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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
Blood cholesterol is a fatty substance found in the blood. Have you ever had your blood cholesterol checked?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 88.5
75.0 83.3 88.9 93.8 87.3
No 8.5
25.0 16.7 11.1 3.1 7.3
Don't know/Not sure 3.1



3.1 5.5
Male Yes 84.3
66.7 83.3 77.8 85.7 89.5
No 13.7
33.3 16.7 22.2 7.1 10.5
Don't know/Not sure 2.0



7.1
Female Yes 91.1
100.0 83.3 94.4 100.0 86.1
No 5.1

16.7 5.6
5.6
Don't know/Not sure 3.8




8.3
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes



Blood cholesterol is a fatty substance found in the blood. Have you ever had your blood cholesterol checked?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 130
4 12 27 32 55
Yes 115
3 10 24 30 48
No 11
1 2 3 1 4
Don't know/Not sure 4



1 3
Male Total 51
3 6 9 14 19
Yes 43
2 5 7 12 17
No 7
1 1 2 1 2
Don't know/Not sure 1



1
Female Total 79
1 6 18 18 36
Yes 72
1 5 17 18 31
No 4

1 1
2
Don't know/Not sure 3




3
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes
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