%1%4%13%7%6%4%5%12%13%13%3%7%9%18%5%7%9%8%9%7%10%6%
36%7%5%5%7%5%5%6%5%6%4%6%6%9%8%4%6%3%7%5%3%3%4%6%2%5%9%5%5%5%4%9%6%15%4%6%3%9%4%4%6%5%7%3%5%6%8%2%6%6%5%4%4%6%7%
47%8%7%8%8%6%6%8%6%7%10%8%6%7%9%7%6%4%9%5%5%3%9%8%3%6%13%7%7%7%7%8%8%6%6%7%5%4%9%10%8%9%3%7%8%10%5%2%8%6%8%8%6%9%5%
512%11%14%14%13%11%10%13%11%12%15%10%25%11%13%12%13%8%15%11%12%14%8%13%10%13%11%13%12%15%10%14%15%26%11%9%11%8%18%16%10%12%6%7%14%16%8%4%11%14%10%12%11%12%14%
66%5%6%6%6%5%4%6%5%6%5%6%8%0%6%6%4%4%6%6%5%13%4%4%7%13%2%5%6%5%4%12%4%4%5%6%3%8%9%7%6%3%6%5%6%8%6%1%5%5%7%3%9%4%6%
77%8%6%6%8%8%6%7%7%6%6%11%6%5%6%7%7%8%7%7%12%8%12%4%12%9%15%5%7%7%7%8%6%6%10%5%5%13%9%7%8%7%4%6%10%8%7%3%7%7%7%5%6%9%7%
87%6%7%7%9%5%6%8%6%8%5%6%2%3%7%6%8%4%8%6%6%7%7%7%4%7%4%7%6%8%7%6%8%9%9%5%6%13%7%8%4%4%7%9%8%6%7%4%6%6%9%8%9%5%6%
96%8%5%7%7%5%6%7%5%8%3%4%6%4%5%9%5%6%9%5%9%9%14%3%9%15%13%4%7%6%7%7%2%5%12%2%16%13%7%4%2%3%2%15%9%6%1%3%6%5%9%6%8%5%7%
1014%18%10%13%15%16%10%14%14%16%7%11%1%16%17%11%12%18%15%13%26%9%29%8%31%10%25%10%14%13%14%15%13%10%27%4%34%15%22%14%3%6%3%32%15%10%3%6%13%12%18%14%17%16%7%
Unfamiliar2%1%3%3%2%2%0%2%1%2%1%4%0%2%3%2%1%0%1%3%0%2%2%2%2%1%0%2%2%4%1%2%4%10%0%1%0%0%1%2%5%3%1%2%1%2%0%4%2%2%2%2%1%1%4%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
Averages4.95.34.55.05.44.84.35.14.65.23.94.63.94.45.24.84.74.75.44.66.25.07.04.06.65.76.64.44.95.14.85.64.65.56.63.37.06.26.25.03.53.73.17.05.64.93.42.64.74.65.64.75.35.14.3
 
20Everytown for Gun Safety.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
110%11%10%9%9%14%9%9%12%10%10%10%7%15%12%10%7%10%9%11%10%17%11%8%13%9%13%9%10%12%9%7%20%6%11%9%15%8%9%13%5%10%9%16%11%8%3%15%10%9%12%13%8%11%8%
25%6%4%5%5%4%6%5%5%5%6%2%9%14%5%5%4%7%5%5%9%2%5%4%8%4%6%5%5%4%5%4%6%4%5%6%6%5%4%6%3%5%5%3%4%6%4%9%5%6%4%5%4%5%5%
36%6%6%7%7%4%6%7%5%6%3%8%3%2%6%6%6%6%6%6%5%4%9%5%2%8%18%5%6%7%5%7%5%14%7%5%7%6%8%4%5%4%5%6%5%7%6%5%6%5%7%5%7%6%6%
48%8%7%10%8%6%5%9%6%8%7%5%17%6%8%8%7%5%9%7%9%8%10%6%11%12%10%6%8%7%7%10%5%12%8%7%11%8%6%8%8%5%6%7%7%7%7%6%7%8%8%7%7%8%7%
517%16%18%15%18%16%18%17%17%15%20%19%7%30%13%17%21%12%20%15%16%21%11%17%14%21%10%17%17%17%18%14%14%15%13%19%13%16%13%18%22%17%14%16%18%15%23%8%15%18%17%17%16%17%17%
67%7%6%8%7%7%6%7%6%8%4%7%11%0%6%8%6%9%7%7%8%5%5%7%8%6%9%7%7%7%7%7%8%4%8%6%6%9%9%7%9%6%4%4%10%8%8%6%6%8%6%8%6%6%8%
79%9%9%11%9%10%5%10%8%8%5%15%14%8%7%11%10%6%10%8%7%8%10%10%6%10%12%9%9%10%8%15%5%5%8%10%7%10%6%10%8%12%9%6%8%10%14%6%8%9%9%7%11%9%9%
86%6%7%7%6%6%6%7%6%7%8%3%8%3%7%7%5%8%7%6%6%7%3%7%8%7%4%6%6%9%7%5%5%4%7%6%6%6%9%5%5%6%9%6%8%5%7%7%5%6%8%6%8%6%5%
96%5%6%5%8%5%5%6%5%5%9%9%1%0%6%4%5%11%5%6%3%4%5%7%4%5%3%6%6%5%7%3%3%5%5%8%6%5%2%4%6%7%11%6%5%7%5%10%8%5%4%5%4%7%5%
1011%12%9%9%11%12%9%10%11%11%13%11%4%7%15%8%8%10%11%10%12%8%11%11%14%8%7%11%11%10%10%11%12%8%9%11%11%9%4%13%7%12%15%17%6%11%6%11%13%9%11%11%11%12%7%
Unfamiliar17%14%19%15%12%17%25%14%20%18%15%12%19%15%15%16%20%16%12%19%14%15%19%17%13%11%9%18%17%14%16%16%15%22%19%13%11%20%29%12%22%15%14%13%19%17%17%17%17%19%13%16%18%13%21%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
Averages5.55.55.55.55.65.55.45.65.55.55.85.85.14.45.65.45.55.75.65.55.35.15.35.85.55.44.75.75.65.55.65.64.95.25.45.75.25.55.05.45.75.86.25.65.35.65.85.35.85.45.45.45.75.65.4
 
21Moms Demand Action.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
112%17%8%14%11%12%10%13%11%12%8%10%7%27%17%9%9%13%14%11%18%13%20%8%21%11%17%10%11%14%11%9%23%13%19%5%18%17%20%13%5%6%5%18%15%10%5%6%14%10%14%16%7%12%13%
25%6%3%4%4%5%5%4%5%6%3%2%6%2%5%5%4%3%4%5%5%3%11%4%6%4%13%4%4%6%4%7%4%6%6%3%7%9%6%7%4%1%1%4%8%6%3%1%4%4%5%2%7%4%5%
38%8%8%8%9%6%8%9%7%9%7%4%7%5%8%7%9%3%9%7%9%7%12%6%6%9%19%7%8%7%7%9%7%12%10%5%10%9%10%8%6%5%4%7%10%8%6%6%8%9%6%8%10%5%10%
46%6%7%8%9%6%1%8%4%6%6%5%13%7%7%6%7%4%9%5%6%6%9%6%7%6%5%6%6%9%6%9%5%10%6%6%3%8%7%7%9%6%5%3%8%6%7%8%5%7%6%6%6%7%5%
515%14%16%14%14%18%12%14%16%15%11%16%11%20%15%16%14%11%13%15%17%18%16%13%13%14%9%16%14%16%14%11%20%18%15%12%21%11%14%20%12%12%9%15%18%13%11%12%17%13%15%15%15%14%15%
68%9%7%9%6%7%8%8%8%8%4%9%13%4%6%10%8%4%7%8%8%12%4%8%6%16%8%7%8%8%8%9%7%6%7%9%11%7%5%7%13%7%8%9%6%9%12%4%8%9%6%6%10%8%6%
79%9%8%9%7%9%10%8%9%7%13%13%6%3%7%11%8%7%10%8%8%6%8%10%10%7%10%9%9%7%10%7%6%5%9%10%10%5%6%7%4%14%10%5%7%11%13%7%5%8%13%7%7%11%8%
88%6%11%7%11%8%7%9%7%8%7%12%6%3%8%8%9%11%10%7%5%11%3%10%4%9%7%9%9%7%8%14%3%4%6%11%4%5%6%6%9%13%13%9%5%8%13%10%6%9%9%7%10%8%7%
98%8%7%6%7%7%12%7%9%6%15%13%6%0%5%8%8%16%7%9%6%5%1%10%7%7%1%9%9%4%9%6%4%2%5%13%3%9%2%3%10%12%18%9%6%7%10%11%9%9%6%9%6%9%7%
1012%11%14%11%13%13%13%12%13%12%17%11%11%16%14%12%11%13%12%13%9%9%4%16%11%9%7%14%13%8%14%11%7%5%7%17%7%7%9%13%13%17%18%12%7%13%12%20%14%13%10%15%10%13%12%
Unfamiliar10%8%12%10%8%9%13%9%11%11%9%6%13%13%8%8%13%14%7%12%8%10%11%10%8%7%4%11%9%12%9%8%14%19%9%8%5%13%13%8%13%8%9%9%9%10%8%15%11%10%9%9%12%8%11%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
Averages5.75.36.05.45.75.76.15.55.85.46.56.35.64.65.35.85.76.35.55.84.95.54.06.35.05.64.46.05.85.15.95.64.54.54.76.74.84.84.65.36.26.87.15.54.85.86.56.85.65.85.55.65.65.85.4
 
22Gun violence survivors.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
16%8%4%7%6%6%4%7%5%6%6%5%4%13%8%4%6%11%5%7%8%7%4%6%7%11%5%6%5%12%5%6%15%6%5%6%7%6%10%4%4%5%7%8%9%5%4%7%7%6%5%8%5%6%5%
25%5%5%5%3%6%4%4%5%5%8%4%0%4%5%5%4%9%6%4%4%4%7%4%6%4%12%4%5%3%5%5%6%4%7%3%10%5%4%7%2%4%2%7%4%5%3%3%3%5%5%5%4%5%6%
36%7%5%6%7%6%3%7%5%5%6%5%5%10%8%5%5%2%6%5%5%4%9%5%6%5%12%5%5%8%4%7%6%18%6%4%8%5%8%7%2%4%2%5%6%5%4%3%7%5%6%4%8%5%6%
47%7%6%6%6%5%9%6%7%7%8%3%3%8%6%7%7%7%6%7%10%5%7%6%11%5%7%6%6%8%6%6%6%12%9%4%8%10%11%7%6%3%5%8%9%8%3%5%8%4%9%6%7%7%6%
514%14%13%14%15%12%13%14%13%16%6%10%14%13%14%13%15%10%14%13%19%11%21%11%14%11%19%13%14%12%14%13%13%10%19%8%15%17%16%18%13%10%3%14%16%13%11%7%13%14%13%15%15%11%16%
69%9%10%11%7%10%7%10%9%10%5%13%7%5%12%9%7%7%11%8%9%12%12%8%10%13%8%8%9%13%8%18%8%7%9%9%8%6%12%12%10%10%6%9%9%14%6%3%9%8%11%12%9%9%8%
710%10%9%11%12%8%9%11%8%9%7%15%13%6%8%12%11%6%13%8%8%9%13%10%9%9%23%9%10%8%9%16%8%4%11%8%9%14%12%10%9%9%7%11%13%9%12%4%8%11%10%6%10%12%8%
813%13%13%14%9%12%17%12%14%12%18%13%20%6%11%14%15%11%11%14%11%15%12%14%12%16%7%14%13%13%15%8%11%8%12%15%12%10%9%9%19%17%17%10%12%14%21%10%9%14%15%13%15%13%12%
99%9%10%7%9%12%9%8%11%8%12%12%2%15%4%12%9%18%9%9%8%8%4%11%4%9%4%11%10%6%10%8%4%7%7%13%6%8%5%9%9%11%16%7%8%10%13%13%9%11%7%6%11%10%8%
1019%17%21%15%21%21%19%18%20%19%23%17%20%18%20%18%19%18%16%21%16%21%9%22%19%14%3%21%20%13%22%12%15%9%12%28%14%11%10%14%24%27%33%19%10%14%22%40%23%19%16%22%13%19%21%
Unfamiliar3%2%4%3%3%2%5%3%3%3%1%2%13%2%4%3%3%0%1%4%1%4%2%3%1%3%1%3%2%4%2%1%6%15%3%1%2%7%2%3%1%1%2%2%3%3%2%4%4%2%3%4%2%2%4%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
Averages6.56.26.76.26.56.66.76.36.66.46.76.77.05.96.26.76.66.36.36.66.06.75.76.86.16.25.26.76.65.86.86.15.55.46.07.25.76.05.66.17.17.27.66.15.96.37.37.56.56.66.36.46.36.66.5
 
23Gun manufacturers.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
124%20%28%22%16%30%32%19%31%23%26%26%32%27%14%30%26%36%17%29%12%24%7%32%9%20%8%29%25%21%27%15%24%9%11%40%8%10%15%20%35%34%48%9%18%20%37%61%28%28%14%30%25%21%24%
28%7%8%6%9%4%14%7%8%7%12%8%8%6%6%7%11%8%6%9%5%4%5%10%4%5%5%9%8%7%8%8%5%5%5%11%3%5%8%5%12%12%11%3%5%9%15%7%7%8%9%5%6%8%11%
310%9%10%9%9%8%13%9%10%9%13%9%3%14%11%8%11%3%10%9%7%7%10%11%8%8%10%10%10%7%10%8%7%15%7%11%6%12%7%8%11%14%7%5%11%12%9%2%9%11%7%8%13%10%8%
47%8%7%9%8%9%3%8%6%7%12%4%6%4%6%8%8%7%10%6%8%6%8%7%7%9%10%7%7%9%7%10%7%8%8%7%6%6%13%8%10%5%5%5%9%10%3%6%6%8%7%8%8%8%5%
514%13%14%13%18%15%8%15%12%13%9%17%22%20%17%13%10%11%13%14%16%17%9%13%16%13%8%14%13%18%11%20%20%17%12%13%11%14%12%19%13%10%13%12%15%14%14%7%13%13%15%12%11%14%16%
67%7%8%9%9%6%5%9%6%8%5%6%13%2%8%6%9%3%10%6%7%11%10%6%11%11%9%6%7%9%7%9%8%8%11%4%10%11%6%5%4%8%3%7%9%8%6%4%5%7%9%7%8%7%9%
78%8%8%6%7%9%11%6%10%9%4%9%3%4%7%7%10%6%8%8%10%8%13%6%7%8%12%8%8%8%8%6%9%4%11%5%11%11%8%9%5%8%3%9%9%10%7%3%7%7%11%6%6%9%8%
87%9%5%10%7%4%3%9%4%6%7%8%3%7%11%5%4%2%8%5%7%7%18%4%8%7%12%5%7%6%5%11%6%12%10%3%7%10%13%10%3%2%3%10%7%7%4%4%9%5%6%9%7%7%4%
94%5%3%5%5%3%1%5%2%4%4%1%4%3%4%5%2%4%6%3%8%5%6%2%9%8%7%2%4%2%4%3%1%3%8%2%8%6%5%3%1%3%2%7%7%3%1%2%5%2%5%3%4%4%3%
109%13%6%9%10%11%8%9%9%11%5%9%3%9%12%7%7%16%10%9%18%8%12%6%21%8%16%7%9%9%10%8%10%4%16%4%27%10%7%10%3%3%4%29%6%5%4%2%9%8%12%9%9%10%9%
Unfamiliar3%2%4%4%3%3%1%4%2%3%2%3%3%5%4%3%2%5%2%4%1%4%3%3%2%2%4%3%2%5%2%2%4%16%3%1%1%4%5%1%4%1%1%2%3%3%2%2%3%3%3%3%3%2%4%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
Averages4.65.14.14.85.04.43.84.94.24.83.94.43.94.25.34.24.24.35.14.25.84.86.13.86.25.06.14.14.54.64.45.04.74.95.93.26.75.55.05.03.33.53.06.74.94.43.42.64.54.25.34.44.54.74.4
 
24Democrats in Congress.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
123%29%18%19%20%30%26%20%28%28%9%14%22%29%24%24%22%24%23%23%32%25%32%19%34%22%27%22%24%22%24%15%31%26%43%8%52%34%38%26%7%8%4%44%36%16%7%14%22%22%27%24%22%23%24%
27%7%7%7%7%5%12%7%8%9%7%2%6%2%8%7%7%8%6%8%9%7%8%6%6%6%9%8%7%9%7%8%8%8%12%4%13%12%11%6%5%4%1%7%13%7%3%5%7%7%8%6%9%8%5%
39%10%8%11%11%6%6%11%6%9%6%9%5%13%10%8%7%12%10%8%10%8%15%7%11%12%18%7%8%7%8%11%9%16%9%5%11%18%7%11%8%4%1%8%11%9%4%5%11%8%7%5%10%8%11%
46%6%7%7%7%6%3%7%5%6%8%6%4%7%7%6%5%3%7%6%5%7%8%5%4%8%9%6%6%6%5%12%6%5%4%6%1%6%8%12%9%3%5%3%6%8%7%3%6%5%9%3%7%6%6%
513%12%15%13%15%15%8%14%12%14%5%15%8%18%16%14%11%6%14%13%13%16%9%13%10%13%10%14%12%20%11%18%15%20%10%11%7%11%13%20%18%12%5%6%13%17%14%6%14%12%14%13%11%13%16%
68%8%8%11%8%7%7%9%7%7%7%13%20%4%8%9%10%5%10%8%6%8%10%9%6%10%12%8%8%11%8%11%6%11%7%9%5%6%12%9%9%12%8%4%7%11%11%9%8%9%7%12%8%7%8%
76%6%7%7%6%4%9%7%6%6%8%9%10%2%3%8%8%5%5%8%6%6%2%7%4%5%4%7%6%6%7%5%6%0%3%11%1%6%1%4%14%10%11%2%3%8%12%10%5%8%5%6%7%7%5%
88%7%9%9%7%9%5%9%7%6%12%10%13%11%6%9%9%8%9%7%6%7%4%10%5%9%6%9%9%6%9%5%7%2%3%14%3%2%4%3%17%12%15%6%4%7%17%10%8%8%7%6%8%8%10%
96%4%8%4%5%6%12%4%8%4%17%6%9%6%5%4%7%16%6%6%5%4%1%8%7%3%1%7%7%3%7%5%2%0%2%12%2%1%0%2%3%17%15%2%1%8%14%6%5%7%6%5%4%8%6%
1010%10%10%9%11%11%9%10%10%9%20%11%0%6%11%8%11%13%8%11%9%7%7%12%10%9%6%10%11%5%12%7%3%1%5%20%4%4%5%4%7%14%35%18%5%5%10%31%12%10%8%13%12%10%6%
Unfamiliar3%1%4%3%4%1%2%3%2%3%1%4%2%2%3%3%2%1%2%3%1%4%3%3%3%4%0%3%2%5%2%2%8%9%1%1%0%1%1%3%2%3%0%0%1%5%1%1%3%3%2%4%3%2%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
Averages4.84.45.24.94.84.74.84.94.74.36.55.64.94.44.54.75.15.24.74.94.24.53.75.34.24.63.95.04.94.45.04.83.83.43.26.62.73.33.43.95.76.57.84.13.44.96.46.64.95.04.45.04.84.84.6
 
25Republicans in Congress.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
126%23%29%23%21%34%27%22%31%25%32%21%21%44%26%25%25%35%23%28%19%25%17%31%13%24%13%29%27%24%29%12%34%12%9%45%7%5%14%25%31%36%58%11%16%22%33%69%30%26%23%32%26%22%30%
211%8%14%13%9%8%17%11%12%9%21%14%9%12%8%12%15%11%11%12%7%9%6%14%5%8%10%13%12%10%12%12%7%10%5%19%5%8%4%9%14%20%19%4%7%13%25%8%10%12%11%8%12%13%11%
38%10%6%12%9%6%4%10%5%7%12%8%12%11%8%8%8%8%9%7%8%5%14%7%10%7%14%7%8%8%7%9%8%20%4%8%3%4%8%10%13%7%10%3%5%11%11%6%7%9%8%6%8%10%6%
47%7%7%7%10%6%5%9%5%7%9%8%10%3%9%8%5%1%9%6%5%10%6%7%4%12%7%7%6%12%5%14%12%6%7%6%4%7%6%8%11%9%4%3%9%9%8%4%9%6%7%9%6%7%7%
512%13%12%15%12%11%12%13%11%13%5%18%11%12%16%13%10%4%14%12%13%16%14%11%15%13%12%12%13%12%10%22%12%16%12%9%5%10%23%21%15%9%2%8%16%14%11%4%12%12%14%15%12%11%14%
66%7%6%7%5%8%4%6%6%6%8%6%4%5%6%7%6%8%5%7%7%7%5%6%9%7%3%6%6%8%6%9%4%4%7%5%9%8%10%7%5%6%3%7%8%9%4%1%6%7%6%5%6%7%6%
77%8%6%7%8%9%4%7%7%7%3%12%10%4%5%8%9%7%8%6%10%6%12%6%5%6%22%6%6%9%7%10%7%3%11%4%10%12%14%6%4%5%1%12%11%6%5%1%7%7%7%4%8%7%9%
86%7%5%4%7%6%8%6%7%7%4%4%5%2%6%6%6%8%7%6%7%6%7%6%7%8%7%6%6%5%7%5%2%10%12%2%15%11%9%4%1%2%1%14%10%5%0%1%5%6%7%6%7%7%5%
94%5%3%2%6%5%5%4%5%5%2%4%0%0%4%4%5%8%5%4%8%3%8%3%10%7%2%3%5%2%5%2%1%9%10%1%11%16%3%1%1%2%0%9%9%3%1%1%4%5%5%5%4%5%5%
108%9%6%6%8%6%11%7%8%9%4%3%16%2%8%6%8%9%7%8%15%5%7%6%18%3%7%7%8%5%9%4%3%5%20%1%29%16%5%4%3%1%1%26%8%5%0%4%8%7%9%6%9%10%5%
Unfamiliar3%2%5%4%5%2%2%4%2%4%1%3%3%7%5%3%2%1%2%4%2%6%3%3%3%5%1%3%3%6%2%3%9%5%2%1%2%1%2%4%3%3%0%2%2%3%1%2%2%4%4%6%3%3%3%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
Averages4.34.73.94.14.64.14.44.44.24.63.34.24.72.74.34.24.44.34.44.25.44.25.03.95.84.44.94.04.34.14.34.53.44.76.42.77.16.65.24.03.23.02.06.85.44.12.82.04.14.24.64.04.44.54.1
 
26Law enforcement officials.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
19%10%9%12%8%10%6%10%8%9%15%7%4%18%13%7%8%8%9%9%9%7%10%10%9%9%9%9%9%13%9%8%18%6%7%8%10%7%6%11%10%6%13%9%8%7%6%22%14%8%8%12%10%7%11%
25%5%6%6%6%6%3%6%5%5%10%1%13%10%6%4%6%10%5%6%5%1%6%7%6%4%6%6%6%4%5%7%4%12%5%7%2%9%7%4%4%8%5%2%5%7%7%8%5%5%5%3%7%5%6%
37%6%7%10%7%5%4%9%4%5%10%11%3%7%8%7%6%3%7%7%9%10%5%5%10%8%4%6%6%7%7%5%9%7%4%9%3%4%3%7%10%8%9%1%6%5%8%17%12%5%4%5%4%10%5%
46%5%7%7%8%5%4%7%5%5%11%7%3%7%8%7%4%8%9%5%5%8%7%6%4%8%16%6%6%8%6%8%7%9%5%7%7%5%3%5%5%8%9%8%4%6%7%7%7%6%6%7%7%6%6%
516%14%19%16%18%17%14%17%16%14%26%18%13%25%15%18%18%10%15%17%13%22%8%17%10%18%8%18%16%18%15%21%17%14%11%21%6%10%12%23%13%21%23%7%16%18%20%17%15%15%20%17%13%19%14%
69%8%10%9%9%10%7%9%9%9%6%11%10%6%7%11%10%7%9%9%9%9%7%10%7%7%5%10%9%10%9%11%7%11%8%10%10%5%11%10%15%7%7%8%7%13%8%7%9%11%6%8%11%8%11%
711%12%9%13%12%9%7%12%8%10%6%15%22%7%9%10%14%8%14%9%10%13%18%9%11%12%13%9%11%9%11%11%8%8%11%10%11%8%15%8%13%11%12%10%10%11%15%9%11%11%9%12%11%8%13%
814%15%13%13%11%13%20%12%16%16%9%10%12%14%12%14%15%12%14%14%14%12%10%15%12%11%10%15%14%12%15%11%11%8%15%14%12%17%16%15%21%12%8%12%17%16%15%5%9%16%15%13%14%14%14%
98%9%7%4%5%11%15%4%13%10%2%6%4%0%5%8%8%21%6%9%11%6%12%7%12%9%11%8%9%5%10%4%5%3%12%6%13%15%12%3%4%6%8%16%9%7%7%3%6%9%9%6%7%9%9%
1013%15%11%10%13%13%20%11%16%16%5%9%14%5%18%11%11%13%11%15%14%11%13%14%19%14%15%13%13%12%14%11%13%10%21%7%25%19%12%12%6%12%7%27%16%10%6%4%11%13%16%15%15%14%10%
Unfamiliar1%1%1%1%3%0%0%2%0%1%0%4%2%0%1%1%0%0%1%1%0%2%3%1%0%1%4%1%1%1%0%1%1%9%0%1%1%0%1%1%1%0%0%0%1%2%1%1%2%1%1%1%1%1%1%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
Averages6.06.25.85.55.86.07.05.66.46.34.65.96.24.75.86.06.16.35.86.16.15.96.16.06.36.06.06.06.15.66.25.75.35.46.85.56.96.66.55.75.75.85.37.16.36.05.84.25.36.26.35.96.06.05.9
 
27Gun owners.
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
113%11%15%12%10%16%14%11%15%12%15%14%18%11%12%13%15%11%11%14%5%17%7%16%7%14%5%14%13%13%13%9%18%5%6%20%5%9%8%12%14%14%28%6%9%10%16%33%17%12%10%19%13%9%14%
27%7%8%9%6%5%9%8%7%6%9%11%8%9%7%7%7%13%3%10%5%4%3%10%3%5%6%9%7%11%7%7%9%1%5%10%4%7%3%6%8%10%14%4%7%8%9%12%7%9%5%8%10%5%9%
37%5%8%10%6%4%6%8%5%6%5%8%12%4%7%5%8%7%7%6%5%7%2%7%3%9%3%7%6%5%7%6%4%15%3%9%4%7%2%6%6%9%9%2%3%7%9%9%8%8%4%5%5%7%8%
48%8%8%8%7%9%7%8%9%8%12%9%1%6%7%8%10%6%7%9%5%7%4%10%4%7%3%9%8%9%7%11%8%11%5%11%2%5%10%5%17%10%10%3%8%8%11%8%12%7%7%7%7%9%8%
517%13%21%15%19%16%22%17%18%16%26%16%9%28%16%19%18%15%19%17%12%17%9%21%8%12%19%20%18%17%18%19%12%18%14%21%13%12%12%23%18%23%14%10%19%18%24%13%14%19%18%15%15%19%18%
610%10%10%13%10%7%10%11%8%10%7%9%33%8%10%10%10%9%13%8%12%15%10%8%14%16%8%8%10%12%9%16%9%9%12%8%10%15%13%10%14%8%5%8%10%14%10%6%11%10%8%14%9%8%10%
79%10%9%10%11%10%6%10%8%9%10%13%0%0%8%11%8%9%11%8%14%9%17%7%11%8%14%9%10%7%9%10%9%8%10%7%10%7%13%10%8%8%8%12%7%10%9%6%8%9%11%9%10%10%8%
87%9%5%8%7%7%6%7%7%8%4%3%7%7%7%7%8%4%8%7%9%5%12%6%10%7%7%7%7%9%7%7%9%1%9%4%5%14%13%8%6%5%3%6%12%8%2%2%5%7%9%3%8%7%8%
98%9%6%3%10%9%11%6%9%9%2%9%6%5%9%7%6%11%9%7%13%9%9%6%11%11%9%7%8%6%9%7%6%4%13%4%15%12%11%6%4%6%3%16%11%6%5%3%6%7%10%10%7%8%7%
1012%16%8%11%12%14%9%11%12%13%9%7%1%16%15%11%8%14%11%12%21%9%24%6%27%8%24%8%12%8%12%8%12%12%22%4%30%12%13%14%4%4%6%31%11%8%2%6%9%10%17%10%14%13%7%
Unfamiliar2%2%3%2%3%3%0%2%2%2%2%2%5%5%3%2%1%2%1%3%1%2%2%3%2%4%2%2%2%4%1%1%4%16%2%1%2%1%3%1%2%2%1%2%2%2%2%1%3%2%2%2%2%3%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
Averages5.45.95.05.25.75.65.35.45.55.74.85.04.65.55.75.55.15.55.85.36.75.37.04.77.05.56.75.15.55.15.55.45.25.46.74.47.26.06.35.64.74.73.97.35.95.34.43.74.95.36.15.15.65.75.1
 
28Have you ever witnessed a shooting?
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 2.4 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Yes15%19%11%19%18%14%6%18%11%12%27%14%12%28%15%17%13%17%22%11%25%9%29%10%34%10%31%11%16%11%16%15%10%14%17%14%14%16%17%15%14%16%14%16%15%16%11%14%20%13%12%16%12%15%17%
No85%81%89%81%82%86%94%82%89%88%73%86%88%72%85%83%87%83%78%89%75%91%71%90%66%90%69%89%84%89%84%85%90%86%83%86%86%84%83%85%86%84%86%84%85%84%89%86%80%87%88%84%88%85%83%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
29Have you yourself been threatened or intimidated with a gun?
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 2.9 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Yes25%30%20%25%31%25%15%28%21%23%27%26%25%42%26%28%18%25%29%22%33%22%37%20%37%24%42%21%26%20%26%27%21%15%24%24%19%28%31%25%25%28%20%24%30%20%23%31%28%24%22%23%24%26%25%
No75%70%80%75%69%75%85%72%79%77%73%74%75%58%74%72%82%75%71%78%67%78%63%80%63%76%58%79%74%80%74%73%79%85%76%76%81%72%69%75%75%72%80%76%70%80%77%69%72%76%78%77%76%74%75%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
30Have you been shot at, but not physically injured with a gun?
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 2.2 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Yes12%16%8%14%15%11%7%14%9%10%12%17%26%25%14%11%12%9%14%11%17%20%24%7%19%19%23%9%13%9%13%14%9%7%13%11%11%10%18%14%14%11%8%11%15%11%9%18%17%10%11%11%12%13%12%
No88%84%92%86%85%89%93%86%91%90%88%83%74%75%86%89%88%91%86%89%83%80%76%93%81%81%77%91%87%91%87%86%91%93%87%89%89%90%82%86%86%89%92%89%85%89%91%82%83%90%89%89%88%87%88%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
31Have you ever been shot and injured?
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 1.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Yes4%6%2%2%7%4%3%4%3%4%2%3%6%7%4%4%4%6%5%3%9%4%6%2%11%5%10%2%4%4%4%5%4%2%6%3%3%5%4%4%4%5%2%5%5%3%2%7%4%3%5%3%4%4%4%
No96%94%98%98%93%96%97%96%97%96%98%97%94%93%96%96%96%94%95%97%91%96%94%98%89%95%90%98%96%96%96%95%96%98%94%97%97%95%96%96%96%95%98%95%95%97%98%93%96%97%95%97%96%96%96%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
32Has someone you care for been threatened or intimidated with a gun?
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 2.9 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Yes25%24%26%33%28%22%13%31%18%22%24%42%32%22%24%30%21%25%28%24%28%26%32%23%33%30%25%23%27%16%26%33%14%22%22%29%19%23%30%20%32%34%22%23%25%23%26%36%31%26%19%28%22%24%28%
No75%76%74%67%72%78%87%69%82%78%76%58%68%78%76%70%79%75%72%76%72%74%68%77%67%70%75%77%73%84%74%67%86%78%78%71%81%77%70%80%68%66%78%77%75%77%74%64%69%74%81%72%78%76%72%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
33Has someone you care for been shot at, but not physically injured with a gun?
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 2.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Yes14%17%10%22%13%12%3%18%8%10%14%26%10%26%14%17%9%17%16%12%19%16%26%9%19%20%27%10%15%7%14%21%8%6%15%14%11%17%17%15%13%14%10%12%15%15%9%17%18%14%9%12%13%13%16%
No86%83%90%78%87%88%97%82%92%90%86%74%90%74%86%83%91%83%84%88%81%84%74%91%81%80%73%90%85%93%86%79%92%94%85%86%89%83%83%85%87%86%90%88%85%85%91%83%82%86%91%88%87%87%84%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%31%26%26%18%56%44%65%12%15%3%4%32%34%27%7%37%62%17%14%11%55%10%9%6%71%82%18%70%15%11%5%32%36%13%11%11%17%10%18%13%14%20%31%17%9%27%45%28%17%21%38%24%
 
34Has someone you care for been shot and injured?
1200 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceEducationParent?Own GunConcealed PermitRegistered2020 Election2016 VoteParty AffiliationIdeologyUrbanicityRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 2.3 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteAfrican HispanicAsianMixed / High SchSome ColCollege Post-graYesNoJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneJust YouSomeone You / SoNo OneYesNoCertainLikelyUnlikelyNot SureTrumpClintonStrong RRepublicIndy LeaIndependIndy LeaDemocratStrong DVery ConSomewhatModerateSomewhatVery LibUrbanSuburbanRuralNortheasMidwestSouthWest
Yes14%14%14%21%20%7%4%21%6%11%21%20%13%19%17%13%12%12%17%12%16%14%25%11%19%17%26%11%14%11%13%25%8%7%13%14%11%9%16%16%15%15%13%13%14%13%14%13%18%12%14%13%12%15%14%
No86%86%86%79%80%93%96%79%94%89%79%80%87%81%83%87%88%88%83%88%84%86%75%89%81%83%74%89%