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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

When, if ever, was the most recent time that a health professional tested the feeling in your feet or legs by touching you with something and asking if you could feel it?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Within the past 6 months 52.4 60.9 27.6 55.9 41.6 46.1 58.7
Within the past year (6 - 12 months ago) 16.9
27.6 8.0 30.6 18.7 13.6
Within the past 2 years (1 - 2 years ago) 7.2
21.9 13.6 4.5 11.0 4.5
2 or more years ago 4.5

4.1 1.0 11.2 4.2
Never 18.9 39.1 22.8 18.4 22.4 13.0 19.0
Male Within the past 6 months 52.8 50.0 25.0 84.6 36.1 26.5 61.7
Within the past year (6 - 12 months ago) 20.6
25.0 7.7 44.3 29.4 12.3
Within the past 2 years (1 - 2 years ago) 4.5
16.7
4.9 14.7 1.2
2 or more years ago 4.4



17.6 3.7
Never 17.7 50.0 33.3 7.7 14.8 11.8 21.0
Female Within the past 6 months 51.9 80.0 33.3 25.2 47.5 62.0 56.2
Within the past year (6 - 12 months ago) 13.5
33.3 8.4 15.8 10.0 14.6
Within the past 2 years (1 - 2 years ago) 9.8
33.3 28.0 4.0 8.0 7.3
2 or more years ago 4.7

8.4 2.0 6.0 4.6
Never 20.1 20.0
29.9 30.7 14.0 17.4
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes
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When, if ever, was the most recent time that a health professional tested the feeling in your feet or legs by touching you with something and asking if you could feel it?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 263 5 10 35 50 48 115
Within the past 6 months 133 3 4 16 22 22 66
Within the past year (6 - 12 months ago) 38
2 3 13 8 12
Within the past 2 years (1 - 2 years ago) 20
2 6 2 4 6
2 or more years ago 13

2 1 5 5
Don?t know/Not sure 5


1 2 2
Never 52 2 2 8 10 7 23
Refused 2


1
1
Male Total 112 3 6 13 22 19 49
Within the past 6 months 59 2 2 11 9 5 30
Within the past year (6 - 12 months ago) 21
1 1 9 5 5
Within the past 2 years (1 - 2 years ago) 5
1
1 2 1
2 or more years ago 5



3 2
Don?t know/Not sure 1



1
Never 21 1 2 1 3 3 11
Female Total 151 2 4 22 28 29 66
Within the past 6 months 74 1 2 5 13 17 36
Within the past year (6 - 12 months ago) 17
1 2 4 3 7
Within the past 2 years (1 - 2 years ago) 15
1 6 1 2 5
2 or more years ago 8

2 1 2 3
Don?t know/Not sure 4


1 1 2
Never 31 1
7 7 4 12
Refused 2


1
1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes