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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Has a doctor ever told you that you had
a heart attack or myocardial infarction?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 5.0 .6 .1 1.2 4.0 7.0 16.4
No, 95.0 99.4 99.9 98.8 96.0 93.0 83.6
Male Yes 6.1 .2 .2 1.1 6.0 9.2 22.2
No, 93.9 99.8 99.8 98.9 94.0 90.8 77.8
Female Yes 3.9 1.0 .1 1.4 2.0 4.8 12.1
No, 96.1 99.0 99.9 98.6 98.0 95.2 87.9
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Has a doctor ever told you that you had
a heart attack or myocardial infarction?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 4,007 371 748 827 782 550 729
Yes 187 2 2 12 26 38 107
No, 3,780 365 740 806 747 508 614
Don't know/Not sure 14

2 4 2 6
Refused 26 4 6 7 5 2 2
Male Total 1,636 168 339 335 333 216 245
Yes 99 1 1 5 17 20 55
No, 1,524 166 334 326 314 196 188
Don't know/Not sure 4

2 1
1
Refused 9 1 4 2 1
1
Female Total 2,371 203 409 492 449 334 484
Yes 88 1 1 7 9 18 52
No, 2,256 199 406 480 433 312 426
Don't know/Not sure 10


3 2 5
Refused 17 3 2 5 4 2 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.