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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens Survey

2002
Oregon Healthy Teens Survey
Race & Ethnicity

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Oregon Healthy Teens 2002 - African American Students, 8th Grade
2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
Demog.1. How old are you?

Total Female Male Gender Unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 310 100.0 140 100.0 159 100.0 11 100.0
12 years old 2 .4 2 .8



13 years old 150 46.9 68 46.5 74 46.1 8 69.6
14 years old 150 50.4 68 50.8 79 51.2 3 30.4
15 years old 8 2.3 2 2.0 6 2.8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
Demog.5. How do you describe yourself? Mark all that apply.

Total Female Male Gender Unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 404 100.0 184 100.0 203 100.0 17 100.0
Chose more than one other race 55 13.5 30 16.2 22 10.6 3 17.9
African American only 257 61.8 96 50.5 150 71.9 11 70.0
Also American Indian/Alaska Native 10 2.6 7 4.4 3 1.0

Also Asian 2 .3 1 .4 1 .2

Also Hispanic 18 7.3 12 11.0 5 4.1 1 3.1
Also White 62 14.6 38 17.5 22 12.2 2 9.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 389 100.0 180 100.0 195 100.0 14 100.0
English 336 84.8 164 87.8 163 83.0 9 67.1
Spanish 11 3.7 4 2.7 7 4.8

Other 42 11.5 12 9.5 25 12.2 5 32.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A25.a. How old were you when you first smoked a whole cigarette?

Total Female Male Gender Unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 164 100.0 81 100.0 77 100.0 6 100.0

Never have 109 63.4 50 56.5 55 71.9 4 57.5
8 years old or younger 10 6.2 7 8.3 3 4.0

9 4 2.5 2 2.8 2 2.3

10 9 5.7 3 3.5 5 6.9 1 31.2
11 11 6.7 6 7.8 4 5.0 1 11.3
12 10 9.0 8 14.8 2 2.6

13 10 5.9 5 6.4 5 5.6

15 1 .7

1 1.6

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 158 100.0 79 100.0 72 100.0 7 100.0

None 141 90.0 70 89.4 65 91.9 6 72.1
1-10 9 6.0 5 6.2 3 4.2 1 27.9
11-20 3 2.0 2 2.2 1 1.9

21-30 2 1.0 1 1.4 1 .6

31-40 1 .3

1 .7

41 or more 2 .7 1 .7 1 .6

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 166 100.0 82 100.0 77 100.0 7 100.0

0 days 140 85.7 67 84.1 67 88.5 6 72.1
1-2 days 12 7.0 6 5.6 5 7.2 1 27.9
3-5 days 3 1.2 2 1.8 1 .6

6-9 days 3 2.6 3 4.8



10-19 days 4 2.3 2 2.4 2 2.5

20-29 days 1 .3

1 .7

All 30 days 3 .9 2 1.2 1 .6

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 162 100.0 79 100.0 77 100.0 6 100.0

Never have 145 88.0 73 89.4 66 85.7 6 100.0
8 or younger 2 2.2 1 3.7 1 .7

9 3 2.3

3 5.2

10 1 .7 1 1.4



12 3 1.2

3 2.7

13 7 4.7 4 5.5 3 4.1

15 1 .7

1 1.6

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 157 100.0 77 100.0 73 100.0 7 100.0

None 151 96.2 73 93.9 71 98.7 7 100.0
1-10 3 2.6 2 4.4 1 .6

11-20 1 .5 1 .9



31-40 1 .3

1 .7

41 or more 1 .4 1 .8



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 168 100.0 83 100.0 78 100.0 7 100.0

0 days 158 94.2 78 93.8 73 94.4 7 100.0
1-2 days 4 2.2 1 .5 3 4.3

3-5 days 1 .7 1 1.3



6-9 days 4 2.5 2 3.7 2 1.3

All 30 days 1 .4 1 .7



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 157 100.0 79 100.0 71 100.0 7 100.0

0 days 156 99.7 79 100.0 70 99.3 7 100.0
One or more days 1 .3

1 .7

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 203 100.0 105 100.0 91 100.0 7 100.0

Very often 37 20.1 20 20.4 16 20.2 1 14.4
A few times 91 47.5 49 51.1 38 42.6 4 54.7
Once 46 20.9 22 16.7 22 25.5 2 30.9
Never 29 11.4 14 11.8 15 11.7

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
E14. Is there a rule against tobacco in your school?

Total Female Male Gender Unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 194 100.0 102 100.0 87 100.0 5 100.0

There is no rule 15 7.5 8 7.8 7 7.5

There is a rule, but it isn't enforced 13 7.7 10 11.4 3 3.4

There is a rule and it is sometimes enforced 26 15.1 16 20.5 10 8.8

There is a rule and it is strictly enforced 140 69.7 68 60.3 67 80.3 5 100.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 194 100.0 101 100.0 87 100.0 6 100.0

Yes 50 27.9 22 26.3 27 30.2 1 26.5
No 144 72.1 79 73.7 60 69.8 5 73.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 164 100.0 81 100.0 77 100.0 6 100.0

Never have 57 33.5 35 43.1 20 22.5 2 23.1
8 or younger 29 15.8 13 15.5 15 15.8 1 23.5
9 10 6.3 4 2.9 6 10.7

10 10 5.6 6 7.0 4 4.1

11 14 11.2 4 4.7 8 17.2 2 42.5
12 18 12.4 9 14.4 9 10.8

13 20 12.1 7 9.5 12 15.2 1 10.9
14 4 2.7 2 2.5 2 3.1

15 2 .5 1 .5 1 .5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A25.d. How old were you when you first got drunk?

Total Female Male Gender Unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 164 100.0 81 100.0 77 100.0 6 100.0

Never have 111 66.3 57 73.0 52 60.7 2 23.1
8 or younger 5 3.1 1 1.5 3 4.0 1 23.5
9 3 1.3 1 1.2 2 1.5

10 1 .3

1 .7

11 6 7.5 3 2.2 2 13.6 1 11.3
12 14 10.0 8 12.6 6 7.4

13 19 9.2 9 8.3 8 8.5 2 42.2
14 5 2.2 2 1.1 3 3.7

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 157 100.0 79 100.0 71 100.0 7 100.0

None 125 83.3 65 86.4 55 80.9 5 57.3
1-2 14 8.5 6 6.5 7 9.5 1 31.4
3-5 7 4.4 3 3.1 4 6.2

6-9 6 2.3 4 3.2 2 1.3

10 or more 5 1.6 1 .7 3 2.0 1 11.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 162 100.0 80 100.0 75 100.0 7 100.0

0 occasions 110 68.5 57 69.5 51 70.4 2 20.5
1-2 occasions 32 19.2 13 15.5 15 20.5 4 69.4
3-5 occasions 10 7.4 6 11.6 4 2.9

6-9 occasions 1 .7

1 1.5

10 or more occasions 9 4.1 4 3.4 4 4.7 1 10.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 163 100.0 81 100.0 74 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 141 88.5 72 90.0 63 87.2 6 80.9
1 day 10 5.3 4 5.2 5 5.2 1 9.9
2 days 3 2.0 1 1.5 2 2.8

3-5 days 2 1.7 1 .8 1 2.8

6-9 days 4 1.6 3 2.5

1 9.2
20 or more days 3 .8

3 1.9

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 164 100.0 81 100.0 75 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 155 95.4 78 95.3 69 95.1 8 100.0
1-2 days 5 2.9 2 4.0 3 1.9

3-5 days 2 1.0

2 2.3

6-9 days 1 .4 1 .7



20-29 days 1 .3

1 .6

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A25.e. How old were you when you first tried marijuana or hashish?

Total Female Male Gender Unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 160 100.0 79 100.0 75 100.0 6 100.0

Never have 108 61.0 55 65.7 50 56.9 3 34.0
8 or younger 5 3.9 2 4.9 3 2.9

9 5 2.1 2 2.0 3 2.4

10 4 1.9 2 1.0 2 3.0

11 9 8.7 3 4.6 4 12.1 2 34.8
12 10 11.8 5 10.5 4 12.2 1 31.2
13 16 8.7 8 9.0 8 8.9

14 2 1.2 2 2.3



15 1 .7

1 1.7

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 159 100.0 79 100.0 73 100.0 7 100.0

None 129 76.8 66 79.8 58 74.3 5 56.3
1-2 11 10.2 4 6.5 5 12.6 2 43.7
3-5 6 6.6 5 10.1 1 2.8

6-9 3 1.8

3 4.1

10-19 2 1.3 2 2.4



20 or more 8 3.4 2 1.2 6 6.2

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 165 100.0 82 100.0 75 100.0 8 100.0

0 times 126 73.4 64 76.4 56 70.3 6 64.7
1-2 times 8 6.3 4 3.0 4 10.7

3-9 times 13 10.8 7 13.8 6 7.7

10-19 times 10 5.5 3 3.2 5 6.4 2 35.3
20-39 times 2 .7 1 .7 1 .6

40 or more times 6 3.4 3 2.9 3 4.3

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 165 100.0 82 100.0 75 100.0 8 100.0

0 times 149 88.3 75 87.2 66 88.9 8 100.0
1 or 2 times 9 7.6 3 7.4 6 8.3

3 to 9 times 4 2.6 3 4.4 1 .6

10 to 19 times 2 .8 1 1.0 1 .6

40 or more times 1 .7

1 1.5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 165 100.0 82 100.0 75 100.0 8 100.0

0 occasions 148 91.0 73 89.7 69 93.4 6 81.3
1-2 occasions 13 7.5 7 8.7 5 5.9 1 9.2
3-5 occasions 2 .9 1 1.0 1 .7

10 or more occasions 2 .6 1 .5

1 9.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 164 100.0 82 100.0 75 100.0 7 100.0

0 occasions 155 92.4 77 90.3 72 96.2 6 72.2
1-2 occasions 4 5.0 3 7.9 1 1.7

3-5 occasions 2 1.0

1 .6 1 27.8
6-9 occasions 1 .6 1 1.0



10 or more occasions 2 1.0 1 .7 1 1.5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 161 100.0 80 100.0 74 100.0 7 100.0

0 Occasions 147 89.5 73 87.5 69 93.7 5 62.1
1 or more Occasions 14 10.5 7 12.5 5 6.3 2 37.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
BMI5. Body Weight status as Measured by Body Mass Index (BMI): Weight to Height Ratios.

Total Female Male
Count % Count % Count %
Total 340 100.0 158 100.0 182 100.0

Underweight (<= 5th percentile) 9 2.6 6 4.5 3 1.0
At risk for underweight (5-10th percentile) 6 2.1 1 2.3 5 1.9
Normal 235 69.0 104 62.3 131 74.9
At risk for overweight (85-95th percentile) 56 16.8 30 20.9 26 13.2
Overweight (>= 95th percentile) 34 9.5 17 10.0 17 9.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised January 2004.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B1. How do you describe your weight?

Total Female Male Gender Unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 188 100.0 88 100.0 94 100.0 6 100.0

Very underweight 4 2.2 1 1.5 3 3.0

Slightly underweight 21 9.7 5 5.9 16 14.1

About the right weight 112 61.5 54 61.1 54 61.6 4 64.1
Slightly overweight 38 20.3 21 24.0 17 18.4

Very overweight 13 6.3 7 7.5 4 2.9 2 35.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 182 100.0 87 100.0 89 100.0 6 100.0

Yes 27 13.7 23 22.3 3 3.7 1 28.9
No 155 86.3 64 77.7 86 96.3 5 71.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 183 100.0 87 100.0 90 100.0 6 100.0

Yes 12 6.7 8 7.3 3 4.2 1 28.9
No 171 93.3 79 92.7 87 95.8 5 71.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 183 100.0 88 100.0 89 100.0 6 100.0

Yes 8 4.2 6 5.3 1 1.1 1 28.9
No 175 95.8 82 94.7 88 98.9 5 71.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 183 100.0 87 100.0 90 100.0 6 100.0

At risk for disordered eating 32 17.0 25 25.2 6 7.9 1 28.9
Not at risk 151 83.0 62 74.8 84 92.1 5 71.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 174 100.0 82 100.0 86 100.0 6 100.0

None 2 .6

1 .6 1 7.0
< One serving per day 12 6.6 2 2.7 8 7.9 2 33.2
1 to < 3 servings per day 63 39.5 29 35.4 34 46.4

3 to < 5 servings per day 29 17.1 15 22.9 13 11.7 1 18.6
5 or more servings per day 68 36.3 36 39.0 30 33.4 2 41.2
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 178 100.0 82 100.0 91 100.0 5 100.0

0 days 29 14.1 15 17.7 13 10.6 1 19.7
1 day 19 11.4 14 15.0 4 7.3 1 26.2
2-4 days 42 26.5 22 30.9 19 22.7 1 26.9
5-6 days 24 11.3 12 13.9 12 9.6

7 days 64 36.7 19 22.5 43 49.9 2 27.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 179 100.0 82 100.0 91 100.0 6 100.0

0 times 19 11.8 10 11.6 8 11.4 1 19.1
1 time 12 6.4 6 7.3 4 3.6 2 32.7
2-4 times 39 20.2 18 23.1 21 19.3

5-6 times 39 17.0 18 17.0 21 18.2

7 or more times 65 41.4 28 38.1 34 43.8 3 48.2
Away from home and not with my family during the past 7 days 5 3.2 2 2.9 3 3.8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 178 100.0 82 100.0 90 100.0 6 100.0

0 days 11 5.6 6 7.2 3 2.7 2 26.1
1 day 13 7.5 5 6.3 7 6.8 1 28.9
2 days 6 3.4 4 5.3 2 2.0

3 days 17 8.6 10 11.5 7 6.8

4 days 21 11.7 15 19.1 6 6.2

5 days 19 15.9 8 13.1 11 19.6

6 days 20 9.4 6 6.3 13 11.3 1 18.6
7 days 71 38.0 28 31.2 41 44.7 2 26.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 178 100.0 82 100.0 90 100.0 6 100.0

0 days 40 22.0 10 11.9 28 28.6 2 48.1
1 day 15 7.4 6 6.6 9 8.7

2 days 28 18.1 14 22.4 13 14.8 1 14.0
3 days 13 5.5 8 7.5 5 4.2

4 days 15 8.9 10 14.7 5 4.6

5 days 18 13.6 10 11.6 8 16.4

6 days 4 1.7 4 3.9



7 days 45 22.8 20 21.4 22 22.8 3 37.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 177 100.0 82 100.0 89 100.0 6 100.0

0 days 50 28.2 29 33.1 19 23.7 2 31.4
1 day 3 1.7 1 .6

2 35.9
2 days 11 5.4 5 4.6 5 5.5 1 14.0
3 days 31 15.4 11 11.6 20 19.8

4 days 7 2.8 3 2.9 4 2.9

5 days 75 46.5 33 47.1 41 48.1 1 18.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B19. Have you ever had sexual intercourse?

Total Female Male Gender Unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 174 100.0 83 100.0 85 100.0 6 100.0

Yes 52 31.3 20 26.5 28 32.2 4 73.9
No 122 68.7 63 73.5 57 67.8 2 26.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 45 100.0 17 100.0 25 100.0 3 100.0

Currently Abstinent 17 37.4 5 27.8 9 35.9 3 100.0
Currently sexually active 28 62.6 12 72.2 16 64.1

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 160 100.0 75 100.0 80 100.0 5 100.0

I have never had sexual intercourse 115 71.9 58 75.3 55 71.2 2 36.8
I've had sexual intercourse; not during the past 3 months 17 10.5 5 6.9 9 10.4 3 63.2
1 person 15 10.1 8 13.2 7 8.1

2 people 4 2.3 1 .6 3 3.9

3 people 1 .5

1 1.0

4 people 1 .7 1 1.6



6 or more people 7 3.9 2 2.5 5 5.5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 167 100.0 78 100.0 84 100.0 5 100.0

I have never had sexual intercourse 119 70.3 60 75.2 57 68.2 2 36.8
11 years old or younger 11 6.0 2 1.9 8 8.7 1 17.3
12 years old 13 8.3 3 5.5 9 9.8 1 19.7
13 years old 17 10.4 9 13.3 7 7.2 1 26.2
14 years old 7 5.0 4 4.1 3 6.1

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 49 100.0 18 100.0 29 100.0 2 100.0

Yes 40 76.3 16 76.4 23 78.1 1 46.7
No 9 23.7 2 23.6 6 21.9 1 53.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 159 100.0 72 100.0 83 100.0 4 100.0

I have never had sexual intercourse 116 71.5 58 77.9 56 67.5 2 49.8
No method was used to prevent pregnancy 4 2.6

4 4.7

Birth control pills 2 1.5 1 2.0 1 1.2

Condoms 33 22.1 12 18.8 20 24.4 1 26.7
Withdrawal 1 .5



1 23.4
Some other method 1 .4

1 .7

Not sure 2 1.4 1 1.3 1 1.5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 157 100.0 77 100.0 75 100.0 5 100.0

Classroom instruction 59 31.6 27 30.8 30 32.3 2 32.3
Parents or other adults in my family 38 24.5 23 27.4 15 23.5

From friends 3 2.0 2 3.5

1 8.6
From a teacher or school counselor 26 16.3 11 10.9 14 21.0 1 23.5
From brochures available at schools or school health center 6 4.0 4 6.2 2 2.3

From TV or radio 11 11.4 4 12.8 7 10.8

From other sources not mentioned above 14 10.1 6 8.3 7 10.0 1 35.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 166 100.0 81 100.0 80 100.0 5 100.0

Yes 127 76.9 60 76.6 63 76.1 4 91.4
No 21 10.4 10 11.1 10 9.8 1 8.6
Not sure 18 12.8 11 12.3 7 14.1

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 167 100.0 78 100.0 82 100.0 7 100.0

0 days 101 61.3 35 40.1 60 79.0 6 93.3
1-2 days 31 17.8 17 23.6 13 13.3 1 6.7
3-4 days 17 10.8 14 20.0 3 2.8

5-7 days 18 10.0 12 16.3 6 4.9

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F3. During the past 12 months, did you ever seriously consider attempting suicide?

Total Female Male Gender Unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 172 100.0 78 100.0 86 100.0 8 100.0

Yes 32 20.8 20 32.9 9 8.3 3 37.5
No 140 79.2 58 67.1 77 91.7 5 62.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 170 100.0 78 100.0 84 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 157 90.5 75 94.2 75 88.4 7 74.4
1 day 7 5.8 3 5.8 4 6.4

2-3 days 4 2.3

3 2.4 1 25.6
4-5 days 1 1.1

1 2.2

6 or more days 1 .3

1 .5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 169 100.0 77 100.0 84 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 139 77.6 67 83.4 66 73.9 6 57.9
1 day 11 9.5 2 2.0 8 15.2 1 25.6
2-3 days 6 3.2 2 2.6 4 4.1

4-5 days 5 2.9

4 4.5 1 16.5
6 or more days 8 6.7 6 12.1 2 2.4

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 165 100.0 76 100.0 81 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 165 100.0 76 100.0 81 100.0 8 100.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 167 100.0 75 100.0 84 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 155 90.0 71 95.3 78 87.8 6 57.9
1 day 7 7.3 2 2.6 4 10.0 1 25.6
2-3 days 3 1.8 1 1.4 1 .9 1 16.5
4-5 days 1 .6

1 1.2

6 or more days 1 .3 1 .7



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 167 100.0 78 100.0 81 100.0 8 100.0

0 times 45 24.8 23 23.3 21 27.0 1 16.5
1-2 times 41 23.7 22 28.9 18 19.3 1 16.5
3-5 times 27 15.3 14 16.7 12 14.7 1 6.0
6-9 times 8 4.3 3 4.0 5 4.9

10-19 times 17 10.2 8 11.9 8 8.8 1 6.0
20 or more times 29 21.8 8 15.1 17 25.3 4 55.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F18a. At school, how safe do you feel in the hallways?

Total Female Male Gender Unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 166 100.0 77 100.0 81 100.0 8 100.0

Not at all safe 21 13.8 7 9.8 13 16.6 1 25.6
Only slightly safe 13 9.3 4 6.2 8 12.5 1 6.0
Somewhat safe 21 12.5 10 13.4 11 12.6

Quite safe 53 28.7 30 34.2 22 25.5 1 6.0
Very safe 58 35.7 26 36.4 27 32.8 5 62.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F18b. At school, how safe do you feel in the cafeteria?

Total Female Male Gender Unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 162 100.0 75 100.0 79 100.0 8 100.0

Not at all safe 21 12.1 5 6.9 15 15.9 1 25.6
Only slightly safe 12 10.3 5 7.6 6 13.4 1 6.0
Somewhat safe 18 10.6 10 13.9 8 8.4

Quite safe 50 26.3 28 32.8 21 21.7 1 6.0
Very safe 61 40.7 27 38.8 29 40.6 5 62.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F18c. At school, how safe do you feel in the classroom?

Total Female Male Gender Unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 162 100.0 74 100.0 80 100.0 8 100.0

Not at all safe 17 9.8 4 5.4 12 13.8 1 12.4
Only slightly safe 8 6.1 3 5.4 3 4.6 2 31.6
Somewhat safe 14 9.6 7 12.2 7 8.0

Quite safe 54 30.2 28 31.4 25 31.2 1 6.0
Very safe 69 44.3 32 45.7 33 42.4 4 50.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 160 100.0 73 100.0 79 100.0 8 100.0

Not at all safe 28 20.2 11 16.0 16 23.6 1 25.6
Only slightly safe 11 4.8 6 5.8 4 3.8 1 6.0
Somewhat safe 37 24.1 16 27.3 21 23.2

Quite safe 42 24.1 28 36.7 13 13.7 1 6.0
Very safe 42 26.8 12 14.2 25 35.7 5 62.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 163 100.0 74 100.0 82 100.0 7 100.0

Yes, harassed 86 53.9 43 64.0 37 42.8 6 80.3
No, not harassed 77 46.1 31 36.0 45 57.2 1 19.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F17. Have you been harassed?

Total Female Male Gender Unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 163 100.0 74 100.0 82 100.0 7 100.0

Harassment about your race or ethnic origin 37 28.0 16 32.8 17 21.5 4 58.3
Unwanted sexual comments or attention 26 20.5 18 33.3 5 6.9 3 45.2
Harassment because someone thought you were gay, lesbian, or bisexual 13 8.6 3 5.0 8 9.7 2 38.1
Harassment about your weight, clothes, acne, or other physical characteristics 33 23.2 21 37.9 9 8.1 3 44.9
Harassment about your group of friends 27 16.6 10 16.4 13 14.3 4 52.4
Harassed--Other reasons 41 31.7 19 37.5 20 25.3 2 45.5
Was not harassed 77 46.1 31 36.0 45 57.2 1 19.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 166 100.0 77 100.0 82 100.0 7 100.0

0 times 152 91.5 73 94.8 73 90.0 6 71.3
1 time 8 4.6 1 1.5 7 7.9

2-3 times 2 1.1 2 2.3



4-5 times 2 1.0

2 2.1

6-7 times 2 1.8 1 1.4

1 28.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 166 100.0 77 100.0 82 100.0 7 100.0

0 times 156 91.6 75 93.5 76 92.8 5 52.8
1 time 7 4.1

5 4.6 2 47.2
2-3 times 2 1.6 1 .7 1 2.6

8-9 times 1 2.7 1 5.8



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 156 100.0 75 100.0 74 100.0 7 100.0

0 times 127 77.5 65 81.3 57 74.4 5 63.2
1 time 13 10.1 4 6.4 8 13.7 1 14.6
2-3 times 6 6.5 4 10.0 1 1.6 1 22.2
4-5 times 3 2.1 1 .8 2 3.7

6-7 times 2 1.0

2 2.2

8-9 times 2 1.1 1 1.6 1 .6

12 or more times 3 1.7

3 3.7

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 165 100.0 77 100.0 81 100.0 7 100.0

0 times 155 93.0 73 94.0 76 93.8 6 71.3
1 time 6 4.2 2 3.1 3 3.5 1 28.7
2-3 times 4 2.7 2 2.9 2 2.8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 165 100.0 77 100.0 81 100.0 7 100.0

0 times 138 80.7 69 83.0 65 80.2 4 57.6
1 time 11 6.9 2 2.5 7 8.9 2 35.7
2-3 times 11 9.6 4 12.4 6 7.0 1 6.7
4-5 times 3 1.6 1 .7 2 2.5

6-7 times 1 .6

1 1.3

8-9 times 1 .7 1 1.4



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 163 100.0 76 100.0 79 100.0 8 100.0

0 times 163 100.0 76 100.0 79 100.0 8 100.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 170 100.0 80 100.0 82 100.0 8 100.0

0 times 155 91.2 72 90.5 76 93.3 7 74.4
1 time 9 5.9 4 4.3 4 5.7 1 25.6
2-3 times 2 1.4 2 3.0



4-5 times 2 .7 1 .9 1 .5

6 or more times 2 .9 1 1.3 1 .5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 162 100.0 77 100.0 77 100.0 8 100.0

Never 6 2.6 2 2.4 4 3.0

Rarely 8 5.7 4 3.8 4 8.3

Sometimes 10 5.5 5 5.8 4 4.5 1 12.4
Most of the time 49 32.7 23 34.9 24 30.0 2 36.5
Always 89 53.5 43 53.1 41 54.2 5 51.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F24.Bicycle Riding. Have you ridden a bicycle in the past 12 months?

Total Female Male Gender Unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 161 100.0 76 100.0 77 100.0 8 100.0

Did not ride a bicycle 34 22.3 24 32.4 9 11.9 1 16.5
Rode a bicycle 127 77.7 52 67.6 68 88.1 7 83.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 127 100.0 52 100.0 68 100.0 7 100.0

Always wore a helmet 15 11.8 10 15.6 5 9.8

Wore helmet most of the time 14 11.6 6 8.4 8 15.4

Rarely or sometimes wore a helmet 32 29.2 11 30.2 18 28.5 3 27.3
Never wore a helmet 66 47.4 25 45.8 37 46.3 4 72.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 187 100.0 88 100.0 93 100.0 6 100.0

Never 23 10.5 12 11.5 9 9.0 2 19.6
Sometimes 49 26.5 21 20.6 28 33.9

Quite often 54 29.3 18 26.5 34 31.0 2 52.7
All the time 61 33.7 37 41.4 22 26.0 2 27.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 184 100.0 86 100.0 92 100.0 6 100.0

Never 12 4.9 4 2.7 7 6.7 1 9.6
Sometimes 31 15.4 12 14.7 18 16.3 1 10.0
Quite often 57 32.0 19 20.7 36 42.1 2 52.7
All the time 84 47.8 51 61.9 31 34.8 2 27.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 188 100.0 87 100.0 95 100.0 6 100.0

None 20 9.7 10 12.9 10 6.9

Less than 1/2 hour 8 5.5 5 8.7 3 2.6

1/2 to 1 hour 22 11.9 8 9.1 12 14.0 2 27.2
2 hours 26 15.1 18 18.1 8 12.9

3 hours 16 7.1 6 4.8 9 9.4 1 9.7
4 hours 11 5.1 5 5.0 6 5.3

5 hours 7 5.8 4 8.8 3 3.2

6-10 hours 20 11.4 11 15.6 9 7.8

11-15 hours 16 6.6 9 6.7 6 6.4 1 10.0
16-20 hours 8 3.6 4 4.4 4 3.0

21-30 hours 9 6.4 2 2.2 7 11.0

31 or more hours 25 11.5 5 3.7 18 17.4 2 53.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.

2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 175 100.0 81 100.0 88 100.0 6 100.0

0 hours 133 72.6 64 76.0 64 69.7 5 71.1
1-2 hours 13 8.3 3 6.6 9 8.3 1 28.9
3-5 hours 16 11.7 6 6.2 10 17.7

6-10 hours 6 2.8 2 2.3 4 3.6

11-17 hours 4 2.2 3 4.1 1 .7

25 or more hours 3 2.2 3 4.9



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 173 100.0 82 100.0 85 100.0 6 100.0

0 hours 100 59.3 41 50.5 55 67.9 4 58.8
1-2 hours 31 19.2 17 23.3 13 14.4 1 28.9
3-5 hours 24 13.0 15 17.1 8 9.0 1 12.3
6-10 hours 12 6.1 6 5.9 6 6.8

11-17 hours 3 1.1 1 1.0 2 1.2

25 or more hours 3 1.4 2 2.1 1 .8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 170 100.0 81 100.0 83 100.0 6 100.0

0 hours 55 33.2 26 35.5 26 30.3 3 40.2
1-2 hours 29 16.0 19 22.4 10 11.1

3-5 hours 21 13.7 12 17.8 9 10.8

6-10 hours 21 9.8 10 11.7 10 7.8 1 12.3
11-17 hours 14 6.7 4 3.9 10 10.1

18-24 hours 8 4.9 4 3.4 3 5.1 1 18.6
25 or more hours 22 15.7 6 5.3 15 24.8 1 28.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 171 100.0 81 100.0 84 100.0 6 100.0

None 5 2.0 2 2.1 3 2.1

Less than 1 hour per day 30 18.3 14 14.5 14 21.7 2 21.0
1 hour per day 28 20.1 14 25.3 13 14.5 1 28.9
2 hours per day 38 19.7 15 17.4 22 22.4 1 12.3
3 hours per day 22 10.1 14 13.1 8 8.1

4 hours per day 17 9.7 8 9.5 9 10.6

5 or more hours per day 31 20.2 14 18.1 15 20.6 2 37.8
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 170 100.0 82 100.0 82 100.0 6 100.0

None 55 32.9 41 50.8 13 17.1 1 7.0
Less than 1 hour per day 42 24.2 22 27.5 19 21.3 1 19.1
1 hour per day 19 12.1 4 5.4 13 16.1 2 42.9
2 hours per day 22 11.9 3 2.9 18 21.0 1 12.3
3 hours per day 11 6.0 6 8.9 5 3.6

4 hours per day 7 3.5 2 1.6 5 5.9

5 or more hours per day 14 9.4 4 3.0 9 15.0 1 18.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 172 100.0 82 100.0 84 100.0 6 100.0

None 64 38.0 26 33.3 36 43.6 2 26.1
Less than 1 hour per day 44 23.3 21 23.7 21 22.2 2 30.9
1 hour per day 30 19.8 13 18.3 16 20.4 1 28.9
2 hours per day 13 6.9 10 11.3 3 3.1

3 hours per day 8 4.6 6 8.1 1 .6 1 14.0
4 hours per day 4 1.8 2 2.1 2 1.8

5 or more hours per day 9 5.6 4 3.3 5 8.2

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 163 100.0 78 100.0 82 100.0 3 100.0

During the past 12 months 89 55.6 43 59.0 43 50.5 3 100.0
Between 12 and 24 months 25 15.7 8 9.5 17 22.0

More than 24 months ago 7 3.1 4 4.5 3 1.9

Never 6 6.2 2 2.6 4 9.8

Not sure 36 19.4 21 24.4 15 15.8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
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2002 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American 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 163 100.0 79 100.0 81 100.0 3 100.0

During the past 12 months 103 60.7 49 61.3 52 60.6 2 47.6
Between 12 and 24 months 19 11.8 6 6.7 13 17.2

More than 24 months ago 6 3.9 2 3.0 4 5.0

Never 8 7.9 3 3.9 4 9.5 1 52.4
Not sure 27 15.8 19 25.0 8 7.7

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised June 2003.