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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
A blood stool test is a test that may use a special kit at home to determine whether the stool contains blood. Have you ever had this test using a home kit?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 38.2 12.2 27.1 55.4 54.2
No 61.4 87.8 72.4 44.2 45.3
Don't know/Not sure .3
.5 .4 .3
Refused .1


.2
Male Yes 31.1 13.8 21.3 47.1 44.0
No 68.5 86.2 77.7 52.9 56.0
Don't know/Not sure .3
1.0

Female Yes 44.6 10.5 33.0 63.3 61.6
No 55.0 89.5 67.0 35.9 37.6
Don't know/Not sure .3

.7 .5
Refused .1


.3
Denominator is: All survey respondents 40 years old or older

A blood stool test is a test that may use a special kit at home to determine whether the stool contains blood. Have you ever had this test using a home kit?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
40-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2047 388 592 391 676
Yes 801 48 170 213 370
No 1238 340 420 176 302
Don't know/Not sure 7
2 2 3
Refused 1


1
Male Total 818 172 241 170 235
Yes 250 23 50 76 101
No 566 149 189 94 134
Don't know/Not sure 2
2

Female Total 1229 216 351 221 441
Yes 551 25 120 137 269
No 672 191 231 82 168
Don't know/Not sure 5

2 3
Refused 1


1
Denominator is: All survey respondents 40 years old or older
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