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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
My next question is about rabies.
Some animals, including bats, can carry rabies.
During the past 12 months, did anyone see a bat
inside your home?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 1.5 1.2 1.4 1.8 1.8 1.7 .9
No 98.5 98.8 98.6 98.2 98.2 98.3 99.1
Male Yes 1.6 1.7 1.5 1.8 1.2 2.3 1.6
No 98.4 98.3 98.5 98.2 98.8 97.7 98.4
Female Yes 1.4 .6 1.2 1.8 2.5 1.3 .4
No 98.6 99.4 98.8 98.2 97.5 98.7 99.6
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

My next question is about rabies.
Some animals, including bats, can carry rabies.
During the past 12 months, did anyone see
a bat inside your home?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 5,690 511 1,036 1,213 1,189 759 982
Yes 90 6 14 23 25 13 9
No 5,574 502 1,020 1,186 1,158 741 967
Don't know/Not sure 1



1
Refused 25 3 2 4 6 4 6
Male Total 2,270 218 445 483 490 292 342
Yes 40 4 7 9 7 7 6
No 2,218 212 438 472 480 284 332
Refused 12 2
2 3 1 4
Female Total 3,420 293 591 730 699 467 640
Yes 50 2 7 14 18 6 3
No 3,356 290 582 714 678 457 635
Don't know/Not sure 1



1
Refused 13 1 2 2 3 3 2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.