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1997 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1997 High School


       
          Q94. During the past 30 days, did you take diet
       pills to lose weight or to keep from gaining weight?
                     Weighted Column Percents
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Yes                          5.2     5.3     4.9     5.6     5.2
 No                          94.8    94.7    95.1    94.4    94.8
 Female
   Yes                        7.7     7.6     7.3     8.4     7.6
   No                        92.3    92.4    92.7    91.6    92.4
 Male
   Yes                        2.7     2.9     2.4     2.6     2.7
   No                        97.3    97.1    97.6    97.4    97.3
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                            Total N =
                              30,835
 
          Q94. During the past 30 days, did you take diet
       pills to lose weight or to keep from gaining weight?
                      Unweighted Frequencies
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Yes                        1,743     525     451     430     337
 No                        29,092   8,564   8,037   6,739   5,752
 Female
   Yes                      1,322     389     342     334     257
   No                      14,544   4,297   3,971   3,399   2,877
 Male
   Yes                        421     136     109      96      80
   No                      14,548   4,267   4,066   3,340   2,875
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                            Total N =
                              30,835
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