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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
About how many times in the last year has a doctor, nurse, or other health
professional checked you for glycosylated hemoglobin or hemiglobin "A one C"?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
1 7.4

7.7 9.6 13.8 4.8
2 13.7
19.0 21.6 3.8 20.5 9.6
3 8.8
27.1 16.4 14.4
2.2
4 33.3
25.4 45.0 7.0 10.5 45.7
6 6.2

6.1
13.8 7.0
11 1.4



10.2
12 1.2




3.0
Don't know/Not sure 19.4


41.9 31.2 20.9
None 8.7
28.5 3.2 23.3
6.8
Male 1 11.1

12.9 27.4
9.9
2 10.6
40.0

39.8 8.2
3 10.4

17.9 41.1

4 36.3

53.6

51.0
6 12.5

10.2
26.9 14.4
11 2.8



19.9
Don't know/Not sure 8.2



13.4 16.4
None 8.0
60.0 5.4 31.5

Female 1 3.7



28.4
2 16.7

53.6 5.8
10.8
3 7.2
51.7 14.2

4.3
4 30.4
48.3 32.2 10.8 21.6 40.7
12 2.3




5.8
Don't know/Not sure 30.4


64.5 50.0 25.2
None 9.3


18.9
13.2
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes and have seen a health professional in the past twelve months about diabetes and have ever heard of glycosilitated hemoglobin

About how many times in the last year has a doctor, nurse, or other health
professional checked you for glycosylated hemoglobin or hemiglobin "A one C"?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 53
4 10 8 9 22
1 5

1 1 2 1
2 8
1 2 1 1 3
3 5
1 2 1
1
4 16
1 3 1 1 10
6 3

1
1 1
11 1



1
12 1




1
Don't know/Not sure 9


2 3 4
None 5
1 1 2
1
Male Total 23
2 6 3 4 8
1 3

1 1
1
2 3
1

1 1
3 2

1 1

4 6

2

4
6 3

1
1 1
11 1



1
Don't know/Not sure 2



1 1
None 3
1 1 1

Female Total 30
2 4 5 5 14
1 2



2
2 5

2 1
2
3 3
1 1

1
4 10
1 1 1 1 6
12 1




1
Don't know/Not sure 7


2 2 3
None 2


1
1
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes and have seen a health professional in the past twelve months about diabetes and have ever heard of glycosilitated hemoglobin
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