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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Are you taking aspirin daily or every other day in order
to reduce your risk of heart disease or other disease?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 40.6
6.6 14.4 33.7 46.4 52.9
No 59.4 100.0 93.4 85.6 66.3 53.6 47.1
Male Yes 47.4

23.5 43.9 53.6 58.4
No 52.6 100.0 100.0 76.5 56.1 46.4 41.6
Female Yes 35.5
10.7 7.1 27.7 40.5 48.7
No 64.5 100.0 89.3 92.9 72.3 59.5 51.3
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.

Are you taking aspirin daily or every other day in order
to reduce your risk of heart disease or other disease?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 349 3 21 37 64 85 139
Yes 147
2 6 24 41 74
No 202 3 19 31 40 44 65
Male Total 135 1 8 15 25 32 54
Yes 63

4 11 17 31
No 72 1 8 11 14 15 23
Female Total 214 2 13 22 39 53 85
Yes 84
2 2 13 24 43
No 130 2 11 20 26 29 42
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.