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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

Has a doctor or other health professional ever talked with you about alcohol use?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes, w/in 12 months 11.1 18.9 12.2 12.4 11.2 6.4 6.5
Yes, w/in 3 years 3.5 2.3 5.9 3.4 4.0 4.1 1.1
Yes, 3+ years ago 5.7 5.3 8.8 4.9 6.6 3.9 3.9
No 79.8 73.5 73.1 79.3 78.1 85.6 88.5
Male Yes, w/in 12 months 12.7 21.5 16.8 16.1 10.1 3.8 6.2
Yes, w/in 3 years 5.0 2.3 6.9 5.9 6.1 5.2 2.1
Yes, 3+ years ago 5.8 3.5 7.3 5.2 7.6 3.8 6.2
No 76.4 72.8 69.0 72.7 76.2 87.3 85.5
Female Yes, w/in 12 months 9.5 16.1 7.5 8.7 12.3 9.0 6.7
Yes, w/in 3 years 2.0 2.3 4.8 .9 1.9 3.0 .3
Yes, 3+ years ago 5.5 7.3 10.5 4.6 5.6 4.0 2.3
No 82.9 74.3 77.2 85.7 80.2 84.0 90.7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are disabled
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Has a doctor or other health professional ever talked with you about alcohol use?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1790 178 325 405 327 224 331
Yes, w/in 12 months 177 26 35 43 38 15 20
Yes, w/in 3 years 65 6 18 14 13 10 4
Yes, 3+ years ago 101 11 27 23 21 8 11
No 1441 135 245 322 255 191 293
Don't know/Not sure 4

2

2
Refused 2

1

1
Male Total 763 82 158 163 143 98 119
Yes, w/in 12 months 82 12 24 21 13 5 7
Yes, w/in 3 years 41 3 10 11 9 5 3
Yes, 3+ years ago 49 4 11 11 13 4 6
No 589 63 113 119 108 84 102
Don't know/Not sure 2

1

1
Female Total 1027 96 167 242 184 126 212
Yes, w/in 12 months 95 14 11 22 25 10 13
Yes, w/in 3 years 24 3 8 3 4 5 1
Yes, 3+ years ago 52 7 16 12 8 4 5
No 852 72 132 203 147 107 191
Don't know/Not sure 2

1

1
Refused 2

1

1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are disabled