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1997 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1997 High School


       
             Q25. Have you ever been physically abused
            (hit, kicked or struck by someone when you
                  were not involved in a fight)?
                     (Weighted Column Percents)
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Yes                         27.2    29.6    28.8    24.8    24.0
 No                          71.9    69.3    70.2    74.6    75.1
 Don't know                    .9     1.2     1.0      .7      .9
 Female
   Yes                       28.7    29.9    30.6    27.2    25.9
   No                        70.4    69.0    68.4    72.1    73.4
   Don't know                  .9     1.2     1.1      .7      .7
 Male
   Yes                       25.5    29.2    27.0    22.1    21.9
   No                        73.5    69.6    72.1    77.2    77.0
   Don't know                 1.0     1.2      .8      .7     1.1
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                            Total N =
                              27,996
 
             Q25. Have you ever been physically abused
            (hit, kicked or struck by someone when you
                  were not involved in a fight)?
                      (Unweighted Frequencies)
 ----------------------------------------------------------------
                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Yes                        7,768   2,513   2,266   1,652   1,337
 No                        19,951   5,646   5,376   4,793   4,136
 Don't know                   277      96      83      49      49
 Female
   Yes                      4,238   1,337   1,198     955     748
   No                      10,194   2,922   2,705   2,448   2,119
   Don't know                 149      52      49      26      22
 Male
   Yes                      3,530   1,176   1,068     697     589
   No                       9,757   2,724   2,671   2,345   2,017
   Don't know                 128      44      34      23      27
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                            Total N =
                              27,996
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