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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 is your race?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
White 92.1 84.8 88.3 91.9 94.1 94.4 96.8
Black .9 1.0 2.1 .3 .6 1.2 .7
Asian/Pacific Islander 2.0 5.9 3.4 1.9 .8 .9 .4
American Indian, Alaska Native 2.0 2.4 1.8 2.6 2.1 2.4 1.0
Something else 2.6 5.5 4.1 2.6 2.2 1.1 .7
Don't know/Not sure .1 .1
.2


Refused .3 .2 .3 .5 .3
.3
Male White 91.3 84.2 88.7 90.1 93.3 93.8 97.2
Black .8 .8 2.0 .3 .1 1.5 .3
Asian/Pacific Islander 2.8 8.2 4.3 2.5 1.1 1.8
American Indian, Alaska Native 2.1 1.6 1.1 3.2 2.6 2.1 1.4
Something else 2.7 5.0 3.5 3.0 2.8 .7 1.1
Don't know/Not sure .1 .2
.4


Refused .2
.4 .5 .1

Female White 92.8 85.5 88.0 93.7 95.0 94.9 96.6
Black 1.1 1.1 2.3 .3 1.1 .9 1.0
Asian/Pacific Islander 1.3 3.6 2.5 1.3 .5
.8
American Indian, Alaska Native 1.9 3.3 2.4 2.0 1.6 2.7 .7
Something else 2.5 6.0 4.7 2.2 1.5 1.5 .4
Refused .3 .4 .1 .5 .4
.5
Denominator is: All survey respondents

What is your race?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 3308 292 607 750 592 391 676
White 3057 251 527 693 559 372 655
Black 42 5 18 4 6 4 5
Asian/Pacific Islander 54 11 21 11 5 3 3
American Indian, Alaska Native 59 6 11 19 10 7 6
Something else 83 17 28 18 10 5 5
Don't know/Not sure 2 1
1


Refused 11 1 2 4 2
2
Male Total 1399 153 273 327 241 170 235
White 1279 132 238 295 225 160 229
Black 16 2 8 2 1 2 1
Asian/Pacific Islander 30 6 12 6 3 3
American Indian, Alaska Native 30 2 3 13 6 3 3
Something else 38 10 11 8 5 2 2
Don't know/Not sure 2 1
1


Refused 4
1 2 1

Female Total 1909 139 334 423 351 221 441
White 1778 119 289 398 334 212 426
Black 26 3 10 2 5 2 4
Asian/Pacific Islander 24 5 9 5 2
3
American Indian, Alaska Native 29 4 8 6 4 4 3
Something else 45 7 17 10 5 3 3
Refused 7 1 1 2 1
2
Denominator is: All survey respondents
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