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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 was the main reason you had your last blood test for HIV?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Hospitalization 6.3 4.5 4.3 4.3 11.8 9.8
Health In 1.9 .9 1.4 3.0 1.5 2.4
Life Insurance 11.1 2.7 8.9 14.8 13.7 9.8
Employment 3.3 2.7 3.2 3.0 2.5 7.3
Marriage License 1.9 2.7 2.5 2.3 1.0

Military 3.9 5.4 6.4 3.0 2.5

Immigration .6 .9 1.1
.5 1.2
Find out 27.9 31.5 29.1 27.9 26.5 23.2
Doctor referred 1.4 1.8
1.3 2.0 4.9
Pregnancy 8.5 13.5 16.7 6.9 .5

Sex partner 1.3
1.8 2.0 1.0

Blood Donation 11.1 10.8 7.4 12.5 14.2 11.0
Routine Checkup 9.8 14.4 6.4 8.9 8.3 22.0
Occupational Exp 3.3 .9 3.5 3.6 4.4 1.2
Illness 1.6 1.8 1.4 .7 2.9 2.4
At risk 1.2
1.1 1.0 2.9

Don't know/Not sure .2


.5 1.2
Other 4.1 3.6 4.6 4.6 2.9 3.7
Refused .6 1.8 .4 .7 .5

Male Hospitalization 6.3 7.3 3.3 2.9 12.7 7.0
Health In 3.0 1.8 1.7 5.1 2.5 2.3
Life Insurance 14.4 5.5 10.8 20.4 17.8 7.0
Employment 4.9 5.5 6.7 4.4 1.7 9.3
Marriage License 2.1 5.5 1.7 2.2 1.7

Military 6.8 9.1 12.5 5.1 4.2

Immigration 1.3 1.8 2.5
.8 2.3
Find out 25.4 27.3 31.7 24.1 19.5 25.6
Doctor referred .8


2.5 2.3
Sex partner 1.9
2.5 3.6 .8

Blood Donation 12.3 14.5 6.7 13.1 16.1 11.6
Routine Checkup 11.4 12.7 7.5 9.5 10.2 30.2
Occupational Exp 1.5
2.5 1.5 .8 2.3
Illness 1.9 1.8 2.5 1.5 2.5

At risk 1.7
1.7 1.5 3.4

Don't know/Not sure .2


.8

Other 3.6 7.3 5.0 3.6 1.7

Refused .6
.8 1.5


Female Hospitalization 6.3 1.8 4.9 5.4 10.5 12.8
Health In 1.0
1.2 1.2
2.6
Life Insurance 8.0
7.4 10.1 8.1 12.8
Employment 1.8
.6 1.8 3.5 5.1
Marriage License 1.8
3.1 2.4


Military 1.2 1.8 1.9 1.2


Find out 30.3 35.7 27.2 31.0 36.0 20.5
Doctor referred 2.0 3.6
2.4 1.2 7.7
Pregnancy 16.4 26.8 29.0 12.5 1.2

Sex partner .8
1.2 .6 1.2

Blood Donation 10.0 7.1 8.0 11.9 11.6 10.3
Routine Checkup 8.2 16.1 5.6 8.3 5.8 12.8
Occupational Exp 4.9 1.8 4.3 5.4 9.3

Illness 1.4 1.8 .6
3.5 5.1
At risk .8
.6 .6 2.3

Don't know/Not sure .2



2.6
Other 4.5
4.3 5.4 4.7 7.7
Refused .6 3.6

1.2

Denominator is: All survey respondents less than 65 years old who have donated blood since March 1985



What was the main reason you had your last blood test for HIV?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 984 111 282 305 204 82
Hospitalization 62 5 12 13 24 8
Health In 19 1 4 9 3 2
Life Insurance 109 3 25 45 28 8
Employment 32 3 9 9 5 6
Marriage License 19 3 7 7 2

Military 38 6 18 9 5

Immigration 6 1 3
1 1
Find out 275 35 82 85 54 19
Doctor referred 14 2
4 4 4
Pregnancy 84 15 47 21 1

Sex partner 13
5 6 2

Blood Donation 109 12 21 38 29 9
Routine Checkup 96 16 18 27 17 18
Occupational Exp 32 1 10 11 9 1
Illness 16 2 4 2 6 2
At risk 12
3 3 6

Don't know/Not sure 2


1 1
Other 40 4 13 14 6 3
Refused 6 2 1 2 1

Male Total 473 55 120 137 118 43
Hospitalization 30 4 4 4 15 3
Health In 14 1 2 7 3 1
Life Insurance 68 3 13 28 21 3
Employment 23 3 8 6 2 4
Marriage License 10 3 2 3 2

Military 32 5 15 7 5

Immigration 6 1 3
1 1
Find out 120 15 38 33 23 11
Doctor referred 4


3 1
Sex partner 9
3 5 1

Blood Donation 58 8 8 18 19 5
Routine Checkup 54 7 9 13 12 13
Occupational Exp 7
3 2 1 1
Illness 9 1 3 2 3

At risk 8
2 2 4

Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Other 17 4 6 5 2

Refused 3
1 2


Female Total 511 56 162 168 86 39
Hospitalization 32 1 8 9 9 5
Health In 5
2 2
1
Life Insurance 41
12 17 7 5
Employment 9
1 3 3 2
Marriage License 9
5 4


Military 6 1 3 2


Find out 155 20 44 52 31 8
Doctor referred 10 2
4 1 3
Pregnancy 84 15 47 21 1

Sex partner 4
2 1 1

Blood Donation 51 4 13 20 10 4
Routine Checkup 42 9 9 14 5 5
Occupational Exp 25 1 7 9 8

Illness 7 1 1
3 2
At risk 4
1 1 2

Don't know/Not sure 1



1
Other 23
7 9 4 3
Refused 3 2

1

Denominator is: All survey respondents less than 65 years old who have donated blood since March 1985
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