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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Within the past 12 months
have you experienced any wheezing?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 21.6 19.7 19.0 22.2 22.5 22.2 23.1
No 78.4 80.3 81.0 77.8 77.5 77.8 76.9
Male Yes 20.2 18.0 15.9 20.6 20.4 23.1 23.8
No 79.8 82.0 84.1 79.4 79.6 76.9 76.2
Female Yes 22.9 21.6 22.3 23.7 24.6 21.4 22.6
No 77.1 78.4 77.7 76.3 75.4 78.6 77.4
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Within the past 12 months
have you experienced any wheezing?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 5,346 478 1,039 1,075 1,134 639 981
Yes 1,158 94 203 226 256 149 230
No 4,173 382 834 846 873 489 749
Don't know/not sure 14 2 2 3 4 1 2
Refused 1


1

Male Total 2,273 223 469 474 500 272 335
Yes 449 38 76 93 96 64 82
No 1,813 184 392 378 400 208 251
Don't know/not sure 10 1 1 3 3
2
Refused 1


1

Female Total 3,073 255 570 601 634 367 646
Yes 709 56 127 133 160 85 148
No 2,360 198 442 468 473 281 498
Don't know/not sure 4 1 1
1 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.