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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
In the past 12 months, has a health professional
explained to you about the long-term consequences of diabetes?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes, and you understand completely 82.3 70.8 100.0 72.9 75.1 92.1 82.6
Yes, but you are still confused about this? 2.5 8.3
6.1 .9 5.4 .5
No, No one has explained this to you 15.2 20.9
20.9 24.0 2.4 16.9
Male Yes, and you understand completely 87.4 50.0 100.0 86.1 79.6 100.0 87.4
Yes, but you are still confused about this? 1.5

8.3 1.3

No, No one has explained this to you 11.1 50.0
5.6 19.1
12.6
Female Yes, and you understand completely 76.9 85.7 100.0 53.6 66.7 85.6 78.7
Yes, but you are still confused about this? 3.5 14.3
2.9
9.9 .9
No, No one has explained this to you 19.6

43.5 33.3 4.4 20.4
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.

In the past 12 months, has a health professional
explained to you about the long-term consequences of diabetes?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 333 7 9 31 71 90 125
Yes, and you understand completely 272 4 9 22 51 82 104
Yes, but you are still confused about this? 9 1
2 1 4 1
No, No one has explained this to you 49 1
7 18 3 20
Don't know/Not sure 1



1
Refused 2 1

1

Male Total 133 2 3 14 38 32 44
Yes, and you understand completely 115 1 3 12 29 32 38
Yes, but you are still confused about this? 2

1 1

No, No one has explained this to you 16 1
1 8
6
Female Total 200 5 6 17 33 58 81
Yes, and you understand completely 157 3 6 10 22 50 66
Yes, but you are still confused about this? 7 1
1
4 1
No, No one has explained this to you 33

6 10 3 14
Don't know/Not sure 1



1
Refused 2 1

1

Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.