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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Do you currently have a personal target for your fasting blood glucose level?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 75.2 68.9 61.9 75.8 75.8 78.0 75.1
No 24.8 31.1 38.1 24.2 24.2 22.0 24.9
Male Yes 73.0 100.0 60.0 66.0 73.7 71.1 77.0
No 27.0
40.0 34.0 26.3 28.9 23.0
Female Yes 76.8 50.0 63.2 84.8 77.1 83.4 73.8
No 23.2 50.0 36.8 15.2 22.9 16.6 26.2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes and who check their blood for glucose or sugar.

Do you currently have a personal target for your fasting blood glucose level?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 297 3 16 32 51 75 120
Yes 219 2 10 25 40 57 85
No 69 1 6 7 9 14 32
Don't know/Not sure 9


2 4 3
Male Total 109 1 5 14 19 27 43
Yes 78 1 3 10 15 19 30
No 29
2 4 4 7 12
Don't know/Not sure 2



1 1
Female Total 188 2 11 18 32 48 77
Yes 141 1 7 15 25 38 55
No 40 1 4 3 5 7 20
Don't know/Not sure 7


2 3 2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes and who check their blood for glucose or sugar.