TYPEGUN: the type of firearm listed in an inventory

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
0 - 46250.3%
1001 1 gun in inventory 22824.8%
1002 2 guns listed 525.7%
1003 3 guns listed 202.2%
1004 4 guns listed 50.5%
1005 5 guns listed 30.3%
1006 six guns listed 20.2%
1008 8 guns listed 10.1%
1998 multiple guns but no exact count 20.2%
1999 same as 1998 20.2%
2001 1 pistol in inventory 50.5%
2002 2 pistols listed 60.7%
2003 3 pistols listed 10.1%
3001 1 musket listed 50.5%
3003 3 muskets listed 10.1%
4001 1 rifle in inventory 101.1%
4002 - 10.1%
7001 1 firelock in inventory 111.2%
7002 2 firelocks listed 20.2%
9001 1 fowling piece listed 50.5%
9003 3 fowling pieces listed 10.1%
10001 1 small arm in inventory 40.4%
10003 3 small arms listed 10.1%
11007 7 plantation guns listed 00.0%
12001 one carriage gun 00.0%
13001 not used 10.1%
14001 shotgun 10.1%
19999 lot of guns, unspecified 00.0%
20002 1 fowlling piece and 1 pistol 10.1%
20003 1 fowling piece and 2 pistols 10.1%
20004 2 fowling pieces and 2 pistols 10.1%
20005 2 pistols and 3 guns 10.1%
20006 4 fowling pieces and 2 pistols 10.1%
21002 1 pistol and 1 gun 50.5%
21003 2 pistols and 1 gun 121.3%
21004 2 pistols and 2 guns 60.7%
21005 2 pistols and 3 guns 60.7%
21006 2 pistols and 4 guns 10.1%
21026 20 guns and 6 pistols 10.1%
21998 - 40.4%
21999 - 40.4%
22002 1 gun and 1 rifle 20.2%
22003 2 guns and 1 rifle 10.1%
22005 4 guns and 1 rifle 10.1%
22202 - 20.2%
22204 3 guns and 1 rifle 10.1%
23002 1 rifle and 1 musket 10.1%
24003 2 guns and 1 pistol 30.3%
24004 3 guns and 1 pistol 10.1%
24404 same as 24004 10.1%
Total 919 100%

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Based upon 919 valid cases out of 919 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 11136.11
  • median: 0.00
  • mode: 0.00
  • minimum: 0
  • maximum: 999999
  • standard deviation: 87460.96

Location: 9-14 (width: 6; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: Guns and Colonists, 1773-1775 [United States].

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