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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Did your doctor health care provider ever explain how to recognize the early signs of an asthma episode?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 62.8 77.5 71.9 55.4 67.2 58.5 52.2
No 37.2 22.5 28.1 44.6 32.8 41.5 47.8
Male Yes 70.3 86.4 74.5 65.0 61.5 66.7 67.1
No 29.7 13.6 25.5 35.0 38.5 33.3 32.9
Female Yes 58.7 70.5 70.0 50.6 69.1 52.4 45.3
No 41.3 29.5 30.0 49.4 30.9 47.6 54.7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who said they still have asthma.

Did your doctor health care provider ever explain how to recognize the early signs of an asthma episode?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 545 58 81 108 118 88 92
Yes 321 42 56 59 74 48 42
No 209 15 24 47 41 38 44
Don't know/Not sure 11 1 1 2 2 2 3
Refused 4


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3
Male Total 161 24 27 30 23 32 25
Yes 106 19 19 19 13 21 15
No 52 4 8 10 10 11 9
Don't know/Not sure 2 1
1


Refused 1




1
Female Total 384 34 54 78 95 56 67
Yes 215 23 37 40 61 27 27
No 157 11 16 37 31 27 35
Don't know/Not sure 9
1 1 2 2 3
Refused 3


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