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1997 YRBS Middle School Survey Data

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

1997 Middle School YRBS Questions


Question 40.

Have you ever talked about AIDS or HIV with your parents or other adults in your family?

Unweighted Column Percents/ Unweighted Frequencies
                 Unweighted Column Percents
 __________________________________________________________
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 Yes                                   52.9    54.5    59.8
 No                                    37.0    37.4    32.8
 Not Sure                              10.2     8.2     7.4
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                  57.9    56.8    63.9
  No                                   32.2    35.5    28.2
  Not Sure                             10.0     7.7     7.8
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                  47.7    52.2    55.8
  No                                   41.9    39.2    37.3
  Not Sure                             10.3     8.6     6.9
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                         Total N =
                           9,700
 
                   Unweighted Frequencies
 __________________________________________________________
 ----------------------------------------------------------
                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 Yes                                    847   1,993   2,677
 No                                     592   1,368   1,470
 Not Sure                               163     299     329
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                   475   1,031   1,422
  No                                    264     645     628
  Not Sure                               82     140     174
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                   369     953   1,250
  No                                    324     715     837
  Not Sure                               80     157     154
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                         Total N =
                           9,700
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