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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

A drink is one can or bottle of beer, 1 glass of wine, 1 can or bottle of wine cooler, 1 cocktail, or 1 shot of liquor. On the days when you drank, about how many drinks did you drink on the average?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
1 43.4 25.5 33.1 42.1 48.0 57.3 61.5
2 30.8 28.1 28.2 34.0 33.9 27.7 29.0
3 13.3 13.7 21.4 13.7 11.4 11.1 4.8
4 4.6 6.5 6.1 4.0 4.5 3.2 2.6
5 2.2 5.3 5.3 1.1 .3
1.1
6 2.4 6.6 3.7 1.6 1.2 .8 1.1
7 .5 2.4
.9


8 .5 .8 1.0 1.0


9 .6 4.9




10 .6 2.9 .7
.6

12 .5
.5 1.7


14 .1 .8




15 .2 1.2




18 .2 1.2




Male 1 36.7 14.8 28.6 32.9 39.5 60.0 58.5
2 28.9 25.6 24.4 34.8 36.3 14.4 26.4
3 16.6 14.1 24.4 17.2 14.7 17.6 8.5
4 6.5 9.4 8.8 5.5 5.9 6.4 2.8
5 3.1 5.8 7.6 1.3 .6
1.9
6 2.8 6.5 3.4 2.2 1.8 1.6 1.9
7 .9 4.3
1.3


8 .8 1.4 .8 1.7


9 1.2 8.7




10 1.0 3.6 1.3
1.2

12 .9
.8 3.0


14 .2 1.4




15 .3 2.2




18 .3 2.2




Female 1 51.6 39.3 39.3 53.1 58.0 54.7 65.4
2 33.2 31.3 33.5 33.0 31.2 40.7 32.4
3 9.3 13.3 17.3 9.6 7.6 4.7
4 2.2 2.8 2.3 2.2 2.8
2.2
5 1.2 4.7 2.3 .8


6 1.9 6.6 4.0 .8 .5

7 .1

.4


8 .2
1.2



10 .2 1.9




Denominator is:
All survey respondents who had at least one drink of any alcoholic beverage
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A drink is one can or bottle of beer, 1 glass of wine, 1 can or bottle of wine cooler, 1 cocktail, or 1 shot of liquor. On the days when you drank, about how many drinks did you drink on the average?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1009 107 213 268 207 90 124
1 425 25 67 106 101 48 78
2 319 33 63 91 68 28 36
3 138 19 39 43 22 10 5
4 50 8 15 12 10 2 3
5 21 4 11 4 1
1
6 27 8 10 4 3 1 1
7 5 2
3


8 7 1 3 3


9 1 1




10 6 2 3
1

12 3
1 2


14 1 1




15 1 1




18 1 1




Don't know/Not sure 3 1 1
1

Refused 1



1
Male Total 498 56 110 131 98 41 62
1 179 8 32 41 38 23 37
2 147 16 27 45 36 7 16
3 80 11 19 25 13 7 5
4 35 5 12 8 6 2 2
5 14 2 8 2 1
1
6 17 5 5 3 2 1 1
7 4 2
2


8 6 1 2 3


9 1 1




10 5 1 3
1

12 3
1 2


14 1 1




15 1 1




18 1 1




Don't know/Not sure 3 1 1
1

Refused 1



1
Female Total 511 51 103 137 109 49 62
1 246 17 35 65 63 25 41
2 172 17 36 46 32 21 20
3 58 8 20 18 9 3
4 15 3 3 4 4
1
5 7 2 3 2


6 10 3 5 1 1

7 1

1


8 1
1



10 1 1




Denominator is:
All survey respondents who had at least one drink of any alcoholic beverage