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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
During the past 12 months, how many times
did you actually attempt suicide?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
1 time 10.8 12.4 4.7 13.1 15.4 3.3 11.6
2 times 1.4
3.1 1.9 1.5

3 times 1.1 1.7 2.3 1.2


4 or 5 times 3.8 10.1 5.6 2.5


6 or more times .3


1.5

None 82.6 75.8 84.3 81.4 81.5 96.7 88.4
Male 1 time 7.9 13.3
8.2 14.8

4 or 5 times 2.6
13.0



None 89.5 86.7 87.0 91.8 85.2 100.0 100.0
Female 1 time 12.7 12.0 8.2 16.3 16.1 5.0 20.0
2 times 2.4
5.5 3.1 3.2

3 times 1.9 2.4 4.1 2.0


4 or 5 times 4.6 14.5
4.1


6 or more times .5


3.2

None 78.0 71.1 82.2 74.5 77.4 95.0 80.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have seriously considered suicide.

During the past 12 months, how many times
did you actually attempt suicide?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 167 20 35 44 40 19 9
1 time 20 4 3 5 6 1 1
2 times 3
1 1 1

3 times 4 1 2 1


4 or 5 times 4 2 1 1


6 or more times 1


1

Unknown/Not sure 1

1


None 132 13 28 35 31 18 7
Refused 2


1
1
Male Total 62 7 11 18 17 5 4
1 time 5 2
1 2

4 or 5 times 1
1



None 54 5 10 17 14 5 3
Refused 2


1
1
Female Total 105 13 24 26 23 14 5
1 time 15 2 3 4 4 1 1
2 times 3
1 1 1

3 times 4 1 2 1


4 or 5 times 3 2
1


6 or more times 1


1

Unknown/Not sure 1

1


None 78 8 18 18 17 13 4
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have seriously considered suicide.