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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
About how long has it been since you last had your blood pressure taken by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
W/in 6 months 90.0
100.0 91.7 88.9 81.3 94.5
W/in year 6.9


7.4 12.5 5.5
W/in 2 years .8



3.1
W/in 5 years 1.5

8.3
3.1
Don't know/Not sure .8


3.7

Male W/in 6 months 82.4
100.0 100.0 66.7 71.4 89.5
W/in year 13.7


22.2 21.4 10.5
W/in 2 years 2.0



7.1
Don't know/Not sure 2.0


11.1

Female W/in 6 months 94.9
100.0 83.3 100.0 88.9 97.2
W/in year 2.5



5.6 2.8
W/in 5 years 2.5

16.7
5.6
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes



About how long has it been since you last had your blood pressure taken by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 130
4 12 27 32 55
W/in 6 months 117
4 11 24 26 52
W/in year 9


2 4 3
W/in 2 years 1



1
W/in 5 years 2

1
1
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Male Total 51
3 6 9 14 19
W/in 6 months 42
3 6 6 10 17
W/in year 7


2 3 2
W/in 2 years 1



1
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Female Total 79
1 6 18 18 36
W/in 6 months 75
1 5 18 16 35
W/in year 2



1 1
W/in 5 years 2

1
1
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes
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