TABLE 3

Sensitivity Analysis to Estimate Nonfirearm Weapon-Carrying Behavior

Pooled Sample
aOR (95% CI)P
NICS period
 Pre-NICSReference
 Post-NICS1.075 (0.947–1.221).26
State U/BC
 NoReference
 Yes1.119 (0.913–1.371).28
NICS + U/BC0.825 (0.659–1.034).09
Age group, y
 12–15Reference
 16–180.989 (0.942–1.038).65
Sex
 MaleReference
 Female0.246 (0.231–0.263)<.001
Race
 WhiteReference
 African American0.736 (0.670–0.808)<.001
 Other0.957 (0.880–1.041).31
Ethnicity
 Non-HispanicReference
 Hispanic0.928 (0.843–1.021).13
Any threat felt
 NoReference
 Yes3.278 (3.032–3.545)<.001
State median income, $, thousands0.992 (0.985–0.998).01
State rural population, %1.004 (1.001–1.008).04
  • aOR, adjusted odds ratio; —, reference category.