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2004 Oregon Healthy Teens Survey
Oregon Healthy Teens 2004, 8th Grade State Summary
97. When you rode a bicycle during the past 12 months, how often did you wear a helmet? (Q97, 69)

Total Female Male
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0
I did not ride a bicycle during the past 12 months 19.2 24.9 13.0
Never wore a helmet 25.8 22.7 29.2
Rarely wore a helmet 12.4 11.3 13.6
Sometimes wore a helmet 8.5 8.2 9.0
Most of the time wore a helmet 13.7 12.7 14.8
Always wore a helmet 20.3 20.2 20.5
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

Oregon Healthy Teens 2004, Data Summary, 8th Grade
97. When you rode a bicycle during the past 12 months, how often did you wear a helmet? (Q97, 69)

Total Female Male
Total 9,868 5,144 4,724
I did not ride a bicycle during the past 12 months 1,950 1,322 628
Never wore a helmet 2,687 1,243 1,444
Rarely wore a helmet 1,240 603 637
Sometimes wore a helmet 851 424 427
Most of the time wore a helmet 1,260 600 660
Always wore a helmet 1,880 952 928
Unweighted counts.