Drug Addiction : The United States

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Addictions in the United States
Audience Analysis Paper
Summary of Survey Results The purpose of our survey was to gain insight into our audience’s attitudes and beliefs about addictions in the United States. Our audience consisted of 24 respondents, aged approximately between 18 and 22. These respondents had approximately two weeks to complete our survey. The survey consisted of seven Likert-scale questions, each with a number of sub-questions. All 24 respondents completed this survey. These questions focused specifically on pornography addiction, food addiction, and prescription drug addiction. The following seven questions will be specifically focused on in this analysis paper. These questions yielded both significant and interesting results, and greatly contributed to our insight.
QUESTION 1. To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements:
# Question Strongly Disagree Disagree Neither Agree nor Disagree Agree Strongly Agree Total Responses Mean
5 I believe porn addiction is similar to drug addiction. 1 5 3 12 3 24 3.46

The results of this question are as follows:
• 4% of respondents strongly disagreed
• 20% of respondents disagreed
• 13% of respondents neither agreed nor disagreed
• 50% of respondents agreed
• 13% of respondents strongly agreed
QUESTION 4. To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements: The results of the question “I feel guilty when I overeat” are as follows:
• 0% of respondents strongly disagreed…
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