Factors Associated with State Variations in Homicide, Suicide, and Unintentional Firearm Deaths

@article{Price2004FactorsAW,
  title={Factors Associated with State Variations in Homicide, Suicide, and Unintentional Firearm Deaths},
  author={James H. Price and Amy Thompson and Joseph A. Dake},
  journal={Journal of Community Health},
  year={2004},
  volume={29},
  pages={271-283}
}
This study examined the relationship of 16 variables with homicide, suicide, and unintentional firearm deaths. This cross-sectional analysis, using adjusted partial correlation coefficients, found that state-level firearm homicide rates significantly varied by the prevalence of firearms and by percent of the population which was African American. Whereas, state-level variations in firearm suicide mortality significantly varied by firearm prevalence, per capita alcohol consumption, percent of… Expand
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