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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
During the past 12 months, did you ever seriously consider attempting suicide?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 3.4 4.6 3.6 4.2 3.5 2.6 1.8
No 96.6 95.4 96.4 95.8 96.5 97.4 98.2
Male Yes 2.8 4.4 2.3 3.0 2.6 3.0 1.8
No 97.2 95.6 97.7 97.0 97.4 97.0 98.2
Female Yes 4.0 4.9 5.1 5.4 4.3 2.3 1.8
No 96.0 95.1 94.9 94.6 95.7 97.7 98.2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

During the past 12 months, did you ever seriously consider attempting suicide?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 3,976 361 715 847 825 536 692
Yes 148 18 31 38 33 14 14
No 3,821 343 683 808 788 522 677
Don?t know 2


1
1
Refused 5
1 1 3

Male Total 1,600 149 315 340 360 206 230
Yes 43 5 8 8 11 6 5
No 1,552 144 306 331 346 200 225
Refused 5
1 1 3

Female Total 2,376 212 400 507 465 330 462
Yes 105 13 23 30 22 8 9
No 2,269 199 377 477 442 322 452
Don?t know 2


1
1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.