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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
How often do you believe women your age should get a mammogram?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Female Every six months 1.6


2.1 1.0 2.2
Every year 51.1

25.7 56.0 67.0 52.2
Every two years 16.7

26.7 21.1 9.9 11.5
3-4 years 2.8

7.3 2.5 1.0 1.7
5+ years 1.6

4.2 2.1 .5 .3
When Doc recommends 2.9

2.6 2.1 3.7 3.4
Don't know/Not sure 20.6

32.5 12.0 15.7 23.9
Never 1.9

1.0 1.8
3.4
Refused .8


.4 1.0 1.4
Denominator is: All female survey respondents who are 40 years or older



How often do you believe women your age should get a mammogram?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Female Total 1022

191 284 191 356
Every six months 16


6 2 8
Every year 522

49 159 128 186
Every two years 171

51 60 19 41
3-4 years 29

14 7 2 6
5+ years 16

8 6 1 1
When Doc recommends 30

5 6 7 12
Don't know/Not sure 211

62 34 30 85
Never 19

2 5
12
Refused 8


1 2 5
Denominator is: All female survey respondents who are 40 years or older
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