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Oregon 2002 -2005 BRFSS Data - Behavior Risk Survey Topics by County

Selected Topics by County 2002-2005

Heavy Drinking, Adult Males, Oregon, 2002-2005 (Age Adjusted)
Heavy drinking among adult males: Had 60 or more drinks of alcohol in the past 30 days.
Source: Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
      95% Confidence  
Males PERCENT   Interval Small Number Interviews
18 years & older weighted % S.S.* L. limit % U. limit % # unweighted N unweighted N
STATEWIDE 6.4   5.8 7.2   598 9347
BAKER 7.0   3.1 15.3   8 69
BENTON 8.6   4.6 15.4   14 268
CLACKAMAS 5.4   3.7 7.8   50 813
CLATSOP 11.1   5.6 20.9   12 126
COLUMBIA 6.9   2.4 18.2   7 149
COOS 5.7   3.0 10.4   13 206
CROOK 3.2   1.1 8.9 ** 5 69
CURRY 10.2   4.4 21.9 ** 11 76
DESCHUTES 8.5   5.0 13.9   26 383
DOUGLAS 3.8   2.0 7.1   13 301
GILLIAM/WHEELER         ** 0 15
GRANT 1.3   0.1 10.8 ** 1 24
HARNEY 2.3   0.6 7.8 ** 3 32
HOOD RIVER 7.0   2.0 21.5 ** 5 49
JACKSON 6.4   3.8 10.5   30 531
JEFFERSON 8.4   3.1 20.7 ** 5 51
JOSEPHINE 10.1   5.0 19.4   17 245
KLAMATH 6.7   2.7 15.5   12 213
LAKE 4.3   1.2 13.9 ** 3 34
LANE 7.4   5.3 10.3   61 907
LINCOLN 17.5 s+ 8.4 33.1   16 153
LINN 4.9   2.5 9.2   16 304
MALHEUR 4.4   1.8 10.7   7 80
MARION 6.2   4.2 9.2   40 658
MORROW         ** 0 30
MULTNOMAH 7.2   5.7 9.0   120 1586
POLK 2.9   0.9 9.1   6 167
TILLAMOOK 2.7   1.0 6.9 ** 5 83
UMATILLA 3.5   1.4 8.5   9 195
UNION 8.1   3.1 19.6   5 76
WALLOWA 16.0   5.9 36.7 ** 3 44
WASCO/SHERMAN 6.7   2.7 15.7   7 91
WASHINGTON 4.3   3.0 6.1   56 1117
YAMHILL 5.7   2.8 11.4   12 202
* 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.