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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Is there a firearm in or around your home
that is now both loaded and unlocked?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 16.3 15.1 10.2 14.3 18.3 18.3 20.6
No 83.7 84.9 89.8 85.7 81.7 81.7 79.4
Male Yes 20.2 19.3 11.2 14.1 24.0 23.0 29.8
No 79.8 80.7 88.8 85.9 76.0 77.0 70.2
Female Yes 11.3 5.8 9.1 14.6 11.3 11.7 10.6
No 88.7 94.2 90.9 85.4 88.7 88.3 89.4
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who keep firearms in their homes.

Is there a firearm in or around your home
that is now both loaded and unlocked?

(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 237 17 27 43 58 40 52
No 1,170 87 194 258 283 156 192
Don't know/Not sure 10 1 2
3 3 1
Refused 9

2 2 4 1
Male Total 728 66 109 163 164 105 121
Yes 156 14 16 24 38 26 38
No 564 52 93 138 123 76 82
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Refused 7

1 2 3 1
Female Total 698 39 114 140 182 98 125
Yes 81 3 11 19 20 14 14
No 606 35 101 120 160 80 110
Don't know/Not sure 9 1 2
2 3 1
Refused 2

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