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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
During the past 12 months, how many times
did you actually attempt suicide?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
1 time 11.4 35.8
16.2 3.6
6.0
2 times 5.9 14.4 10.1 2.7
10.4
4 or 5 times 2.0 12.3




None 80.7 37.5 89.9 81.2 96.4 89.6 94.0
Male 1 time 18.0 50.0
27.0

14.3
2 times 7.6 25.0


19.0
None 74.4 25.0 100.0 73.0 100.0 81.0 85.7
Female 1 time 7.2 22.4
10.3 5.8

2 times 4.8 4.5 14.1 4.1


4 or 5 times 3.3 23.9




None 84.7 49.3 85.9 85.6 94.2 100.0 100.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have seriously considered suicide.

During the past 12 months, how many times
did you actually attempt suicide?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 148 18 31 38 33 14 14
1 time 12 3
6 2
1
2 times 7 2 2 2
1
4 or 5 times 2 2




Unknown/Not sure 1


1

None 125 11 28 30 30 13 13
Refused 1
1



Male Total 43 5 8 8 11 6 5
1 time 4 1
2

1
2 times 2 1


1
None 36 3 7 6 11 5 4
Refused 1
1



Female Total 105 13 23 30 22 8 9
1 time 8 2
4 2

2 times 5 1 2 2


4 or 5 times 2 2




Unknown/Not sure 1


1

None 89 8 21 24 19 8 9
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have seriously considered suicide.