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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Did your doctor or other health care provider
ever show you how to use a peak flow meter?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 44.0 47.8 50.1 46.7 42.1 45.3 32.7
No 56.0 52.2 49.9 53.3 57.9 54.7 67.3
Male Yes 46.5 56.0 66.7 48.0 70.9 21.2 25.0
No 53.5 44.0 33.3 52.0 29.1 78.8 75.0
Female Yes 42.6 44.0 40.3 45.9 31.2 68.5 37.1
No 57.4 56.0 59.7 54.1 68.8 31.5 62.9
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have been diagnosed with asthma.

Did your doctor or other health care provider
ever show you how to use a peak flow meter?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 364 42 63 79 68 51 61
Yes 149 19 25 34 29 25 17
No 197 23 35 43 35 23 38
Don't know/Not sure 18
3 2 4 3 6
Male Total 104 12 17 24 16 18 17
Yes 44 5 8 11 11 5 4
No 55 7 8 13 5 11 11
Don't know/Not sure 5
1

2 2
Female Total 260 30 46 55 52 33 44
Yes 105 14 17 23 18 20 13
No 142 16 27 30 30 12 27
Don't know/Not sure 13
2 2 4 1 4
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have been diagnosed with asthma.