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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
During the last 12 months, have you confronted another
person with a firearm, even if you did not fire it,
to protect yourself, your property, or someone else?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 1.3 8.6 1.6 1.0 .4
.1
No 98.7 91.4 98.4 99.0 99.6 100.0 99.9
Male Yes 1.4 10.9 .9 .8

.2
No 98.6 89.1 99.1 99.2 100.0 100.0 99.8
Female Yes 1.3 5.2 2.3 1.2 .9

No 98.7 94.8 97.7 98.8 99.1 100.0 100.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their homes.

During the last 12 months, have you confronted another
person with a firearm, even if you did not fire it,
to protect yourself, your property, or someone else?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1,445 95 222 308 349 237 234
Yes 17 6 5 3 2
1
No 1,419 89 214 304 346 236 230
Refused 9
3 1 1 1 3
Male Total 708 47 106 136 183 116 120
Yes 7 4 1 1

1
No 697 43 103 135 183 116 117
Refused 4
2


2
Female Total 737 48 116 172 166 121 114
Yes 10 2 4 2 2

No 722 46 111 169 163 120 113
Refused 5
1 1 1 1 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their homes.