Topics
A to Z
Data &
 Statistics
Forms &
Publications
News &
Advisories
Licensing &
Certification
Rules &
Regulations
Public Health
Directory
Print this Article   Bookmark and Share
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 you ever seriously consider attempting suicide?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 3.2 5.1 3.6 3.4 3.6 3.3 .7
No 96.8 94.9 96.4 96.6 96.4 96.7 99.3
Male Yes 2.8 3.1 2.4 3.4 3.7 3.3 .5
No 97.2 96.9 97.6 96.6 96.3 96.7 99.5
Female Yes 3.5 7.2 4.8 3.3 3.5 3.3 .9
No 96.5 92.8 95.2 96.7 96.5 96.7 99.1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

During the past 12 months, did you ever seriously consider attempting suicide?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2,089 207 355 455 410 308 354
Yes 71 11 16 16 16 9 3
No 2,011 195 337 439 390 299 351
Don?t know/Not sure 1
1



Refused 6 1 1
4

Male Total 895 104 144 205 181 137 124
Yes 28 3 6 7 7 4 1
No 866 101 137 198 174 133 123
Don?t know/Not sure 1
1



Female Total 1,194 103 211 250 229 171 230
Yes 43 8 10 9 9 5 2
No 1,145 94 200 241 216 166 228
Refused 6 1 1
4

Denominator is:
All survey respondents.