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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Did a doctor ever tell you that you have asthma?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 12.8 15.9 11.4 13.2 12.9 13.8 10.8
No 87.2 84.1 88.6 86.8 87.1 86.2 89.2
Male Yes 10.6 12.0 10.3 11.9 9.7 12.0 8.1
No 89.4 88.0 89.7 88.1 90.3 88.0 91.9
Female Yes 14.9 20.0 12.5 14.6 16.2 15.4 12.8
No 85.1 80.0 87.5 85.4 83.8 84.6 87.2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Did a doctor ever tell you that you have asthma?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 7,703 696 1,436 1,605 1,561 1,048 1,357
Yes 1,020 119 176 219 209 146 151
No 6,677 577 1,259 1,385 1,351 901 1,204
Don't know/Not sure 6
1 1 1 1 2
Male Total 3,092 307 630 641 646 403 465
Yes 324 40 66 75 61 45 37
No 2,765 267 563 565 585 358 427
Don't know/Not sure 3
1 1

1
Female Total 4,611 389 806 964 915 645 892
Yes 696 79 110 144 148 101 114
No 3,912 310 696 820 766 543 777
Don't know/Not sure 3


1 1 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.