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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
Have you ever heard of glycosylated hemoglobin
(pronounced: gli-KOS-il-i-a-ted he-mo-glo-bin) or hemoglobin (A one C)?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 34.1
33.1 52.4 39.0 20.5 32.1
No 60.4
66.9 47.6 53.5 67.6 63.7
Don't know/Not sure 5.6


7.5 11.9 4.2
Male Yes 35.3
100.0 65.1 32.4 23.8 29.0
No 58.3

34.9 62.0 65.0 63.9
Don't know/Not sure 6.4


5.6 11.1 7.1
Female Yes 33.0
20.7 40.7 46.7 17.8 34.8
No 62.1
79.3 59.3 43.6 69.6 63.4
Don't know/Not sure 4.8


9.7 12.6 1.7
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes

Have you ever heard of glycosylated hemoglobin
(pronounced: gli-KOS-il-i-a-ted he-mo-glo-bin) or hemoglobin (A one C)?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 168
9 22 27 32 78
Yes 58
4 10 10 9 25
No 100
5 12 14 19 50
Don't know/Not sure 10


3 4 3
Male Total 68
2 10 12 15 29
Yes 24
2 6 4 4 8
No 39

4 7 9 19
Don't know/Not sure 5


1 2 2
Female Total 100
7 12 15 17 49
Yes 34
2 4 6 5 17
No 61
5 8 7 10 31
Don't know/Not sure 5


2 2 1
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes
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