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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 trying to lose weight?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 44.9 33.6 48.8 44.2 51.8 49.3 38.9
No 55.1 66.4 51.2 55.8 48.2 50.7 61.1
Male Yes 36.4 19.1 42.0 33.6 41.7 45.3 34.1
No 63.6 80.9 58.0 66.4 58.3 54.7 65.9
Female Yes 52.9 48.9 56.0 54.7 61.8 53.0 42.3
No 47.1 51.1 44.0 45.3 38.2 47.0 57.7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Are you trying to lose weight?
(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 1,149 87 231 221 273 167 170
No 1,320 152 236 256 228 161 287
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Refused 44 3 8 4 9 7 13
Male Total 1,046 106 192 214 214 146 174
Yes 389 21 81 73 92 66 56
No 635 84 107 139 117 76 112
Refused 22 1 4 2 5 4 6
Female Total 1,468 136 283 267 297 189 296
Yes 760 66 150 148 181 101 114
No 685 68 129 117 111 85 175
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Refused 22 2 4 2 4 3 7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.