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Table 1 Summary of Study Variables

From: The impact of gun violence restraining order laws in the U.S. and firearm suicide among older adults: a longitudinal state-level analysis, 2012–2016

VariableMeanSD
Poverty rate (%)17.884.05
Medicaid generosity (% of FPL)0.940.46
Population density (per 1000 county population)1.112.37
Number of firearm laws26.1625.3
Older adult (age > 65) population share (%)13.261.11
Female population share (%)51.000.84
  1. Footnotes. This table provides summary statistics for analytic variables over the entire study period (2012–2016) among US states (N = 242). FPL Federal Poverty Line. There were 12 states (5% of