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1997 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1997 High School


       
            Q16. During the past 30 days, how many days
               did you not go to school because you
               felt you would be unsafe at school or
                  on your way to or from school?
                     (Weighted Column Percents)
 ----------------------------------------------------------------
                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
 ----------------------------------------------------------------
 0 days                      96.8    95.8    96.5    97.4    98.1
 1 day                        1.6     2.2     1.6     1.2      .8
 2 or 3 days                   .9     1.1      .9      .7      .5
 4 or 5 days                   .2      .2      .3      .2      .1
 6 or more days                .6      .7      .6      .5      .4
 Female
   0 days                    97.0    96.0    96.4    97.6    98.5
   1 day                      1.7     2.3     1.9     1.2      .8
   2 or 3 days                 .9     1.1     1.1      .8      .3
   4 or 5 days                 .2      .2      .2      .2      .2
   6 or more days              .3      .4      .4      .2      .3
 Male
   0 days                    96.6    95.5    96.6    97.1    97.7
   1 day                      1.5     2.1     1.4     1.3      .9
   2 or 3 days                 .8     1.1      .8      .6      .7
   4 or 5 days                 .3      .3      .3      .3      .1
   6 or more days              .8      .9      .8      .7      .6
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                            Total N =
                              32,327
 
            Q16. During the past 30 days, how many days
               did you not go to school because you
               felt you would be unsafe at school or
                  on your way to or from school?
                      (Unweighted Frequencies)
 ----------------------------------------------------------------
                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
 ----------------------------------------------------------------
 0 days                    31,240   9,271   8,592   7,201   6,176
 1 day                        515     215     149      98      53
 2 or 3 days                  292     120      86      53      33
 4 or 5 days                   79      27      26      17       9
 6 or more days               201      70      64      34      33
 Female
   0 days                  15,873   4,714   4,297   3,718   3,144
   1 day                      277     110      90      51      26
   2 or 3 days                157      62      50      31      14
   4 or 5 days                 34       9      11       7       7
   6 or more days              61      25      19       8       9
 Male
   0 days                  15,367   4,557   4,295   3,483   3,032
   1 day                      238     105      59      47      27
   2 or 3 days                135      58      36      22      19
   4 or 5 days                 45      18      15      10       2
   6 or more days             140      45      45      26      24
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                            Total N =
                              32,327
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