Are any of these firearms now loaded?
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3165 811  25.5  (23.1-28.0) 2354  74.5  (72.0-76.9)
     GENDER      
Male 1344 431  30.0  (26.5-33.8)  913  70.0  (66.2-73.5)
Female 1821 380  19.7  (17.0-22.8) 1441  80.3  (77.2-83.0)
   RACE/ETHNICITY      
White/NH 3040 778  25.6  (23.2-28.2) 2262  74.4  (71.8-76.8)
African American/NH   37  11  36.7  (19.2-58.7)   26  63.3  (41.3-80.8)
       AGE      
18-24  157  22  12.8  ( 6.2-24.6)  135  87.2  (75.4-93.8)
25-34  433  73  18.2  (13.5-24.0)  360  81.8  (76.0-86.5)
35-44  629 148  26.6  (22.0-31.8)  481  73.4  (68.2-78.0)
45-54  662 198  32.2  (26.1-39.0)  464  67.8  (61.0-73.9)
55-64  597 171  27.4  (22.7-32.6)  426  72.6  (67.4-77.3)
65+  681 195  28.3  (23.7-33.4)  486  71.7  (66.6-76.3)
     EDUCATION      
Less Than H.S.  685 175  22.6  (17.8-28.3)  510  77.4  (71.7-82.2)
H.S. or G.E.D. 1267 338  27.0  (23.3-30.9)  929  73.0  (69.1-76.7)
Some Post-H.S.  732 185  25.0  (20.6-30.0)  547  75.0  (70.0-79.4)
College Graduate  479 112  25.6  (19.4-32.9)  367  74.4  (67.1-80.6)
  HOUSEHOLD INCOME      
Less than $15,000  311 113  35.0  (27.5-43.3)  198  65.0  (56.7-72.5)
$15,000- 24,999  478 112  21.0  (16.6-26.4)  366  79.0  (73.6-83.4)
$25,000- 34,999  380  95  24.7  (18.0-32.8)  285  75.3  (67.2-82.0)
$35,000- 49,999  459 101  19.4  (15.4-24.2)  358  80.6  (75.8-84.6)
$50,000 - 74,999  411 114  32.5  (25.8-40.1)  297  67.5  (59.9-74.2)
$75,000 +  259  79  32.3  (23.4-42.7)  180  67.7  (57.3-76.6)

Asked to those respondents who reported keeping a gun in or around their home.
#Use caution in interpreting data for total respondents less than 50. N = Cell Size, NH = Non-Hispanic, %
= Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.
Unless stated differently above, Missing, 'Don't know', and Refused responses are excluded.