Topics
A to Z
Data &
 Statistics
Forms &
Publications
News &
Advisories
Licensing &
Certification
Rules &
Regulations
Public Health
Directory
Print this Article   Bookmark and Share
Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1997

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1997

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Within the past 12 months have you experienced any wheezing?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 22.6 30.3 18.1 21.4 23.5 25.7 21.3
No 77.0 69.4 81.4 78.2 76.5 74.3 77.8
Don't know/Not sure .4 .3 .5 .4 .1
.7
Refused .0




.2
Male Yes 23.3 31.8 17.9 24.4 23.4 22.6 22.2
No 76.5 68.2 82.1 75.0 76.4 77.4 77.8
Don't know/Not sure .2

.6 .1

Female Yes 22.0 28.7 18.3 18.5 23.5 28.7 20.6
No 77.4 70.6 80.7 81.4 76.5 71.3 77.8
Don't know/Not sure .5 .7 .9 .1

1.2
Refused .1




.3
Denominator is: All survey respondents

Within the past 12 months have you experienced any wheezing?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 3308 292 607 750 592 391 676
Yes 720 74 112 154 132 101 147
No 2578 217 494 594 459 290 524
Don't know/Not sure 9 1 1 2 1
4
Refused 1




1
Male Total 1399 153 273 327 241 170 235
Yes 310 41 47 76 52 40 54
No 1087 112 226 250 188 130 181
Don't know/Not sure 2

1 1

Female Total 1909 139 334 423 351 221 441
Yes 410 33 65 78 80 61 93
No 1491 105 268 344 271 160 343
Don't know/Not sure 7 1 1 1

4
Refused 1




1
Denominator is: All survey respondents
Return to Question Page