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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

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 68.2 53.0 68.3 71.5 68.6 70.3 70.0
No 31.8 47.0 31.7 28.5 31.4 29.7 30.0
Male Yes 92.2 68.0 95.3 93.9 96.7 94.2 97.1
No 7.8 32.0 4.7 6.1 3.3 5.8 2.9
Female Yes 36.9 20.1 35.3 42.0 34.3 37.3 40.2
No 63.1 79.9 64.7 58.0 65.7 62.7 59.8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their homes.

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 1,426 105 223 303 346 203 246
Yes 952 55 147 215 227 135 173
No 466 50 76 87 118 64 71
Refused 8

1 1 4 2
Male Total 728 66 109 163 164 105 121
Yes 679 46 105 155 159 97 117
No 44 20 4 8 4 5 3
Refused 5


1 3 1
Female Total 698 39 114 140 182 98 125
Yes 273 9 42 60 68 38 56
No 422 30 72 79 114 59 68
Refused 3

1
1 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their homes.