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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1997

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1997

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
During the last 30 days, have you carried a loaded 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 7.1 5.6 9.2 9.2 8.0 3.9 4.9
No 92.5 94.4 90.3 90.8 91.7 94.7 94.9
Refused .3
.5
.2 1.4 .2
Male Yes 9.8 4.8 16.6 13.3 9.6 3.2 8.1
No 89.6 95.2 82.3 86.7 90.0 94.3 91.6
Refused .6
1.0
.4 2.5 .3
Female Yes 4.0 6.6 1.3 4.8 6.0 4.8 1.1
No 96.0 93.4 98.7 95.2 94.0 95.2 98.9
Denominator is: All survey respondents who keep firearms in their home

During the last 30 days, have you carried a loaded 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 1349 100 218 323 283 190 235
Yes 84 6 16 27 21 8 6
No 1260 94 201 296 261 180 228
Refused 5
1
1 2 1
Male Total 688 59 111 157 137 101 123
Yes 59 3 14 19 14 4 5
No 624 56 96 138 122 95 117
Refused 5
1
1 2 1
Female Total 661 41 107 166 146 89 112
Yes 25 3 2 8 7 4 1
No 636 38 105 158 139 85 111
Denominator is: All survey respondents who keep firearms in their home
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