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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
When you visit a health professional for routine care,
is diabetes discussed?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Always 11.5 4.9 7.4 10.1 11.1 16.7 18.3
Often 4.2 4.3 4.7 3.8 3.5 5.1 4.3
Sometimes 26.2 22.8 26.5 28.3 29.3 27.4 21.9
Never 58.1 67.9 61.4 57.9 56.0 50.9 55.6
Male Always 9.8 2.5 4.7 8.6 9.9 15.8 18.4
Often 3.9 3.8 4.5 3.4 3.3 4.5 4.0
Sometimes 24.1 20.9 23.2 25.9 26.6 26.6 20.4
Never 62.2 72.8 67.6 62.0 60.2 53.0 57.2
Female Always 13.0 7.4 10.1 11.4 12.3 17.4 18.2
Often 4.5 4.9 4.8 4.1 3.8 5.6 4.4
Sometimes 28.2 24.8 29.9 30.5 32.0 28.0 23.0
Never 54.3 62.9 55.2 53.9 51.9 49.0 54.4
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

When you visit a health professional for routine care,
is diabetes discussed?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 7,196 639 1,385 1,484 1,486 892 1,310
Always 820 32 102 145 171 149 221
Often 289 20 59 58 54 45 53
Sometimes 1,842 151 355 403 422 235 276
Never 4,098 425 849 849 809 452 714
Don't know/Not sure 129 10 19 26 27 8 39
Refused 18 1 1 3 3 3 7
Male Total 3,039 293 618 648 654 372 454
Always 295 8 28 53 71 58 77
Often 111 8 23 21 23 18 18
Sometimes 707 60 139 159 164 97 88
Never 1,841 208 409 397 376 191 260
Don't know/Not sure 72 8 18 15 18 5 8
Refused 13 1 1 3 2 3 3
Female Total 4,157 346 767 836 832 520 856
Always 525 24 74 92 100 91 144
Often 178 12 36 37 31 27 35
Sometimes 1,135 91 216 244 258 138 188
Never 2,257 217 440 452 433 261 454
Don't know/Not sure 57 2 1 11 9 3 31
Refused 5


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Denominator is:
All survey respondents.