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2001 Oregon Healthy Teens Survey

2001
Oregon Healthy Teens Survey
Race & Ethnicity

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Oregon Healthy Teens 2001 - African American Students, 8th Grade
2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
Demog.1. How old are you?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 267 100.0 110 100.0 138 100.0 19 100.0

12 years old 1 .2

1 .3

13 years old 96 34.7 46 43.3 41 26.0 9 51.1
14 years old 159 61.8 59 54.3 90 69.3 10 48.9
15 years old 11 3.2 5 2.4 6 4.3

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
Demog.5. How do you describe yourself? Mark all that apply.

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 273 100.0 110 100.0 143 100.0 20 100.0
Chose more than one other race 31 11.7 17 16.7 13 8.8 1 2.3
African American only 184 66.4 66 55.3 102 73.6 16 82.8
Also American Indian/Alaska Native' 5 1.1 3 1.0 2 1.4

Also Asian 3 1.2 1 .6 2 1.9

Also Hispanic 11 5.4 3 6.6 6 4.4 2 5.9
Also White 39 14.1 20 19.9 18 10.0 1 8.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
Demog.11. What is the language that you first learned to speak at home?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 267 100.0 106 100.0 141 100.0 20 100.0
English 237 90.9 95 92.5 126 92.1 16 67.6
Spanish 8 4.1 2 4.0 5 3.4 1 10.2
Other 22 5.1 9 3.5 10 4.5 3 22.2
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A25.a. How old were you when you first smoked a whole cigarette?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 139 100.0 65 100.0 67 100.0 7 100.0

Never have 93 67.1 38 61.0 50 71.5 5 83.4
8 years old or younger 9 7.0 4 3.5 5 11.1

9 5 6.0 2 4.0 2 7.9 1 6.2
10 3 2.6 2 4.3 1 1.1

11 9 7.4 7 13.3 2 2.2

12 10 5.3 5 6.3 4 3.8 1 10.4
13 9 4.5 7 7.5 2 1.9

14 1 .3

1 .6

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A1.b. How many cigarettes have you smoked, even a puff, in the last 7 days?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 140 100.0 65 100.0 67 100.0 8 100.0

None 116 81.4 54 86.7 56 75.6 6 84.9
1-10 10 4.7 8 8.5 1 .7 1 5.7
11-20 5 8.3 1 .6 4 17.1

21-30 2 2.1 1 3.6 1 .8

31-40 3 1.9

3 4.0

41 or more 4 1.7 1 .7 2 1.9 1 9.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A2. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you smoke cigarettes?
(Current cigarette use is defined as one or more cigarettes in past 30 days)

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 143 100.0 66 100.0 69 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 116 80.8 53 85.2 57 76.1 6 84.9
1-2 days 5 2.0 3 2.4 2 1.9

3-5 days 4 1.4 3 2.4 1 .6

6-9 days 3 .8 2 1.2

1 5.7
10-19 days 6 8.2 3 7.7 3 9.5

20-29 days 4 1.8 2 1.2 2 2.6

All 30 days 5 4.9

4 9.3 1 9.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A25.b. How old were you when you first tried smokeless tobacco (chew, snuff, plug)?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 136 100.0 63 100.0 66 100.0 7 100.0

Never have 128 95.6 59 94.3 63 97.5 6 89.6
8 or younger 3 1.4 1 1.0 2 1.9

10 1 .3 1 .6



11 1 .5



1 10.4
12 1 1.7 1 3.6



13 2 .5 1 .5 1 .6

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A4.b. How many times did you use chewing tobacco or snuff in the last 7 days?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 139 100.0 65 100.0 67 100.0 7 100.0

None 134 96.5 63 95.8 65 98.0 6 89.6
1-10 3 2.7 2 4.2 1 1.4

11-20 1 .3

1 .6

41 or more 1 .5



1 10.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A5. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you use chewing tobacco or snuff?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 142 100.0 66 100.0 69 100.0 7 100.0

0 days 137 96.7 64 95.8 67 98.2 6 89.6
1-2 days 2 .9 1 .7 1 1.3

6-9 days 1 1.7 1 3.5



10-19 days 1 .3

1 .5

20-29 days 1 .5



1 10.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A7A8. During the past 30 days, did you smoke cigarettes or use chewing tobacco, snuff, or dip one or more days on school property?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 135 100.0 64 100.0 64 100.0 7 100.0

0 days 132 98.9 64 100.0 62 98.7 6 89.6
One or more days 3 1.1

2 1.3 1 10.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
E12.a. During the last year (12 months), did you have any school lessons about tobacco use?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 118 100.0 42 100.0 67 100.0 9 100.0

Very often 19 12.7 7 9.8 11 15.0 1 8.2
A few times 54 45.8 21 61.2 30 37.1 3 26.8
Once 25 23.1 5 11.3 16 28.3 4 55.4
Never 20 18.4 9 17.7 10 19.6 1 9.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
E14. Is there a rule against tobacco in your school?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 115 100.0 42 100.0 65 100.0 8 100.0

There is no rule 13 8.8 4 4.6 9 12.5

There is a rule, but
it isn't enforced
8 7.5 4 7.3 4 8.3

There is a rule and
it is sometimes enforced
17 18.7 5 22.6 10 15.5 2 24.3
There is a rule and
it is strictly enforced
77 65.0 29 65.6 42 63.7 6 75.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
E15. During the past 12 months, have you seen teachers or staff smoke on school property?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 109 100.0 41 100.0 61 100.0 7 100.0

Yes 27 19.9 9 12.3 15 22.6 3 56.8
No 82 80.1 32 87.7 46 77.4 4 43.2
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A25.c. How old were you when you first had more than a sip or two of beer, wine, or hard liquor (for example, vodka, whiskey, or gin)?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 137 100.0 63 100.0 67 100.0 7 100.0

Never have 60 43.8 26 42.3 32 46.8 2 27.2
8 or younger 17 14.8 8 11.1 7 17.9 2 19.7
9 6 6.5 1 3.6 5 9.8

10 10 10.1 4 15.0 4 2.9 2 35.1
11 4 3.0 2 3.5 2 2.7

12 18 9.1 9 10.4 9 8.8

13 16 9.3 10 11.7 6 7.9

14 6 3.5 3 2.3 2 3.2 1 18.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A25.d. How old were you when you first got drunk?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 135 100.0 63 100.0 65 100.0 7 100.0

Never have 93 66.3 39 62.9 49 69.9 5 64.9
8 or younger 2 4.1

2 8.6

9 3 4.1

3 8.6

11 5 6.3 3 10.1 1 .7 1 24.6
12 8 3.9 5 4.8 2 2.4 1 10.4
13 18 10.6 12 14.6 6 7.6

14 6 4.6 4 7.5 2 2.2

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A9.b. How many drinks of alcohol have you had (Drink = 1 glass of beer or wine, or 1 shot of hard liquor) in the last 7 days?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 132 100.0 63 100.0 62 100.0 7 100.0

None 104 76.0 51 82.9 49 71.3 4 51.4
1-2 16 15.2 8 9.9 7 21.0 1 13.5
3-5 5 5.0 2 3.7 2 4.3 1 24.6
6-9 1 .3

1 .6

10 or more 6 3.5 2 3.5 3 2.7 1 10.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A10. On how many occasions (if any) have you had beer or wine (non-religious) or hard liquor to drink during the past 30 days?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 138 100.0 65 100.0 66 100.0 7 100.0

0 occasions 90 65.7 40 65.5 47 68.0 3 45.2
1-2 occasions 24 16.0 16 20.0 7 13.1 1 6.2
3-5 occasions 15 9.3 8 11.6 6 6.9 1 10.4
6-9 occasions 2 3.9

2 8.2

10 or more occasions 7 5.0 1 2.9 4 3.8 2 38.2
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A12. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you have 5 or more drinks of alcohol in a row, that is, within a couple of hours?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 141 100.0 65 100.0 69 100.0 7 100.0

0 days 122 84.6 56 90.8 61 80.5 5 64.9
1 day 3 4.3 1 .6 2 8.3

2 days 5 1.6 3 1.9 2 1.5

3-5 days 6 6.2 3 2.4 1 7.0 2 35.1
6-9 days 3 1.5 1 1.3 2 1.8

10-19 days 2 1.7 1 3.0 1 .7

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A13. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you have at least one drink of alcohol on school property?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 141 100.0 66 100.0 68 100.0 7 100.0

0 days 136 93.8 65 97.1 65 91.0 6 89.6
1-2 days 2 1.7 1 2.9 1 .6

3-5 days 3 4.5

2 8.4 1 10.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A25.e. How old were you when you first tried marijuana or hashish?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 132 100.0 61 100.0 64 100.0 7 100.0

Never have 92 65.5 40 70.0 47 61.3 5 64.9
8 or younger 4 5.1 1 1.1 3 9.4

9 2 3.8 1 .6 1 7.3

10 3 4.7

3 9.6

11 4 2.5 3 4.7 1 .6

12 12 6.1 6 5.2 5 6.5 1 10.4
13 14 11.0 10 18.4 3 2.7 1 24.6
14 1 1.3

1 2.6

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A14.b. How many times did you use marijuana or hashish in the last 7 days?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 138 100.0 66 100.0 65 100.0 7 100.0

None 119 86.9 58 89.4 56 86.5 5 64.9
1-2 8 6.5 3 5.1 4 6.1 1 24.6
3-5 4 3.0 2 3.9 2 2.3

6-9 2 .9

2 1.9

10-19 4 1.3 3 1.6

1 10.4
20 or more 1 1.4

1 3.1

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A15. During the past 30 days, on how many times did you use marijuana?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 141 100.0 66 100.0 68 100.0 7 100.0

0 times 112 80.5 53 84.4 54 78.2 5 64.9
1 or 2 times 9 4.5 7 6.5 2 3.1

3 to 9 times 9 9.7 2 6.4 6 11.4 1 24.6
10 to 19 times 6 2.7 3 2.2 3 3.4

20 to 39 times 3 .9 1 .5 1 .5 1 10.4
40 or more times 2 1.6

2 3.3

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A16. During the past 30 days, on how many times did you use marijuana on school property?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 142 100.0 66 100.0 69 100.0 7 100.0

0 times 136 96.8 66 100.0 64 94.3 6 89.6
1 or 2 times 4 1.4

4 2.9

3 to 9 times 1 .5



1 10.4
40 or more times 1 1.4

1 2.8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A17.a. On how many occasions (if any) have you sniffed glue, breathed the contents of aerosol spray cans,
inhaled any paints or sprays to get high during the past 30 days?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 141 100.0 66 100.0 68 100.0 7 100.0

0 occasions 131 93.4 61 91.2 64 96.0 6 89.6
1-2 occasions 7 5.1 4 7.5 3 3.3

3-5 occasions 2 1.1 1 1.3

1 10.4
10 or more occasions 1 .4

1 .7

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A17.f. On how many occasions (if any) have you used Ecstasy or MDMA during the past 30 days?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 138 100.0 65 100.0 66 100.0 7 100.0

0 occasions 133 97.4 62 96.1 65 99.5 6 89.6
1-2 occasions 3 2.1 2 3.5

1 10.4
3-5 occasions 1 .3

1 .5

10 or more occasions 1 .2 1 .5



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
A17cg. On how many occasions (if any) have you used illicit drugs during the past 30 days? (Does not include inhalants or prescription drugs)

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 137 100.0 65 100.0 65 100.0 7 100.0

0 Occasions 125 90.3 59 91.3 60 89.3 6 89.6
1 or more Occasions 12 9.7 6 8.7 5 10.7 1 10.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
BMI5. Body Weight status as Measured by Body Mass Index (BMI): Weight to Height Ratios.

Total Female Male
Count % Count % Count %
Total 225 100.0 95 100.0 130 100.0

Underweight (<= 5th percentile) 8 2.1 4 2.5 4 1.7
At risk for underweight
(5-10th percentile)
6 2.7 2 2.2 4 3.1
Normal 160 71.1 65 65.6 95 75.9
At risk for overweight,
(85-95th percentile)
28 14.1 13 17.9 15 10.9
Overweight (>= 95th percentile) 23 10.0 11 11.8 12 8.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.
Revised January 2004.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B1. How do you describe your weight?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 116 100.0 50 100.0 56 100.0 10 100.0

Very underweight 3 1.4

2 1.7 1 11.0
Slightly underweight 16 12.3 7 10.0 8 15.1 1 7.9
About the right weight 62 53.8 26 51.5 31 55.7 5 57.4
Slightly overweight 27 25.3 12 31.2 12 19.6 3 23.7
Very overweight 8 7.2 5 7.3 3 8.0

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B3.c. During the past 30 days, did you go without eating for 24 hours or more to lose weight or keep from gaining?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 112 100.0 48 100.0 54 100.0 10 100.0
Go without eating for 24 hours or more (also called fasting) Yes 10 6.7 7 11.6 3 2.7

No 102 93.3 41 88.4 51 97.3 10 100.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B3.d. During the past 30 days, did you take any diet pills, powders or liquids without a doctor's advice?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 112 100.0 48 100.0 54 100.0 10 100.0
Take any diet pills, powders, or liquids without a doctor's advice Yes 5 3.2 4 5.6 1 1.3

No 107 96.8 44 94.4 53 98.7 10 100.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B3.e. During the past 30 days, did you vomit or take laxatives to lose weight or keep from gaining?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 111 100.0 48 100.0 53 100.0 10 100.0
Vomit or take laxatives Yes 6 4.8 3 6.4 2 2.2 1 14.3
No 105 95.2 45 93.6 51 97.8 9 85.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B3.c-e. During the past 30 days, engaged in fasting 24 hours or longer; used diet pills, powders, or liquids; or used vomiting or laxatives to lose weight or keep from gaining weight

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 111 100.0 48 100.0 53 100.0 10 100.0

At risk for disordered eating 15 10.8 10 17.6 4 3.7 1 14.3
Not at risk 96 89.2 38 82.4 49 96.3 9 85.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B4-B9. Five-a-day measure. In the past 7 days, on average, how many servings per day did you have fruit juice, fruit or vegetables?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 110 100.0 49 100.0 51 100.0 10 100.0

None 1 2.2

1 4.7

< One serving per day 9 10.2 5 8.6 4 13.1

1 to < 3 servings per day 37 34.0 17 36.9 16 29.8 4 42.4
3 to < 5 servings per day 23 18.9 11 22.2 9 14.4 3 27.0
5 or more servings per day 40 34.8 16 32.3 21 37.9 3 30.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B11. In the past 7 days, on how many days did you eat breakfast?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 112 100.0 49 100.0 53 100.0 10 100.0

0 days 14 11.9 7 9.5 5 13.2 2 22.4
1 day 14 13.2 10 22.7 2 2.1 2 26.1
2-4 days 23 24.5 10 25.6 12 24.9 1 11.0
5-6 days 19 13.3 10 15.2 8 12.3 1 5.6
7 days 42 37.1 12 27.0 26 47.5 4 34.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B12. How many times during the past 7 days did you eat a meal with your family?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 114 100.0 50 100.0 54 100.0 10 100.0

0 times 14 10.3 9 16.3 5 5.3

1 time 10 8.3 3 4.0 6 12.8 1 7.1
2-4 times 24 25.1 14 36.0 8 14.8 2 18.9
5-6 times 23 19.5 9 20.7 13 20.0 1 5.6
7 or more times 40 30.7 15 23.1 21 37.9 4 35.1
I was away from home
and not with my family
during the past
3 6.1

1 9.1 2 33.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B14. On how many of the past 7 days did you exercise/participate in physical activity for at least 20 minutes that made you sweat/breathe hard; e.g., basketball, soccer, running, swimming laps, fast bicycling, fast dancing or similar aerobic activities?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 112 100.0 49 100.0 54 100.0 9 100.0

0 days 3 1.9 1 .8 1 .9 1 21.3
1 day 1 .3 1 .7



2 days 9 9.0 6 16.5 3 2.4

3 days 13 11.8 8 17.2 5 7.8

4 days 17 17.3 11 24.9 6 11.5

5 days 16 13.5 5 13.9 8 12.0 3 24.7
6 days 5 4.2 3 6.4 1 1.3 1 12.0
7 days 48 41.9 14 19.7 30 64.1 4 42.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B15. On how many of the past 7 days did you participate in physical activity for at least 30 minutes that did not make you sweat or breathe hard, such as fast walking, slow bicycling, skating, pushing a lawn mower, or mopping floors?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 113 100.0 49 100.0 54 100.0 10 100.0

0 days 24 25.1 12 32.1 9 17.8 3 27.3
1 day 10 10.7 7 19.4 3 3.3

2 days 12 11.3 3 4.9 7 15.9 2 26.9
3 days 17 18.7 9 19.6 8 20.0

4 days 10 6.8 6 6.4 4 8.0

5 days 12 8.7 3 7.2 7 9.6 2 12.7
6 days 5 2.7 3 3.3 1 1.3 1 10.7
7 days 23 16.0 6 7.2 15 24.0 2 22.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B16. In an average week, when you are in school, on how many days do you go to physical education (PE) classes?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 111 100.0 48 100.0 53 100.0 10 100.0

0 days 25 28.6 13 38.4 10 19.2 2 24.9
1 day 2 1.6 1 1.2

1 19.0
2 days 2 4.0 2 8.4



3 days 21 16.3 9 10.0 11 23.8 1 5.6
4 days 9 8.3 2 1.9 5 14.1 2 13.3
5 days 52 41.3 21 40.1 27 42.9 4 37.2
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B19. Have you ever had sexual intercourse?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 106 100.0 48 100.0 50 100.0 8 100.0

Yes 35 30.8 10 14.0 22 47.3 3 39.7
No 71 69.2 38 86.0 28 52.7 5 60.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B22.x. Among those who have ever had sex: Indicator for current sexual activity, defined as sexual behavior during the past three months.

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 31 100.0 8 100.0 19 100.0 4 100.0

Currently Abstinent 13 61.8 3 51.0 8 68.5 2 31.0
Currently sexually active 18 38.2 5 49.0 11 31.5 2 69.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B22. During the past 3 months, with how many people did you have sexual intercourse?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 103 100.0 46 100.0 47 100.0 10 100.0

I have never had sexual intercourse 72 70.5 38 87.6 28 54.4 6 56.5
I've had sexual intercourse,
but not during the past 3 months
13 18.2 3 6.3 8 31.2 2 13.5
1 person 10 5.6 2 3.0 8 9.1

2 people 1 .6 1 1.3



3 people 2 1.5 1 .9

1 19.0
4 people 2 2.0 1 .9 1 3.3

5 people 1 .5

1 1.0

6 or more people 2 1.1

1 1.0 1 11.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B20. How old were you when you had sexual intercourse for the first time?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 106 100.0 47 100.0 49 100.0 10 100.0

I have never had sexual intercourse 71 68.7 37 85.3 28 53.0 6 56.5
11 years old or younger 9 9.1 3 3.4 5 14.7 1 11.0
12 years old 3 2.4 1 .8 2 4.2

13 years old 15 13.3 2 5.1 11 21.7 2 13.5
14 years old 7 6.2 3 4.7 3 6.3 1 19.0
15 years old 1 .3 1 .7



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B24.x. Among those who have ever had sex: The last time you had sexual intercourse, did you or your partner use a condom?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 34 100.0 10 100.0 20 100.0 4 100.0

Yes 22 70.6 7 69.2 12 70.5 3 74.7
No 12 29.4 3 30.8 8 29.5 1 25.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B25. The last time you had sexual intercourse, what one method did you or your partner use to prevent pregnancy?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 104 100.0 48 100.0 47 100.0 9 100.0

I have never had sexual intercourse 73 72.0 38 86.0 29 58.1 6 59.7
No method was used
to prevent pregnancy
7 6.1 2 3.5 5 9.7

Birth control pills 2 2.5 2 4.9



Condoms 13 13.4 2 1.9 8 22.7 3 40.3
Depo-Provera (injectable birth control 1 .8

1 1.7

Not sure 8 5.3 4 3.6 4 7.7

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B27. What do you consider to be the one most reliable or accurate source where you have gotten your
information about AIDS/HIV infection? (Select only one response).

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 99 100.0 44 100.0 45 100.0 10 100.0

Classroom instruction 51 53.4 18 39.5 25 64.8 8 80.9
Parents or other adults in my family 19 17.1 11 22.3 7 12.7 1 8.1
From friends 1 .4 1 .9



From a teacher or school counselor 7 7.2 3 7.4 4 8.0

From brochures available at schools or school health center 3 1.6 2 1.6 1 1.8

From TV or radio 9 9.9 6 13.3 3 7.4

From other sources not mentioned above 9 10.3 3 14.9 5 5.3 1 11.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B28. During the last 12 months, have you ever been taught about AIDS or HIV infection in school?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 104 100.0 47 100.0 47 100.0 10 100.0

Yes 73 70.0 31 64.8 34 76.0 8 66.7
No 18 18.3 8 20.2 8 14.2 2 33.3
"Not Sure" 13 11.8 8 15.0 5 9.8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F1.b. On how many of the days did you feel depressed during the past week?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 121 100.0 43 100.0 68 100.0 10 100.0

0 days 63 49.3 16 37.3 42 59.9 5 25.9
1-2 days 37 32.3 16 41.2 17 23.9 4 54.8
3-4 days 11 9.9 6 16.8 4 4.4 1 19.3
5-7 days 10 8.4 5 4.8 5 11.8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F3. During the past 12 months, did you ever seriously consider attempting suicide?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 125 100.0 46 100.0 69 100.0 10 100.0

Yes 24 20.8 14 29.7 8 13.4 2 28.6
No 101 79.2 32 70.3 61 86.6 8 71.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F13.a. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you carry a gun?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 118 100.0 44 100.0 66 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 101 90.0 36 91.0 58 89.7 7 85.4
1 day 11 6.4 5 5.5 6 7.5

2-3 days 3 1.6 1 1.5 1 .9 1 14.6
4-5 days 2 1.3 1 .7 1 1.9

6 or more days 1 .6 1 1.4



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F13.b. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you carry a weapon other than a gun?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 118 100.0 44 100.0 66 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 90 78.9 33 84.5 50 74.3 7 85.4
1 day 12 11.1 2 3.2 10 17.9

2-3 days 6 3.7 3 4.1 3 3.7

4-5 days 4 2.4 1 .7 2 2.8 1 14.6
6 or more days 6 3.8 5 7.5 1 1.3

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F13.c. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you carry a gun on school property?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 117 100.0 44 100.0 66 100.0 7 100.0

0 days 114 97.9 42 97.2 65 98.2 7 100.0
1 day 2 1.6 1 1.4 1 1.8

6 or more days 1 .6 1 1.4



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F13.d. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you carry a weapon other than a gun (such as a knife, club, or other weapon not allowed at school) on school property?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 113 100.0 43 100.0 62 100.0 8 100.0

0 days 106 94.7 39 92.4 60 97.1 7 85.4
1 day 2 1.6

2 2.9

2-3 days 3 2.9 2 5.5

1 14.6
6 or more days 2 .9 2 2.1



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F16. During the past 30 days, on how many times did a student call you names, swear at you, or say mean things to you?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 117 100.0 44 100.0 65 100.0 8 100.0

0 times 32 23.0 12 28.7 18 19.1 2 18.0
1-2 times 19 19.7 8 24.8 10 16.7 1 7.7
3-5 times 19 16.5 8 20.5 10 14.1 1 7.9
6-9 times 10 5.0 4 4.2 5 5.0 1 14.2
10-19 times 6 4.1 2 2.4 3 3.5 1 30.4
20 or more times 31 31.7 10 19.4 19 41.6 2 21.8
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F18a. At school, how safe do you feel in the hallways?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 117 100.0 44 100.0 65 100.0 8 100.0

Not at all safe 19 14.1 5 9.8 14 18.2

Only slightly safe 10 10.5 5 13.2 4 8.1 1 14.6
Somewhat safe 13 11.1 6 7.0 6 14.4 1 7.9
Quite safe 37 28.3 16 35.1 16 20.2 5 70.3
Very safe 38 36.1 12 34.8 25 39.0 1 7.2
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F18b. At school, how safe do you feel in the cafeteria?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 117 100.0 44 100.0 65 100.0 8 100.0

Not at all safe 16 12.5 4 8.4 11 15.4 1 14.6
Only slightly safe 9 6.9 5 11.6 4 3.9

Somewhat safe 19 19.7 7 10.4 12 28.0

Quite safe 31 23.4 14 29.7 12 15.3 5 70.3
Very safe 42 37.6 14 39.9 26 37.5 2 15.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F18c. At school, how safe do you feel in the classroom?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 117 100.0 44 100.0 65 100.0 8 100.0

Not at all safe 9 8.9 1 5.4 8 12.2

Only slightly safe 4 1.9

3 2.4 1 14.6
Somewhat safe 14 13.2 8 14.2 6 13.4

Quite safe 35 27.8 16 28.3 16 27.4 3 29.4
Very safe 55 48.2 19 52.2 32 44.6 4 56.0
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F18d. At school, how safe do you feel outside the school on school grounds?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 117 100.0 44 100.0 65 100.0 8 100.0

Not at all safe 22 15.5 5 9.9 16 19.8 1 14.6
Only slightly safe 6 5.9 3 9.2 3 3.8

Somewhat safe 28 25.0 10 13.4 13 30.5 5 70.3
Quite safe 26 20.3 11 22.8 15 19.9

Very safe 35 33.3 15 44.7 18 26.0 2 15.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F17.Summary. During the past 12 months, have you ever been harassed at school (or on the way to or from school)?

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 113 100.0 41 100.0 64 100.0 8 100.0

Yes, harassed 71 58.9 25 46.9 41 66.3 5 74.3
No, not harassed 42 41.1 16 53.1 23 33.7 3 25.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F17. Have you been harassed?

Total Female Male Gender unknown
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 113 100.0 41 100.0 64 100.0 8 100.0

Harassment about your race or ethnic origin 34 25.7 11 14.4 19 32.3 4 43.9
Unwanted sexual comments or attention 16 16.8 9 16.5 6 16.0 1 30.4
Harassment because someone thought
you were gay, lesbian, or bisexual
12 13.3 4 12.0 8 15.2

Harassment about your weight,
clothes, acne, or other
physical characteristics
27 24.9 10 22.3 15 25.2 2 44.6
Harassment about your group of friends 10 12.8 3 11.2 7 14.9

Other reasons 26 29.5 9 22.0 16 36.0 1 14.2
Was not harassed 42 41.1 16 53.1 23 33.7 3 25.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F20a. During the past 12 months, how many times has someone threatened you with a weapon on school property?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 115 100.0 44 100.0 63 100.0 8 100.0

0 times 99 89.3 41 96.5 51 84.0 7 85.4
1 time 10 7.6 2 2.2 8 12.3

4-5 times 2 1.0

2 1.8

6-7 times 3 1.6 1 1.4 2 1.9

12 or more times 1 .6



1 14.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F20b. During the past 12 months, how many times has someone injured you with a weapon on school property?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 113 100.0 43 100.0 62 100.0 8 100.0

0 times 104 94.3 41 97.9 56 92.1 7 85.4
1 time 5 3.7 2 2.1 3 5.2

2-3 times 2 1.0

2 1.8

4-5 times 1 .5

1 .9

12 or more times 1 .6



1 14.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F20c. During the past 12 months, how many times were you in a physical fight on school property?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 104 100.0 40 100.0 57 100.0 7 100.0

0 times 77 74.8 34 93.5 38 60.0 5 75.6
1 time 14 14.7 3 3.3 10 24.1 1 8.0
2-3 times 7 6.7 3 3.3 4 9.8

4-5 times 4 2.5

4 4.6

12 or more times 2 1.4

1 1.5 1 16.4
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F20d. During the past 12 months, how many times has someone taken money or things directly from you by using force,
a weapon, or threats in school or on school property?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 114 100.0 44 100.0 62 100.0 8 100.0

0 times 106 95.4 41 95.8 58 95.8 7 85.4
1 time 2 1.1 1 1.4 1 1.0

2-3 times 3 1.7 2 2.8 1 1.0

4-5 times 1 .7

1 1.2

8-9 times 1 .5

1 .9

12 or more times 1 .6



1 14.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F20e. During the past 12 months, how many times has someone deliberately damaged your property
(such as clothing, books, or other property) in school or on school property?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 114 100.0 44 100.0 62 100.0 8 100.0

0 times 97 86.9 40 95.6 51 81.3 6 71.1
1 time 8 5.1 3 3.0 4 6.1 1 14.2
2-3 times 2 2.5

2 4.6

4-5 times 3 1.9 1 1.4 2 2.4

6-7 times 1 .7

1 1.2

12 or more times 3 3.0

2 4.4 1 14.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F11.a. During the past 30 days, how many times did you drive a car or other vehicle when you had been drinking alcohol?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 116 100.0 44 100.0 64 100.0 8 100.0

0 times 115 99.4 43 98.6 64 100.0 8 100.0
1 time 1 .6 1 1.4



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F11.c. During the past 30 days, how many times did you ride in a car or other vehicle with a teenage driver who had been drinking alcohol?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 118 100.0 44 100.0 66 100.0 8 100.0

0 times 104 83.8 37 78.9 60 86.9 7 92.1
1 time 10 14.0 5 18.4 4 11.1 1 7.9
2-3 times 3 1.6 1 1.3 2 2.0

6 or more times 1 .6 1 1.4



Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F25. How often do you wear a seat belt when riding in a car driven by someone else?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 113 100.0 43 100.0 62 100.0 8 100.0

Never 5 8.0 1 1.4 4 13.6

Rarely 5 1.9 1 .7 4 3.0

Sometimes 16 12.8 4 8.3 11 16.6 1 7.9
Most of the time 30 23.8 14 30.7 13 16.5 3 52.0
Always 57 53.5 23 58.9 30 50.4 4 40.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F24.Bicycle Riding. Have you ridden a bicycle in the past 12 months?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 113 100.0 43 100.0 62 100.0 8 100.0

Did not ride a bicycle 23 22.7 13 25.4 9 21.8 1 7.4
Rode a bicycle 90 77.3 30 74.6 53 78.2 7 92.6
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
F24.Bicycle Helmet Use. (Of those who rode a bicycle during the past 12 months). Did you always wear a helmet?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 90 100.0 30 100.0 53 100.0 7 100.0

Always wore a helmet 11 14.6 5 21.4 6 10.9

Wore helmet most of the time 13 20.8 4 21.4 8 21.2 1 11.4
Rarely or sometimes
wore a helmet
22 26.3 8 30.9 13 24.5 1 8.5
Never wore a helmet 44 38.4 13 26.3 26 43.5 5 80.1
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
C1.a. How often does at least one of your parents know what you are doing when you are away from home?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 138 100.0 57 100.0 72 100.0 9 100.0

Never 11 10.9 1 3.5 10 17.8

Sometimes 32 26.8 8 20.9 18 27.8 6 71.2
Quite often 52 32.7 23 43.3 26 24.6 3 28.8
All the time 43 29.6 25 32.4 18 29.8

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
C1.b. How often does at least one of your parents know where you are after school?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 133 100.0 55 100.0 70 100.0 8 100.0

Never 5 3.9 1 3.6 4 4.5

Sometimes 14 9.8 5 4.3 9 14.8

Quite often 41 29.5 20 48.6 15 11.5 6 68.1
All the time 73 56.8 29 43.5 42 69.2 2 31.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
C3. In the last month, about how many hours per week were you usually home in the afternoon with no adult?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 135 100.0 56 100.0 70 100.0 9 100.0

None 10 8.2 3 2.8 7 13.3

Less than 1/2 hour 6 4.3 3 3.9 3 4.9

1/2 to 1 hour 15 8.1 6 5.0 9 11.4

2 hours 15 9.6 4 9.8 8 8.0 3 26.8
3 hours 12 8.5 5 12.6 7 5.8

4 hours 10 10.7 5 17.6 5 5.9

5 hours 8 11.1 5 15.4 3 8.6

6-10 hours 19 14.5 10 13.5 7 15.2 2 15.3
11-15 hours 15 8.7 4 7.4 10 8.6 1 22.9
16-20 hours 7 3.8 3 4.8 4 3.4

21-30 hours 4 1.1 3 1.9

1 6.3
31 or more hours 14 11.3 5 5.2 7 14.9 2 28.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B17.a. Over the last month, in an average week, how many hours do you spend working at a job for which you received a paycheck or wages?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 111 100.0 49 100.0 52 100.0 10 100.0

0 hours 82 76.5 34 76.9 38 73.2 10 100.0
1-2 hours 10 8.3 7 13.0 3 4.4

3-5 hours 6 4.0 2 4.0 4 4.6

6-10 hours 5 4.0 2 1.9 3 6.7

11-17 hours 1 .6 1 1.2



18-24 hours 3 1.1 1 .9 2 1.5

25 or more hours 4 5.4 2 2.2 2 9.6

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B17.b. Over the last month, in an average week, how many hours do you spend in volunteer work, religious activities, youth groups, music, drama,
or special school activities (e.g., yearbook), both at school and away from school (not including sports)?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 109 100.0 48 100.0 51 100.0 10 100.0
B17.b. Over the LAST MONTH, in an average week, how many hours did you spend: B: In volunteer work, religious activities, youth groups, music, drama, or special school activities, such as yearbook, both at school and away from school (exclude sports)? 0 hours 57 48.0 24 46.1 27 49.7 6 51.3
1-2 hours 21 23.6 10 30.0 7 13.8 4 48.7
3-5 hours 8 7.8 4 8.5 4 8.2

6-10 hours 13 12.9 5 8.1 8 19.6

11-17 hours 4 2.7 3 4.3 1 1.3

25 or more hours 6 4.9 2 3.0 4 7.5

Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B17.c. Over the last month, in an average week, how many hours do you spend participating in sports teams, either through school or in the community?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 108 100.0 48 100.0 50 100.0 10 100.0
B17.c. Over the LAST MONTH, in an average week, how many hours did you spend: C: Participating in sports teams, either through school or in the community? 0 hours 48 39.6 20 39.7 24 39.8 4 37.6
1-2 hours 16 17.7 11 20.7 4 14.3 1 19.0
3-5 hours 7 7.2 1 1.1 6 14.5

6-10 hours 7 3.8 5 5.4 2 2.5

11-17 hours 5 3.4

3 5.1 2 19.1
18-24 hours 8 8.9 5 15.2 3 3.2

25 or more hours 17 19.4 6 17.9 8 20.5 3 24.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B18a. On an average school day, how many hours do you spend watching TV?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 108 100.0 47 100.0 51 100.0 10 100.0

None 8 11.3 3 4.5 3 15.7 2 29.7
Less than 1 hour per day 22 18.3 10 11.9 11 25.7 1 7.9
1 hour per day 14 7.8 7 6.3 6 8.9 1 11.0
2 hours per day 24 25.1 11 33.5 11 17.7 2 18.1
3 hours per day 18 18.2 6 20.3 11 17.3 1 8.1
4 hours per day 6 7.8 4 12.9 1 3.2 1 5.6
5 or more hours per day 16 11.5 6 10.7 8 11.4 2 19.7
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B18b. On an average school day, how many hours do you spend playing video/computer games like Nintendo?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 107 100.0 47 100.0 50 100.0 10 100.0

None 37 45.6 16 46.3 18 46.2 3 34.1
Less than 1 hour per day 35 30.2 21 38.7 8 19.1 6 51.7
1 hour per day 13 10.4 6 9.8 7 12.2

2 hours per day 8 5.1

8 10.7

3 hours per day 8 4.7 3 3.8 5 6.1

4 hours per day 1 .6 1 1.3



5 or more hours per day 5 3.5

4 5.7 1 14.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B18c. On an average school day, how many hours do you spend surfing the Internet?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 106 100.0 46 100.0 50 100.0 10 100.0

None 47 45.2 22 44.7 20 45.1 5 50.3
Less than 1 hour per day 21 26.7 12 34.9 8 20.7 1 11.0
1 hour per day 15 11.4 5 11.7 9 11.5 1 8.1
2 hours per day 7 6.6 3 3.7 4 10.2

3 hours per day 8 5.9 3 3.7 5 8.8

4 hours per day 5 2.7 1 1.4 2 2.2 2 16.3
5 or more hours per day 3 1.6

2 1.5 1 14.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B33. When was the last time you saw a doctor or nurse practitioner for a check up or physical exam?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 104 100.0 44 100.0 50 100.0 10 100.0

During the past 12 months 53 53.6 22 54.1 26 55.6 5 34.1
Between 12 and 24 months 17 17.4 10 18.9 5 14.3 2 30.0
More than 24 months ago 8 10.4 3 9.8 5 12.2

Never 4 4.8 2 8.6 2 1.6

Not sure 22 13.8 7 8.6 12 16.3 3 35.9
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

2001 Oregon Healthy Teens, 8th Grade African American Students
B34. When was the last time you saw a dentist or dental hygienist for a check up, exam, teeth cleaning, or other dental work?

Total Female Male Gender Unk.
Count % Count % Count % Count %
Total 106 100.0 46 100.0 50 100.0 10 100.0

During the past 12 months 59 58.1 24 54.9 27 58.7 8 78.6
Between 12 and 24 months 14 14.0 7 17.6 7 12.2

More than 24 months ago 12 9.0 7 13.0 4 5.2 1 7.1
Never 2 1.0 1 .7 1 1.4

Not sure 19 17.9 7 13.8 11 22.5 1 14.3
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.