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Have Loaded Firearms with Trigger Locks in Home*

1999 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1611 1463 90.6 88.6-92.3 148 9.4 7.7-11.4
Age
< 20 years 236 217 95.7 91.2-97.9 19 4.3 2.1- 8.8
20-24 years 416 381 92.1 88.1-94.8 35 7.9 5.2-11.9
25-34 years 780 701 88.1 84.9-90.7 79 11.9 9.3-15.1
35+ years 179 164 91.1 84.3-95.1 15 8.9 4.9-15.7
Mother's Race
White 1092 970 89.0 86.5-91.0 122 11.0 9.0-13.5
African American 464 442 95.4 91.7-97.4 22 4.6 2.6- 8.3
Other Minorities 55 51 92.0 75.7-97.7 4 8.0 2.3-24.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 101 100 98.6 90.9-99.8 1 1.4 0.2- 9.1
No 1510 1363 89.9 87.7-91.6 147 10.1 8.4-12.3
Education
< High School 366 342 95.6 92.1-97.6 24 4.4 2.4- 7.9
High School 522 466 88.0 83.7-91.3 56 12.0 8.7-16.3
> High School 722 654 89.7 86.7-92.1 68 10.3 7.9-13.3
Marital Status
Married 1073 960 88.5 85.9-90.7 113 11.5 9.3-14.1
Other 538 503 95.1 92.1-97.0 35 4.9 3.0- 7.9
Income
15,999 or less 467 429 92.6 88.9-95.2 38 7.4 4.8-11.1
16,000-24,999 253 230 91.4 85.9-94.9 23 8.6 5.1-14.1
25,000-39,999 245 213 84.0 77.2-89.1 32 16.0 10.9-22.8
40,000 or more 496 450 91.1 87.6-93.7 46 8.9 6.3-12.4
WIC recipient
No 837 749 88.4 85.3-90.8 88 11.6 9.2-14.7
Yes 758 698 92.8 90.1-94.8 60 7.2 5.2- 9.9
Medicaid recipient
No 809 720 87.7 84.6-90.2 89 12.3 9.8-15.4
Yes 802 743 93.9 91.3-95.7 59 6.1 4.3- 8.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 225 211 94.0 90.0-96.4 14 6.0 3.6-10.0
1500-2499 grams 525 475 90.5 87.6-92.8 50 9.5 7.2-12.4
2500+ grams 858 775 90.6 88.4-92.3 83 9.4 7.7-11.6

*Survey Question:
Listed below are some things about safety. Indicate if it applies to you. 67f. There are loaded
gun, rifles, or other firearms with trigger locks in my home

Percents based on fewer than 50 total respondents may not be reliable.
Interpret these percentages with caution. C.I. = confidence interval.