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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Blood cholesterol is a fatty substance found in the blood. Have you ever had your blood cholesterol checked?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 76.4 36.1 61.1 73.5 85.5 94.6 96.8
No 23.6 63.9 38.9 26.5 14.5 5.4 3.2
Male Yes 74.3 33.3 62.9 68.0 85.7 95.7 96.2
No 25.7 66.7 37.1 32.0 14.3 4.3 3.8
Female Yes 78.3 39.3 59.2 78.9 85.3 93.5 97.3
No 21.7 60.7 40.8 21.1 14.7 6.5 2.7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Blood cholesterol is a fatty substance found in the blood. Have you ever had your blood cholesterol checked?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2,520 242 476 483 511 337 471
Yes 1,906 87 277 356 434 312 440
No 544 139 182 118 67 22 16
Don't know/Not sure 70 16 17 9 10 3 15
Male Total 1,048 106 193 214 214 147 174
Yes 776 35 117 144 181 138 161
No 246 67 70 67 28 8 6
Don't know/Not sure 26 4 6 3 5 1 7
Female Total 1,472 136 283 269 297 190 297
Yes 1,130 52 160 212 253 174 279
No 298 72 112 51 39 14 10
Don't know/Not sure 44 12 11 6 5 2 8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.