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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1998

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1998

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 2.2 3.9 2.0 2.8 1.7 .5
Medium 3.7 6.4 4.1 4.9 2.4 .2
Low 27.9 30.9 33.4 32.2 23.4 15.4
None 66.1 58.7 60.5 60.1 72.5 83.8
Male High 2.7 4.8 2.7 3.5 1.3 1.1
Medium 4.6 10.6 4.4 5.8 2.3
Low 28.9 30.9 29.9 38.4 21.8 18.1
None 63.9 53.6 63.0 52.4 74.6 80.9
Female High 1.8 2.9 1.4 2.1 2.2
Medium 2.8 2.0 3.8 4.0 2.4 .4
Low 27.0 31.0 37.0 26.2 25.1 12.9
None 68.4 64.1 57.8 67.7 70.3 86.7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents less than 65 years old
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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 1512 155 350 381 372 254
High 28 5 7 10 4 2
Medium 51 10 14 17 9 1
Low 430 49 123 122 89 47
None 989 90 203 227 268 201
Don't know/not sure 10 1 1 4 2 2
Refused 4
2 1
1
Male Total 637 62 158 142 164 111
High 15 2 4 5 2 2
Medium 28 8 7 10 3
Low 196 20 53 58 38 27
None 396 32 93 69 120 82
Don't know/not sure 1


1
Refused 1
1


Female Total 875 93 192 239 208 143
High 13 3 3 5 2
Medium 23 2 7 7 6 1
Low 234 29 70 64 51 20
None 593 58 110 158 148 119
Don't know/not sure 9 1 1 4 1 2
Refused 3
1 1
1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents less than 65 years old