TABLE 1

Mean Number of Firearm Violence Events per Participant Endorsing Firearm Aggression, Victimization, and/or Nonfatal Firearm Injury

Type of Firearm ViolenceAIG, Mean (SD)CG, Mean (SD)Total Cohort, Mean (SD)
Firearm aggression (n = 80)
 Pulled a firearm3.75 (5.93)3.28 (3.27)3.54 (4.90)
 Used a firearm on a peer/dating partner6.31 (7.83)4.45 (3.89)5.55 (5.63)
 Any self-report of firearm aggression6.36 (10.43)6.13 (6.60)6.28 (9.13)
Firearm victimization (n = 238)
 Someone pulled a firearm3.58 (6.86)3.00 (3.35)3.37 (3.85)
 Peer/partner used a firearm3.72 (7.19)3.65 (5.42)3.70 (6.75)
 Any self-report firearm victimization6.17 (12.46)4.78 (6.99)5.71 (10.97)
Fatal or nonfatal firearm injury (n = 19)1.23 (0.60)1.17 (0.41)1.21 (0.54)
Any firearm violence (n = 252)7.92 (17.51)6.65 (1.14)7.54 (15.53)
  • No statistical differences were noted between the AIG and CG for mean number of events.