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Oregon BRFSS Data

Selected Topics by County 2002-2005

At Risk for Hypertension, Oregon, 2002-2005 (Non-age adjusted)
At Risk: Repondents who were ever told by a doctor, nurse, or other health practitioner that they had high blood pressure
Source: Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
    95% Confidence  
Males & Females PERCENT Interval Small Number Interviews
18 years & older weighted % L. limit % U. limit % # unweighted N unweighted N
STATEWIDE 24.4 23.6 25.1   6414 22055
BAKER 50.1 40.0 60.2   65 157
BENTON 17.1 13.8 21.2   138 570
CLACKAMAS 22.7 20.4 25.2   570 2047
CLATSOP 24.1 18.0 31.6   82 273
COLUMBIA 34.2 27.6 41.5   110 309
COOS 31.0 25.7 36.9   180 490
CROOK 24.3 15.4 36.1   51 142
CURRY 32.2 24.0 41.8   58 175
DESCHUTES 23.4 20.0 27.2   236 847
DOUGLAS 33.2 28.7 38.0   261 750
GILLIAM/WHEELER 38.9 20.5 61.0 ** 12 34
GRANT 41.2 24.7 59.8   25 62
HARNEY 31.5 18.4 48.4   24 69
HOOD RIVER 26.2 16.2 39.6   32 114
JACKSON 26.2 23.0 29.6   391 1283
JEFFERSON 32.2 21.9 44.7   41 116
JOSEPHINE 27.1 22.4 32.4   182 562
KLAMATH 25.2 20.5 30.5   151 467
LAKE 42.8 28.9 58.0   35 65
LANE 25.2 22.8 27.6   639 2222
LINCOLN 29.6 23.6 36.5   126 336
LINN 29.4 25.1 34.2   222 730
MALHEUR 29.0 20.6 39.1   66 213
MARION 23.9 21.3 26.7   453 1571
MORROW 33.3 20.8 48.6   23 78
MULTNOMAH 21.4 19.7 23.2   963 3780
POLK 23.2 18.4 28.8   136 423
TILLAMOOK 26.4 19.8 34.4   62 192
UMATILLA 29.1 24.1 34.7   161 457
UNION 23.9 17.4 31.9   58 205
WALLOWA 26.9 16.3 41.2   19 74
WASCO/SHERMAN 27.8 20.0 37.2   60 180
WASHINGTON 21.1 19.2 23.3   640 2542
YAMHILL 21.2 16.9 26.1   142 520
** % based on less than 50 respondents may not accurately reflect behavior of the entire county. Data are not reported for counties with less than 10 respondents.