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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
What is the highest grade or year of school you completed?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Never attended school or only attended kindergarten .2 .4 .2 .2 .3 .3
Grades 1-8 4.0 4.0 6.2 4.0 2.2 3.2 4.6
Grades 9-11 6.7 11.7 7.1 6.8 3.1 3.6 9.3
Grade 12 or GED 29.9 40.0 26.6 29.1 24.9 27.4 34.3
College 1-3 yrs 30.1 32.8 26.6 28.5 33.8 30.1 29.4
College 4 yrs or more 29.0 11.1 33.3 31.3 35.7 35.4 22.4
Male Never attended school or only attended kindergarten .2 .6
.5
.4
Grades 1-8 4.5 3.4 6.5 5.4 2.9 4.7 3.4
Grades 9-11 6.8 13.5 6.9 6.9 3.5 4.3 7.7
Grade 12 or GED 29.2 43.5 27.9 28.1 24.8 23.6 31.0
College 1-3 yrs 27.8 29.5 26.7 25.9 31.9 25.2 27.3
College 4 yrs or more 31.5 9.5 31.9 33.2 36.9 41.8 30.6
Female Never attended school or only attended kindergarten .2 .3 .3
.5 .2
Grades 1-8 3.6 4.6 5.8 2.6 1.5 1.7 5.4
Grades 9-11 6.7 9.8 7.3 6.7 2.7 2.9 10.4
Grade 12 or GED 30.5 36.2 25.2 30.1 25.1 31.0 36.8
College 1-3 yrs 32.3 36.4 26.6 31.0 35.8 34.7 31.0
College 4 yrs or more 26.8 12.8 34.8 29.5 34.4 29.4 16.4
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

What is the highest grade or year of school you completed?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 6,305 600 1,114 1,286 1,275 893 1,137
Never attended school or only attended kindergarten 11 2 2 2 2 3
Grades 1-8 201 19 50 37 19 25 51
Grades 9-11 386 66 68 82 34 34 102
Grade 12 or GED 1,847 235 287 364 316 249 396
College 1-3 yrs 1,948 202 314 377 447 268 340
College 4 yrs or more 1,907 76 393 424 456 312 246
Refused 5


1 2 2
Male Total 2,658 287 473 564 539 386 409
Never attended school or only attended kindergarten 5 1
2
2
Grades 1-8 95 8 21 22 11 16 17
Grades 9-11 168 36 27 40 16 19 30
Grade 12 or GED 764 118 127 158 139 96 126
College 1-3 yrs 752 94 134 150 174 90 110
College 4 yrs or more 872 30 164 192 199 161 126
Refused 2



2
Female Total 3,647 313 641 722 736 507 728
Never attended school or only attended kindergarten 6 1 2
2 1
Grades 1-8 106 11 29 15 8 9 34
Grades 9-11 218 30 41 42 18 15 72
Grade 12 or GED 1,083 117 160 206 177 153 270
College 1-3 yrs 1,196 108 180 227 273 178 230
College 4 yrs or more 1,035 46 229 232 257 151 120
Refused 3


1
2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.