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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1998

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1998

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 1.6 3.9 1.2 3.5 .8 .7
No 98.4 96.1 98.8 96.5 99.2 99.3 100.0
Male Yes 2.3 3.5 1.4 6.6 1.4

No 97.7 96.5 98.6 93.4 98.6 100.0 100.0
Female Yes .8 4.3 .9

1.6
No 99.2 95.7 99.1 100.0 100.0 98.4 100.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their home
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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 802 64 122 205 162 126 123
Yes 11 2 2 5 1 1
No 791 62 120 200 161 125 123
Male Total 403 33 67 103 79 61 60
Yes 8 1 1 5 1

No 395 32 66 98 78 61 60
Female Total 399 31 55 102 83 65 63
Yes 3 1 1

1
No 396 30 54 102 83 64 63
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their home