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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Has a doctor ever told you that you had a heart attack or myocardial infarction?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 4.2 .4 .8 1.9 2.0 5.4 14.5
No, 95.8 99.6 99.2 98.1 98.0 94.6 85.5
Male Yes 5.6 .9 1.1 1.8 3.4 7.1 21.9
No, 94.4 99.1 98.9 98.2 96.6 92.9 78.1
Female Yes 2.9
.4 2.0 .6 3.8 9.1
No, 97.1 100.0 99.6 98.0 99.4 96.2 90.9
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Has a doctor ever told you that you had a heart attack or myocardial infarction?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2,514 242 475 481 511 335 470
Yes 104 1 3 7 11 19 63
No, 2,359 238 463 469 491 309 389
Don't know/Not sure 8
1 1

6
Refused 43 3 8 4 9 7 12
Male Total 1,046 106 192 214 214 146 174
Yes 61 1 2 2 9 11 36
No, 961 104 186 210 200 131 130
Don't know/Not sure 2




2
Refused 22 1 4 2 5 4 6
Female Total 1,468 136 283 267 297 189 296
Yes 43
1 5 2 8 27
No, 1,398 134 277 259 291 178 259
Don't know/Not sure 6
1 1

4
Refused 21 2 4 2 4 3 6
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.