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2001 Oregon Healthy Teens Survey

2001
Oregon Healthy Teens Survey
Race & Ethnicity

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 8,788 100.0 4,241 100.0 3,940 100.0 607 100.0
12 years old 9 .1 5 .1 3 .1 1 .1
13 years old 3,208 35.0 1,679 38.4 1,299 31.2 230 35.5
14 years old 5,324 62.4 2,480 59.9 2,491 65.2 353 61.6
15 years old 247 2.5 77 1.7 147 3.5 23 2.8
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 8,913 100.0 4,278 100.0 4,015 100.0 620 100.0
Chose more than one other race 63 .7 40 .9 22 .6 1 .1
Non-Hispanic White only 8,410 93.7 4,006 93.0 3,812 94.3 592 95.3
Also American Indian/Alaska Native 178 2.2 93 2.8 70 1.7 15 1.7
Also Asian 45 .5 21 .5 23 .6 1 .1
Also African American 39 .5 20 .6 18 .4 1 .2
Also Hispanic 135 1.8 80 1.7 47 1.9 8 1.7
Also Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander 43 .6 18 .6 23 .5 2 .9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 8,819 100.0 4,235 100.0 3,968 100.0 616 100.0
Interim language variable English 8,535 96.4 4,124 96.9 3,827 96.2 584 93.4
Spanish 36 .4 16 .3 15 .3 5 1.0
Other 248 3.3 95 2.8 126 3.4 27 5.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White Students
A25.a. How old were you when you first smoked a whole cigarette?

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,267 100.0 2,095 100.0 1,882 100.0 290 100.0

Never have 3,112 72.6 1,520 72.4 1,388 73.0 204 70.8
8 years old or younger 195 4.3 88 3.8 94 4.9 13 4.6
9 134 3.1 64 2.7 58 3.5 12 4.2
10 132 3.0 57 2.3 66 3.6 9 4.5
11 166 3.9 88 4.3 63 3.0 15 6.7
12 230 6.1 117 6.6 100 6.0 13 3.3
13 248 5.6 136 6.3 90 4.8 22 5.4
14 50 1.3 25 1.5 23 1.3 2 .5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,348 100.0 2,132 100.0 1,920 100.0 296 100.0

None 3,943 90.5 1,924 90.8 1,754 90.8 265 85.8
1-10 246 6.0 141 6.8 90 4.9 15 7.4
11-20 70 1.4 25 .8 37 1.8 8 3.7
21-30 42 1.0 18 .7 18 1.3 6 1.1
31-40 17 .3 9 .3 7 .2 1 .3
41 or more 30 .8 15 .5 14 1.0 1 1.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,366 100.0 2,141 100.0 1,930 100.0 295 100.0

0 days 3,812 87.5 1,853 87.6 1,709 88.0 250 82.7
1-2 days 211 4.6 116 5.0 78 4.2 17 3.9
3-5 days 93 2.2 54 2.6 33 1.8 6 1.6
6-9 days 64 1.5 35 1.4 25 1.4 4 2.4
10-19 days 66 1.6 27 1.2 31 1.4 8 5.1
20-29 days 52 1.1 23 .9 26 1.4 3 .6
All 30 days 68 1.6 33 1.2 28 1.7 7 3.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,229 100.0 2,077 100.0 1,863 100.0 289 100.0

Never have 3,835 91.3 1,972 95.6 1,594 86.1 269 94.1
8 or younger 74 1.6 22 .9 46 2.3 6 2.0
9 33 .8 9 .4 22 1.4 2 .4
10 51 1.3 8 .3 42 2.7 1 .1
11 64 1.3 23 1.1 36 1.5 5 .9
12 71 1.7 14 .6 55 3.0 2 .7
13 79 1.6 24 1.0 51 2.3 4 1.8
14 22 .4 5 .1 17 .8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,314 100.0 2,124 100.0 1,896 100.0 294 100.0

None 4,245 98.5 2,110 99.4 1,844 97.2 291 99.5
1-10 52 1.3 12 .5 39 2.3 1 .1
11-20 9 .1 1 .0 7 .2 1 .1
21-30 3 .1 1 .1 2 .1

31-40 1 .0

1 .0

41 or more 4 .1

3 .1 1 .2
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,354 100.0 2,136 100.0 1,922 100.0 296 100.0

0 days 4,248 97.7 2,111 99.1 1,845 95.9 292 99.4
1-2 days 45 .8 13 .4 30 1.3 2 .2
3-5 days 27 .6 9 .3 18 1.0

6-9 days 11 .3 1 .1 9 .6 1 .1
10-19 days 14 .3 1 .0 13 .7

20-29 days 5 .2

4 .4 1 .2
All 30 days 4 .0 1 .0 3 .1

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,224 100.0 2,082 100.0 1,857 100.0 285 100.0

0 days 4,216 99.7 2,079 99.8 1,852 99.5 285 100.0
One or more days 8 .3 3 .2 5 .5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,005 100.0 1,967 100.0 1,761 100.0 277 100.0

Very often 693 17.0 350 17.9 300 16.7 43 12.4
A few times 2,132 52.5 1,077 52.3 903 51.7 152 58.4
Once 710 17.9 352 18.0 303 17.0 55 22.2
Never 470 12.6 188 11.8 255 14.6 27 6.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 3,897 100.0 1,914 100.0 1,718 100.0 265 100.0

There is no rule 101 2.5 36 1.7 58 3.5 7 2.1
There is a rule, but
it isn't enforced
143 4.1 80 4.4 51 3.8 12 3.5
There is a rule and
it is sometimes enforced
470 12.8 271 14.3 166 10.6 33 15.7
There is a rule and
it is strictly enforced
3,183 80.6 1,527 79.6 1,443 82.2 213 78.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 3,912 100.0 1,923 100.0 1,722 100.0 267 100.0

Yes 635 17.7 262 15.7 324 20.3 49 16.3
No 3,277 82.3 1,661 84.3 1,398 79.7 218 83.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,247 100.0 2,089 100.0 1,869 100.0 289 100.0

Never have 2,128 50.4 1,039 50.3 958 51.3 131 46.4
8 or younger 407 9.2 182 7.8 203 11.4 22 5.8
9 204 4.6 100 4.7 85 4.1 19 7.2
10 208 5.1 93 4.8 101 5.5 14 4.5
11 256 6.0 120 4.8 116 6.8 20 8.5
12 414 9.6 223 10.1 156 8.9 35 10.7
13 495 11.5 272 13.9 183 8.8 40 11.9
14 131 3.5 58 3.5 65 3.3 8 5.0
15 4 .0 2 .0 2 .1

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,213 100.0 2,068 100.0 1,856 100.0 289 100.0

Never have 3,183 75.5 1,548 74.5 1,432 77.2 203 71.3
8 or younger 45 1.0 17 .7 27 1.5 1 .1
9 42 1.1 18 .9 21 1.3 3 .4
10 52 1.1 23 1.2 29 1.3

11 111 2.5 49 1.8 51 3.0 11 4.2
12 240 5.7 124 5.8 98 5.5 18 6.0
13 396 9.6 220 11.3 137 7.0 39 14.7
14 140 3.4 68 3.8 59 3.0 13 2.8
15 4 .1 1 .0 2 .1 1 .6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,241 100.0 2,086 100.0 1,870 100.0 285 100.0

None 3,661 86.1 1,815 86.6 1,599 85.4 247 87.5
1-2 315 7.3 148 7.2 146 7.7 21 5.2
3-5 143 3.4 67 3.5 67 3.4 9 2.5
6-9 65 1.7 35 1.8 25 1.5 5 1.9
10 or more 57 1.5 21 .9 33 2.0 3 2.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,272 100.0 2,095 100.0 1,887 100.0 290 100.0

0 occasions 3,186 75.2 1,563 74.9 1,413 75.5 210 75.2
1-2 occasions 695 15.8 342 16.5 302 15.3 51 14.5
3-5 occasions 231 5.1 121 5.3 93 4.9 17 5.2
6-9 occasions 87 2.2 40 2.3 41 1.9 6 3.6
10 or more occasions 73 1.6 29 1.1 38 2.3 6 1.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,296 100.0 2,108 100.0 1,898 100.0 290 100.0

0 days 3,891 90.8 1,913 90.9 1,723 91.1 255 87.9
1 day 201 4.6 98 4.9 89 4.2 14 4.9
2 days 94 2.1 50 2.0 34 1.8 10 4.9
3-5 days 45 1.1 28 1.5 14 .8 3 .5
6-9 days 39 .7 9 .3 22 1.0 8 1.9
10-19 days 12 .2 5 .3 7 .3

20 or more days 14 .4 5 .2 9 .8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,287 100.0 2,107 100.0 1,892 100.0 288 100.0

0 days 4,215 98.2 2,080 98.6 1,850 97.6 285 99.0
1-2 days 50 1.3 24 1.2 24 1.4 2 .8
3-5 days 11 .2 2 .0 9 .4

6-9 days 6 .2

5 .4 1 .2
20-29 days 1 .0 1 .1



All 30 days 4 .1

4 .3

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,182 100.0 2,048 100.0 1,847 100.0 287 100.0

Never have 3,405 82.1 1,701 83.9 1,473 80.2 231 81.4
8 or younger 39 1.0 14 .8 24 1.3 1 .2
9 33 .6 15 .5 16 .6 2 .3
10 53 1.2 16 .9 33 1.7 4 .6
11 89 2.0 32 1.2 50 2.9 7 2.1
12 193 4.5 92 4.3 87 4.6 14 4.4
13 273 6.4 140 6.4 114 6.0 19 7.9
14 94 2.2 38 1.9 48 2.5 8 2.4
15 3 .1

2 .0 1 .6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,291 100.0 2,101 100.0 1,897 100.0 293 100.0

None 3,925 91.6 1,945 93.0 1,717 90.6 263 87.9
1-2 181 4.1 81 3.7 85 4.5 15 4.8
3-5 84 2.0 34 1.5 42 2.0 8 5.9
6-9 45 1.1 19 1.1 23 1.2 3 .7
10-19 27 .6 10 .3 15 1.0 2 .4
20 or more 29 .5 12 .3 15 .8 2 .4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,327 100.0 2,120 100.0 1,913 100.0 294 100.0

0 times 3,789 87.9 1,882 89.3 1,656 87.1 251 82.8
1-2 times 217 5.0 99 4.6 106 5.4 12 4.8
3-9 times 172 3.9 77 3.6 77 3.4 18 8.2
10-19 times 79 1.7 38 1.8 35 1.6 6 2.7
20-39 times 42 .9 14 .4 23 1.6 5 1.2
40 or more times 28 .6 10 .4 16 .9 2 .4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,317 100.0 2,117 100.0 1,907 100.0 293 100.0

0 times 4,227 98.1 2,078 98.4 1,860 97.7 289 98.7
1 or 2 times 60 1.2 32 1.2 26 1.1 2 1.0
3 to 9 times 20 .4 6 .3 12 .6 2 .3
10 to 19 times 5 .1

5 .1

20 to 39 times 1 .0 1 .1



40 or more times 4 .2

4 .5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,305 100.0 2,116 100.0 1,894 100.0 295 100.0

0 occasions 4,029 93.0 1,966 92.3 1,787 93.3 276 95.4
1-2 occasions 195 4.9 104 5.6 76 4.4 15 3.9
3-5 occasions 46 1.3 27 1.4 17 1.4 2 .3
6-9 occasions 6 .1 4 .2 2 .1

10 or more occasions 29 .6 15 .5 12 .8 2 .4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,286 100.0 2,103 100.0 1,889 100.0 294 100.0

0 occasions 4,222 98.5 2,078 98.9 1,856 98.1 288 98.1
1-2 occasions 54 1.3 23 .9 25 1.7 6 1.9
3-5 occasions 6 .2 1 .2 5 .2

6-9 occasions 2 .0 1 .0 1 .0

10 or more occasions 2 .0

2 .1

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,239 100.0 2,089 100.0 1,860 100.0 290 100.0

0 Occasions 4,093 96.5 2,024 97.1 1,791 95.9 278 96.5
1 or more Occasions 146 3.5 65 2.9 69 4.1 12 3.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male
Count % Count % Count %
Total 7,663 100.0 3,935 100.0 3,728 100.0

Underweight (<= 5th percentile) 240 2.9 125 2.9 115 3.0
At risk for underweight
(5-10th percentile)
216 2.7 124 3.2 92 2.2
Normal 5,628 73.1 2,959 75.6 2,669 70.5
At risk for overweight,
(85-95th percentile)
1,051 14.7 505 13.1 546 16.5
Overweight (>= 95th percentile) 528 6.5 222 5.2 306 7.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised January 2004.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,325 100.0 2,083 100.0 1,926 100.0 316 100.0

Very underweight 74 2.0 28 1.6 40 2.4 6 2.6
Slightly underweight 564 13.2 248 12.0 280 15.0 36 10.8
About the right weight 2,380 53.4 1,087 51.6 1,124 55.5 169 52.4
Slightly overweight 1,112 27.0 602 29.2 425 24.5 85 27.6
Very overweight 195 4.4 118 5.6 57 2.6 20 6.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,149 100.0 2,013 100.0 1,835 100.0 301 100.0

Yes 346 8.4 248 12.1 76 4.7 22 6.5
No 3,803 91.6 1,765 87.9 1,759 95.3 279 93.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,153 100.0 2,014 100.0 1,839 100.0 300 100.0

Yes 222 5.7 150 7.5 54 3.2 18 8.0
No 3,931 94.3 1,864 92.5 1,785 96.8 282 92.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,158 100.0 2,020 100.0 1,836 100.0 302 100.0

Yes 142 3.5 103 5.4 29 1.4 10 3.2
No 4,016 96.5 1,917 94.6 1,807 98.6 292 96.8
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,145 100.0 2,010 100.0 1,834 100.0 301 100.0

At risk for disordered eating 518 13.1 359 18.1 121 7.4 38 14.0
Not at risk 3,627 86.9 1,651 81.9 1,713 92.6 263 86.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,170 100.0 2,023 100.0 1,839 100.0 308 100.0

None 29 .8 10 .4 19 1.3

< One serving per day 314 7.3 130 6.3 160 8.0 24 9.4
1 to < 3 servings per day 1,728 42.9 886 45.4 720 41.2 122 36.3
3 to < 5 servings per day 984 23.3 497 24.6 414 21.2 73 26.4
5 or more servings per day 1,115 25.8 500 23.3 526 28.3 89 27.8
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,242 100.0 2,058 100.0 1,873 100.0 311 100.0

0 days 402 9.4 252 11.7 118 6.9 32 9.2
1 day 353 8.6 219 10.1 103 6.6 31 9.8
2-4 days 876 20.4 522 25.3 289 14.9 65 20.0
5-6 days 672 15.7 338 15.7 281 15.4 53 17.9
7 days 1,939 45.9 727 37.1 1,082 56.3 130 43.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,249 100.0 2,066 100.0 1,871 100.0 312 100.0

0 times 290 7.4 154 7.8 115 6.9 21 7.5
1 time 238 6.0 138 6.6 82 5.5 18 5.6
2-4 times 944 21.4 484 21.9 391 20.9 69 21.1
5-6 times 1,021 23.7 513 25.3 435 21.8 73 24.3
7 or more times 1,705 40.1 754 36.6 824 43.8 127 40.7
I was away from home
and not with my family
during the past
51 1.4 23 1.8 24 1.1 4 .8
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,215 100.0 2,052 100.0 1,853 100.0 310 100.0

0 days 259 6.2 130 6.1 112 6.1 17 7.7
1 day 209 4.9 109 5.0 83 4.6 17 5.4
2 days 297 7.1 188 9.6 88 4.5 21 5.9
3 days 466 10.6 258 12.5 176 8.6 32 8.8
4 days 468 9.9 246 10.8 195 9.7 27 6.0
5 days 727 17.3 407 19.8 261 13.9 59 20.6
6 days 434 11.1 213 11.0 186 11.1 35 12.0
7 days 1,355 32.9 501 25.1 752 41.5 102 33.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,193 100.0 2,046 100.0 1,842 100.0 305 100.0

0 days 662 16.2 291 14.3 324 18.4 47 16.0
1 day 489 10.9 267 11.9 182 9.1 40 14.3
2 days 537 12.4 295 13.5 205 11.0 37 13.2
3 days 553 13.0 290 15.0 215 10.9 48 13.1
4 days 398 10.2 219 11.7 147 8.4 32 10.3
5 days 444 10.0 231 9.9 182 9.7 31 12.1
6 days 249 5.7 109 5.3 125 6.2 15 4.7
7 days 861 21.7 344 18.4 462 26.4 55 16.2
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,139 100.0 2,017 100.0 1,815 100.0 307 100.0

0 days 782 21.4 438 25.3 292 17.4 52 18.3
1 day 41 .8 15 .7 21 .8 5 1.5
2 days 230 5.7 96 4.2 117 7.7 17 4.6
3 days 855 17.6 406 16.5 377 18.3 72 20.0
4 days 325 6.4 163 6.5 141 6.2 21 7.1
5 days 1,906 48.1 899 46.8 867 49.6 140 48.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,105 100.0 2,014 100.0 1,796 100.0 295 100.0

Yes 616 15.1 254 12.5 320 18.2 42 14.3
No 3,489 84.9 1,760 87.5 1,476 81.8 253 85.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 598 100.0 245 100.0 311 100.0 42 100.0

Currently Abstinent 270 44.2 105 40.6 150 48.2 15 34.4
Currently sexually active 328 55.8 140 59.4 161 51.8 27 65.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,076 100.0 2,007 100.0 1,774 100.0 295 100.0

I have never had sexual intercourse 3,478 85.2 1,762 87.8 1,463 82.0 253 86.3
I've had sexual intercourse; not during the past 3 months 270 6.5 105 4.9 150 8.7 15 4.7
1 person 207 5.1 91 4.7 101 5.4 15 5.8
2 people 62 1.5 29 1.3 24 1.7 9 2.3
3 people 18 .3 9 .3 9 .3

4 people 6 .3 1 .2 5 .3

5 people 8 .3 4 .5 4 .2

6 or more people 27 .8 6 .2 18 1.4 3 .9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,106 100.0 2,021 100.0 1,787 100.0 298 100.0

I have never had sexual intercourse 3,504 85.1 1,772 87.9 1,477 81.9 255 85.7
11 years old or younger 120 3.1 54 2.6 60 3.8 6 2.7
12 years old 105 2.5 43 1.8 54 3.1 8 3.4
13 years old 244 6.2 108 5.6 115 7.0 21 6.1
14 years old 128 2.8 42 2.1 78 3.8 8 2.0
15 years old 5 .2 2 .1 3 .5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 599 100.0 250 100.0 307 100.0 42 100.0

Yes 424 67.0 169 65.8 228 68.5 27 63.1
No 175 33.0 81 34.2 79 31.5 15 36.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,029 100.0 1,993 100.0 1,745 100.0 291 100.0

I have never had sexual intercourse 3,468 86.2 1,756 88.5 1,460 83.2 252 87.5
No method was used
to prevent pregnancy
96 2.5 49 2.5 42 2.8 5 1.2
Birth control pills 41 1.0 23 .9 15 1.2 3 .8
Condoms 345 8.2 137 6.9 188 9.9 20 6.8
Depo-Provera (injectable birth control 11 .2 4 .1 4 .1 3 1.0
Withdrawal 23 .6 10 .4 11 .7 2 1.1
Some other method 14 .4 3 .4 11 .4

Not sure 31 1.0 11 .3 14 1.7 6 1.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 3,904 100.0 1,921 100.0 1,697 100.0 286 100.0

Classroom instruction 2,172 54.7 1,035 53.8 989 56.1 148 52.5
Parents or other adults in my family 548 14.4 293 14.7 213 14.2 42 13.3
From friends 91 2.6 54 3.5 31 1.9 6 1.0
From a teacher or school counselor 405 10.0 209 10.5 164 9.2 32 11.5
From brochures available at schools or school health center 127 3.4 60 3.1 52 3.2 15 6.2
From TV or radio 253 6.9 113 6.1 124 8.0 16 5.4
From other sources not mentioned above 308 8.1 157 8.2 124 7.5 27 10.2
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,066 100.0 2,004 100.0 1,767 100.0 295 100.0

Yes 2,906 71.6 1,445 73.4 1,245 69.0 216 74.3
No 645 15.6 293 14.0 311 17.6 41 14.1
Not sure 515 12.8 266 12.5 211 13.4 38 11.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,113 100.0 2,022 100.0 1,833 100.0 258 100.0

0 days 2,404 57.5 1,027 49.5 1,230 67.3 147 50.7
1-2 days 1,058 26.6 598 30.1 389 21.9 71 32.5
3-4 days 354 8.9 218 11.5 114 5.6 22 11.2
5-7 days 297 7.0 179 8.9 100 5.3 18 5.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,218 100.0 2,061 100.0 1,889 100.0 268 100.0

Yes 621 14.9 384 19.5 189 9.4 48 17.2
No 3,597 85.1 1,677 80.5 1,700 90.6 220 82.8
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,164 100.0 2,035 100.0 1,866 100.0 263 100.0

0 days 3,843 92.3 1,996 98.5 1,615 86.2 232 87.2
1 day 129 3.5 22 .8 96 6.1 11 6.2
2-3 days 97 2.1 11 .5 70 3.4 16 5.7
4-5 days 32 .8

29 1.7 3 .8
6 or more days 63 1.3 6 .2 56 2.6 1 .1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,160 100.0 2,037 100.0 1,860 100.0 263 100.0

0 days 3,501 84.7 1,890 93.6 1,396 75.0 215 84.2
1 day 234 5.7 63 2.5 158 9.3 13 5.6
2-3 days 160 3.5 37 1.5 108 5.5 15 4.4
4-5 days 61 1.1 8 .4 42 1.6 11 3.6
6 or more days 204 5.0 39 2.0 156 8.6 9 2.2
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,099 100.0 2,019 100.0 1,821 100.0 259 100.0

0 days 4,088 99.8 2,018 100.0 1,812 99.6 258 99.4
1 day 7 .1 1 .0 5 .2 1 .6
2-3 days 2 .1

2 .1

6 or more days 2 .0

2 .1

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,103 100.0 2,014 100.0 1,830 100.0 259 100.0

0 days 3,932 95.8 1,964 97.5 1,720 93.9 248 96.8
1 day 77 1.7 24 1.3 49 2.3 4 1.1
2-3 days 34 1.0 11 .5 21 1.7 2 .4
4-5 days 14 .4 2 .1 10 .6 2 1.2
6 or more days 46 1.0 13 .7 30 1.6 3 .6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,141 100.0 2,033 100.0 1,845 100.0 263 100.0

0 times 926 21.9 478 21.8 390 21.7 58 24.4
1-2 times 1,000 24.2 573 28.9 362 18.4 65 27.6
3-5 times 591 15.2 307 15.3 245 15.1 39 15.3
6-9 times 445 10.4 218 10.8 189 9.8 38 11.1
10-19 times 336 7.8 168 8.2 148 7.6 20 6.9
20 or more times 843 20.6 289 15.1 511 27.5 43 14.8
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,124 100.0 2,018 100.0 1,845 100.0 261 100.0

Not at all safe 196 5.3 63 3.5 122 7.0 11 7.2
Only slightly safe 265 6.8 122 6.1 121 7.5 22 7.8
Somewhat safe 717 18.7 351 18.8 306 17.7 60 24.6
Quite safe 1,632 39.4 883 43.5 665 36.3 84 29.3
Very safe 1,314 29.8 599 28.1 631 31.5 84 31.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,120 100.0 2,017 100.0 1,842 100.0 261 100.0

Not at all safe 187 5.1 65 3.6 108 6.6 14 5.9
Only slightly safe 224 5.9 105 5.6 105 6.2 14 5.9
Somewhat safe 666 16.8 339 17.1 284 16.1 43 18.8
Quite safe 1,576 38.8 844 42.1 641 36.1 91 32.1
Very safe 1,467 33.5 664 31.6 704 35.1 99 37.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,118 100.0 2,013 100.0 1,845 100.0 260 100.0

Not at all safe 140 3.8 48 2.3 79 5.1 13 5.8
Only slightly safe 144 4.0 73 3.8 60 3.9 11 6.1
Somewhat safe 445 10.7 232 12.1 181 8.9 32 12.4
Quite safe 1,467 36.2 780 39.9 615 33.3 72 28.2
Very safe 1,922 45.3 880 42.0 910 48.8 132 47.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,118 100.0 2,014 100.0 1,843 100.0 261 100.0

Not at all safe 302 8.1 117 6.7 165 9.6 20 8.4
Only slightly safe 372 9.4 184 9.7 168 9.5 20 7.1
Somewhat safe 880 22.3 475 24.3 349 20.0 56 22.8
Quite safe 1,370 32.8 724 35.9 563 29.6 83 30.9
Very safe 1,194 27.4 514 23.4 598 31.3 82 30.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 4,036 100.0 1,994 100.0 1,787 100.0 255 100.0

Yes, harassed 2,103 51.9 1,109 55.8 862 47.9 132 50.0
No, not harassed 1,933 48.1 885 44.2 925 52.1 123 50.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,036 100.0 1,994 100.0 1,787 100.0 255 100.0

Harassment about your race or ethnic origin 149 4.3 55 2.9 84 6.2 10 3.3
Unwanted sexual comments or attention 566 14.7 428 22.5 94 5.1 44 19.7
Harassment because someone thought
you were gay, lesbian, or bisexual
303 7.1 123 6.5 161 8.1 19 5.6
Harassment about your weight,
clothes, acne, or other
physical characteristics
929 23.0 482 24.6 391 21.4 56 21.5
Harassment about your group of friends 637 15.3 331 16.2 265 14.5 41 14.2
Harassed--Other reasons 1,155 28.4 574 29.0 507 28.1 74 26.0
Was not harassed 1,933 48.1 885 44.2 925 52.1 123 50.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,095 100.0 2,008 100.0 1,826 100.0 261 100.0

0 times 3,885 94.6 1,939 96.4 1,702 93.1 244 91.3
1 time 129 3.0 48 2.6 73 3.5 8 3.4
2-3 times 47 1.6 10 .5 30 2.3 7 4.2
4-5 times 17 .4 5 .2 11 .6 1 .6
6-7 times 7 .1 4 .1 3 .1

8-9 times 3 .1 1 .1 1 .0 1 .6
10-11 times 1 .0

1 .0

12 or more times 6 .2 1 .0 5 .4

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,090 100.0 2,005 100.0 1,824 100.0 261 100.0

0 times 3,991 97.1 1,979 98.2 1,763 96.0 249 96.2
1 time 72 2.2 21 1.6 42 2.7 9 3.3
2-3 times 16 .3 4 .1 10 .4 2 .3
4-5 times 5 .1 1 .1 4 .2

6-7 times 1 .0

1 .0

12 or more times 5 .3

4 .6 1 .1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 3,997 100.0 1,967 100.0 1,773 100.0 257 100.0

0 times 3,381 84.4 1,805 91.7 1,363 76.3 213 84.0
1 time 382 9.1 114 6.1 239 12.5 29 8.8
2-3 times 153 4.4 35 1.8 108 7.2 10 5.2
4-5 times 43 1.0 8 .3 33 1.7 2 .9
6-7 times 11 .4 1 .0 9 .8 1 .3
8-9 times 7 .2 1 .0 6 .4

10-11 times 3 .1

2 .2 1 .1
12 or more times 17 .5 3 .1 13 .9 1 .6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,086 100.0 2,004 100.0 1,821 100.0 261 100.0

0 times 3,940 96.0 1,951 97.0 1,744 95.0 245 95.9
1 time 81 2.3 35 1.9 39 2.8 7 2.2
2-3 times 43 1.2 13 .8 23 1.6 7 1.4
4-5 times 11 .1 3 .1 6 .2 2 .4
6-7 times 2 .0

2 .0

8-9 times 1 .0

1 .0

12 or more times 8 .3 2 .2 6 .4

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,088 100.0 2,003 100.0 1,825 100.0 260 100.0

0 times 3,422 82.9 1,765 86.5 1,458 79.2 199 80.8
1 time 398 10.2 157 9.1 202 10.9 39 13.4
2-3 times 178 4.5 63 3.6 102 5.6 13 3.7
4-5 times 49 1.2 13 .6 30 1.9 6 1.6
6-7 times 7 .1 1 .0 6 .3

8-9 times 6 .3

5 .7 1 .1
10-11 times 3 .0 1 .0 2 .0

12 or more times 25 .7 3 .2 20 1.3 2 .3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,120 100.0 2,016 100.0 1,845 100.0 259 100.0

0 times 4,115 99.9 2,015 100.0 1,842 99.9 258 99.9
1 time 4 .1 1 .0 2 .1 1 .1
2-3 times 1 .0

1 .0

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,165 100.0 2,039 100.0 1,864 100.0 262 100.0

0 times 3,900 92.2 1,890 91.5 1,768 93.7 242 88.2
1 time 168 4.8 89 4.9 67 4.7 12 4.8
2-3 times 63 2.0 43 3.0 18 1.0 2 1.4
4-5 times 16 .6 9 .3 4 .3 3 4.6
6 or more times 18 .4 8 .4 7 .3 3 1.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,033 100.0 1,965 100.0 1,813 100.0 255 100.0

Never 69 1.9 22 1.2 42 2.5 5 2.1
Rarely 184 4.7 75 3.7 95 5.6 14 6.0
Sometimes 313 7.1 130 6.2 164 8.1 19 7.1
Most of the time 1,241 29.5 596 28.5 561 30.0 84 33.5
Always 2,226 56.9 1,142 60.4 951 53.9 133 51.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,023 100.0 1,965 100.0 1,800 100.0 258 100.0

Did not ride a bicycle 648 16.6 415 21.5 198 11.5 35 14.6
Rode a bicycle 3,375 83.4 1,550 78.5 1,602 88.5 223 85.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 3,375 100.0 1,550 100.0 1,602 100.0 223 100.0

Always wore a helmet 761 23.6 381 26.9 338 21.2 42 18.0
Wore helmet most of the time 619 18.1 272 17.6 305 18.2 42 20.5
Rarely or sometimes
wore a helmet
925 27.0 418 25.6 445 28.6 62 25.7
Never wore a helmet 1,070 31.3 479 29.9 514 32.1 77 35.8
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,287 100.0 2,078 100.0 1,924 100.0 285 100.0

Never 214 4.6 74 2.9 129 6.6 11 2.7
Sometimes 917 21.8 381 18.3 467 25.0 69 25.3
Quite often 1,488 35.6 661 32.7 739 39.2 88 31.6
All the time 1,668 38.0 962 46.1 589 29.2 117 40.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,268 100.0 2,071 100.0 1,913 100.0 284 100.0

Never 116 2.8 38 1.4 70 4.3 8 2.5
Sometimes 499 11.2 184 7.9 280 14.4 35 13.3
Quite often 1,237 30.4 551 29.2 606 32.0 80 28.5
All the time 2,416 55.6 1,298 61.5 957 49.3 161 55.8
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,254 100.0 2,065 100.0 1,907 100.0 282 100.0

None 329 7.4 152 7.1 150 7.2 27 10.8
Less than 1/2 hour 273 5.8 131 5.7 119 5.8 23 6.8
1/2 to 1 hour 474 11.2 247 12.5 197 9.9 30 10.5
2 hours 470 11.2 224 11.6 216 11.0 30 10.5
3 hours 352 8.4 177 8.3 151 8.5 24 7.9
4 hours 299 7.2 156 7.2 125 7.3 18 6.6
5 hours 382 8.4 192 8.4 169 8.6 21 6.9
6-10 hours 576 13.4 267 13.5 264 13.4 45 13.8
11-15 hours 334 8.2 157 8.0 156 8.5 21 7.9
16-20 hours 264 6.7 129 7.2 118 6.4 17 6.4
21-30 hours 159 3.5 73 3.1 78 4.0 8 3.7
31 or more hours 342 8.4 160 7.3 164 9.5 18 8.2
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,152 100.0 2,037 100.0 1,809 100.0 306 100.0

0 hours 3,016 72.6 1,541 77.4 1,253 68.0 222 68.1
1-2 hours 398 9.3 181 8.0 192 10.8 25 9.9
3-5 hours 271 6.5 115 5.1 134 7.5 22 9.8
6-10 hours 237 5.4 112 5.0 110 6.0 15 4.8
11-17 hours 102 2.8 46 2.9 50 2.9 6 1.6
18-24 hours 54 1.4 20 .8 26 1.7 8 3.9
25 or more hours 74 1.9 22 1.0 44 3.0 8 2.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,132 100.0 2,031 100.0 1,795 100.0 306 100.0

0 hours 2,035 48.9 880 42.2 1,017 56.9 138 47.0
1-2 hours 745 18.1 395 19.3 281 15.8 69 23.0
3-5 hours 568 13.7 312 15.6 209 11.4 47 14.2
6-10 hours 337 7.5 193 8.7 123 6.5 21 5.7
11-17 hours 171 4.5 92 4.6 70 4.5 9 3.5
18-24 hours 83 2.0 51 2.9 26 .9 6 2.1
25 or more hours 193 5.4 108 6.8 69 4.0 16 4.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,108 100.0 2,018 100.0 1,787 100.0 303 100.0

0 hours 1,857 45.0 881 43.5 842 47.4 134 41.1
1-2 hours 441 10.8 248 11.6 160 9.8 33 12.0
3-5 hours 404 9.2 208 9.5 168 8.5 28 11.4
6-10 hours 433 10.5 230 11.0 173 9.9 30 10.0
11-17 hours 281 6.7 139 7.6 119 5.9 23 6.0
18-24 hours 232 6.1 113 6.6 98 5.5 21 6.4
25 or more hours 460 11.6 199 10.2 227 13.0 34 13.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,116 100.0 2,018 100.0 1,799 100.0 299 100.0

None 356 8.7 185 9.6 148 7.8 23 7.5
Less than 1 hour per day 913 21.0 504 24.3 347 17.4 62 19.7
1 hour per day 842 20.0 436 20.5 339 18.9 67 22.6
2 hours per day 992 23.8 466 23.3 460 24.9 66 20.5
3 hours per day 545 14.3 236 12.3 264 16.5 45 14.9
4 hours per day 209 5.8 102 5.4 89 5.7 18 9.0
5 or more hours per day 259 6.5 89 4.6 152 8.8 18 5.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,096 100.0 2,009 100.0 1,784 100.0 303 100.0

None 1,741 43.1 1,235 63.4 381 20.3 125 40.7
Less than 1 hour per day 1,114 26.5 507 25.0 527 29.0 80 22.9
1 hour per day 524 12.3 137 5.9 346 19.3 41 14.5
2 hours per day 340 8.1 80 3.5 234 13.2 26 9.6
3 hours per day 180 4.6 29 1.4 142 8.2 9 4.7
4 hours per day 69 1.8 11 .3 53 3.5 5 2.0
5 or more hours per day 128 3.5 10 .5 101 6.6 17 5.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

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

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 4,110 100.0 2,016 100.0 1,793 100.0 301 100.0

None 1,485 35.4 765 38.3 608 32.3 112 34.6
Less than 1 hour per day 1,200 29.1 558 27.1 552 31.1 90 30.8
1 hour per day 625 16.2 308 15.9 269 16.0 48 18.6
2 hours per day 373 8.4 203 9.6 149 7.4 21 6.6
3 hours per day 192 4.4 92 4.3 87 4.6 13 4.1
4 hours per day 97 2.4 45 2.3 44 2.7 8 1.9
5 or more hours per day 138 4.0 45 2.4 84 5.8 9 3.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 3,960 100.0 1,949 100.0 1,725 100.0 286 100.0

During the past 12 months 1,962 50.0 956 49.4 871 51.4 135 45.4
Between 12 and 24 months 686 18.0 364 19.9 278 16.4 44 15.0
More than 24 months ago 279 6.9 138 6.4 122 7.6 19 6.4
Never 212 4.9 87 4.2 106 5.5 19 5.8
Not sure 821 20.2 404 20.2 348 19.1 69 27.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade White 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 unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 3,979 100.0 1,956 100.0 1,735 100.0 288 100.0

During the past 12 months 3,021 75.6 1,521 77.7 1,282 74.2 218 69.9
Between 12 and 24 months 305 9.1 152 9.1 132 9.0 21 10.2
More than 24 months ago 164 4.0 75 3.8 75 4.0 14 5.3
Never 60 1.2 22 1.0 32 1.4 6 1.9
Not sure 429 10.0 186 8.5 214 11.4 29 12.8
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.