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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
What type of diabetes eduction was this?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
A formal diabetes education class 45.4 31.1 44.4 57.0 45.4 40.1 45.5
A one-on-one training with a diabetes educator 31.0 37.8 30.3 31.9 31.9 37.2 26.7
A one-on-one training with a physician or nurse 18.4 31.1 21.2 11.1 18.0 15.5 21.8
Don't know/Not sure .6




1.4
None of these 4.6
4.1
4.7 7.2 4.6
Male A formal diabetes education class 39.7
57.1 55.2 13.3 35.9 47.2
A one-on-one training with a diabetes educator 28.1 100.0 28.6 20.7 51.1 30.8 16.9
A one-on-one training with a physician or nurse 27.7
14.3 24.1 26.7 28.2 31.5
None of these 4.5


8.9 5.1 4.5
Female A formal diabetes education class 49.2 50.0 37.5 58.1 65.3 44.0 44.4
A one-on-one training with a diabetes educator 33.0
31.3 38.7 20.0 43.1 32.7
A one-on-one training with a physician or nurse 12.1 50.0 25.0 3.2 12.6 3.7 15.8
Don't know/Not sure 1.0




2.3
None of these 4.6
6.3
2.1 9.2 4.7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes and have attended a diabetes class.

What type of diabetes eduction was this?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 220 3 13 24 42 55 83
A formal diabetes education class 96 1 5 11 18 22 39
A one-on-one training with a diabetes educator 73 1 4 10 14 22 22
A one-on-one training with a physician or nurse 39 1 3 3 8 8 16
Don't know/Not sure 2




2
None of these 10
1
2 3 4
Male Total 78 1 4 8 16 21 28
A formal diabetes education class 31
2 4 3 8 14
A one-on-one training with a diabetes educator 22 1 1 2 7 6 5
A one-on-one training with a physician or nurse 22
1 2 5 6 8
None of these 3


1 1 1
Female Total 142 2 9 16 26 34 55
A formal diabetes education class 65 1 3 7 15 14 25
A one-on-one training with a diabetes educator 51
3 8 7 16 17
A one-on-one training with a physician or nurse 17 1 2 1 3 2 8
Don't know/Not sure 2




2
None of these 7
1
1 2 3
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes and have attended a diabetes class.