Topics
A to Z
Data &
 Statistics
Forms &
Publications
News &
Advisories
Licensing &
Certification
Rules &
Regulations
Public Health
Directory
Print this Article   Bookmark and Share
Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1998

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1998

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies

Do any of the firearms kept in or around your home belong to you, personally?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 64.6 38.6 59.9 63.6 66.9 74.3 72.6
No 35.4 61.4 40.1 36.4 33.1 25.7 27.4
Male Yes 90.3 55.2 83.4 93.9 95.2 98.6 98.1
No 9.7 44.8 16.6 6.1 4.8 1.4 1.9
Female Yes 33.7 18.1 29.1 29.4 29.7 44.9 44.2
No 66.3 81.9 70.9 70.6 70.3 55.1 55.8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their home
Return to Question Page
Do any of the firearms kept in or around your home belong to you, personally?
(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 519 30 77 126 105 90 91
No 283 34 45 79 57 36 32
Male Total 403 33 67 103 79 61 60
Yes 374 22 60 98 76 59 59
No 29 11 7 5 3 2 1
Female Total 399 31 55 102 83 65 63
Yes 145 8 17 28 29 31 32
No 254 23 38 74 54 34 31
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their home