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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
Has a health care provider ever told you that you have asthma?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 12.1 14.4 12.8 10.6 13.3 12.1 10.7
No 87.6 85.6 86.1 89.0 86.7 87.8 88.9
Don't know/Not sure .3
1.0 .3
.1 .1
Refused .0




.2
Male Yes 10.5 10.8 11.5 10.0 11.6 8.1 10.2
No 89.0 89.2 86.5 89.6 88.4 91.9 89.8
Don't know/Not sure .5
2.1 .4


Female Yes 13.6 18.2 14.2 11.3 15.0 15.8 11.1
No 86.2 81.8 85.8 88.5 85.0 84.0 88.3
Don't know/Not sure .1

.3
.2 .2
Refused .1




.3
Denominator is: All survey respondents

Has a health care provider ever told you that you have asthma?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 3308 292 607 750 592 391 676
Yes 399 42 79 81 75 51 71
No 2900 250 525 667 517 339 602
Don't know/Not sure 8
3 2
1 2
Refused 1




1
Male Total 1399 153 273 327 241 170 235
Yes 149 21 32 35 24 15 22
No 1246 132 238 291 217 155 213
Don't know/Not sure 4
3 1


Female Total 1909 139 334 423 351 221 441
Yes 250 21 47 46 51 36 49
No 1654 118 287 376 300 184 389
Don't know/Not sure 4

1
1 2
Refused 1




1
Denominator is: All survey respondents
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