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1999 YRBS Middle School Survey Data

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

1999 Middle School YRBS Questions


Weighted Column Percents | Frequencies

Q4.How do you describe your race?

Weighted Column Percents

TOTAL Grade
6th grade 7th grade 8th grade
TOTAL 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Non-hispanic white 76.7 74.1 77.3 78.7
Hispanic or other non-white race 23.3 25.9 22.7 21.3
Female Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Non-hispanic white 77.5 75.2 78.3 78.8
Hispanic or other non-white race 22.5 24.8 21.7 21.2
Male Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Non-hispanic white 76.0 72.9 76.4 78.7
Hispanic or other non-white race 24.0 27.1 23.6 21.3

Q4.How do you describe your race?

Frequencies


TOTAL Grade
6th grade 7th grade 8th grade
TOTAL 18,419 4,635 5,263 8,521
Non-hispanic white 14,237 3,366 4,071 6,800
Hispanic or other non-white race 3,964 1,180 1,119 1,665
Refused/Unknown 218 89 73 56
Female Total 9,293 2,305 2,681 4,307
Non-hispanic white 7,246 1,712 2,097 3,437
Hispanic or other non-white race 1,953 559 550 844
Refused/Unknown 94 34 34 26
Male Total 9,126 2,330 2,582 4,214
Non-hispanic white 6,991 1,654 1,974 3,363
Hispanic or other non-white race 2,011 621 569 821
Refused/Unknown 124 55 39 30