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1997 YRBS Middle School Survey Data

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

1997 Middle School YRBS Questions


Question 39.

Have you ever been taught about AIDS or HIV in school?

Unweighted Column Percents/ Unweighted Frequencies
                 Unweighted Column Percents
 __________________________________________________________
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 Yes                                   67.3    80.8    89.4
 No                                    21.0    13.1     6.9
 Not Sure                              11.8     6.1     3.7
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                  66.5    80.1    90.8
  No                                   21.1    13.4     5.1
  Not Sure                             12.4     6.5     4.1
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                  67.9    81.4    88.0
  No                                   21.0    12.8     8.7
  Not Sure                             11.1     5.8     3.3
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                         Total N =
                           9,709
 
                   Unweighted Frequencies
 __________________________________________________________
 ----------------------------------------------------------
                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 Yes                                  1,081   2,959   4,003
 No                                     337     478     310
 Not Sure                               189     225     165
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                   548   1,455   2,021
  No                                    174     243     113
  Not Sure                              102     119      91
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                   526   1,487   1,974
  No                                    163     233     194
  Not Sure                               86     106      74
 ----------------------------------------------------------
                         Total N =
                           9,709
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