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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
Have you ever been told on more than one occasion that your blood pressure was high, or have you been told this only once?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
More than once 84.1

66.7 92.9 83.3 82.4
Only once 13.0

33.3 7.1 5.6 17.6
Don't know/Not sure 2.9



11.1
Male More than once 81.8


100.0 85.7 77.8
Only once 13.6

100.0

22.2
Don't know/Not sure 4.5



14.3
Female More than once 85.1

100.0 88.9 81.8 84.0
Only once 12.8


11.1 9.1 16.0
Don't know/Not sure 2.1



9.1
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes and have had their blood pressure checked and told by a health professional that their blood pressure is high



Have you ever been told on more than one occasion that your blood pressure was high, or have you been told this only once?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 69

3 14 18 34
More than once 58

2 13 15 28
Only once 9

1 1 1 6
Don't know/Not sure 2



2
Male Total 22

1 5 7 9
More than once 18


5 6 7
Only once 3

1

2
Don't know/Not sure 1



1
Female Total 47

2 9 11 25
More than once 40

2 8 9 21
Only once 6


1 1 4
Don't know/Not sure 1



1
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes and have had their blood pressure checked and told by a health professional that their blood pressure is high
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