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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 30 days, have you driven or
been a passenger in a motor vehicle in which you knew
there was a loaded firearm?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 14.7 22.2 21.4 12.7 14.4 11.2 11.2
No 85.3 77.8 78.6 87.3 85.6 88.8 88.8
Male Yes 18.1 29.8 25.3 14.6 18.0 13.7 12.6
No 81.9 70.2 74.7 85.4 82.0 86.3 87.4
Female Yes 10.4 5.7 16.5 10.2 10.2 8.0 9.6
No 89.6 94.3 83.5 89.8 89.8 92.0 90.4
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their homes.

During the last 30 days, have you driven or
been a passenger in a motor vehicle in which you knew
there was a loaded firearm?

(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 211 24 46 41 51 22 27
No 1,205 81 177 260 293 177 217
Refused 10

2 2 4 2
Male Total 728 66 109 163 164 105 121
Yes 135 21 27 27 30 14 16
No 585 45 82 135 132 87 104
Refused 8

1 2 4 1
Female Total 698 39 114 140 182 98 125
Yes 76 3 19 14 21 8 11
No 620 36 95 125 161 90 113
Refused 2

1

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