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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 was the main reason you had your last test for HIV?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64
Hospitalization 3.3
3.4 3.7 9.8 5.1
Health Insurance 3.4
5.1 2.8 10.3
Life Insurance 12.9
14.2 21.8 10.3 20.5
Employment 3.9 3.9 4.3 1.8 4.7 20.5
Marriage License 2.2
1.5 5.3

Military 4.6 5.6 3.6 6.6

Find out 25.4 30.7 36.5 16.9 10.5 8.4
Doctor referred 3.3 5.9 1.9 2.6
16.7
Pregnancy 9.1 14.8 13.2 4.2

Sex partner 2.0
1.9 3.8
8.4
Blood Donation .9 2.6
.7

Routine Checkup 12.8 15.1 9.5 12.3 22.6
Occupational Exposure 1.0

1.5 5.1
Illness 2.7

3.0 15.4 10.2
At risk 3.9 5.9 2.4 3.5 5.6
Other 8.6 15.7 2.4 9.5 5.6 10.2
Male Hospitalization 2.0
4.4
4.8 7.7
Health Insurance 2.0

2.6 9.5
Life Insurance 16.6
24.2 23.1 9.5 30.8
Employment 5.0 8.7 6.6

30.8
Marriage License 2.6

7.7

Military 6.6 5.8 6.6 10.3

Find out 22.7 37.7 38.5 10.3

Doctor referred 3.9 4.3 4.4 5.1

Pregnancy .9

2.6

Sex partner 3.8
4.4 7.7

Blood Donation 1.4 5.8



Routine Checkup 15.2 11.6 6.6 17.9 38.1
Occupational Exposure .6


4.8
Illness 2.3


14.3 15.4
At risk 4.7 8.7 2.2 2.6 9.5
Other 9.9 17.4 2.2 10.3 9.5 15.4
Female Hospitalization 4.5
2.6 7.4 17.1
Health Insurance 4.7
9.1 2.9 11.4
Life Insurance 9.4
6.5 20.6 11.4
Employment 2.9
2.6 3.7 11.4
Marriage License 1.8
2.6 2.9

Military 2.8 5.4 1.3 2.9

Find out 27.8 25.0 35.1 23.5 25.7 25.0
Doctor referred 2.8 7.1


50.0
Pregnancy 16.6 26.8 23.4 5.9

Sex partner .4



25.0
Blood Donation .5

1.5

Routine Checkup 10.7 17.9 11.7 6.6

Occupational Exposure 1.4

2.9 5.7
Illness 3.2

5.9 17.1
At risk 3.2 3.6 2.6 4.4

Other 7.5 14.3 2.6 8.8

Denominator is:
All survey respondents less than 65 years old who have been tested for HIV in the last 12 months

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What was the main reason you had your last test for HIV?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64
Total 190 35 67 58 22 8
Hospitalization 7
2 2 2 1
Health Insurance 7
3 2 2
Life Insurance 23
8 12 2 1
Employment 8 1 3 2 1 1
Marriage License 3
1 2

Military 8 2 3 3

Find out 47 9 23 11 3 1
Doctor referred 5 2 1 1
1
Pregnancy 19 7 9 3

Sex partner 3
1 1
1
Blood Donation 2 1
1

Routine Checkup 23 6 7 5 5
Occupational Exposure 4

2 2
Illness 5

2 2 1
At risk 8 3 2 2 1
Other 16 4 3 7 1 1
Refused 2
1
1
Male Total 79 14 26 22 12 5
Hospitalization 3
1
1 1
Health Insurance 2

1 1
Life Insurance 13
6 5 1 1
Employment 4 1 2

1
Marriage License 1

1

Military 5 1 2 2

Find out 15 3 9 3

Doctor referred 3 1 1 1

Pregnancy 1

1

Sex partner 2
1 1

Blood Donation 1 1



Routine Checkup 11 2 1 3 5
Occupational Exposure 1


1
Illness 2


1 1
At risk 5 2 1 1 1
Other 9 3 1 3 1 1
Refused 1
1


Female Total 111 21 41 36 10 3
Hospitalization 4
1 2 1
Health Insurance 5
3 1 1
Life Insurance 10
2 7 1
Employment 4
1 2 1
Marriage License 2
1 1

Military 3 1 1 1

Find out 32 6 14 8 3 1
Doctor referred 2 1


1
Pregnancy 18 7 9 2

Sex partner 1



1
Blood Donation 1

1

Routine Checkup 12 4 6 2

Occupational Exposure 3

2 1
Illness 3

2 1
At risk 3 1 1 1

Other 7 1 2 4

Refused 1


1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents less than 65 years old who have been tested for HIV in the last 12 months