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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1997

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1997

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
How often do you believe women your age should get a mammogram?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
40-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Every six months 2.0 2.0 3.6 1.3 1.0
Every year 58.1 42.7 57.5 74.0 58.1
Every two years 17.7 24.3 21.5 10.7 14.9
3-4 years 2.6 6.1 3.1 1.2 1.2
5+ years 2.8 9.2 2.9 1.4 .3
When Doc recommends 3.6 4.4 3.5 2.3 3.9
Don't know/Not sure 11.2 10.7 5.8 8.8 17.0
Never 1.6 .3 2.1 .2 2.6
Refused .4 .3 .1
.9
Female Every six months 2.0 2.0 3.6 1.3 1.0
Every year 58.1 42.7 57.5 74.0 58.1
Every two years 17.7 24.3 21.5 10.7 14.9
3-4 years 2.6 6.1 3.1 1.2 1.2
5+ years 2.8 9.2 2.9 1.4 .3
When Doc recommends 3.6 4.4 3.5 2.3 3.9
Don't know/Not sure 11.2 10.7 5.8 8.8 17.0
Never 1.6 .3 2.1 .2 2.6
Refused .4 .3 .1
.9
Denominator is: All female survey respondents who are 40 years or older

How often do you believe women your age should get a mammogram?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
40-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1224 211 351 221 441
Every six months 25 4 12 3 6
Every year 714 89 205 166 254
Every two years 209 50 75 24 60
3-4 years 31 12 9 3 7
5+ years 36 20 11 3 2
When Doc recommends 45 11 11 5 18
Don't know/Not sure 139 23 20 16 80
Never 19 1 7 1 10
Refused 6 1 1
4
Female Total 1224 211 351 221 441
Every six months 25 4 12 3 6
Every year 714 89 205 166 254
Every two years 209 50 75 24 60
3-4 years 31 12 9 3 7
5+ years 36 20 11 3 2
When Doc recommends 45 11 11 5 18
Don't know/Not sure 139 23 20 16 80
Never 19 1 7 1 10
Refused 6 1 1
4
Denominator is: All female survey respondents who are 40 years or older
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