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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

How concerned are you about the long term complications of diabetes?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Very concerned 49.0 23.2 72.8 45.7 58.8 65.3 39.8
Somewhat concerned 27.6 45.0 10.5 42.1 29.4 19.8 26.6
A little concerned, or 12.7
16.7 10.9 4.3 12.7 16.2
Not concerned at all? 10.8 31.8
1.4 7.4 2.3 17.4
Male Very concerned 55.1 25.0 83.3 50.0 68.0 66.7 45.7
Somewhat concerned 27.8 25.0
50.0 27.0 16.7 28.4
A little concerned, or 10.1
16.7
4.9 13.9 13.6
Not concerned at all? 7.0 50.0


2.8 12.3
Female Very concerned 43.3 20.0 50.0 41.1 49.5 64.1 35.0
Somewhat concerned 27.4 80.0 33.3 33.6 31.8 22.3 25.1
A little concerned, or 15.0
16.7 22.4 3.7 11.7 18.4
Not concerned at all? 14.3

2.8 15.0 1.9 21.5
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes
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How concerned are you about the long term complications of diabetes?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 263 5 10 35 50 48 115
Very concerned 126 2 7 15 29 30 43
Somewhat concerned 71 2 1 15 14 10 29
A little concerned, or 37
2 4 3 6 22
Not concerned at all? 28 1
1 4 2 20
Don?t know/Not sure 1




1
Male Total 112 3 6 13 22 19 49
Very concerned 60 1 5 6 15 12 21
Somewhat concerned 29 1
7 5 3 13
A little concerned, or 14
1
2 3 8
Not concerned at all? 9 1


1 7
Female Total 151 2 4 22 28 29 66
Very concerned 66 1 2 9 14 18 22
Somewhat concerned 42 1 1 8 9 7 16
A little concerned, or 23
1 4 1 3 14
Not concerned at all? 19

1 4 1 13
Don?t know/Not sure 1




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