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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 heard of glycosyliated hemoglobin
(pronounced: gli-KOS-il-a-ted he-mo-glo-bin) or
hemoglobin (A one C)?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 40.6 100.0 56.5 44.1 41.7 37.0 37.7
No 59.4
43.5 55.9 58.3 63.0 62.3
Male Yes 39.5 100.0 78.6 45.8 45.1 33.3 33.3
No 60.5
21.4 54.2 54.9 66.7 66.7
Female Yes 41.4 100.0 42.9 42.9 39.9 40.1 41.2
No 58.6
57.1 57.1 60.1 59.9 58.8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.

Have you ever heard of glycosyliated hemoglobin
(pronounced: gli-KOS-il-a-ted he-mo-glo-bin) or
hemoglobin (A one C)?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 349 3 21 37 64 85 139
Yes 143 2 14 17 28 30 52
No 190
7 19 34 52 78
Don't know/Not sure 16 1
1 2 3 9
Male Total 135 1 8 15 25 32 54
Yes 54 1 6 7 11 10 19
No 76
2 7 13 21 33
Don't know/Not sure 5

1 1 1 2
Female Total 214 2 13 22 39 53 85
Yes 89 1 8 10 17 20 33
No 114
5 12 21 31 45
Don't know/Not sure 11 1

1 2 7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.