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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
My next question is about rabies. Some animals,
including bats, can carry rabies. During the past 12 months,
did anyone see a bat inside your home?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 1.5 1.3 .9 2.0 2.1 2.0 .8
No 98.5 98.7 99.1 98.0 97.9 98.0 99.2
Male Yes 1.3 .7 .3 2.5 1.1 2.0 .7
No 98.7 99.3 99.7 97.5 98.9 98.0 99.3
Female Yes 1.8 1.9 1.6 1.5 3.0 2.1 .9
No 98.2 98.1 98.4 98.5 97.0 97.9 99.1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

My next question is about rabies. Some animals,
including bats, can carry rabies. During the past 12 months,
did anyone see a bat inside your home?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 5,401 456 1,041 1,142 1,118 681 963
Yes 78 6 11 15 24 13 9
No 5,321 450 1,030 1,126 1,093 668 954
Don't know/Not sure 2

1 1

Male Total 2,274 202 463 496 494 288 331
Yes 25 2 2 7 6 6 2
No 2,249 200 461 489 488 282 329
Female Total 3,127 254 578 646 624 393 632
Yes 53 4 9 8 18 7 7
No 3,072 250 569 637 605 386 625
Don't know/Not sure 2

1 1

Denominator is:
All survey respondents.