Table 1.

Observed Individual Behavior and Family Gun Ownership

ParameterGun OwningNon-Gun Owning
Individual children
(N = 64)
21/64 (33%)43/64 (67%)
Children who found gun (N = 48)17/48 (35%)31/48 (65%)
Children who handled gun (N = 30)12/30 (40%)18/30 (60%)
Children who pulled trigger (N = 16)6/16 (38%)10/16 (63%)