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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
What was the main reason you had your last blood test for HIV?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64
Hospitalization 3.9 1.3 2.9 3.2 5.2 12.6
Health In 1.7
.7 2.6 4.2
Life Insurance 8.5 1.8 8.1 11.3 8.2 11.6
Employment 2.4 1.1 1.5 3.5 4.0 1.3
Marriage License 3.2 .7 3.0 6.0 1.8
Military 4.4 5.0 6.8 2.8 2.9 2.7
Immigration .7 .4 1.3 .4
1.5
Find out 26.2 31.8 31.2 21.2 23.4 21.3
Doctor referred 1.1 .7 .6 1.5 1.2 1.6
Pregnancy 11.9 26.9 17.6 7.5 1.8
Sex partner .4 .8 .7 .3

Routince checkup 10.5 11.3 6.1 12.3 15.0 10.5
Occupation 13.0 12.9 9.5 12.1 18.8 19.0
Illness 5.4 .6 5.4 6.0 7.4 7.2
At risk 2.1 .7 1.5 3.4 1.5 4.3
16 1.0
.6 2.2 .8
Don't know/Not sure .7
.9 .2 .9 2.8
Other 2.6 3.4 1.7 2.8 2.9 3.6
Refused .3 .6
.7

Male Hospitalization 3.6 1.3 2.1 2.4 4.6 16.8
Health In 2.2
1.3 2.0 6.1
Life Insurance 9.7
8.8 15.2 8.8 7.2
Employment 2.9 .7 1.6 4.4 4.8
Marriage License 4.4 1.7 4.1 7.8 2.7
Military 7.3 11.6 10.6 4.2 5.1 5.0
Immigration .9 .9 1.9 .4
1.3
Find out 29.1 46.6 36.9 21.6 21.8 19.7
Doctor referred 1.4
1.1 2.0 1.4 3.0
Pregnancy .1


.8
Sex partner .4
1.2


Routince checkup 11.8 14.6 7.9 13.4 15.5 8.9
Occupation 13.9 14.7 10.8 12.1 17.7 24.9
Illness 4.4 .9 6.0 4.0 6.0
At risk 2.9 1.7 2.0 3.7 1.7 7.9
16 .7
.2 2.0

Don't know/Not sure .8
1.5 .4 1.0
Other 2.9 4.2 1.9 3.1 2.1 5.4
Refused .5 1.3
1.3

Female Hospitalization 4.2 1.4 3.8 4.2 6.1 7.6
Health In 1.2

3.3 1.7
Life Insurance 7.0 3.2 7.3 6.2 7.4 16.8
Employment 2.0 1.4 1.3 2.2 3.1 2.9
Marriage License 1.7
1.8 3.7 .7
Military 1.1
2.6 1.0

Immigration .5
.6 .5
1.8
Find out 23.0 20.5 24.9 20.8 25.4 23.1
Doctor referred .6 1.2
.9 1.0
Pregnancy 25.1 47.2 36.9 17.2 3.2
Sex partner .4 1.4
.7

Routince checkup 9.0 8.9 4.2 10.9 14.3 12.5
Occupation 12.0 11.5 8.1 12.1 20.2 12.0
Illness 6.6 .5 4.8 8.5 9.1 15.6
At risk 1.3
.8 2.9 1.3
16 1.3
1.0 2.4 1.9
Don't know/Not sure .7
.3
.6 6.1
Other 2.3 2.8 1.5 2.4 3.9 1.5
Denominator is: All survey respondents less than 65 years old
who have donated blood since March 1985

What was the main reason you had your last blood test for HIV?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64
Total 1130 127 368 343 202 90
Hospitalization 49 2 12 13 11 11
Health In 17
3 9 5
Life Insurance 88 2 29 34 15 8
Employment 28 2 6 11 8 1
Marriage License 29 1 8 17 3
Military 42 6 21 10 4 1
Immigration 12 1 6 3
2
Find out 318 43 112 80 59 24
Doctor referred 12 1 3 5 2 1
Pregnancy 131 30 70 27 4
Sex partner 6 1 3 2

Routince checkup 118 15 27 39 29 8
Occupation 147 15 35 43 36 18
Illness 58 2 14 22 14 6
At risk 25 1 6 11 3 4
16 10
2 6 2
Don't know/Not sure 9
4 1 2 2
Other 28 4 7 8 5 4
Refused 3 1
2

Male Total 527 57 162 168 94 46
Hospitalization 21 1 4 5 5 6
Health In 11
3 4 4
Life Insurance 47
13 23 7 4
Employment 15 1 3 6 5
Marriage License 19 1 5 11 2
Military 36 6 17 8 4 1
Immigration 8 1 5 1
1
Find out 161 26 59 41 24 11
Doctor referred 8
3 3 1 1
Pregnancy 1


1
Sex partner 3
3


Routince checkup 64 10 16 21 14 3
Occupation 68 5 14 21 16 12
Illness 20 1 6 8 5
At risk 18 1 4 7 2 4
16 3
1 2

Don't know/Not sure 5
3 1 1
Other 16 3 3 4 3 3
Refused 3 1
2

Female Total 603 70 206 175 108 44
Hospitalization 28 1 8 8 6 5
Health In 6

5 1
Life Insurance 41 2 16 11 8 4
Employment 13 1 3 5 3 1
Marriage License 10
3 6 1
Military 6
4 2

Immigration 4
1 2
1
Find out 157 17 53 39 35 13
Doctor referred 4 1
2 1
Pregnancy 130 30 70 27 3
Sex partner 3 1
2

Routince checkup 54 5 11 18 15 5
Occupation 79 10 21 22 20 6
Illness 38 1 8 14 9 6
At risk 7
2 4 1
16 7
1 4 2
Don't know/Not sure 4
1
1 2
Other 12 1 4 4 2 1
Denominator is: All survey respondents less than 65 years old
who have donated blood since March 1985
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