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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Is there a firearm in or around your home
that is now both loaded and unlocked?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 14.7 13.6 16.8 13.4 14.4 15.8 14.3
No 85.3 86.4 83.2 86.6 85.6 84.2 85.7
Male Yes 18.3 13.4 21.9 20.0 17.1 19.3 17.1
No 81.7 86.6 78.1 80.0 82.9 80.7 82.9
Female Yes 9.9 13.9 10.8 6.4 10.5 10.6 10.4
No 90.1 86.1 89.2 93.6 89.5 89.4 89.6
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their homes.

Is there a firearm in or around your home
that is now both loaded and unlocked?

(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 224 13 38 42 55 39 37
No 1,193 79 179 263 288 192 192
Don?t know/Not sure 17 3 2 1 4 3 4
Refused 11
3 2 2 3 1
Male Total 708 47 106 136 183 116 120
Yes 147 8 26 29 35 25 24
No 553 38 77 107 147 88 96
Don?t know/Not sure 4 1 1

2
Refused 4
2
1 1
Female Total 737 48 116 172 166 121 114
Yes 77 5 12 13 20 14 13
No 640 41 102 156 141 104 96
Don?t know/Not sure 13 2 1 1 4 1 4
Refused 7
1 2 1 2 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their homes.