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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Are any firearms now kept in or around your home?
Include those kept in a garage, outdoor storage area,
car, truck, or other motor vehicle?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 41.6 30.6 33.6 40.1 48.8 53.6 43.4
No 58.4 69.4 66.4 59.9 51.2 46.4 56.6
Male Yes 48.4 35.9 35.9 41.8 57.1 66.1 59.0
No 51.6 64.1 64.1 58.2 42.9 33.9 41.0
Female Yes 35.2 25.2 31.2 38.4 40.7 42.0 31.9
No 64.8 74.8 68.8 61.6 59.3 58.0 68.1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Are any firearms now kept in or around your home?
Include those kept in a garage, outdoor storage area,
car, truck, or other motor vehicle?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 3,976 361 715 847 825 536 692
Yes 1,445 95 222 308 349 237 234
No 2,341 261 481 511 430 254 404
Don?t know/Not sure 18 2
2 2 2 10
Refused 172 3 12 26 44 43 44
Male Total 1,600 149 315 340 360 206 230
Yes 708 47 106 136 183 116 120
No 802 99 199 190 154 69 91
Don?t know/Not sure 2 2




Refused 88 1 10 14 23 21 19
Female Total 2,376 212 400 507 465 330 462
Yes 737 48 116 172 166 121 114
No 1,539 162 282 321 276 185 313
Don?t know/Not sure 16

2 2 2 10
Refused 84 2 2 12 21 22 25
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.