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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

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 65+
High 1.6 3.7 2.0 2.0 .3

Medium 3.7 6.6 5.0 3.8 2.6 .5
Low 26.6 37.7 32.2 25.6 22.3 15.8
None 67.9 52.0 60.4 68.6 74.7 83.4
Not applicable .2
.4
.2 .2
Male High 1.7 2.5 3.5 1.9


Medium 4.1 9.5 4.9 3.7 3.0

Low 28.7 47.1 30.5 26.7 23.8 18.8
None 65.3 40.9 60.5 67.7 72.8 81.2
Not applicable .2
.7
.4

Female High 1.5 5.0 .6 2.0 .5

Medium 3.3 3.5 5.1 4.0 2.1 1.0
Low 24.5 27.7 34.0 24.5 20.8 12.9
None 70.6 63.7 60.3 69.5 76.5 85.6
Not applicable .1



.5
Denominator is:
All survey respondents less than 65 years old.

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 65+
Total 1,448 183 344 342 368 211
High 19 4 7 7 1

Medium 48 11 16 12 8 1
Low 412 73 118 94 91 36
None 953 92 199 229 263 170
Not applicable 3
1
1 1
Don't know/Not sure 12 3 3
4 2
Refused 1



1
Male Total 642 91 155 152 160 84
High 11 2 6 3


Medium 25 8 7 5 5

Low 200 44 53 43 41 19
None 397 35 85 101 111 65
Not applicable 2
1
1

Don't know/Not sure 7 2 3
2

Female Total 806 92 189 190 208 127
High 8 2 1 4 1

Medium 23 3 9 7 3 1
Low 212 29 65 51 50 17
None 556 57 114 128 152 105
Not applicable 1



1
Don't know/Not sure 5 1

2 2
Refused 1



1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents less than 65 years old.