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1997 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1997 High School


       
        Q85. Can a person get AIDS/HIV infection from being
              bitten by mosquitoes or other insects?
                     Weighted Column Percents
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Yes                         10.0    12.5    10.0     8.7     8.0
 No                          68.4    60.1    68.9    72.2    75.9
 Not Sure                    21.5    27.4    21.1    19.2    16.1
 Female
   Yes                        8.4     9.5     9.3     7.3     6.6
   No                        69.1    61.2    68.8    73.6    76.4
   Not Sure                  22.5    29.3    21.9    19.1    17.0
 Male
   Yes                       11.8    15.6    10.8    10.1     9.3
   No                        67.7    58.9    69.0    70.7    75.5
   Not Sure                  20.5    25.4    20.2    19.2    15.2
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                            Total N =
                              31,430
 
        Q85. Can a person get AIDS/HIV infection from being
              bitten by mosquitoes or other insects?
                      Unweighted Frequencies
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Yes                        3,239   1,203     869     666     501
 No                        21,283   5,570   5,876   5,196   4,641
 Not Sure                   6,908   2,567   1,897   1,413   1,031
 Female
   Yes                      1,378     491     391     285     211
   No                      11,023   2,895   2,974   2,744   2,410
   Not Sure                 3,679   1,392   1,003     741     543
 Male
   Yes                      1,861     712     478     381     290
   No                      10,260   2,675   2,902   2,452   2,231
   Not Sure                 3,229   1,175     894     672     488
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                            Total N =
                              31,430
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