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2004 Oregon Healthy Teens Survey
Oregon Healthy Teens 2004, 11th Grade
State Summary
29.i. How old were you when you first carried a handgun?

Total Female Male
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0
never have 90.3 96.2 84.7
8 or younger 2.2 .8 3.6
9 .7 .3 1.1
10 .8 .4 1.2
11 .5 .3 .7
12 1.1 .3 1.8
13 1.0 .5 1.4
14 .9 .3 1.4
15 1.2 .4 2.0
16 .8 .4 1.1
17 or older .6 .2 .9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

Oregon Healthy Teens 2004, Data Summary, 11th Grade
29.i. How old were you when you first carried a handgun?

Total Female Male
Total 8,300 4,089 4,211
never have 7,394 3,919 3,475
8 or younger 219 39 180
9 69 14 55
10 76 15 61
11 47 12 35
12 98 14 84
13 93 20 73
14 76 10 66
15 102 19 83
16 77 20 57
17 or older 49 7 42
Unweighted counts.