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STATISTICS FROM ST. MARTIN'S SCREENING   10-13-09

ST. MARTINíS EPISCOPAL SCHOOL STATISTICS FROM SCREENING OF THE FILM EXECUTION

Date: 9-26-09

AUDIENCE: APPROX. 300
PEOPLE WHO FILLED OUT SURVEY: 105

Audience Breakdown (percentage of the total audience): Male Students 8%, Male Adults 33%, Female Students 16%, Female Adults 43%

The audience filled out two questionnaires, one before the film and one immediately after the film.
Question: DO YOU SUPPORT OR OPPOSE THE DEATH PENALTY?

Pre-Screening: (all numbers rounded to the nearest percentage)

Male Students : Support 38% Oppose 63%
Male Adults: Support 44% Oppose 56%
Aggregate Males: Support 43% Oppose 57%

Female Students: Support 38% Oppose 63%
Female Adults: Support 45% Oppose 55%
Aggregate Females: Support 43% Oppose 57%

Totals (male/female): Support 43% Oppose 57%
Totals (students): Support 38% Oppose 63%
Totals (adults): Support 44.5% Oppose 55.5%

Post-Screening: (all numbers rounded to the nearest percentage)

Male Students: Support 60% Oppose 40% Change: 22% FOR
Male Adults: Support 39% Oppose 61% Change: 5% AGAINST
Aggregate Males: Support 43% Oppose 57% Change: 0%

Female Students: Support 33% Oppose 67% Change: 4% AGAINST
Female Adults: Support 35% Oppose 65% Change: 10% AGAINST
Aggregate Females: Support 34% Oppose 66% Change: 9% AGAINST

Totals (male/female): Support 38% Oppose 62% Change: 5% AGAINST
Totals (students): Support 46.5% Oppose 53.5% Change: 9.5% FOR
Totals (adults): Support 37% Oppose 63% Change: 7.5% AGAINST

Statistics Compiled and Computed by: Brandon Hall, Student, St. Martinís Episcopal School
Statistics Verified by: Wallace Kent Porter, B.A., J.D., St. Martinís Professor of Documentary Film Studies

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