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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Have you ever had a sigmoidoscopy or a colonoscopy exam?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 36.4

14.3 23.5 51.0 53.7
No 63.6

85.7 76.5 49.0 46.3
Male Yes 36.8

19.2 22.1 54.8 54.6
No 63.2

80.8 77.9 45.2 45.4
Female Yes 36.1

9.1 24.8 47.3 53.0
No 63.9

90.9 75.2 52.7 47.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are over 39 years old.

Have you ever had a sigmoidoscopy or a colonoscopy exam?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1,104

178 368 211 347
Yes 398

25 85 105 183
No 698

153 280 105 160
Don't know/Not sure 8


3 1 4
Male Total 453

86 160 84 123
Yes 165

16 37 46 66
No 285

70 123 38 54
Don't know/Not sure 3




3
Female Total 651

92 208 127 224
Yes 233

9 48 59 117
No 413

83 157 67 106
Don't know/Not sure 5


3 1 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are over 39 years old.