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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
How long has it been since your last breast exam?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Within the past year (1 to 12 months ago) 71.2 78.1 74.4 65.8 71.1 74.6 69.3
Within the past 2 years (1 to 2 years ago) 15.0 17.7 13.1 17.7 15.4 13.9 12.8
Within the past 3 years (2 to 3 years ago) 4.5 1.7 5.8 6.4 3.7 2.3 4.9
Within the past 5 years (3 to 5 years ago) 3.6 .3 3.9 4.1 3.8 2.6 4.9
5 or more years ago 5.0 1.6 2.6 5.9 5.7 6.0 6.2
Don't know/Not sure .6 .6 .1 .1 .3 .6 1.8
Female Within the past year (1 to 12 months ago) 71.2 78.1 74.4 65.8 71.1 74.6 69.3
Within the past 2 years (1 to 2 years ago) 15.0 17.7 13.1 17.7 15.4 13.9 12.8
Within the past 3 years (2 to 3 years ago) 4.5 1.7 5.8 6.4 3.7 2.3 4.9
Within the past 5 years (3 to 5 years ago) 3.6 .3 3.9 4.1 3.8 2.6 4.9
5 or more years ago 5.0 1.6 2.6 5.9 5.7 6.0 6.2
Don't know/Not sure .6 .6 .1 .1 .3 .6 1.8
Denominator is:
All female survey respondents who have had a clinical breast exam.

How long has it been since your last breast exam?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 4,262 311 749 915 887 608 792
Within the past year (1 to 12 months ago) 3,034 246 551 606 635 452 544
Within the past 2 years (1 to 2 years ago) 623 52 102 158 126 83 102
Within the past 3 years (2 to 3 years ago) 201 6 46 56 37 16 40
Within the past 5 years (3 to 5 years ago) 159 2 28 43 33 15 38
5 or more years ago 217 3 21 51 53 38 51
Don't know/Not sure 28 2 1 1 3 4 17
Female Total 4,262 311 749 915 887 608 792
Within the past year (1 to 12 months ago) 3,034 246 551 606 635 452 544
Within the past 2 years (1 to 2 years ago) 623 52 102 158 126 83 102
Within the past 3 years (2 to 3 years ago) 201 6 46 56 37 16 40
Within the past 5 years (3 to 5 years ago) 159 2 28 43 33 15 38
5 or more years ago 217 3 21 51 53 38 51
Don't know/Not sure 28 2 1 1 3 4 17
Denominator is:
All female survey respondents who have had a clinical breast exam.