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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, did a doctor, nurse, or other health professional test the feeling in your feet or legs by touching you with something and asking if you could feel it?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 70.7 80.7 46.4 74.1 60.5 70.3 75.7
No 29.3 19.3 53.6 25.9 39.5 29.7 24.3
Male Yes 73.4 100.0 37.5 65.0 71.8 70.7 79.7
No 26.6
62.5 35.0 28.2 29.3 20.3
Female Yes 68.1 66.7 53.8 81.2 47.1 69.9 72.4
No 31.9 33.3 46.2 18.8 52.9 30.1 27.6
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.

During the past 12 months, did a doctor, nurse, or other health professional test the feeling in your feet or legs by touching you with something and asking if you could feel it?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 382 4 14 40 72 92 160
Yes 262 3 6 30 41 63 119
No 109 1 7 9 29 26 37
Don't know/Not sure 7


2 3 2
Refused 4
1 1

2
Male Total 163 1 6 16 32 45 63
Yes 113 1 2 10 21 30 49
No 43
3 5 10 12 13
Don't know/Not sure 4


1 3
Refused 3
1 1

1
Female Total 219 3 8 24 40 47 97
Yes 149 2 4 20 20 33 70
No 66 1 4 4 19 14 24
Don't know/Not sure 3


1
2
Refused 1




1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.