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1997 YRBS Middle School Survey Data

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

1997 Middle School YRBS Questions


Question 9.

Have you ever carried a gun as a weapon?

Unweighted Column Percents/ Unweighted Frequencies
                 Unweighted Column Percents
 __________________________________________________________
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 Yes                                    4.6     6.9     8.9
 No                                    95.4    93.1    91.1
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                   1.7     2.6     3.2
  No                                   98.3    97.4    96.8
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                   7.7    11.1    14.6
  No                                   92.3    88.9    85.4
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                         Total N =
                           8,889
 
                   Unweighted Frequencies
 __________________________________________________________
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 Yes                                     73     240     342
 No                                   1,519   3,261   3,485
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                    14      45      61
  No                                    802   1,689   1,844
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                    59     194     279
  No                                    710   1,556   1,636
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                         Total N =
                           8,889
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