Most Recent Data:
4.4 percent (2019)

Target:
3.7 percent

Desired Direction:
Decrease desired

Baseline:
4.8 percent of students in grades 9 through 12 reported that they had carried a gun (excluding carrying guns only for hunting or for a sport such as target shooting) on at least 1 day in the past 12 months in 2017

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Adolescent gun carrying
(percent), 2017-2019
Population 2017 2019
Total
4.8
4.4
CI 3.8 / 5.3
SE 0.368
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