December 2006 Values Update Survey

Data Archive > U.S. Surveys > General Population > National > Pew Research Center > Analysis


OWNGUN

(Percentages are weighted by WEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted)

Do you happen to have any guns, rifles, or pistols in your home?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 33.3% 33.3%
No 63.9% 97.2%
Don't know/Refused 2.8% 100%
Total N = 2007

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+ TOTAL
Yes 26.3% 25.9% 33.7% 41.7% 37.6% 33.9% 33.5%
No 72.9% 72.3% 63.4% 55.9% 59.2% 63.1% 64.1%
Don't know/Refused 0.8% 1.8% 2.9% 2.5% 3.2% 2.9% 2.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1969


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 40.8% 26.1% 33.3%
No 55.6% 71.8% 63.9%
Don't know/Refused 3.6% 2.1% 2.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
2007


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school graduate Some college College graduate and above TOTAL
Yes 23.7% 37.0% 36.6% 30.5% 33.4%
No 73.9% 60.8% 59.9% 66.7% 63.9%
Don't know/Refused 2.4% 2.2% 3.5% 2.8% 2.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1994


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Yes 45.1% 26.2% 33.8% 34.1%
No 51.3% 72.6% 63.0% 63.3%
Don't know/Refused 3.5% 1.2% 3.2% 2.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1870


Race (I-RACE)

White non-Hispanic Black non-Hispanic Hispanic or other TOTAL
Yes 40.1% 17.3% 17.2% 33.5%
No 57.0% 81.3% 81.0% 64.0%
Don't know/Refused 2.9% 1.3% 1.8% 2.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1985



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