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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

If you had a teenager who was sexually active, would you encourage him or her
to use a condom?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64
Yes 89.3 93.2 93.8 88.2 87.2 83.8
No 2.6 .3 1.9 2.3 2.9 6.4
Would give other advice 8.1 6.5 4.3 9.5 10.0 9.8
Male Yes 88.7 91.9 94.5 88.7 85.3 81.9
No 2.6 .6 1.4 2.9 1.7 7.4
Would give other advice 8.6 7.5 4.1 8.4 13.1 10.6
Female Yes 89.8 94.6 93.1 87.8 89.0 85.5
No 2.7
2.5 1.6 4.1 5.5
Would give other advice 7.5 5.4 4.4 10.6 6.9 9.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents less than 65 years old
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If you had a teenager who was sexually active, would you encourage him or her
to use a condom?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64
Total 1512 155 350 381 372 254
Yes 1336 143 323 335 326 209
No 39 1 7 6 9 16
Would give other advice 115 9 12 36 34 24
Don't know/not sure 16 2 5 2 3 4
Refused 6
3 2
1
Male Total 637 62 158 142 164 111
Yes 563 54 149 127 141 92
No 17 1 2 3 2 9
Would give other advice 48 5 5 10 19 9
Don't know/not sure 8 2 2 1 2 1
Refused 1

1

Female Total 875 93 192 239 208 143
Yes 773 89 174 208 185 117
No 22
5 3 7 7
Would give other advice 67 4 7 26 15 15
Don't know/not sure 8
3 1 1 3
Refused 5
3 1
1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents less than 65 years old