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1997 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1997 High School


       
           Q26. If you have ever been physically abused,
           when was the last time this happened to you?
                     (Weighted Column Percents)
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 I have never been
    physically abused        71.9    69.4    70.2    74.5    75.2
 Within the past week         3.4     5.0     3.5     2.7     2.0
 Within the past month        3.8     5.2     4.4     2.6     2.4
 Within the past year         7.6     8.3     8.2     6.6     6.6
 Within the past 5 years      6.2     5.1     5.9     6.9     7.2
 Over 5 years ago             4.1     3.5     4.5     4.3     4.4
 Don't know                   3.0     3.7     3.3     2.3     2.2
 Female
   I have never been
      physically abused      70.4    69.1    68.4    71.9    73.4
   Within the past week       2.5     3.5     2.7     1.9     1.5
   Within the past month      4.0     5.3     4.5     2.9     2.8
   Within the past year       9.3     9.8    10.3     8.7     7.6
   Within the past 5
      years                   6.8     5.4     6.2     7.8     8.8
   Over 5 years ago           4.5     3.7     5.1     5.0     4.4
   Don't know                 2.5     3.2     2.9     1.9     1.6
 Male
   I have never been
      physically abused      73.6    69.7    72.1    77.3    77.1
   Within the past week       4.4     6.5     4.2     3.6     2.6
   Within the past month      3.6     5.1     4.3     2.3     1.9
   Within the past year       5.7     6.5     6.1     4.4     5.5
   Within the past 5
      years                   5.4     4.8     5.6     6.0     5.5
   Over 5 years ago           3.7     3.2     3.9     3.6     4.5
   Don't know                 3.5     4.3     3.8     2.8     2.9
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                            Total N =
                              28,024
 
           Q26. If you have ever been physically abused,
           when was the last time this happened to you?
                      (Unweighted Frequencies)
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 I have never been
    physically abused      19,978   5,658   5,391   4,795   4,134
 Within the past week       1,001     421     283     181     116
 Within the past month      1,090     435     350     178     127
 Within the past year       2,129     711     619     436     363
 Within the past 5 years    1,758     427     473     459     399
 Over 5 years ago           1,178     288     347     291     252
 Don't know                   890     324     282     157     127
 Female
   I have never been
      physically abused    10,204   2,927   2,710   2,451   2,116
   Within the past week       381     160     112      64      45
   Within the past month      587     230     178     107      72
   Within the past year     1,344     441     390     292     221
   Within the past 5
      years                 1,015     236     251     274     254
   Over 5 years ago           673     168     196     180     129
   Don't know                 389     152     120      69      48
 Male
   I have never been
      physically abused     9,774   2,731   2,681   2,344   2,018
   Within the past week       620     261     171     117      71
   Within the past month      503     205     172      71      55
   Within the past year       785     270     229     144     142
   Within the past 5
      years                   743     191     222     185     145
   Over 5 years ago           505     120     151     111     123
   Don't know                 501     172     162      88      79
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                            Total N =
                              28,024
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