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Oregon BRFSS Data

Selected Topics by County 2004-2007

Awareness of Direct-to-Consumer Testing, Oregon, 2004-2007 (Non age-adjusted)
Some companies are offering genetic tests of your DNA that are advertised to improve your health and prevent diseases. Have you heard about these tests?
Source: Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
      95% Confidence  
Adults PERCENT   Interval Small Number Interviews
18 years & older weighted % S.S.* L. limit % U. limit % # unweighted N unweighted N
STATEWIDE 25.54   24.0 27.2   1340 4758
BAKER 32.24   17.3 51.9 ** 12 42
BENTON 30.39   22.5 39.6   67 178
CLACKAMAS 27.68   23.1 32.8   153 481
CLATSOP 19.07   10.0 33.4   13 65
COLUMBIA 21.12   11.7 35.2   15 66
COOS 19.04   12.2 28.4   30 134
CROOK 29.3   11.8 56.3 ** 9 43
CURRY 39.79   24.6 57.2 ** 15 39
DESCHUTES 23.35   17.6 30.3   64 226
DOUGLAS 16.18   10.0 25.2   22 129
GILLIAM/WHEELER **   ** ** ** ** 8
GRANT **   ** ** ** 3 19
HARNEY **   ** ** ** 0 14
HOOD RIVER 22.57   8.0 49.3 ** 6 21
JACKSON 16.31 s- 11.4 22.9   48 223
JEFFERSON 22.14   9.9 42.3 ** 8 29
JOSEPHINE 15.2   7.8 27.5   13 75
KLAMATH 27.14   17.4 39.8   30 96
LAKE ** ** ** ** ** ** 8
LANE 24.01   19.5 29.2   118 440
LINCOLN 24.03   13.3 39.6   18 76
LINN 24.3   16.7 34.0   40 158
MALHEUR 24.69   13.1 41.6   15 50
MARION 26.4   20.1 33.8   85 308
MORROW ** ** ** ** ** 1 12
MULTNOMAH 30.22   26.5 34.2   283 862
POLK 25.55   13.0 44.1   21 96
TILLAMOOK 38.59   20.4 60.6 ** 10 27
UMATILLA 25.94   17.9 36.1   40 149
UNION 27.11   12.6 48.9 ** 9 26
WALLOWA 13.48   4.0 36.8 ** 3 26
WASCO/SHERMAN 32.27   20.3 47.1   18 52
WASHINGTON 29.32   24.4 34.8   151 489
YAMHILL 9.505 s- 5.3 16.4   16 91
* S.S. = Statistical Significance: s+ indicates that the county estimate is greater than the statewide percentage; s-, less than the statewide percentage; a blank = not different from the statewide percentage.
** % based on less than 50 respondents may not accurately reflect behavior of the entire county. Data are not reported for counties with less than 20 respondents.