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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1998

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1998

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies

When was the last time you had an eye exam in which the pupils were dilated?
This would have made you temporarily sensitive to bright light.

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Within the past month (0 to 1 month ago) 20.1 15.9
25.2 10.6 15.2 25.3
Within the past year (1 to 12 months ago) 50.9 55.0 49.1 39.9 63.1 59.3 46.5
Within the past 2 years (1 - 2 years ago) 13.6
22.8 17.3 12.9 10.1 13.8
2 or more years ago 11.9
11.4 14.8 10.0 14.3 11.4
Never 3.5 29.1 16.7 2.7 3.4 1.1 3.1
Male Within the past month (0 to 1 month ago) 17.1 25.0
46.2 2.5 5.6 20.0
Within the past year (1 to 12 months ago) 55.9 75.0 33.3 23.1 68.9 72.2 56.3
Within the past 2 years (1 - 2 years ago) 15.0
33.3 23.1 11.5 8.3 15.0
2 or more years ago 9.7
16.7 7.7 12.3 13.9 7.5
Never 2.3
16.7
4.9
1.2
Female Within the past month (0 to 1 month ago) 22.8

2.8 19.0 23.3 29.7
Within the past year (1 to 12 months ago) 46.3 20.0 83.3 57.9 57.1 48.5 38.4
Within the past 2 years (1 - 2 years ago) 12.3

11.2 14.3 11.7 12.8
2 or more years ago 13.9

22.4 7.6 14.6 14.6
Never 4.7 80.0 16.7 5.6 1.9 1.9 4.6
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes
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When was the last time you had an eye exam in which the pupils were dilated?
This would have made you temporarily sensitive to bright light.

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 263 5 10 35 50 48 115
Within the past month (0 to 1 month ago) 45 1
6 6 6 26
Within the past year (1 to 12 months ago) 136 3 5 17 31 27 53
Within the past 2 years (1 - 2 years ago) 35
2 6 7 7 13
2 or more years ago 31
1 5 3 7 15
Don?t know/Not sure 3




3
Never 11 1 2 1 2 1 4
Refused 2


1
1
Male Total 112 3 6 13 22 19 49
Within the past month (0 to 1 month ago) 17 1
5 1 1 9
Within the past year (1 to 12 months ago) 62 2 2 4 14 13 27
Within the past 2 years (1 - 2 years ago) 17
2 3 4 2 6
2 or more years ago 12
1 1 2 3 5
Don?t know/Not sure 1




1
Never 3
1
1
1
Female Total 151 2 4 22 28 29 66
Within the past month (0 to 1 month ago) 28

1 5 5 17
Within the past year (1 to 12 months ago) 74 1 3 13 17 14 26
Within the past 2 years (1 - 2 years ago) 18

3 3 5 7
2 or more years ago 19

4 1 4 10
Don?t know/Not sure 2




2
Never 8 1 1 1 1 1 3
Refused 2


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