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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

Has a doctor or other health professional ever talked with you about
injury prevention, such as safety belt use, helmet use, or smoke detectors?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes, w/in 12 months 10.0 15.7 14.7 9.1 9.4 3.1 8.1
Yes, w/in 3 years 3.5 5.3 5.8 3.4 2.7 2.1 2.0
Yes, 3+ years ago 2.9 2.3 4.2 3.2 3.6 2.7 1.0
No 83.6 76.7 75.3 84.3 84.2 92.1 88.9
Male Yes, w/in 12 months 10.6 12.8 15.3 11.7 10.8 2.0 7.8
Yes, w/in 3 years 4.6 7.9 7.3 4.2 4.5 2.8 1.0
Yes, 3+ years ago 3.7 4.1 6.8 2.4 3.0 5.5 1.0
No 81.1 75.1 70.6 81.6 81.7 89.7 90.1
Female Yes, w/in 12 months 9.5 18.7 14.1 6.5 8.0 4.1 8.3
Yes, w/in 3 years 2.5 2.6 4.4 2.6 .9 1.5 2.7
Yes, 3+ years ago 2.1 .5 1.3 4.0 4.2
1.0
No 85.9 78.2 80.1 86.9 86.8 94.4 88.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents
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Has a doctor or other health professional ever talked with you about
injury prevention, such as safety belt use, helmet use, or smoke detectors?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1790 178 325 405 327 224 331
Yes, w/in 12 months 178 29 46 37 30 9 27
Yes, w/in 3 years 64 9 19 14 9 6 7
Yes, 3+ years ago 50 3 13 13 12 6 3
No 1481 134 245 338 275 200 289
Don't know/Not sure 17 3 2 3 1 3 5
Male Total 763 82 158 163 143 98 119
Yes, w/in 12 months 79 11 23 19 14 3 9
Yes, w/in 3 years 34 6 10 7 6 3 2
Yes, 3+ years ago 28 2 10 4 5 6 1
No 616 60 115 132 118 85 106
Don't know/Not sure 6 3
1
1 1
Female Total 1027 96 167 242 184 126 212
Yes, w/in 12 months 99 18 23 18 16 6 18
Yes, w/in 3 years 30 3 9 7 3 3 5
Yes, 3+ years ago 22 1 3 9 7
2
No 865 74 130 206 157 115 183
Don't know/Not sure 11
2 2 1 2 4
Denominator is:
All survey respondents