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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Are you now taking pills to treat your diabetes?
These are pills to lower blood sugar.

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 65.4 15.3 100.0 37.1 56.5 73.2 70.7
No 34.6 84.7
62.9 43.5 26.8 29.3
Male Yes 65.8
100.0 31.6 58.6 70.5 78.5
No 34.2 100.0
68.4 41.4 29.5 21.5
Female Yes 64.9 25.0 100.0 48.1 52.1 75.5 63.3
No 35.1 75.0
51.9 47.9 24.5 36.7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes are not taking insulin.

Are you now taking pills to treat your diabetes?
These are pills to lower blood sugar.

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 227 4 6 16 52 66 83
Yes 148 1 6 8 26 48 59
No 76 3
8 24 18 23
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Refused 2


1
1
Male Total 98 1 2 7 30 25 33
Yes 67
2 4 16 18 27
No 30 1
3 13 7 6
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Female Total 129 3 4 9 22 41 50
Yes 81 1 4 4 10 30 32
No 46 2
5 11 11 17
Refused 2


1
1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes are not taking insulin.