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Based on BRFSS indicators (baseline data from 1989-94)

GROUP HEALTH RISK PROFILE
Conditions or behaviors which elevate risk to health among major racial and ethnic groups.
Oregon BRFSS, 1989-1994

ALL RACIAL & ETHNIC GROUPS
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Inter-                        TOTAL Male Female 18-34 35-64 
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years  HEALTH INDICATORS       ages   (weighted percents)   
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93-94  Fair or poor health     11    11    11      7    10 
89-93  Hypertension            20    19    21      8    22 
89-93  High cholesterol        28    28    28     15    30 
89-94  Diabetes                 4     3     5      1     5 
89-94  Overweight              24    24    23     16    29 
89-94  Current smokers         21    23    20     24    23 
89-94  Former smokers          29    34    24     16    34 
89-93  Acute alcohol users     15    23     7     25    12 
89-93  Chronic alcohol users    4     7     1      5     4 
89-93  Drinking & driving       2     3     1      4     1 
91-93  Fail to use seatbelts    5     7     3      6     5  
89-94  Inactive lifestyle      47    49    45     44    48 
91-94  No health insurance     17    19    15     27    14 
91-94  Unable to see doctor    13    11    15     18    12 
Number of actual interviews
upon which weighted estimates are based.
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HEALTH INDICATORS         TOTAL   Male  Female 18-34  35-64
------------------------ ------ ------ ------  ------ ------
Fair or poor health        5753   2552   3201   1696   2864
Hypertension              14574   6225   8349   4357   7283
High cholesterol          10093   4052   6041   1981   5573
Diabetes                  17405   7446   9959   5150   8704
Overweight                17007   7408   9599   5053   8507
Current smokers           17380   7440   9940   5147   8686
Former smokers            17380   7440   9940   5147   8686
Acute alcohol users       14501   6182   8319   4346   7227
Chronic alcohol users     14469   6166   8303   4340   7230
Drinking & driving        14579   6224   8355   4363   7275
Fail to use seatbelts      9622   4205   5417   2851   4862  
Inactive lifestyle        14451   6100   8351   4217   7267
No health insurance       12406   5398   7008   3617   6277
Unable to see doctor      12411   5403   7008   3630   6277
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