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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
In the past 12 months, has a health professional
explained to you about getting exercise?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes, and you understand completely 87.3 31.1 74.1 86.0 85.8 90.9 89.5
Yes, but you are still confused by this 1.4

4.8 5.2

No, no one has explained this to you 11.3 68.9 25.9 9.2 9.1 9.1 10.5
Male Yes, and you understand completely 85.8
78.6 80.4 83.4 91.1 87.7
Yes, but you are still confused by this 2.5

7.8 12.1

No, no one has explained this to you 11.7 100.0 21.4 11.8 4.5 8.9 12.3
Female Yes, and you understand completely 88.4 50.0 71.4 90.5 87.1 90.8 90.8
Yes, but you are still confused by this .5

2.4 1.3

No, no one has explained this to you 11.1 50.0 28.6 7.1 11.6 9.2 9.2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.

In the past 12 months, has a health professional
explained to you about getting exercise?

(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, and you understand completely 306 1 18 31 55 77 124
Yes, but you are still confused by this 5

2 3

No, no one has explained this to you 35 2 3 4 5 8 13
Don't know/Not sure 2


1
1
Refused 1




1
Male Total 135 1 8 15 25 32 54
Yes, and you understand completely 112
6 12 20 29 45
Yes, but you are still confused by this 3

1 2

No, no one has explained this to you 18 1 2 2 2 3 8
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Refused 1




1
Female Total 214 2 13 22 39 53 85
Yes, and you understand completely 194 1 12 19 35 48 79
Yes, but you are still confused by this 2

1 1

No, no one has explained this to you 17 1 1 2 3 5 5
Don't know/Not sure 1




1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.