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1997 YRBS Middle School Survey Data

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

1997 Middle School YRBS Questions


Question 12.

During the past 12 months, how many times has someone threatened or injured you with a weapon such as a gun, knife, or club on school property?

Unweighted Column Percents/ Unweighted Frequencies
                 Unweighted Column Percents
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 0 times                               92.4    90.3    90.4
 1 time                                 4.3     5.0     4.6
 2 or 3 times                           1.9     2.7     2.4
 4 or 5 times                            .4      .6      .9
 6 or 7 times                            .4      .2      .3
 8 or 9 times                            .2      .1      .2
 10 or 11 times                          .1      .1      .1
 12 or more times                        .3     1.0     1.2
 Female
  Total
  0 times                              93.1    91.8    92.2
  1 time                                4.1     4.5     3.9
  2 or 3 times                          1.8     2.2     2.2
  4 or 5 times                           .2      .6      .6
  6 or 7 times                           .5      .1      .3
  8 or 9 times                           .1      .1      .1
  10 or 11 times                         .0      .0      .1
  12 or more times                       .1      .7      .6
 Male
  Total
  0 times                              91.7    88.8    88.5
  1 time                                4.4     5.5     5.3
  2 or 3 times                          1.9     3.1     2.6
  4 or 5 times                           .6      .7     1.2
  6 or 7 times                           .4      .4      .4
  8 or 9 times                           .3      .2      .2
  10 or 11 times                         .1      .1      .2
  12 or more times                       .5     1.3     1.7
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                         Total N =
                           9,714
 
                   Unweighted Frequencies
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 0 times                              1,483   3,303   4,056
 1 time                                  69     184     207
 2 or 3 times                            30      98     107
 4 or 5 times                             7      23      39
 6 or 7 times                             7       8      14
 8 or 9 times                             3       4       8
 10 or 11 times                           1       2       6
 12 or more times                         5      36      52
 Female
  Total
  0 times                               765   1,667   2,058
  1 time                                 34      82      87
  2 or 3 times                           15      40      48
  4 or 5 times                            2      11      13
  6 or 7 times                            4       1       6
  8 or 9 times                            1       1       3
  10 or 11 times                          0       0       2
  12 or more times                        1      13      14
 Male
  Total
  0 times                               711   1,620   1,989
  1 time                                 34     101     118
  2 or 3 times                           15      56      59
  4 or 5 times                            5      12      26
  6 or 7 times                            3       7       8
  8 or 9 times                            2       3       5
  10 or 11 times                          1       2       4
  12 or more times                        4      23      38
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                         Total N =
                           9,714
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