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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
What is your race?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
White 91.7 85.7 86.6 92.0 92.7 95.1 96.5
Black 1.1 2.2 1.2 .9 1.4 .6 .5
Asian/Pacific Islander 1.9 3.7 3.6 1.8 .9 1.3 .6
American Indian, Alaska Native 1.6 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.7 1.4 .8
Other 3.8 6.5 6.7 3.4 3.3 1.6 1.6
Male White 90.7 85.2 85.1 91.6 92.7 94.4 95.2
Black 1.2 2.1 1.1 .7 1.9 .5 .8
Asian/Pacific Islander 2.0 4.5 3.5 2.0 .7 1.8 .4
American Indian, Alaska Native 1.4 1.3 1.8 1.8 1.1 1.1 .9
Other 4.7 7.0 8.5 3.9 3.6 2.2 2.7
Female White 92.6 86.3 88.1 92.3 92.8 95.7 97.5
Black 1.0 2.3 1.2 1.2 .9 .7 .3
Asian/Pacific Islander 1.7 2.8 3.7 1.7 1.1 .8 .7
American Indian, Alaska Native 1.8 2.6 2.1 1.9 2.2 1.8 .6
Other 2.9 6.0 4.9 2.9 3.1 1.0 .8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

What is your race?
(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
White 6,627 548 1,205 1,372 1,385 850 1,267
Black 83 14 20 16 18 9 6
Asian/Pacific Islander 135 27 50 26 14 10 8
American Indian, Alaska Native 107 12 27 24 24 10 10
Other 216 33 77 40 39 10 17
Don't know/Not sure 3
1
1 1
Refused 25 5 5 6 5 2 2
Male Total 3,039 293 618 648 654 372 454
White 2,771 249 526 601 608 353 434
Black 38 7 7 5 13 3 3
Asian/Pacific Islander 63 16 23 12 4 6 2
American Indian, Alaska Native 41 4 12 10 7 4 4
Other 110 15 44 17 18 6 10
Don't know/Not sure 2
1
1

Refused 14 2 5 3 3
1
Female Total 4,157 346 767 836 832 520 856
White 3,856 299 679 771 777 497 833
Black 45 7 13 11 5 6 3
Asian/Pacific Islander 72 11 27 14 10 4 6
American Indian, Alaska Native 66 8 15 14 17 6 6
Other 106 18 33 23 21 4 7
Don't know/Not sure 1



1
Refused 11 3
3 2 2 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.