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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
About how long has it been since you last had your blood pressure taken by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
W/in 6 months 70.1 65.5 63.3 63.0 70.1 77.9 83.4
W/in year 14.6 15.5 17.5 16.5 14.9 13.3 9.3
W/in 2 years 6.8 7.7 7.7 11.2 6.0 2.7 3.1
W/in 5 years 4.8 6.5 6.7 4.7 5.8 3.0 2.4
5+ years 2.8 2.5 4.1 3.5 2.5 2.6 1.4
Don't know/Not sure .8 2.3 .5 1.0 .7 .4 .2
Refused .1 .1 .2 .1

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Male W/in 6 months 64.0 50.2 51.3 59.6 63.8 77.9 86.1
W/in year 14.8 21.2 19.3 15.7 14.5 10.3 7.2
W/in 2 years 8.2 11.3 10.4 11.9 8.6 2.5 1.8
W/in 5 years 7.6 10.3 10.6 7.4 8.8 4.7 3.3
5+ years 4.2 4.4 7.6 4.6 2.9 3.6 1.7
Don't know/Not sure .9 2.5 .6 .7 1.4 .7
Refused .1 .1 .2 .1


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Female W/in 6 months 75.9 81.7 75.6 66.3 76.5 77.9 81.4
W/in year 14.3 9.5 15.6 17.3 15.4 16.1 10.8
W/in 2 years 5.4 3.9 5.0 10.6 3.3 2.9 4.0
W/in 5 years 2.2 2.5 2.7 2.1 2.7 1.3 1.8
5+ years 1.5 .4 .5 2.5 2.0 1.7 1.1
Don't know/Not sure .6 2.0 .4 1.3
.2 .3
Refused .1
.2


.5
Denominator is: All survey respondents

About how long has it been since you last had your blood pressure taken by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 3308 292 607 750 592 391 676
W/in 6 months 2329 187 394 471 419 297 561
W/in year 487 41 107 130 94 52 63
W/in 2 years 224 28 50 76 33 13 24
W/in 5 years 148 18 31 37 31 16 15
5+ years 85 9 19 27 12 9 9
Don't know/Not sure 28 8 4 8 3 3 2
Refused 6 1 2 1

2
9 1



1
Male Total 1399 153 273 327 241 170 235
W/in 6 months 888 75 142 188 153 130 200
W/in year 206 29 54 55 34 17 17
W/in 2 years 123 21 33 37 22 4 6
W/in 5 years 101 14 23 25 21 11 7
5+ years 61 8 17 18 8 5 5
Don't know/Not sure 16 5 3 3 3 2
Refused 3 1 1 1


9 1



1
Female Total 1909 139 334 423 351 221 441
W/in 6 months 1441 112 252 283 266 167 361
W/in year 281 12 53 75 60 35 46
W/in 2 years 101 7 17 39 11 9 18
W/in 5 years 47 4 8 12 10 5 8
5+ years 24 1 2 9 4 4 4
Don't know/Not sure 12 3 1 5
1 2
Refused 3
1


2
Denominator is: All survey respondents
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