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1997 YRBS Middle School Survey Data

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

1997 Middle School YRBS Questions


Question 10.

Have you ever carried any other type of weapon, such as a knife or club?

Unweighted Column Percents/ Unweighted Frequencies
                 Unweighted Column Percents
 __________________________________________________________
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 Yes                                   14.9    20.1    25.1
 No                                    85.1    79.9    74.9
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                   4.9     8.9    13.2
  No                                   95.1    91.1    86.8
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                  25.2    30.8    36.8
  No                                   74.8    69.2    63.2
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                         Total N =
                           9,716
 
                   Unweighted Frequencies
 __________________________________________________________
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 Yes                                    238     704     964
 No                                   1,362   2,802   2,870
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                    40     155     252
  No                                    779   1,579   1,653
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                   195     541     708
  No                                    579   1,213   1,214
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                         Total N =
                           9,716
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