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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
When was the last time you took a diabetes education class or training?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Within the past month 6.1 37.8
7.2 6.8 4.4 6.1
Within the past year 25.1
42.5 31.0 15.4 29.6 23.0
Within the past 2 years 16.8
8.1 12.0 11.2 20.1 20.2
2 or more years ago 51.3 62.2 49.4 49.7 66.5 45.9 49.0
Don't know/Not sure .7




1.7
Male Within the past month 8.9 100.0
13.8 17.8 5.1 4.5
Within the past year 29.6
28.6 44.8 26.7 35.9 22.5
Within the past 2 years 12.0


2.2 17.9 16.9
2 or more years ago 47.8
71.4 41.4 53.3 41.0 51.7
Don't know/Not sure 1.7




4.5
Female Within the past month 4.2

3.2
3.7 7.0
Within the past year 22.1
50.0 22.6 8.4 23.9 23.4
Within the past 2 years 20.0
12.5 19.4 16.8 22.0 22.2
2 or more years ago 53.7 100.0 37.5 54.8 74.7 50.5 47.4
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes and have attended a diabetes class.

When was the last time you took a diabetes education class or training?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 220 3 13 24 42 55 83
Within the past month 13 1
2 2 3 5
Within the past year 57
6 8 7 16 20
Within the past 2 years 37
1 2 6 11 17
2 or more years ago 112 2 6 12 27 25 40
Don't know/Not sure 1




1
Male Total 78 1 4 8 16 21 28
Within the past month 6 1
1 2 1 1
Within the past year 22
1 4 4 8 5
Within the past 2 years 11


1 4 6
2 or more years ago 38
3 3 9 8 15
Don't know/Not sure 1




1
Female Total 142 2 9 16 26 34 55
Within the past month 7

1
2 4
Within the past year 35
5 4 3 8 15
Within the past 2 years 26
1 2 5 7 11
2 or more years ago 74 2 3 9 18 17 25
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes and have attended a diabetes class.