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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

During the past 12 months, did you ever seriously consider attempting suicide?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 2.6 4.0 3.4 2.8 2.8 1.6 1.0
No 97.4 96.0 96.6 97.2 97.2 98.4 99.0
Male Yes 2.8 4.6 3.4 2.7 4.0 .7 1.1
No 97.2 95.4 96.6 97.3 96.0 99.3 98.9
Female Yes 2.3 3.3 3.5 2.8 1.6 2.4 .9
No 97.7 96.7 96.5 97.2 98.4 97.6 99.1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents
Return to Question Page
During the past 12 months, did you ever seriously consider attempting suicide?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 3588 351 656 837 677 436 631
Yes 101 14 24 25 22 10 6
No 3480 337 632 808 654 426 623
Don?t know 2

1 1

Refused 5

3

2
Male Total 1528 165 308 351 291 185 228
Yes 44 7 8 11 12 2 4
No 1481 158 300 338 279 183 223
Refused 3

2

1
Female Total 2060 186 348 486 386 251 403
Yes 57 7 16 14 10 8 2
No 1999 179 332 470 375 243 400
Don?t know 2

1 1

Refused 2

1

1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents