Year: 2005
Module: Attitudes to Minority Ethnic People
Variable: YRACPUN

If response to RACASPUN is 'Definitely should' or 'Probably should'
Why do you think they should be punished more severely?

 

%

To emphasis that it was a result of racism38
People should not be attacked due to colour of their skin28
Ethnic minorities should be respected as they are more vulnerable 8
People from other countries should be free to live and work11
To discourage/deter others carrying out racial attacks8
Don't know6

 

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Results for men and women

%

  MaleFemale
To emphasis that it was a result of racism 42 35
People should not be attacked due to colour of their skin 26 31
Ethnic minorities should be respected as they are more vulnerable 8 8
People from other countries should be free to live and work 10 12
To discourage/deter others carrying out racial attacks 8 9
Don't know 7 5

  

 

Results for people of different ages

%

  18-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465+
To emphasis that it was a result of racism 33 * 38 43 44 29
People should not be attacked due to colour of their skin 32 * 28 33 20 29
Ethnic minorities should be respected as they are more vulnerable 6 * 13 4 11 9
People from other countries should be free to live and work 9 * 7 16 9 13
To discourage/deter others carrying out racial attacks 13 * 7 1 10 10
Don't know 6 * 6 4 7 10
* indicates that the number of people in this category is
too small to allow percentages to be calculated.

 

  

Results for people of different religions

%

  CatholicProtestantNo religion
To emphasis that it was a result of racism 32 41 *
People should not be attacked due to colour of their skin 31 29 *
Ethnic minorities should be respected as they are more vulnerable 12 6 *
People from other countries should be free to live and work 14 7 *
To discourage/deter others carrying out racial attacks 6 12 *
Don't know 6 5 *

* indicates that the number of people in this category is
too small to allow percentages to be calculated.

 

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