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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
How long has it been since your last breast exam?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Within the past year (1 to 12 months ago) 73.9 81.3 74.4 69.5 74.5 74.1 73.9
Within the past 2 years (1 to 2 years ago) 14.0 13.8 16.4 14.9 13.5 14.6 11.2
Within the past 3 years (2 to 3 years ago) 4.3 2.7 3.3 7.0 4.6 2.7 3.8
Within the past 5 years (3 to 5 years ago) 3.5 2.2 3.7 3.8 2.7 3.4 4.6
5 or more years ago 4.3
2.2 4.8 4.8 5.3 6.4
Female Within the past year (1 to 12 months ago) 73.9 81.3 74.4 69.5 74.5 74.1 73.9
Within the past 2 years (1 to 2 years ago) 14.0 13.8 16.4 14.9 13.5 14.6 11.2
Within the past 3 years (2 to 3 years ago) 4.3 2.7 3.3 7.0 4.6 2.7 3.8
Within the past 5 years (3 to 5 years ago) 3.5 2.2 3.7 3.8 2.7 3.4 4.6
5 or more years ago 4.3
2.2 4.8 4.8 5.3 6.4
Denominator is:
All female survey respondents who have had a clinical breast exam.

How long has it been since your last breast exam?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2,017 137 326 436 430 296 392
Within the past year (1 to 12 months ago) 1,478 109 246 304 316 218 285
Within the past 2 years (1 to 2 years ago) 284 18 50 67 63 43 43
Within the past 3 years (2 to 3 years ago) 84 4 10 31 17 9 13
Within the past 5 years (3 to 5 years ago) 67 5 11 16 9 9 17
5 or more years ago 91
9 18 24 15 25
Don't know/Not sure 13 1

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Female Total 2,017 137 326 436 430 296 392
Within the past year (1 to 12 months ago) 1,478 109 246 304 316 218 285
Within the past 2 years (1 to 2 years ago) 284 18 50 67 63 43 43
Within the past 3 years (2 to 3 years ago) 84 4 10 31 17 9 13
Within the past 5 years (3 to 5 years ago) 67 5 11 16 9 9 17
5 or more years ago 91
9 18 24 15 25
Don't know/Not sure 13 1

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Denominator is:
All female survey respondents who have had a clinical breast exam.