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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1997

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1997

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
What are your chances of getting infected with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64
High 1.3 .9 .9 2.2 1.2 1.0
Medium 4.1 7.5 6.0 3.6 2.4 1.2
Low 29.8 40.8 36.2 29.1 27.3 13.7
None 64.1 50.3 55.4 64.5 68.6 84.0
Not applicable .0

.1

Don't know/Not sure .6 .5 1.1 .4 .5 .2
Refused .1
.4


Male High 1.2 .9 .4 2.9 .9
Medium 5.2 13.1 7.6 3.1 2.3 2.1
Low 30.9 43.6 39.2 28.9 26.4 14.7
None 61.9 42.4 50.2 65.0 69.9 83.1
Don't know/Not sure .6
2.0 .1 .4
Refused .2
.7


Female High 1.5 1.0 1.3 1.6 1.5 1.9
Medium 3.0 1.5 4.5 4.2 2.5 .3
Low 28.7 37.8 33.2 29.3 28.1 12.7
None 66.2 58.5 60.9 64.0 67.2 84.8
Not applicable .1

.2

Don't know/Not sure .6 1.1 .2 .7 .7 .4
Denominator is: All survey respondents less than 65 years old

What are your chances of getting infected with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64
Total 2632 292 607 750 592 391
High 36 3 6 15 7 5
Medium 107 21 36 29 16 5
Low 819 121 234 232 172 60
None 1652 145 324 470 393 320
Not applicable 1

1

Don't know/Not sure 14 2 4 3 4 1
Refused 3
3


Male Total 1164 153 273 327 241 170
High 14 2 2 8 2
Medium 55 17 17 11 6 4
Low 382 67 112 107 66 30
None 704 67 136 200 165 136
Don't know/Not sure 6
3 1 2
Refused 3
3


Female Total 1468 139 334 423 351 221
High 22 1 4 7 5 5
Medium 52 4 19 18 10 1
Low 437 54 122 125 106 30
None 948 78 188 270 228 184
Not applicable 1

1

Don't know/Not sure 8 2 1 2 2 1
Denominator is: All survey respondents less than 65 years old
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