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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Did your doctor or health care provider ever give you information on how to avoid the things that make your asthma worse?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 75.3 77.7 77.7 75.4 78.1 74.9 69.1
No 23.1 22.3 22.3 23.6 18.7 23.5 27.9
Don't know/Not sure 1.1

1.0 2.7 1.6 .7
Refused .5


.5
2.3
Male Yes 79.6 79.0 80.4 83.2 66.7 79.6 85.2
No 18.2 21.0 19.6 16.8 28.2 16.7 9.1
Don't know/Not sure 1.7


5.1 3.7 2.3
Refused .6




3.4
Female Yes 72.9 76.6 75.8 71.5 81.9 71.4 61.9
No 25.8 23.4 24.2 27.0 15.6 28.6 36.3
Don't know/Not sure .7

1.5 1.9

Refused .5


.6
1.9
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who said they still have asthma.

Did your doctor or health care provider ever give you information on how to avoid the things that make your asthma worse?
(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 405 45 63 81 91 64 61
No 131 13 18 26 24 23 27
Don't know/Not sure 5

1 2 1 1
Refused 4


1
3
Male Total 161 24 27 30 23 32 25
Yes 125 20 21 25 14 25 20
No 32 4 6 5 8 6 3
Don't know/Not sure 3


1 1 1
Refused 1




1
Female Total 384 34 54 78 95 56 67
Yes 280 25 42 56 77 39 41
No 99 9 12 21 16 17 24
Don't know/Not sure 2

1 1

Refused 3


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