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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
When you test your blood glucose, about how often
do you save your test results on paper, in a log,
glucose memory meter or computer? Would you say . . .?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Every time 71.6 58.4 63.4 50.1 73.5 79.6 74.1
Most of the time 11.3 8.3 14.2 17.6 15.6 7.6 9.3
Some of the time 8.0 33.2 11.2 13.9 4.3 4.6 8.3
Never 9.2
11.2 18.3 6.6 8.2 8.4
Male Every time 69.5 100.0 71.4 47.2 70.6 79.0 71.3
Most of the time 10.5
28.6 8.3 14.3 6.3 10.5
Some of the time 7.9

22.2 6.3
8.4
Never 12.1

22.2 8.7 14.7 9.8
Female Every time 73.9 28.6 55.6 55.0 79.5 80.1 76.4
Most of the time 12.1 14.3
33.3 18.2 8.7 8.2
Some of the time 8.0 57.1 22.2

8.7 8.2
Never 6.0
22.2 11.7 2.3 2.5 7.2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes and who check their blood for glucose or sugar.

When you test your blood glucose, about how often
do you save your test results on paper, in a log,
glucose memory meter or computer? Would you say . . .?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 286 6 8 27 54 81 110
Every time 213 4 5 20 41 63 80
Most of the time 30 1 1 3 8 6 11
Some of the time 18 1 1 1 1 5 9
Never 25
1 3 4 7 10
Male Total 120 2 3 14 31 31 39
Every time 89 2 2 11 23 23 28
Most of the time 12
1 1 4 2 4
Some of the time 5

1 1
3
Never 14

1 3 6 4
Female Total 166 4 5 13 23 50 71
Every time 124 2 3 9 18 40 52
Most of the time 18 1
2 4 4 7
Some of the time 13 1 1

5 6
Never 11
1 2 1 1 6
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes and who check their blood for glucose or sugar.