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Oregon BRFSS Data

Selected Topics by County 2002-2005

Alcohol Consumption, Adult Females, Oregon, 2002-2005 (Age Adjusted)
Alcohol Consumption: Have had at least one drink of alcohol within the past 30 days.
Source: Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
      95% Confidence  
Females PERCENT   Interval Small Number Interviews
18 years & older weighted % S.S.* L. limit % U. limit % # unweighted N unweighted N
STATEWIDE 53.5   52.3 54.6   7,571 14627
BAKER 46.1   31.5 61.3 ** 43 101
BENTON 51.3   44.6 57.8   186 358
CLACKAMAS 54.4   50.7 58.0   781 1400
CLATSOP 47.9   38.2 57.7   93 192
COLUMBIA 40.8 s- 32.3 49.8   91 202
COOS 46.8   39.0 54.9   137 324
CROOK 55.1   38.6 70.5   43 87
CURRY 47.0   33.0 61.5 ** 50 101
DESCHUTES 59.9   54.3 65.2   318 535
DOUGLAS 44.3 s- 38.2 50.6   215 524
GILLIAM/WHEELER 25.2   7.5 58.5 ** 8 19
GRANT 27.4 14.4 45.8 ** 18 43
HARNEY 51.3   31.6 70.6 ** 19 43
HOOD RIVER 53.2   40.6 65.4   38 81
JACKSON 54.5   49.6 59.3   443 848
JEFFERSON 33.1 s- 21.3 47.5   31 89
JOSEPHINE 54.4   45.2 63.2   182 371
KLAMATH 42.5 s- 34.7 50.6   133 306
LAKE 43.1   28.3 59.2 ** 25 49
LANE 53.9   50.2 57.5   726 1455
LINCOLN 57.7   47.2 67.6   109 216
LINN 46.9   40.9 53.1   216 477
MALHEUR 28.5 s- 19.9 38.9   45 138
MARION 50.8   46.7 54.9   508 1070
MORROW 28.0 s- 15.7 44.9   18 51
MULTNOMAH 60.5 s+ 57.9 63.0   1,518 2546
POLK 41.8 s- 34.2 49.9   130 290
TILLAMOOK 59.2   45.1 71.9   72 130
UMATILLA 41.4 s- 34.1 49.0   119 291
UNION 56.0   45.6 65.9   81 148
WALLOWA 43.1   27.6 60.1 ** 18 40
WASCO/SHERMAN 47.8   35.5 60.5   50 127
WASHINGTON 57.4   54.1 60.6   946 1625
YAMHILL 46.7   40.0 53.5   161 350
* S.S. = Statistical Significance: s+ indicates that the county estimate is greater than the statewide rate; s-, less than the statewide rate; a blank, not different from the statewide rate.
** % based on less than 50 respondents total or less than 12 in any one of the three age groups may not accurately reflect behavior of the entire county.
NOTE: Age-adjustment is based on three age groups:18-34; 35-54; and 55+, per the U.S. Standard Million Population.