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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
In the past 12 months, how many times have you visited an emergency room or been hospitalized because of asthma?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
1 8.5 10.4 18.1 3.2 11.2 7.0 4.1
2 4.7 7.8
6.6 5.1 5.2 3.3
3 1.5
1.8 1.0 1.0
4.7
4 1.5 2.3 1.2 .5 .5 1.4 3.5
5 .2
1.2



6 .1



.8
8 .2

1.0


10 .3

1.3


12 .2


1.3

88 1.8
4.0 .5 3.2 1.6 1.4
None 81.0 79.5 73.7 86.0 77.8 84.1 83.0
Male 1 6.8 7.6 19.6 1.9 5.1 1.9 4.7
2 4.6 9.5
3.7 7.7 7.4
3 .8




4.7
4 1.2




7.1
6 .3



1.9
10 .7

3.7


12 .7


5.1

88 2.8
3.9
5.1 3.7 4.7
None 82.2 82.9 76.5 90.7 76.9 85.2 78.8
Female 1 9.5 12.6 17.0 3.8 13.2 10.7 3.8
2 4.7 6.3
8.0 4.2 3.6 4.7
3 2.0
3.1 1.5 1.3
4.7
4 1.7 4.2 2.1 .8 .6 2.4 1.9
5 .3
2.1



8 .3

1.5


88 1.3
4.1 .8 2.6

None 80.3 76.8 71.6 83.7 78.1 83.3 84.8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who said they still have asthma.

In the past 12 months, how many times have you visited an emergency room or been hospitalized because of asthma?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 545 58 81 108 118 88 92
1 51 6 15 6 12 8 4
2 25 4
6 6 4 5
3 8
2 1 2
3
4 9 2 1 1 1 1 3
5 1
1



6 1



1
8 1

1


10 1

1


12 1


1

88 11
3 1 5 1 1
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

None 431 46 59 91 89 73 73
Refused 4


1
3
Male Total 161 24 27 30 23 32 25
1 10 1 5 1 1 1 1
2 6 2
1 1 2
3 1




1
4 1




1
6 1



1
10 1

1


12 1


1

88 5
1
2 1 1
None 134 21 21 27 18 27 20
Refused 1




1
Female Total 384 34 54 78 95 56 67
1 41 5 10 5 11 7 3
2 19 2
5 5 2 5
3 7
2 1 2
2
4 8 2 1 1 1 1 2
5 1
1



8 1

1


88 6
2 1 3

Don't know/Not sure 1


1

None 297 25 38 64 71 46 53
Refused 3


1
2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who said they still have asthma.