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Table 4 Total number of experiences of violence (EVs) by respondents’ age, race/ethnicity, gender, and firearm ownership

From: Experiences of violence in daily life among adults in California: a population-representative survey

Respondent characteristic Total number of reported EVs
Weighted % (95% CI)
  0 1 2  ≥ 3
Age     
18–29 25.1 (18.5–33.1) 42.4 (34.3–51.0) 22.9 (16.5–30.7) 9.6 (5.9–15.2)
30–44 35.5 (30.0–41.3) 34.0 (28.7–39.8) 17.8 (13.8–22.5) 12.8 (9.5–17.0)
45–59 36.4 (31.5–41.5) 31.2 (26.9–35.8) 17.3 (13.8–21.4) 15.2 (11.7–19.5)
60+ 40.4 (36.7–44.1) 35.1 (31.7–38.7) 17.4 (14.7–20.5) 7.1 (5.6–9.1)
Race/ethnicity     
White 35.9 (32.4–39.5) 37.0 (33.4–40.7) 17.8 (15.2–20.8) 9.3 (7.5–11.6)
Black 26.5 (17.1–38.7) 26.7 (17.6–38.2) 33.4 (22.7–46.2) 13.5 (8.0–21.7)
Asian-American 48.9 (40.5–57.4) 31.9 (24.7–40.1) 9.8 (5.9–15.9) 9.4 (5.2–16.5)
Multiracial or other 26.2 (14.1–43.4) 41.4 (25.9–58.8) 18.5 (8.4–36.1) 14.0 (5.3–32.0)
Latinx 31.4 (26.9–36.2) 34.5 (29.9–39.4) 20.1 (16.3–24.4) 14.1 (11.0–17.8)
Gender     
Male 38.4 (34.4–42.5) 33.5 (29.8–37.4) 17.0 (14.2–20.3) 11.2 (8.8–14.0)
Female 32.6 (29.2–36.3) 36.2 (32.6–40.0) 19.6 (16.7–22.9) 11.6 (9.4–14.2)
Household firearm ownership     
Non-owner 36.0 (32.8–39.2) 35.9 (32.8–39.2) 17.4 (15.0–20.0) 10.8 (8.9–13.0)
Firearm owner 38.8 (32.2–45.8) 30.4 (24.9–36.6) 18.0 (13.6–23.6) 12.7 (8.8–18.1)
Non-owner living with owner 18.4 (12.6–26.2) 36.8 (28.1–46.5) 29.2 (20.5–39.7) 15.6 (9.9–23.7)