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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 now taking insulin?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 35.2 100.0 46.1 45.1 33.4 28.1 33.9
No 64.8
53.9 54.9 66.6 71.9 66.1
Male Yes 35.6 100.0 57.1 56.9 34.1 28.6 30.1
No 64.4
42.9 43.1 65.9 71.4 69.9
Female Yes 34.9 100.0 39.3 35.7 32.9 27.7 37.0
No 65.1
60.7 64.3 67.1 72.3 63.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.

Are you now taking insulin?
(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 123 3 10 16 22 24 48
No 224
11 21 42 61 89
Don't know/Not sure 2




2
Male Total 135 1 8 15 25 32 54
Yes 48 1 4 9 8 9 17
No 87
4 6 17 23 37
Female Total 214 2 13 22 39 53 85
Yes 75 2 6 7 14 15 31
No 137
7 15 25 38 52
Don't know/Not sure 2




2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.