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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Earlier you said there were children age 17 or younger living in your household. How many of these children have ever been diagnosed with asthma?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
1 14.6 12.7 10.5 17.2 16.0 14.1 27.3
2 2.1 1.1 1.9 2.9 1.7 2.7
3 .3 .3 .4 .3 .2

8 .1

.2


None 82.9 85.9 87.3 79.4 82.1 83.2 72.7
Male 1 13.2 12.6 9.3 15.2 13.5 17.3 36.4
2 1.3
.8 2.0 1.0 4.8
None 85.4 87.4 89.8 82.8 85.5 77.9 63.6
Female 1 15.8 12.8 11.4 19.0 18.7 9.8 23.8
2 2.8 1.9 2.8 3.7 2.5

3 .6 .6 .8 .5 .4

8 .1

.3


None 80.6 84.7 85.0 76.5 78.3 90.2 76.2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who said they have a child/children under 17.

Earlier you said there were children age 17 or younger living in your household. How many of these children have ever been diagnosed with asthma?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2,314 240 661 847 459 80 27
1 350 31 73 148 77 12 9
2 55 4 14 28 8 1
3 8 1 3 3 1

8 1

1


Don't know/Not sure 7 2 3 2


None 1,886 200 564 664 373 67 18
Refused 7 2 4 1


Male Total 932 93 244 340 202 46 7
1 130 12 23 54 30 8 3
2 12
2 7 2 1
Don't know/Not sure 3 1 2



None 784 79 215 279 170 37 4
Refused 3 1 2



Female Total 1,382 147 417 507 257 34 20
1 220 19 50 94 47 4 6
2 43 4 12 21 6

3 8 1 3 3 1

8 1

1


Don't know/Not sure 4 1 1 2


None 1,102 121 349 385 203 30 14
Refused 4 1 2 1


Denominator is:
All survey respondents who said they have a child/children under 17.