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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Are you now taking pills to treat your diabetes; that is, pills to lower blood sugar?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 69.2
24.0 65.4 69.0 68.6 73.7
No 30.8 100.0 76.0 34.6 31.0 31.4 26.3
Male Yes 70.5
28.6 66.7 64.7 71.7 76.8
No 29.5
71.4 33.3 35.3 28.3 23.2
Female Yes 68.0
16.7 64.3 73.6 64.3 71.3
No 32.0 100.0 83.3 35.7 26.4 35.7 28.7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.

Are you now taking pills to treat your diabetes; that is, pills to lower blood sugar?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 278 1 9 22 51 73 122
Yes 197
2 16 38 52 89
No 80 1 6 6 13 21 33
Refused 1
1



Male Total 121
5 9 21 38 48
Yes 85
1 7 14 28 35
No 35
3 2 7 10 13
Refused 1
1



Female Total 157 1 4 13 30 35 74
Yes 112
1 9 24 24 54
No 45 1 3 4 6 11 20
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.