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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1996

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1996

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
What are your chances of getting infected with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
High 1.4 1.9 .6 1.6 1.6 1.5
Medium 3.9 7.8 5.5 3.6 2.7 .9
Low 32.9 40.7 36.9 31.8 33.0 22.3
None 60.8 48.8 56.3 61.0 61.9 74.9
Don't know/Not sure .7 .4 .8 1.3 .4 .3
Refused .3 .4
.7 .4

Male High 1.4 3.4 .9 1.4 1.1 .7
Medium 4.5 9.3 6.3 3.4 3.1 2.2
Low 35.9 45.8 41.0 33.3 38.5 19.9
None 57.0 39.8 50.9 59.9 56.1 77.2
Don't know/Not sure .5 .8 .9 .3 .4

Refused .8 .8
1.7 .8

Female High 1.4 .7 .3 1.7 2.1 2.1
Medium 3.5 6.4 4.9 3.7 2.5

Low 30.5 36.4 33.9 30.7 27.8 24.1
None 63.7 56.4 60.3 61.9 67.3 73.3
Don't know/Not sure .9
.7 2.0 .4 .5
Denominator is: All survey respondents less than 65 years old.



What are your chances of getting infected with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2358 258 529 698 546 327
High 33 5 3 11 9 5
Medium 92 20 29 25 15 3
Low 775 105 195 222 180 73
None 1433 126 298 426 338 245
Don't know/Not sure 17 1 4 9 2 1
Refused 8 1
5 2

Male Total 1032 118 222 294 262 136
High 14 4 2 4 3 1
Medium 46 11 14 10 8 3
Low 371 54 91 98 101 27
None 588 47 113 176 147 105
Don't know/Not sure 5 1 2 1 1

Refused 8 1
5 2

Female Total 1326 140 307 404 284 191
High 19 1 1 7 6 4
Medium 46 9 15 15 7

Low 404 51 104 124 79 46
None 845 79 185 250 191 140
Don't know/Not sure 12
2 8 1 1
Denominator is: All survey respondents less than 65 years old.
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