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1997 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1997 High School


       
          Q92. During the past 30 days, did you exercise
          to lose weight or to keep from gaining weight?
                     Weighted Column Percents
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Yes                         54.4    55.8    54.3    53.9    52.9
 No                          45.6    44.2    45.7    46.1    47.1
 Female
   Yes                       68.9    69.1    69.9    68.7    67.5
   No                        31.1    30.9    30.1    31.3    32.5
 Male
   Yes                       39.2    41.5    38.7    38.1    37.6
   No                        60.8    58.5    61.3    61.9    62.4
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                            Total N =
                              31,067
 
         Q92. During the past 30 days, did you exercise
          to lose weight or to keep from gaining weight?
                      Unweighted Frequencies
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Yes                       16,957   5,132   4,672   3,923   3,230
 No                        14,110   4,041   3,882   3,289   2,898
 Female
   Yes                     10,941   3,264   2,999   2,569   2,109
   No                       5,015   1,457   1,332   1,187   1,039
 Male
   Yes                      6,016   1,868   1,673   1,354   1,121
   No                       9,095   2,584   2,550   2,102   1,859
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                            Total N =
                              31,067
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