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1997 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1997 High School


       
      Q82. What do you consider to be the one most important
        source from where you have gotten your information
                     about AIDS/HIV infection?
                     Weighted Column Percents
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 From classroom
    instruction              54.0    51.5    53.2    56.4    56.2
 From a teacher or school
    counselor                11.4    12.8    12.2    10.5     9.0
 From parents or other
    adults in my family      10.3    13.0    10.1     9.5     7.6
 From friends                 2.0     2.2     2.2     1.7     1.8
 From brochures available
    at schools or school
    health centers            2.9     2.9     3.1     2.7     3.1
 From TV or radio            10.6     9.7    10.5    10.5    12.4
 Other sources not
    mentioned above           8.7     7.9     8.7     8.7     9.8
 Female
   From classroom
      instruction            50.7    48.3    48.9    53.4    53.5
   From a teacher or
      school counselor       11.7    13.4    12.6    10.5     9.0
   From parents or other
      adults in my family    11.8    14.7    11.7    10.8     8.9
   From friends               2.3     2.7     2.6     1.6     2.0
   From brochures
      available at
      schools or school
      health centers          3.8     3.5     3.9     3.8     3.8
   From TV or radio          10.3     9.2    10.3    10.2    12.1
   Other sources not
      mentioned above         9.5     8.3     9.9     9.7    10.7
 Male
   From classroom
      instruction            57.5    54.9    57.5    59.6    59.0
   From a teacher or
      school counselor       11.0    12.1    11.8    10.4     9.0
   From parents or other
      adults in my family     8.8    11.2     8.5     8.2     6.3
   From friends               1.8     1.7     1.8     1.8     1.7
   From brochures
      available at
      schools or school
      health centers          2.1     2.2     2.2     1.5     2.4
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                            Total N =
                              31,148
 (continued)
      Q82. What do you consider to be the one most important
        source from where you have gotten your information
                     about AIDS/HIV infection?
                     Weighted Column Percents
 ----------------------------------------------------------------
                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
 ----------------------------------------------------------------
   From TV or radio          10.9    10.1    10.6    10.8    12.8
   Other sources not
      mentioned above         7.8     7.6     7.5     7.7     8.9
 ----------------------------------------------------------------
                            Total N =
                              31,148
 
      Q82. What do you consider to be the one most important
        source from where you have gotten your information
                     about AIDS/HIV infection?
                      Unweighted Frequencies
 ----------------------------------------------------------------
                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
 ----------------------------------------------------------------
 From classroom
    instruction            16,426   4,669   4,476   3,959   3,322
 From a teacher or school
    counselor               3,769   1,266   1,104     798     601
 From parents or other
    adults in my family     3,261   1,209     879     675     498
 From friends                 656     219     193     134     110
 From brochures available
    at schools or school
    health centers            991     285     281     217     208
 From TV or radio           3,243     877     885     737     744
 Other sources not
    mentioned above         2,802     752     765     672     613
 Female
   From classroom
      instruction           7,785   2,195   2,037   1,937   1,616
   From a teacher or
      school counselor      1,989     690     582     409     308
   From parents or other
      adults in my family   1,914     700     523     395     296
   From friends               365     128     118      59      60
   From brochures
      available at
      schools or school
      health centers          648     179     181     156     132
   From TV or radio         1,609     432     439     377     361
   Other sources not
      mentioned above       1,585     414     434     390     347
 Male
   From classroom
      instruction           8,641   2,474   2,439   2,022   1,706
   From a teacher or
      school counselor      1,780     576     522     389     293
   From parents or other
      adults in my family   1,347     509     356     280     202
   From friends               291      91      75      75      50
   From brochures
      available at
      schools or school
      health centers          343     106     100      61      76
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                            Total N =
                              31,148
 (continued)
      Q82. What do you consider to be the one most important
        source from where you have gotten your information
                     about AIDS/HIV infection?
                      Unweighted Frequencies
 ----------------------------------------------------------------
                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
 ----------------------------------------------------------------
   From TV or radio         1,634     445     446     360     383
   Other sources not
      mentioned above       1,217     338     331     282     266
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                            Total N =
                              31,148
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