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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Are you taking medicine for your high blood pressure?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 68.4 15.0 4.0 45.0 59.1 81.3 88.9
No 31.6 85.0 96.0 55.0 40.9 18.7 11.1
Male Yes 63.0
5.5 33.7 53.2 83.5 85.3
No 37.0 100.0 94.5 66.3 46.8 16.5 14.7
Female Yes 73.3 42.9 2.2 52.8 65.8 79.0 91.5
No 26.7 57.1 97.8 47.2 34.2 21.0 8.5
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told that they had high blood pressure and are taking medicine for it.

Are you taking medicine for your high blood pressure?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 641 15 45 71 129 141 240
Yes 445 2 2 32 80 115 214
No 196 13 43 39 49 26 26
Male Total 265 9 21 23 57 67 88
Yes 168
1 8 30 55 74
No 97 9 20 15 27 12 14
Female Total 376 6 24 48 72 74 152
Yes 277 2 1 24 50 60 140
No 99 4 23 24 22 14 12
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told that they had high blood pressure and are taking medicine for it.