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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
When you test your blood glucose, about how often do you save your test results on paper, in a log, glucose memory meter or computer? Would you say . . .?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Every time you test 80.1 100.0 79.0 84.2 82.4 69.6 82.5
Most of the time 6.1

6.0 7.6 4.9 6.8
Some of the time 6.1
8.8 4.4 8.9 11.9 2.6
Never 7.6
12.1 5.4 1.0 13.6 8.1
Male Every time you test 78.1 100.0 71.4 88.5 77.0 67.5 82.1
Most of the time 8.4

7.7 10.0 7.6 9.2
Some of the time 5.9

3.8 11.0 8.3 2.9
Never 7.6
28.6
2.0 16.6 5.8
Female Every time you test 81.9 100.0 84.6 81.0 88.3 72.1 82.8
Most of the time 4.1

4.8 5.0 1.6 4.9
Some of the time 6.4
15.4 4.8 6.7 16.4 2.5
Never 7.6

9.5
9.8 9.8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes and who check their blood for glucose or sugar.

When you test your blood glucose, about how often do you save your test results on paper, in a log, glucose memory meter or computer? Would you say . . .?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 323 4 12 35 61 76 135
Every time you test 259 4 10 29 51 56 109
Most of the time 18

2 3 3 10
Some of the time 21
1 2 5 9 4
Never 24
1 2 1 8 12
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Male Total 134 1 4 14 26 37 52
Every time you test 104 1 3 12 20 27 41
Most of the time 10

1 2 2 5
Some of the time 9

1 3 3 2
Never 11
1
1 5 4
Female Total 189 3 8 21 35 39 83
Every time you test 155 3 7 17 31 29 68
Most of the time 8

1 1 1 5
Some of the time 12
1 1 2 6 2
Never 13

2
3 8
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes and who check their blood for glucose or sugar.