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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
Has a health care provider ever told you that you have asthma?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 11.4 12.4 12.5 12.6 10.6 10.4 9.7
No 87.9 87.2 87.0 86.5 88.6 89.0 89.4
Don't know/Not sure .4 .4 .4 .1 .7 .6 .5
Refused .3
.2 .7

.4
Male Yes 8.1 10.2 7.7 10.9 8.0 6.6 4.5
No 91.2 89.0 92.3 87.8 91.6 93.4 94.5
Don't know/Not sure .2 .8

.4
.5
Refused .4

1.4

.5
Female Yes 13.8 14.3 16.0 13.9 13.0 13.1 12.6
No 85.4 85.7 83.1 85.6 85.9 85.9 86.5
Don't know/Not sure .6
.7 .2 1.1 1.0 .6
Refused .2
.3 .2

.3
Denominator is: All survey respondents



Has a health care provider ever told you that you have asthma?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2915 258 529 698 546 327 557
Yes 332 32 66 88 58 34 54
No 2562 225 460 604 484 291 498
Don't know/Not sure 13 1 2 1 4 2 3
Refused 8
1 5

2
Male Total 1233 118 222 294 262 136 201
Yes 100 12 17 32 21 9 9
No 1125 105 205 258 240 127 190
Don't know/Not sure 3 1

1
1
Refused 5

4

1
Female Total 1682 140 307 404 284 191 356
Yes 232 20 49 56 37 25 45
No 1437 120 255 346 244 164 308
Don't know/Not sure 10
2 1 3 2 2
Refused 3
1 1

1
Denominator is: All survey respondents
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