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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
In the past 12 months, has a health professional
explained to you how and when to test your blood glucose?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes, and you understand completely 74.8 100.0 79.9 64.6 71.1 86.9 71.0
Yes, but you are still confused about this? 2.8
10.1 1.2
6.0 2.7
No, No one has explained this to you 22.4
10.1 34.2 28.9 7.1 26.4
Male Yes, and you understand completely 78.5 100.0 100.0 72.7 70.4 96.1 74.2
Yes, but you are still confused about this? .9




2.6
No, No one has explained this to you 20.6

27.3 29.6 3.9 23.2
Female Yes, and you understand completely 71.0 100.0 63.6 53.6 72.6 79.5 68.3
Yes, but you are still confused about this? 4.9
18.2 2.9
10.8 2.7
No, No one has explained this to you 24.2
18.2 43.5 27.4 9.7 29.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.

In the past 12 months, has a health professional
explained to you how and when to test your blood glucose?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 333 7 9 31 71 90 125
Yes, and you understand completely 248 6 7 20 48 79 88
Yes, but you are still confused about this? 9
1 1
4 3
No, No one has explained this to you 69
1 8 21 7 32
Don?t know/Not sure 5

2 1
2
Refused 2 1

1

Male Total 133 2 3 14 38 32 44
Yes, and you understand completely 103 2 3 10 26 31 31
Yes, but you are still confused about this? 1




1
No, No one has explained this to you 26

2 12 1 11
Don?t know/Not sure 3

2

1
Female Total 200 5 6 17 33 58 81
Yes, and you understand completely 145 4 4 10 22 48 57
Yes, but you are still confused about this? 8
1 1
4 2
No, No one has explained this to you 43
1 6 9 6 21
Don?t know/Not sure 2


1
1
Refused 2 1

1

Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.