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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1996

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1996

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
In the past 12 months, have you visited an emergency room or been hospitalized for asthma?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 9.3 9.4 9.1 5.7 10.3 14.7 11.1
No 90.7 90.6 90.9 94.3 89.7 85.3 88.9
Male Yes 4.0

3.1 9.5
11.1
No 96.0 100.0 100.0 96.9 90.5 100.0 88.9
Female Yes 11.6 15.0 12.2 7.1 10.8 20.0 11.1
No 88.4 85.0 87.8 92.9 89.2 80.0 88.9
Denominator is: Respondents ever told they have asthma



In the past 12 months, have you visited an emergency room or been hospitalized for asthma?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 332 32 66 88 58 34 54
Yes 31 3 6 5 6 5 6
No 301 29 60 83 52 29 48
Male Total 100 12 17 32 21 9 9
Yes 4

1 2
1
No 96 12 17 31 19 9 8
Female Total 232 20 49 56 37 25 45
Yes 27 3 6 4 4 5 5
No 205 17 43 52 33 20 40
Denominator is: Respondents ever told they have asthma
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