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2004 Oregon Healthy Teens Survey
Oregon Healthy Teens 2004, 8th Grade State Summary
Among those who rode a bicycle during the past 12 months: how often did you wear a helmet? (Q97, 69)

Total Female Male
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0
Always wore a helmet 25.2 26.9 23.6
Wore helmet most of the time 16.9 16.9 17.0
Sometimes wore a helmet 10.6 10.9 10.3
Rarely wore a helmet 15.4 15.1 15.6
Never wore a helmet 32.0 30.3 33.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

Oregon Healthy Teens 2004, Data Summary, 8th Grade
Among those who rode a bicycle during the past 12 months: how often did you wear a helmet? (Q97, 69)

Total Female Male
Total 7,918 3,822 4,096
Always wore a helmet 1,880 952 928
Wore helmet most of the time 1,260 600 660
Sometimes wore a helmet 851 424 427
Rarely wore a helmet 1,240 603 637
Never wore a helmet 2,687 1,243 1,444
Unweighted counts.