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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
Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you have high blood pressure?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 53.1

25.0 51.9 56.3 61.8
No 46.9
100.0 75.0 48.1 43.8 38.2
Male Yes 43.1

16.7 55.6 50.0 47.4
No 56.9
100.0 83.3 44.4 50.0 52.6
Female Yes 59.5

33.3 50.0 61.1 69.4
No 40.5
100.0 66.7 50.0 38.9 30.6
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes and have had their blood pressure checked



Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you have high blood pressure?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 130
4 12 27 32 55
Yes 69

3 14 18 34
No 61
4 9 13 14 21
Male Total 51
3 6 9 14 19
Yes 22

1 5 7 9
No 29
3 5 4 7 10
Female Total 79
1 6 18 18 36
Yes 47

2 9 11 25
No 32
1 4 9 7 11
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes and have had their blood pressure checked
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