UMass Lowell Center for Public Opinion


Terrorism and Security Survey, Sept. 24, 2013

Sept. 24, 2013 UMass Lowell Survey

Poll Conducted Sept. 6-12, 2013: Highlights from interviews with 1000 American adults (plus or minus 3.8 percentage points for all respondents).
 
Topline Document (Full Questionnaire/Data) (pdf)
Complete Crosstabs (pdf)

Americans' Attitudes About Terrorism and Security
The survey paints a rich and interesting portrait of Americans’ complex views of the threat of terrorism, on responses to the Boston Marathon Bombings, as well as their views on military intervention in Syria. Respondents were also asked a series of questions about their views on the trade-off between security and privacy, and about their attitudes of individuals who have chosen to divulge classified government documents in the name of transparency. Read The Full Highlights.