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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 on your person, outside of the home for protection against people?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 6.8 9.5 8.9 6.8 4.9 7.8
No 93.0 90.5 90.6 93.2 94.7 92.2 100.0
Don't know/Not sure .1


.4

Refused .1
.6



Male Yes 9.7 10.8 12.4 9.6 7.4 12.9
No 89.9 89.2 86.5 90.4 91.9 87.1 100.0
Don't know/Not sure .2


.7

Refused .2
1.1



Female Yes 3.3 7.7 5.5 3.2 1.8

No 96.7 92.3 94.5 96.8 98.2 100.0 100.0
Denominator is: All survey respondents who keep firearms in their home, were employed for wages or self employed



During the past 30 days, have you had a firearm on your person, outside of the home for protection against people?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 894 63 180 280 244 103 24
Yes 61 6 16 19 12 8
No 831 57 163 261 231 95 24
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Refused 1
1



Male Total 496 37 89 156 135 62 17
Yes 48 4 11 15 10 8
No 446 33 77 141 124 54 17
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Refused 1
1



Female Total 398 26 91 124 109 41 7
Yes 13 2 5 4 2

No 385 24 86 120 107 41 7
Denominator is: All survey respondents who keep firearms in their home, were employed for wages or self employed
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