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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
About how long has it been since you last had your blood cholesterol checked?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
W/in year 82.6
100.0 70.0 87.5 80.0 83.3
W/in 2 years 4.3



6.7 6.3
W/in 5 years 5.2

20.0 4.2 10.0
5+ years ago 3.5

10.0 4.2 3.3 2.1
Don't know/Not sure 4.3


4.2
8.3
Male W/in year 76.7
100.0 60.0 71.4 66.7 88.2
W/in 2 years 7.0



16.7 5.9
W/in 5 years 4.7

20.0
8.3
5+ years ago 9.3

20.0 14.3 8.3 5.9
Don't know/Not sure 2.3


14.3

Female W/in year 86.1
100.0 80.0 94.1 88.9 80.6
W/in 2 years 2.8




6.5
W/in 5 years 5.6

20.0 5.9 11.1
Don't know/Not sure 5.6




12.9
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes and that they had their cholesterol checked within the last year



About how long has it been since you last had your blood cholesterol checked?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 115
3 10 24 30 48
W/in year 95
3 7 21 24 40
W/in 2 years 5



2 3
W/in 5 years 6

2 1 3
5+ years ago 4

1 1 1 1
Don't know/Not sure 5


1
4
Male Total 43
2 5 7 12 17
W/in year 33
2 3 5 8 15
W/in 2 years 3



2 1
W/in 5 years 2

1
1
5+ years ago 4

1 1 1 1
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Female Total 72
1 5 17 18 31
W/in year 62
1 4 16 16 25
W/in 2 years 2




2
W/in 5 years 4

1 1 2
Don't know/Not sure 4




4
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes and that they had their cholesterol checked within the last year
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