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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1996

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1996

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
During the past 30 days, have you had a firearm in or around your home at anytime that was both loaded and unlocked?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 22.2 16.8 15.0 21.4 27.5 29.3 20.4
No 75.7 81.2 81.9 76.8 71.5 67.5 77.8
Don't know/Not sure 1.4 2.0 2.2 1.2 .3 2.1 1.7
Refused .6
.9 .6 .7 1.0
Male Yes 29.8 17.0 20.8 29.7 34.6 39.8 29.2
No 68.7 81.1 76.2 69.1 64.7 58.1 69.9
Don't know/Not sure .6 1.9 1.0 .6

.9
Refused .9
2.0 .6 .6 2.2
Female Yes 14.7 16.7 10.3 12.7 19.4 19.4 12.0
No 82.7 81.3 86.5 84.9 79.1 76.5 85.5
Don't know/Not sure 2.3 2.1 3.2 1.8 .7 4.1 2.6
Refused .3

.6 .7

Denominator is: All survey respondents who keep firearms in their home



During the past 30 days, have you had a firearm in or around your home at anytime that was both loaded and unlocked?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1385 101 227 341 295 191 230
Yes 308 17 34 73 81 56 47
No 1049 82 186 262 211 129 179
Don't know/Not sure 20 2 5 4 1 4 4
Refused 8
2 2 2 2
Male Total 691 53 101 175 156 93 113
Yes 206 9 21 52 54 37 33
No 475 43 77 121 101 54 79
Don't know/Not sure 4 1 1 1

1
Refused 6
2 1 1 2
Female Total 694 48 126 166 139 98 117
Yes 102 8 13 21 27 19 14
No 574 39 109 141 110 75 100
Don't know/Not sure 16 1 4 3 1 4 3
Refused 2

1 1

Denominator is: All survey respondents who keep firearms in their home
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