After Florida school shooting, gun violence/crime top concern for Americans

Concerns about gun violence or crime have increased since last fall

After Florida school shooting, gun violence/crime top concern for Americans

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  • Chris Jackson Vice President, US, Public Affairs
  • Mallory Newall Director, US, Public Affairs
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A recent NPR/Ipsos poll, conducted in the wake of the Parkland, Fla., school shooting, shows that crime or gun violence is now a top concern among the American public. This is an increase of 10 percentage points from last October. 

Level of concern for issues over time

 

For the full results of this poll and information on methodology, please visit: https://www.ipsos.com/en-us/news-polls/npr-ipsos-poll-majority-americans-support-policies-aimed-keep-guns-out-hands-dangerous-individuals

The author(s)

  • Chris Jackson Vice President, US, Public Affairs
  • Mallory Newall Director, US, Public Affairs

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