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PUBLIC OPINION > The Death Penalty Is Necessary

GALLOWS Poll deep dve SodaHead a weekly infographic Is the Death Penalty Necessary ! ? 65% think the death penalty is necessary 35% think we could do without it 35% No 65% Yes At Home and Abroad This year, California will actually vote on whether or not to repeal the death penalty - a rare occurrence. But our results show it's not likely to pass. Washington 57% US 68% Yes New York 39% California 68% Техas 74% International 35% K Yes Canada 50% Great Britain 35% Protective Parents 75% Yes Having kids puts the issue in a starker perspective. Parents have lives to protect, and they have to make the decision that will ensure those lives are as safe as possible. 61% Yes Parents No kids Politics as Usual Politics play a nuanced role in capital punishment. Conservatives are far more likely to support it than libertarians, but moderates are strongly in favor. Liberal: 33% yes Moderate: 72% Conservative: 90% Libertarian: 62% Where It's At* Though the death penalty is not permitted in most countries, it is still practiced in the four most populous countries in the world (China, India, U.S., Indonesia). In 2011... U.S.: 34 states retain the death penalty 78 sentenced to death 43 executions in 13 states 3,254 on death row Internationally: 1,923 sentenced to death in 63 countries 676 executions in 20 countries 18,750 on death row SodaHead, 2012 ( * Amnesty International, 2011 ( Results taken from on April 27, 2012. Vote, comment, and share a SodaHead © 2012 Total Votes: 934

PUBLIC OPINION > The Death Penalty Is Necessary

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California is getting ready to vote on whether or not to repeal capital punishment, so we took it to the broader public first, asking one basic question: Is the death penalty necessary? Though capital...




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