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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
During the last 12 months, have you confronted
another person with a firearm, even if you did not fire it,
to protect yourself, your property, or someone else?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 1.1 2.1 .9 1.1 .8 .7 1.2
No 98.9 97.9 99.1 98.9 99.2 99.3 98.8
Male Yes 1.1 3.1 .9 .7 1.2
1.5
No 98.9 96.9 99.1 99.3 98.8 100.0 98.5
Female Yes 1.0
.9 1.5 .4 1.6 1.0
No 99.0 100.0 99.1 98.5 99.6 98.4 99.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their homes.

During the last 12 months, have you confronted
another person with a firearm, even if you did not fire it,
to protect yourself, your property, or someone else?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1,426 105 223 303 346 203 246
Yes 14 2 2 3 4 1 2
No 1,406 103 221 299 340 200 243
Refused 6

1 2 2 1
Male Total 728 66 109 163 164 105 121
Yes 8 2 1 1 3
1
No 715 64 108 162 159 103 119
Refused 5


2 2 1
Female Total 698 39 114 140 182 98 125
Yes 6
1 2 1 1 1
No 691 39 113 137 181 97 124
Refused 1

1


Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their homes.