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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
During the past 12 months, have you had an episode or an asthma attack?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 57.8 59.6 68.3 66.4 59.9 49.7 43.1
No 42.2 40.4 31.7 33.6 40.1 50.3 56.9
Male Yes 52.3 66.7 68.6 54.2 51.3 44.4 25.9
No 47.7 33.3 31.4 45.8 48.7 55.6 74.1
Female Yes 60.8 53.7 68.0 72.6 62.7 53.6 50.2
No 39.2 46.3 32.0 27.4 37.3 46.4 49.8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who said they still have asthma.

During the past 12 months, have you had an episode or an asthma attack?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 545 58 81 108 118 88 92
Yes 320 34 56 72 70 47 41
No 218 23 25 36 46 41 47
Don't know/Not sure 3 1

1
1
Refused 4


1
3
Male Total 161 24 27 30 23 32 25
Yes 81 14 18 16 10 16 7
No 78 10 9 14 13 16 16
Don't know/Not sure 1




1
Refused 1




1
Female Total 384 34 54 78 95 56 67
Yes 239 20 38 56 60 31 34
No 140 13 16 22 33 25 31
Don't know/Not sure 2 1

1

Refused 3


1
2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who said they still have asthma.