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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
During the past month, have you had at least one drink of any alcoholic beverage such as beer, wine, wine coolers, or liquor?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 57.4 63.1 62.5 62.9 58.3 52.6 44.7
No 42.6 36.9 37.5 37.1 41.7 47.4 55.3
Male Yes 63.2 70.3 66.6 66.6 63.7 57.9 52.7
No 36.8 29.7 33.4 33.4 36.3 42.1 47.3
Female Yes 51.9 55.5 58.3 59.3 52.9 47.6 39.0
No 48.1 44.5 41.7 40.7 47.1 52.4 61.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

During the past month, have you had at least one drink of any alcoholic beverage such as beer, wine, wine coolers, or liquor?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 5,346 478 1,039 1,075 1,134 639 981
Yes 3,092 305 673 684 671 338 421
No 2,247 173 366 389 462 299 558
Don't know/not sure 3

1 1 1
Refused 4

1
1 2
Male Total 2,273 223 469 474 500 272 335
Yes 1,478 161 323 323 332 162 177
No 791 62 146 150 168 109 156
Refused 4

1
1 2
Female Total 3,073 255 570 601 634 367 646
Yes 1,614 144 350 361 339 176 244
No 1,456 111 220 239 294 190 402
Don't know/not sure 3

1 1 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.