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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
How many sunburns have you had in the past 12 months?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
One 35.1 23.1 30.8 33.0 38.9 56.9 63.0
Two 30.3 33.0 25.6 36.2 29.3 28.0 17.8
Three 15.3 16.5 15.6 14.1 21.0 6.3 10.4
Four 7.8 12.8 8.2 6.3 5.9 6.6 4.4
Five 3.5 4.3 5.6 2.3 3.3
4.4
Six or more 8.1 10.3 14.2 8.1 1.6 2.3
Male One 31.0 22.2 21.7 31.0 38.2 52.7 47.4
Two 31.9 29.2 27.7 38.1 29.5 34.4 31.6
Three 16.7 17.4 18.1 12.9 24.9 4.3 21.1
Four 6.6 11.1 7.8 5.7 2.5 8.6
Five 4.4 6.3 7.8 2.2 4.1

Six or more 9.4 13.8 16.9 10.1 .8

Female One 40.3 24.4 41.6 35.6 40.0 62.2 78.3
Two 28.3 38.1 23.1 33.8 29.1 19.7 4.3
Three 13.3 15.2 12.7 15.5 15.0 8.9
Four 9.3 15.2 8.7 7.0 11.2 3.9 8.7
Five 2.4 1.5 2.9 2.5 1.9
8.7
Six or more 6.3 5.6 11.0 5.6 2.8 5.3
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have had a sunburn in the last 12 months.

How many sunburns have you had in the past 12 months?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 651 103 186 160 124 53 25
One 230 26 59 54 47 30 14
Two 189 33 49 54 38 11 4
Three 95 14 30 20 24 5 2
Four 47 11 14 11 6 4 1
Five 24 4 9 5 5
1
Six or more 54 11 24 14 3 2
Don't know/Not sure 11 4 1 2 1 1 2
Refused 1




1
Male Total 331 57 88 81 69 25 11
One 104 15 20 26 25 13 5
Two 101 17 25 28 21 7 3
Three 56 8 17 11 16 2 2
Four 22 6 7 4 2 3
Five 14 3 6 2 3

Six or more 30 7 13 9 1

Don't know/Not sure 3 1
1 1

Refused 1




1
Female Total 320 46 98 79 55 28 14
One 126 11 39 28 22 17 9
Two 88 16 24 26 17 4 1
Three 39 6 13 9 8 3
Four 25 5 7 7 4 1 1
Five 10 1 3 3 2
1
Six or more 24 4 11 5 2 2
Don't know/Not sure 8 3 1 1
1 2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have had a sunburn in the last 12 months.