Topics
A to Z
Data &
 Statistics
Forms &
Publications
News &
Advisories
Licensing &
Certification
Rules &
Regulations
Public Health
Directory
Print this Article   Bookmark and Share
2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
What is your race?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
White 91.0 85.3 84.5 89.6 93.6 94.9 96.9
Black 1.1 1.9 1.7 .7 .8 .9 .8
Asian/Pacific Islander 2.0 3.5 4.3 2.4 1.0 .7 .1
American Indian, Alaska Native 1.8 2.1 2.0 2.7 1.1 1.7 1.1
Something else 4.2 7.2 7.5 4.6 3.5 1.8 1.1
Male White 89.9 84.0 82.2 87.4 94.0 95.3 97.0
Black 1.0 2.0 1.8 .8 .7 .3 .6
Asian/Pacific Islander 2.4 3.5 4.8 3.1 1.1 1.3 .1
American Indian, Alaska Native 1.6 1.5 1.7 3.2 .6 1.5 .5
Something else 5.2 9.0 9.5 5.4 3.6 1.6 1.8
Female White 92.0 86.6 86.9 91.7 93.2 94.5 96.8
Black 1.1 1.8 1.6 .5 .9 1.5 .9
Asian/Pacific Islander 1.6 3.5 3.8 1.7 .9 .1
American Indian, Alaska Native 2.0 2.7 2.3 2.3 1.7 1.9 1.5
Something else 3.3 5.4 5.3 3.8 3.4 1.9 .7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

What is your race?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 7,703 696 1,436 1,605 1,561 1,048 1,357
White 7,010 585 1,221 1,442 1,458 990 1,314
Black 86 14 25 14 11 10 12
Asian/Pacific Islander 146 25 62 37 15 6 1
American Indian, Alaska Native 137 14 28 42 21 20 12
Something else 252 42 82 57 41 17 13
Don't know/Not sure 23 10 5 4 3
1
Refused 49 6 13 9 12 5 4
Male Total 3,092 307 630 641 646 403 465
White 2,782 254 524 569 601 383 451
Black 28 6 8 6 4 2 2
Asian/Pacific Islander 75 12 31 20 6 5 1
American Indian, Alaska Native 49 5 10 19 6 7 2
Something else 122 21 44 24 20 5 8
Don't know/Not sure 10 6 3 1


Refused 26 3 10 2 9 1 1
Female Total 4,611 389 806 964 915 645 892
White 4,228 331 697 873 857 607 863
Black 58 8 17 8 7 8 10
Asian/Pacific Islander 71 13 31 17 9 1
American Indian, Alaska Native 88 9 18 23 15 13 10
Something else 130 21 38 33 21 12 5
Don't know/Not sure 13 4 2 3 3
1
Refused 23 3 3 7 3 4 3
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.