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1997 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1997 High School


       
               Q66. How concerned are you personally
                 about getting the HIV/AIDS virus?
                     Weighted Column Percents
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Not concerned               32.0    32.1    30.3    32.4    33.9
 Somewhat concerned          27.9    26.0    28.7    28.0    29.4
 Very concerned              15.1    14.8    15.4    15.6    14.6
 Extremely concerned         20.1    20.3    20.6    20.2    19.1
 Don't know how I feel        4.9     6.9     5.0     3.7     3.0
 Female
   Not concerned             30.7    29.6    28.7    32.0    33.5
   Somewhat concerned        27.8    26.1    28.2    27.7    29.7
   Very concerned            15.5    15.7    16.2    15.8    13.9
   Extremely concerned       21.5    22.0    21.9    21.1    20.4
   Don't know how I feel      4.6     6.6     4.9     3.5     2.5
 Male
   Not concerned             33.4    34.6    31.9    32.9    34.3
   Somewhat concerned        28.0    25.8    29.2    28.3    29.1
   Very concerned            14.7    13.9    14.5    15.4    15.2
   Extremely concerned       18.7    18.4    19.3    19.4    17.8
   Don't know how I feel      5.2     7.2     5.1     4.0     3.6
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                            Total N =
                              31,909
 
               Q66. How concerned are you personally
                 about getting the HIV/AIDS virus?
                      Unweighted Frequencies
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Not concerned             10,196   3,008   2,680   2,384   2,124
 Somewhat concerned         8,643   2,430   2,466   1,963   1,784
 Very concerned             4,818   1,402   1,333   1,150     933
 Extremely concerned        6,640   2,006   1,857   1,571   1,206
 Don't know how I feel      1,612     688     459     270     195
 Female
   Not concerned            4,943   1,409   1,277   1,200   1,057
   Somewhat concerned       4,381   1,235   1,220   1,001     925
   Very concerned           2,553     773     706     598     476
   Extremely concerned      3,603   1,114     990     866     633
   Don't know how I feel      773     333     224     129      87
 Male
   Not concerned            5,253   1,599   1,403   1,184   1,067
   Somewhat concerned       4,262   1,195   1,246     962     859
   Very concerned           2,265     629     627     552     457
   Extremely concerned      3,037     892     867     705     573
   Don't know how I feel      839     355     235     141     108
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                            Total N =
                              31,909
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