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1997 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1997 High School


       
               Q67. How concerned are you personally
           about getting a sexually transmitted disease
                         other than AIDS?
                     Weighted Column Percents
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Not concerned               35.4    35.4    33.9    35.6    37.1
 Somewhat concerned          26.5    25.0    26.6    26.8    28.4
 Very concerned              16.0    15.4    16.9    16.1    15.3
 Extremely concerned         18.8    19.1    19.5    18.9    17.4
 Don't know how I feel        3.3     5.1     3.1     2.6     1.8
 Female
   Not concerned             34.9    34.3    33.4    35.8    37.1
   Somewhat concerned        25.7    24.3    25.6    25.8    28.1
   Very concerned            16.2    15.9    17.5    16.3    14.6
   Extremely concerned       20.1    20.8    20.7    19.6    18.7
   Don't know how I feel      3.1     4.7     2.9     2.5     1.5
 Male
   Not concerned             35.8    36.6    34.3    35.5    37.0
   Somewhat concerned        27.3    25.7    27.7    27.7    28.7
   Very concerned            15.8    15.0    16.4    15.9    16.1
   Extremely concerned       17.5    17.3    18.3    18.1    16.1
   Don't know how I feel      3.6     5.4     3.3     2.7     2.1
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                            Total N =
                              31,925
 
               Q67. How concerned are you personally
           about getting a sexually transmitted disease
                         other than AIDS?
                      Unweighted Frequencies
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Not concerned             11,196   3,302   2,989   2,588   2,317
 Somewhat concerned         8,258   2,351   2,294   1,888   1,725
 Very concerned             5,131   1,491   1,469   1,199     972
 Extremely concerned        6,226   1,906   1,747   1,465   1,108
 Don't know how I feel      1,114     500     298     193     123
 Female
   Not concerned            5,622   1,616   1,483   1,339   1,184
   Somewhat concerned       4,071   1,153   1,107     941     870
   Very concerned           2,655     799     751     619     486
   Extremely concerned      3,386   1,063     931     804     588
   Don't know how I feel      519     232     145      91      51
 Male
   Not concerned            5,574   1,686   1,506   1,249   1,133
   Somewhat concerned       4,187   1,198   1,187     947     855
   Very concerned           2,476     692     718     580     486
   Extremely concerned      2,840     843     816     661     520
   Don't know how I feel      595     268     153     102      72
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                            Total N =
                              31,925
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