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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1998

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1998

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 18.0 9.1 18.8 17.5 16.7 21.5 20.8
No 82.0 90.9 81.2 82.5 83.3 78.5 79.2
Male Yes 25.1 12.8 27.0 29.0 20.0 30.6 25.9
No 74.9 87.2 73.0 71.0 80.0 69.4 74.1
Female Yes 9.3 4.4 8.3 4.4 12.4 10.3 15.0
No 90.7 95.6 91.7 95.6 87.6 89.7 85.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their home
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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 802 64 122 205 162 126 123
Yes 143 7 19 33 29 27 28
No 652 56 101 171 132 98 94
Don?t know/Not sure 7 1 2 1 1 1 1
Male Total 403 33 67 103 79 61 60
Yes 102 5 15 28 18 19 17
No 299 28 51 75 60 42 43
Don?t know/Not sure 2
1
1

Female Total 399 31 55 102 83 65 63
Yes 41 2 4 5 11 8 11
No 353 28 50 96 72 56 51
Don?t know/Not sure 5 1 1 1
1 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their home