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2001 Oregon Healthy Teens Survey

2001
Oregon Healthy Teens Survey
Race & Ethnicity

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Oregon Healthy Teens 2001 - Asian Students, 8th Grade
2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
Demog.1. How old are you?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 347 100.0 162 100.0 172 100.0 13 100.0

13 years old 149 40.4 78 48.0 65 32.5 6 37.8
14 years old 181 55.8 77 49.4 98 62.7 6 55.1
15 years old 17 3.8 7 2.6 9 4.9 1 7.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
Demog.5. How do you describe yourself? Mark all that apply.

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 353 100.0 163 100.0 177 100.0 13 100.0
Chose more than one other race 35 8.4 19 8.9 16 8.3

Asian only 252 73.3 114 73.8 127 72.1 11 87.4
Also American Indian/Alaska Native 5 1.4 4 2.1 1 .7

Also African American 3 1.0 1 .4 2 1.7

Also Hispanic 3 .5 2 .7 1 .3

Also Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander 10 1.9 2 .6 7 3.1 1 3.7
Also White 45 13.5 21 13.4 23 13.8 1 8.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
Demog.11. What is the language that you first learned to speak at home?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 328 100.0 155 100.0 161 100.0 12 100.0
English 162 48.9 79 49.8 80 49.0 3 25.6
Cambodian 4 .7 2 .8 2 .6

Chinese 25 10.8 13 14.2 11 7.2 1 9.2
Hmong 16 4.3 10 4.9 6 3.8

Lao 12 3.6 4 2.4 7 4.6 1 10.9
Mien 18 3.7 9 3.6 9 4.0

Vietnamese 40 13.4 17 12.6 20 14.0 3 22.3
Other 51 14.6 21 11.7 26 17.0 4 32.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A1.b. How many cigarettes have you smoked, even a puff, in the last 7 days?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 180 100.0 89 100.0 83 100.0 8 100.0

None 171 96.7 83 95.2 81 98.8 7 90.0
1-10 6 2.4 5 4.1 1 .8

21-30 1 .4 1 .8



41 or more 2 .6

1 .4 1 10.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A2. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you smoke cigarettes?
(Current cigarette use is defined as one or more cigarettes in past 30 days)

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 178 100.0 89 100.0 81 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 166 94.3 82 94.4 77 94.4 7 90.0
1-2 days 4 2.6 1 .4 3 5.1

3-5 days 4 2.0 4 4.0



6-9 days 1 .2 1 .4



All 30 days 3 .9 1 .8 1 .5 1 10.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A25.b. How old were you when you first tried smokeless tobacco (chew, snuff, plug)?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 170 100.0 86 100.0 77 100.0 7 100.0

Never have 161 92.5 83 97.0 71 87.3 7 100.0
8 or younger 2 .6 1 .4 1 .8

10 1 .2

1 .5

11 2 .4 1 .4 1 .5

12 1 3.9

1 8.3

13 3 2.3 1 2.2 2 2.6

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A4.b. How many times did you use chewing tobacco or snuff in the last 7 days?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 178 100.0 87 100.0 83 100.0 8 100.0

None 176 99.4 86 99.6 82 99.2 8 100.0
1-10 2 .6 1 .4 1 .8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A5. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you use chewing tobacco or snuff?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 180 100.0 89 100.0 83 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 177 97.7 88 99.6 81 95.6 8 100.0
1-2 days 1 1.7

1 3.6

3-5 days 1 .2 1 .4



10-19 days 1 .4

1 .8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A7A8. During the past 30 days, did you smoke cigarettes or use chewing tobacco, snuff, or dip one or more days on school property?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 174 100.0 85 100.0 81 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 173 98.3 85 100.0 80 96.3 8 100.0
One or more days 1 1.7

1 3.7

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
E12.a. During the last year (12 months), did you have any school lessons about tobacco use?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 158 100.0 67 100.0 83 100.0 8 100.0

Very often 25 15.7 12 19.3 12 12.1 1 14.2
A few times 74 43.8 36 53.5 35 34.6 3 30.7
Once 35 22.8 10 15.0 23 30.1 2 33.7
Never 24 17.8 9 12.2 13 23.3 2 21.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
E14. Is there a rule against tobacco in your school?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 150 100.0 62 100.0 80 100.0 8 100.0

There is no rule 13 12.3 6 14.7 6 10.0 1 14.2
There is a rule, but
it isn't enforced
12 8.9 5 9.6 6 7.8 1 14.0
There is a rule and
it is sometimes enforced
25 19.4 9 12.9 15 26.2 1 11.5
There is a rule and
it is strictly enforced
100 59.3 42 62.8 53 56.0 5 60.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
E15. During the past 12 months, have you seen teachers or staff smoke on school property?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 154 100.0 66 100.0 80 100.0 8 100.0

Yes 32 21.2 13 17.3 18 25.4 1 16.1
No 122 78.8 53 82.7 62 74.6 7 83.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A25.c. How old were you when you first had more than a sip or two of beer, wine, or hard liquor (for example, vodka, whiskey, or gin)?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 170 100.0 84 100.0 78 100.0 8 100.0

Never have 100 55.7 49 55.4 48 58.4 3 25.5
8 or younger 16 11.6 4 4.2 11 17.4 1 37.7
9 7 2.8 5 3.3 2 2.4

10 6 2.7 2 3.1 2 1.3 2 15.7
11 13 9.4 5 6.0 7 12.7 1 12.3
12 11 6.1 8 10.3 3 2.2

13 15 10.9 10 17.0 4 4.7 1 8.8
14 2 .8 1 .8 1 .8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A25.d. How old were you when you first got drunk?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 168 100.0 83 100.0 77 100.0 8 100.0

Never have 137 82.7 68 85.3 64 82.7 5 46.6
8 or younger 2 2.4 1 2.6 1 2.4

11 7 4.0 3 3.2 3 4.8 1 5.6
12 4 1.4 2 1.2 2 1.8

13 15 8.5 7 6.5 6 7.6 2 47.7
14 3 1.0 2 1.2 1 .8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A9.b. How many drinks of alcohol have you had (Drink = 1 glass of beer or wine, or 1 shot of hard liquor) in the last 7 days?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 174 100.0 88 100.0 79 100.0 7 100.0

None 154 88.9 79 90.8 69 86.4 6 93.8
1-2 15 9.3 7 7.7 7 11.3 1 6.2
3-5 3 1.1 1 .7 2 1.5

10 or more 2 .8 1 .8 1 .8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A10. On how many occasions (if any) have you had beer or wine (non-religious) or hard liquor to drink during the past 30 days?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 173 100.0 85 100.0 81 100.0 7 100.0

0 occasions 140 83.0 67 83.5 68 84.7 5 52.5
1-2 occasions 16 6.9 7 4.9 8 9.0 1 6.2
3-5 occasions 14 8.9 10 10.9 3 4.7 1 41.3
6-9 occasions 2 .8 1 .8 1 .8

10 or more occasions 1 .4

1 .8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A12. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you have 5 or more drinks of alcohol in a row, that is, within a couple of hours?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 177 100.0 87 100.0 82 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 169 97.5 83 97.6 78 97.2 8 100.0
1 day 3 1.0 1 .8 2 1.4

2 days 2 .4 2 .8



3-5 days 1 .3

1 .6

10-19 days 1 .4 1 .8



20 or more days 1 .4

1 .8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A13. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you have at least one drink of alcohol on school property?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 174 100.0 85 100.0 81 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 172 99.4 84 99.6 80 99.2 8 100.0
3-5 days 1 .4

1 .8

6-9 days 1 .2 1 .4



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A25.e. How old were you when you first tried marijuana or hashish?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 170 100.0 85 100.0 78 100.0 7 100.0

Never have 149 84.1 75 88.6 68 78.7 6 93.7
9 1 .4 1 .8



10 1 .8 1 1.6



11 3 .9 1 .8 2 1.1

12 6 3.1 3 3.4 2 2.6 1 6.3
13 8 8.2 3 4.1 5 13.2

14 2 2.5 1 .8 1 4.4

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A14.b. How many times did you use marijuana or hashish in the last 7 days?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 179 100.0 86 100.0 85 100.0 8 100.0

None 171 96.6 84 98.9 79 94.2 8 100.0
1-2 3 1.3 1 .4 2 2.2

3-5 1 .2

1 .5

6-9 1 .4 1 .8



10-19 1 .3

1 .5

20 or more 2 1.3

2 2.6

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A15. During the past 30 days, on how many times did you use marijuana?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 182 100.0 87 100.0 87 100.0 8 100.0

0 times 172 96.1 83 97.7 81 94.3 8 100.0
1-2 times 4 1.6 2 1.1 2 2.2

3-9 times 3 .8 2 1.1 1 .5

10-19 times 1 .3

1 .5

40 or more times 2 1.2

2 2.5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A16. During the past 30 days, on how many times did you use marijuana on school property?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 182 100.0 87 100.0 87 100.0 8 100.0

0 times 179 98.6 86 99.6 85 97.5 8 100.0
3 to 9 times 2 .4 1 .4 1 .4

40 or more times 1 1.0

1 2.1

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A17.a. On how many occasions (if any) have you sniffed glue, breathed the contents of aerosol spray cans,
inhaled any paints or sprays to get high during the past 30 days?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 179 100.0 87 100.0 84 100.0 8 100.0

0 occasions 167 95.0 78 94.3 82 95.8 7 94.4
1-2 occasions 8 3.4 6 2.8 2 4.2

3-5 occasions 3 1.4 2 2.5

1 5.6
10 or more occasions 1 .2 1 .4



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A17.f. On how many occasions (if any) have you used Ecstasy or MDMA during the past 30 days?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 178 100.0 87 100.0 83 100.0 8 100.0

0 occasions 174 98.9 85 98.9 81 98.8 8 100.0
3-5 occasions 2 .6 1 .4 1 .8

6-9 occasions 1 .4 1 .7



10 or more occasions 1 .2

1 .5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
A17cg. On how many occasions (if any) have you used illicit drugs during the past 30 days? (Does not include inhalants or prescription drugs)

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 177 100.0 87 100.0 82 100.0 8 100.0

0 Occasions 170 97.1 84 98.4 79 98.2 7 62.3
1 or more Occasions 7 2.9 3 1.6 3 1.8 1 37.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
BMI5. Body Weight status as Measured by Body Mass Index (BMI): Weight to Height Ratios.

Total Female Male
Count % Count % Count %
Total 307 100.0 149 100.0 158 100.0

Underweight (<= 5th percentile) 16 4.8 7 6.5 9 3.1
At risk for underweight
(5-10th percentile)
13 3.3 8 4.8 5 1.6
Normal 230 74.2 116 77.4 114 70.8
At risk for overweight,
(85-95th percentile)
31 13.6 10 8.6 21 19.0
Overweight (>= 95th percentile) 17 4.1 8 2.7 9 5.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised January 2004.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B1. How do you describe your weight?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 160 100.0 75 100.0 81 100.0 4 100.0

Very underweight 6 2.6 1 .7 3 3.6 2 24.8
Slightly underweight 30 17.2 14 19.5 16 15.5

About the right weight 88 62.6 45 65.9 41 58.4 2 75.2
Slightly overweight 26 12.5 11 9.4 15 16.6

Very overweight 10 5.0 4 4.5 6 5.8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B3.c. During the past 30 days, did you go without eating for 24 hours or more to lose weight or keep from gaining?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 154 100.0 74 100.0 78 100.0 2 100.0

Yes 13 6.1 8 4.5 4 5.0 1 78.4
No 141 93.9 66 95.5 74 95.0 1 21.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B3.d. During the past 30 days, did you take any diet pills, powders or liquids without a doctor's advice?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 155 100.0 75 100.0 78 100.0 2 100.0

Yes 11 4.8 5 3.5 5 3.4 1 78.4
No 144 95.2 70 96.5 73 96.6 1 21.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B3.e. During the past 30 days, did you vomit or take laxatives to lose weight or keep from gaining?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 154 100.0 74 100.0 78 100.0 2 100.0

Yes 3 2.3 2 1.6

1 78.4
No 151 97.7 72 98.4 78 100.0 1 21.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B3.c-e. During the past 30 days, engaged in fasting 24 hours or longer; used diet pills, powders, or liquids; or used vomiting or laxatives to lose weight or keep from gaining weight

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 154 100.0 74 100.0 78 100.0 2 100.0

At risk for disordered eating 20 8.3 11 6.5 8 7.5 1 78.4
Not at risk 134 91.7 63 93.5 70 92.5 1 21.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
fiveaday. Five-a-day measure. In the past 7 days, on average, how many servings per day did you have fruit juice, fruit or vegetables?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 158 100.0 76 100.0 79 100.0 3 100.0

None 2 .6

2 1.3

< One serving per day 10 3.9 6 4.8 4 3.0

1 to < 3 servings per day 51 27.8 23 27.4 27 28.7 1 19.4
3 to < 5 servings per day 45 34.8 21 34.5 24 36.6

5 or more servings per day 50 32.9 26 33.3 22 30.4 2 80.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B11. In the past 7 days, on how many days did you eat breakfast?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 156 100.0 76 100.0 77 100.0 3 100.0

0 days 17 9.0 9 9.5 7 5.5 1 70.1
1 day 25 13.4 14 14.9 11 12.1

2-4 days 30 21.6 17 17.2 13 27.9

5-6 days 24 17.1 12 21.5 11 11.7 1 19.4
7 days 60 39.0 24 36.9 35 42.8 1 10.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B12. How many times during the past 7 days did you eat a meal with your family?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 157 100.0 76 100.0 78 100.0 3 100.0

0 times 11 4.0 7 4.8 4 3.3

1 time 6 3.8 1 2.5 4 5.0 1 10.5
2-4 times 39 29.5 25 39.8 13 15.7 1 70.1
5-6 times 40 24.2 22 25.2 18 24.1

7 or more times 59 37.9 21 27.7 37 50.7 1 19.4
I was away from home
and not with my family
during the past
2 .6

2 1.2

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B14. On how many of the past 7 days did you exercise/participate in physical activity for at least 20 minutes that made you sweat/breathe hard; e.g., basketball, soccer, running, swimming laps, fast bicycling, fast dancing or similar aerobic activities?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 155 100.0 75 100.0 77 100.0 3 100.0

0 days 19 10.7 14 15.3 5 5.8

1 day 14 10.6 8 14.4 6 6.8

2 days 12 7.3 7 10.4 4 3.1 1 19.4
3 days 13 7.4 9 12.1 3 1.9 1 10.5
4 days 17 10.6 4 2.3 13 20.6

5 days 27 20.6 12 17.7 15 24.8

6 days 11 4.8 7 6.2 4 3.4

7 days 42 28.1 14 21.6 27 33.6 1 70.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B15. On how many of the past 7 days did you participate in physical activity for at least 30 minutes that did not make you sweat or breathe hard, such as fast walking, slow bicycling, skating, pushing a lawn mower, or mopping floors?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 152 100.0 75 100.0 74 100.0 3 100.0

0 days 32 30.2 19 33.4 13 27.8

1 day 23 12.5 14 13.0 7 8.3 2 89.5
2 days 19 10.7 8 10.5 11 11.5

3 days 7 3.9 1 2.2 6 6.0

4 days 18 9.9 12 12.9 5 6.2 1 10.5
5 days 18 8.7 9 7.1 9 11.1

6 days 7 7.2 3 4.1 4 11.2

7 days 28 17.0 9 16.9 19 17.9

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B16. In an average week, when you are in school, on how many days do you go to physical education (PE) classes?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 155 100.0 76 100.0 76 100.0 3 100.0

0 days 38 27.2 24 33.9 14 20.3

1 day 1 .5

1 1.0

2 days 9 3.9 5 3.5 3 3.5 1 19.4
3 days 29 20.6 14 22.0 15 19.8

4 days 11 4.3 5 3.6 6 5.4

5 days 67 43.6 28 36.9 37 49.9 2 80.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B19. Have you ever had sexual intercourse?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 153 100.0 74 100.0 76 100.0 3 100.0

Yes 21 10.9 6 7.2 14 12.4 1 70.1
No 132 89.1 68 92.8 62 87.6 2 29.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B22.x. Among those who have ever had sex: Indicator for current sexual activity, defined as sexual behavior during the past three months.

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 21 100.0 7 100.0 13 100.0 1 100.0

Currently Abstinent 6 33.5 1 10.2 4 33.3 1 100.0
Currently sexually active 15 66.5 6 89.8 9 66.7

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B22. During the past 3 months, with how many people did you have sexual intercourse?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 152 100.0 74 100.0 75 100.0 3 100.0

I have never had sexual intercourse 131 89.2 67 92.4 62 88.2 2 29.9
I've had sexual intercourse; not during the past 3 months 6 3.6 1 .8 4 4.0 1 70.1
1 person 5 4.1 2 4.2 3 4.0

2 people 2 1.0 1 1.3 1 .6

3 people 2 .5 2 .9



4 people 3 .8

3 1.7

6 or more people 3 .9 1 .4 2 1.5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B20. How old were you when you had sexual intercourse for the first time?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 153 100.0 74 100.0 76 100.0 3 100.0

I have never had sexual intercourse 131 88.9 67 92.4 62 87.6 2 29.9
11 years old or younger 4 1.3 1 .8 3 2.0

12 years old 4 1.7 4 3.3



13 years old 10 6.0 2 3.6 7 5.9 1 70.1
14 years old 4 2.1

4 4.5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B24.x. Among those who have ever had sex: The last time you had sexual intercourse, did you or your partner use a condom?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 21 100.0 6 100.0 14 100.0 1 100.0

Yes 12 62.4 3 73.7 9 71.2

No 9 37.6 3 26.3 5 28.8 1 100.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B25. The last time you had sexual intercourse, what one method did you or your partner use to prevent pregnancy?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 150 100.0 75 100.0 72 100.0 3 100.0

I have never had sexual intercourse 130 90.5 68 92.6 60 90.8 2 29.9
No method was used
to prevent pregnancy
6 2.5 2 1.1 4 4.3

Birth control pills 1 .2

1 .5

Condoms 8 3.3 3 3.6 5 3.0

Depo-Provera (injectable birth control 1 1.2 1 2.2



Withdrawal 1 1.4



1 70.1
Some other method 1 .3

1 .6

Not sure 2 .6 1 .5 1 .7

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B27. What do you consider to be the one most reliable or accurate source where you have gotten your
information about AIDS/HIV infection? (Select only one response).

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 147 100.0 74 100.0 70 100.0 3 100.0

Classroom instruction 74 56.0 36 50.5 36 61.5 2 89.5
Parents or other adults in my family 18 12.2 13 19.1 4 3.1 1 10.5
From friends 1 1.0

1 2.4

From a teacher or school counselor 26 11.7 12 11.8 14 12.2

From brochures available at schools or school health center 8 4.2 4 5.1 4 3.3

From TV or radio 8 4.0 5 5.4 3 2.4

From other sources not mentioned above 12 10.9 4 8.1 8 15.1

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B28. During the last 12 months, have you ever been taught about AIDS or HIV infection in school?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 152 100.0 76 100.0 73 100.0 3 100.0

Yes 107 70.6 54 69.1 53 76.0

No 22 13.2 9 10.5 10 12.5 3 100.0
Not sure 23 16.2 13 20.4 10 11.5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F1.b. On how many of the days did you feel depressed during the past week?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 159 100.0 76 100.0 74 100.0 9 100.0

0 days 86 56.1 35 51.1 47 64.0 4 34.4
1-2 days 55 33.4 32 42.5 21 24.9 2 17.1
3-4 days 8 4.1 4 3.2 2 3.8 2 15.7
5-7 days 10 6.4 5 3.2 4 7.2 1 32.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F3. During the past 12 months, did you ever seriously consider attempting suicide?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 164 100.0 78 100.0 77 100.0 9 100.0

Yes 25 11.7 15 13.6 7 6.0 3 46.5
No 139 88.3 63 86.4 70 94.0 6 53.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F13.a. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you carry a gun?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 164 100.0 78 100.0 77 100.0 9 100.0

0 days 160 98.6 76 98.6 75 98.5 9 100.0
2-3 days 3 .9 1 .5 2 1.5

6 or more days 1 .4 1 .9



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F13.b. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you carry a weapon other than a gun?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 164 100.0 78 100.0 77 100.0 9 100.0

0 days 141 87.0 73 95.8 62 80.6 6 54.6
1 day 11 6.4 3 2.5 7 8.0 1 32.9
2-3 days 7 3.0 1 .8 5 4.8 1 7.7
4-5 days 2 2.7

2 6.0

6 or more days 3 .9 1 .9 1 .6 1 4.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F13.c. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you carry a gun on school property?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 163 100.0 78 100.0 77 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 162 99.6 77 99.1 77 100.0 8 100.0
6 or more days 1 .4 1 .9



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F13.d. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you carry a weapon other than a gun (such as a knife, club, or other weapon not allowed at school) on school property?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 163 100.0 78 100.0 76 100.0 9 100.0

0 days 159 95.5 77 99.1 74 91.6 8 95.1
1 day 1 1.5

1 3.2

2-3 days 1 2.3

1 5.2

6 or more days 2 .7 1 .9

1 4.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F16. During the past 30 days, on how many times did a student call you names, swear at you, or say mean things to you?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 163 100.0 78 100.0 76 100.0 9 100.0

0 times 37 23.4 19 25.2 17 22.8 1 8.8
1-2 times 44 26.6 22 28.6 18 23.4 4 35.1
3-5 times 26 14.3 14 18.0 11 10.4 1 10.8
6-9 times 19 14.4 10 14.5 9 15.8

10-19 times 9 3.7 3 2.4 6 5.6

20 or more times 28 17.6 10 11.2 15 22.0 3 45.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F18a. At school, how safe do you feel in the hallways?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 162 100.0 78 100.0 75 100.0 9 100.0

Not at all safe 16 8.9 3 4.2 12 14.2 1 8.8
Only slightly safe 11 5.5 4 3.3 6 5.1 1 32.9
Somewhat safe 32 19.7 13 17.8 16 21.2 3 26.1
Quite safe 58 45.9 36 57.0 20 36.1 2 19.8
Very safe 45 20.0 22 17.7 21 23.4 2 12.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F18b. At school, how safe do you feel in the cafeteria?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 162 100.0 78 100.0 75 100.0 9 100.0

Not at all safe 13 8.1 2 3.6 9 9.6 2 41.6
Only slightly safe 13 5.9 3 2.0 9 9.7 1 11.7
Somewhat safe 31 19.1 16 20.8 13 17.8 2 14.4
Quite safe 57 42.3 34 51.3 22 35.3 1 10.8
Very safe 48 24.6 23 22.3 22 27.6 3 21.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F18c. At school, how safe do you feel in the classroom?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 162 100.0 78 100.0 75 100.0 9 100.0

Not at all safe 9 6.6 1 2.8 7 10.7 1 8.8
Only slightly safe 4 2.3 1 .5 2 1.1 1 32.9
Somewhat safe 24 14.2 10 14.0 12 14.4 2 14.4
Quite safe 58 36.4 33 41.4 24 33.5 1 11.7
Very safe 67 40.5 33 41.4 30 40.4 4 32.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F18d. At school, how safe do you feel outside the school on school grounds?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 162 100.0 78 100.0 75 100.0 9 100.0

Not at all safe 16 11.2 4 7.1 10 12.7 2 41.6
Only slightly safe 8 4.4 4 3.9 3 4.6 1 9.1
Somewhat safe 42 28.5 23 30.1 16 26.9 3 26.1
Quite safe 63 41.1 36 50.4 26 33.7 1 10.8
Very safe 33 14.8 11 8.6 20 22.1 2 12.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F17.x. Have you ever been harassed at school (or on the way to or from school)?

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 158 100.0 76 100.0 73 100.0 9 100.0

Yes, harassed 80 51.7 37 47.8 38 54.6 5 65.5
No, not harassed 78 48.3 39 52.2 35 45.4 4 34.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F17. Have you been harassed?

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 158 100.0 76 100.0 73 100.0 9 100.0

Harassment about your race or ethnic origin 35 23.4 13 15.6 18 28.8 4 56.1
Unwanted sexual comments or attention 14 6.9 9 9.4 3 2.6 2 20.2
Harassment because someone thought
you were gay, lesbian, or bisexual
6 5.3 1 .5 5 11.1

Harassment about your weight,
clothes, acne, or other
physical characteristics
25 15.1 12 13.7 13 18.3

Harassment about your group of friends 20 10.6 12 15.5 7 5.1 1 10.8
Harassed--Other reasons 41 22.8 21 23.1 19 23.6 1 10.8
Was not harassed 78 48.3 39 52.2 35 45.4 4 34.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F20a. During the past 12 months, how many times has someone threatened you with a weapon on school property?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 160 100.0 78 100.0 73 100.0 9 100.0

0 times 149 94.2 75 97.4 66 90.8 8 92.3
1 time 8 4.7 2 1.7 5 7.8 1 7.7
2-3 times 1 .3

1 .6

6-7 times 2 .8 1 .9 1 .8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F20b. During the past 12 months, how many times has someone injured you with a weapon on school property?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 160 100.0 78 100.0 73 100.0 9 100.0

0 times 157 97.8 78 100.0 71 98.6 8 67.1
1 time 2 1.8

1 .6 1 32.9
4-5 times 1 .4

1 .8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F20c. During the past 12 months, how many times were you in a physical fight on school property?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 157 100.0 76 100.0 72 100.0 9 100.0

0 times 140 89.2 75 99.1 57 80.2 8 67.1
1 time 10 5.2 1 .9 9 10.8

2-3 times 5 5.0

4 7.6 1 32.9
4-5 times 1 .4

1 .8

8-9 times 1 .3

1 .6

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F20d. During the past 12 months, how many times has someone taken money or things directly from you by using force,
a weapon, or threats in school or on school property?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 158 100.0 77 100.0 72 100.0 9 100.0

0 times 150 94.3 75 98.6 67 92.3 8 67.1
1 time 5 4.5 1 .6 3 6.1 1 32.9
2-3 times 1 .4 1 .9



6-7 times 1 .3

1 .8

8-9 times 1 .4

1 .8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F20e. During the past 12 months, how many times has someone deliberately damaged your property
(such as clothing, books, or other property) in school or on school property?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 158 100.0 77 100.0 72 100.0 9 100.0

0 times 135 83.9 72 95.1 55 72.8 8 67.1
1 time 12 6.9 3 3.5 9 11.4

2-3 times 4 3.3 1 .5 3 6.8

4-5 times 6 5.6 1 .9 4 8.1 1 32.9
12 or more times 1 .3

1 .8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F11.a. During the past 30 days, how many times did you drive a car or other vehicle when you had been drinking alcohol?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 161 100.0 77 100.0 75 100.0 9 100.0

0 times 160 99.6 76 99.1 75 100.0 9 100.0
1 time 1 .4 1 .9



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F11.c. During the past 30 days, how many times did you ride in a car or other vehicle with a teenage driver who had been drinking alcohol?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 163 100.0 77 100.0 77 100.0 9 100.0

0 times 154 94.0 72 94.5 73 92.7 9 100.0
1 time 7 5.3 4 4.6 3 6.6

2-3 times 1 .3

1 .7

6 or more times 1 .4 1 .9



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F25. How often do you wear a seat belt when riding in a car driven by someone else?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 159 100.0 77 100.0 73 100.0 9 100.0

Never 6 5.7 2 3.2 3 8.7 1 4.9
Rarely 6 3.4 2 2.5 4 4.8

Sometimes 18 7.4 9 9.0 8 5.6 1 7.7
Most of the time 51 36.2 29 36.6 18 32.8 4 61.8
Always 78 47.3 35 48.7 40 48.0 3 25.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F24.Bicycle Riding. Have you ridden a bicycle in the past 12 months?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 156 100.0 76 100.0 71 100.0 9 100.0

Did not ride a bicycle 46 34.9 31 43.4 13 27.0 2 14.0
Rode a bicycle 110 65.1 45 56.6 58 73.0 7 86.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
F24.Bicycle Helmet Use. (Of those who rode a bicycle during the past 12 months). Did you always wear a helmet?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 110 100.0 45 100.0 58 100.0 7 100.0

Always wore a helmet 32 29.1 12 26.3 18 33.0 2 19.2
Wore helmet most of the time 15 14.0 10 22.9 5 7.5

Rarely or sometimes
wore a helmet
33 26.2 12 28.5 19 24.6 2 21.4
Never wore a helmet 30 30.7 11 22.2 16 34.9 3 59.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
C1.a. How often does at least one of your parents know what you are doing when you are away from home?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 170 100.0 87 100.0 79 100.0 4 100.0

Never 9 5.1 3 1.2 6 10.0

Sometimes 35 16.6 14 13.2 20 20.2 1 30.1
Quite often 63 34.6 32 36.8 29 31.7 2 45.8
All the time 63 43.6 38 48.9 24 38.1 1 24.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
C1.b. How often does at least one of your parents know where you are after school?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 171 100.0 87 100.0 79 100.0 5 100.0

Never 3 1.9 2 2.9 1 .8

Sometimes 22 10.2 10 6.9 12 14.6

Quite often 49 26.1 25 29.4 22 21.2 2 46.7
All the time 97 61.8 50 60.8 44 63.5 3 53.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
C3. In the last month, about how many hours per week were you usually home in the afternoon with no adult?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 171 100.0 87 100.0 79 100.0 5 100.0

None 27 18.5 11 16.5 13 19.3 3 53.3
Less than 1/2 hour 6 3.3 5 5.3 1 .9

1/2 to 1 hour 19 12.9 10 17.5 8 6.6 1 26.8
2 hours 17 11.0 7 11.3 10 11.2

3 hours 11 4.4 4 2.4 7 7.0

4 hours 17 11.4 10 10.1 7 13.6

5 hours 20 12.0 10 11.1 10 13.7

6-10 hours 14 4.8 10 6.7 4 2.7

11-15 hours 8 3.8 2 1.3 5 6.2 1 20.0
16-20 hours 13 7.6 7 5.1 6 11.0

21-30 hours 5 1.7

5 3.8

31 or more hours 14 8.6 11 12.6 3 4.1

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B17.a. Over the last month, in an average week, how many hours do you spend working at a job for which you received a paycheck or wages?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 156 100.0 76 100.0 77 100.0 3 100.0

0 hours 122 80.3 60 78.5 61 85.0 1 19.4
1-2 hours 12 6.6 5 5.8 7 8.0

3-5 hours 4 1.6 1 .4 3 3.2

6-10 hours 7 6.2 4 10.3 2 1.2 1 10.5
11-17 hours 5 2.2 5 4.2



18-24 hours 3 1.0 1 .7 2 1.4

25 or more hours 3 2.0

2 1.2 1 70.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B17.b. Over the last month, in an average week, how many hours do you spend in volunteer work, religious activities, youth groups, music, drama, or special school activities (e.g., yearbook), both at school and away from school (not including sports)?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 153 100.0 75 100.0 76 100.0 2 100.0

0 hours 87 51.4 40 50.9 45 49.9 2 100.0
1-2 hours 30 24.6 15 21.3 15 29.4

3-5 hours 10 6.7 5 7.8 5 5.6

6-10 hours 13 7.4 9 11.3 4 2.9

11-17 hours 6 6.5 3 5.7 3 7.6

18-24 hours 2 1.5

2 3.4

25 or more hours 5 2.0 3 2.8 2 1.0

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B17.c. Over the last month, in an average week, how many hours do you spend participating in sports teams, either through school or in the community?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 154 100.0 76 100.0 76 100.0 2 100.0

0 hours 85 53.2 45 54.9 39 52.4 1 21.6
1-2 hours 17 11.9 9 13.4 7 7.5 1 78.4
3-5 hours 15 7.1 2 3.2 13 12.0

6-10 hours 18 15.0 11 15.0 7 15.7

11-17 hours 5 3.3 4 5.6 1 .6

18-24 hours 5 2.8 1 1.0 4 5.2

25 or more hours 9 6.7 4 7.0 5 6.6

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B18a. On an average school day, how many hours do you spend watching TV?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 152 100.0 73 100.0 77 100.0 2 100.0

None 16 12.2 11 11.6 5 13.3

Less than 1 hour per day 23 15.9 12 17.5 11 14.7

1 hour per day 27 15.2 14 19.8 13 10.7

2 hours per day 34 18.3 16 20.3 18 16.8

3 hours per day 28 20.0 12 19.5 16 21.2

4 hours per day 13 8.7 7 9.0 5 7.7 1 21.6
5 or more hours per day 11 9.8 1 2.3 9 15.5 1 78.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B18b. On an average school day, how many hours do you spend playing video/computer games like Nintendo?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 149 100.0 72 100.0 75 100.0 2 100.0

None 60 42.0 44 58.6 15 23.9 1 21.6
Less than 1 hour per day 40 21.7 17 18.7 23 26.0

1 hour per day 17 15.3 4 14.5 13 16.9

2 hours per day 15 7.8 5 4.7 10 11.6

3 hours per day 8 5.6 2 3.4 6 8.3

4 hours per day 1 3.0

1 6.5

5 or more hours per day 8 4.6

7 6.8 1 78.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B18c. On an average school day, how many hours do you spend surfing the Internet?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 150 100.0 71 100.0 76 100.0 3 100.0

None 46 26.9 21 26.1 25 29.1

Less than 1 hour per day 35 25.2 19 25.8 14 24.2 2 29.9
1 hour per day 22 16.5 13 21.1 8 8.8 1 70.1
2 hours per day 15 9.3 9 9.5 6 9.4

3 hours per day 10 6.4 3 6.0 7 7.2

4 hours per day 6 3.2 2 3.4 4 3.1

5 or more hours per day 16 12.5 4 8.0 12 18.0

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B33. When was the last time you saw a doctor or nurse practitioner for a check up or physical exam?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 147 100.0 75 100.0 69 100.0 3 100.0

During the past 12 months 65 50.5 32 50.6 31 48.9 2 80.6
Between 12 and 24 months 15 7.9 7 6.5 8 10.1

More than 24 months ago 12 7.4 5 8.9 6 4.9 1 19.4
Never 15 11.4 8 9.2 7 15.0

Not sure 40 22.7 23 24.8 17 21.0

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade Asian Students
B34. When was the last time you saw a dentist or dental hygienist for a check up, exam, teeth cleaning, or other dental work?

Total Female Male Gender unk
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 148 100.0 76 100.0 69 100.0 3 100.0

During the past 12 months 99 65.7 58 75.5 40 55.2 1 10.5
Between 12 and 24 months 14 14.3 7 12.5 7 17.6

More than 24 months ago 9 3.8 2 1.5 6 6.2 1 19.4
Never 5 4.4 3 5.0 2 3.7

Not sure 21 11.7 6 5.5 14 17.2 1 70.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.