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Table 3 Characteristics of other-inflicted shooters of children aged 0–14

From: Children and unintentional firearm death

Victim age # of cases Male Female % male Brother Father Other family % Family Friend Other
0–1 6 5 0 100 % 1 3 1 100 % 0 0
2–4 11 8 0 100 % 5 1 3 90 % 0 1
5–10 46 34 1 97 % 16 3 12 79 % 5 3
11–12 35 29 1 97 % 11 3 7 66 % 8 3
13–14 43 36 1 97 % 5 0 4 24 % 24 4
0–14 141 112 3 97 % 38 10 27 61 % 37 11