Crime and Personal Safety
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New research on the effects of question wording supports the conclusion that a majority of about six in 10 Americans support an assault weapons ban.
In 2018, 69% of people worldwide said that they feel safe walking alone at night where they live, and 68% said they have confidence in their local police.
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Learn more about Americans' views on guns with Gallup's trends on 10 key aspects of the issue, with quick links to Gallup data.