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1997 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1997 High School


       
                  Q4. How do you describe yourself?
                      (Weighted Column Percents)
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 White - not Hispanic        83.8    83.0    84.0    83.2    85.2
 Black - not Hispanic         1.5     1.7     1.5     1.7     1.1
 Hispanic or Latino           4.8     5.1     4.6     5.1     4.1
 Asian or Pacific
    Islander                  3.4     3.5     2.9     3.6     3.6
 American Indian or
    Alaskan Native            2.3     2.5     2.2     2.2     2.1
 Other                        4.3     4.2     4.8     4.3     3.9
 Female
   White - not Hispanic      84.0    83.6    84.0    83.6    85.5
   Black - not Hispanic       1.5     1.6     1.8     1.5      .9
   Hispanic or Latino         4.8     4.9     4.9     5.2     4.3
   Asian or Pacific
      Islander                3.3     3.4     3.1     3.2     3.4
   American Indian or
      Alaskan Native          2.1     2.2     1.9     2.3     2.0
   Other                      4.2     4.3     4.4     4.1     4.0
 Male
   White - not Hispanic      83.5    82.5    84.0    82.7    85.0
   Black - not Hispanic       1.6     1.8     1.2     1.9     1.3
   Hispanic or Latino         4.7     5.3     4.4     5.1     3.9
   Asian or Pacific
      Islander                3.5     3.7     2.8     3.9     3.7
   American Indian or
      Alaskan Native          2.4     2.7     2.5     2.0     2.1
   Other                      4.4     4.0     5.1     4.4     3.9
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                            Total N =
                              32,005
 
                 Q4. How do you describe yourself?
                       (Unweighted Frequencies)
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 White - not Hispanic      26,342   7,800   7,293   5,995   5,254
 Black - not Hispanic         603     203     156     155      89
 Hispanic or Latino         1,791     593     493     414     291
 Asian or Pacific
    Islander                1,042     321     260     249     212
 American Indian or
    Alaskan Native            848     278     235     183     152
 Other                      1,379     407     404     313     255
 Female
   White - not Hispanic    13,381   3,959   3,643   3,095   2,684
   Black - not Hispanic       308     100      91      77      40
   Hispanic or Latino         892     291     247     206     148
   Asian or Pacific
      Islander                532     165     140     126     101
   American Indian or
      Alaskan Native          397     128      98      97      74
   Other                      700     215     202     157     126
 Male
   White - not Hispanic    12,961   3,841   3,650   2,900   2,570
   Black - not Hispanic       295     103      65      78      49
   Hispanic or Latino         899     302     246     208     143
   Asian or Pacific
      Islander                510     156     120     123     111
   American Indian or
      Alaskan Native          451     150     137      86      78
   Other                      679     192     202     156     129
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                            Total N =
                              32,005
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