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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
When, if ever, was the most recent time that a health professional
tested the feeling in your feet or legs by touching you with something
and asking if you could feel it?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 73.6 68.9 62.1 80.2 68.9 80.3 71.5
No 25.5 31.1 37.9 19.8 31.1 19.7 26.3
Don't know/Not sure .9




2.1
Male Yes 76.9 100.0 64.3 88.2 57.6 85.7 75.7
No 23.1
35.7 11.8 42.4 14.3 24.3
Female Yes 71.1 50.0 60.7 73.8 75.5 75.7 68.3
No 27.3 50.0 39.3 26.2 24.5 24.3 27.9
Don't know/Not sure 1.6




3.8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.

When, if ever, was the most recent time that a health professional
tested the feeling in your feet or legs by touching you with something
and asking if you could feel it?

(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 262 2 15 30 42 71 102
No 84 1 6 7 22 14 34
Don't know/Not sure 3




3
Male Total 135 1 8 15 25 32 54
Yes 100 1 5 13 13 27 41
No 35
3 2 12 5 13
Female Total 214 2 13 22 39 53 85
Yes 162 1 10 17 29 44 61
No 49 1 3 5 10 9 21
Don't know/Not sure 3




3
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.