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1999 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1999 High School

Weighted Column Percents | Counts

Q88 What do you consider to be the one most reliable or accurate source from where you have gotten your information about AIDS/HIV infection?

Weighted Column Percents

TOTAL Grade
9th 10th 11th 12th
TOTAL 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
From classroom instruction 50.6 49.9 52.3 51.3 48.9
From a teacher or school counselor 10.3 11.6 11.2 9.6 8.0
From parents or other adults in my family 9.0 11.0 8.9 8.0 7.5
From friends 2.2 2.6 1.9 2.1 2.0
From brochures available at schools or school health centers 6.5 5.5 5.6 6.8 8.4
From TV or radio 9.6 8.7 8.4 10.1 11.5
Other sources not mentioned above 11.9 10.7 11.7 11.9 13.7
Female Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
From classroom instruction 48.1 48.4 49.2 48.3 46.4
From a teacher or school counselor 10.3 11.4 11.5 9.6 8.1
From parents or other adults in my family 10.3 12.0 10.3 9.7 8.6
From friends 2.1 2.4 2.1 1.9 2.1
From brochures available at schools or school health centers 8.1 6.9 6.7 8.4 11.0
From TV or radio 8.6 7.9 8.1 9.3 9.4
Other sources not mentioned above 12.4 10.9 12.1 12.8 14.4
Male Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
From classroom instruction 53.3 51.6 55.4 54.4 51.4
From a teacher or school counselor 10.2 11.8 10.9 9.7 7.9
From parents or other adults in my family 7.6 9.9 7.5 6.3 6.4
From friends 2.2 2.8 1.7 2.4 2.0
From brochures available at schools or school health centers 4.8 4.0 4.5 5.2 5.8
From TV or radio 10.5 9.5 8.7 11.0 13.6
Other sources not mentioned above 11.3 10.4 11.2 11.0 13.0


Q88 What do you consider to be the one most reliable or accurate source from where you have gotten your information about AIDS/HIV infection?

Counts

TOTAL Grade
9th 10th 11th 12th
TOTAL 22,913 7,002 6,070 6,380 3,461
From classroom instruction 11,362 3,298 3,120 3,248 1,696
From a teacher or school counselor 2,382 822 682 614 264
From parents or other adults in my family 2,000 769 525 463 243
From friends 469 168 114 127 60
From brochures available at schools or school health centers 1,380 370 334 404 272
From TV or radio 2,093 605 496 616 376
Other sources not mentioned above 2,450 718 617 690 425
Refused/Unknown 777 252 182 218 125
Female Total 11,597 3,632 3,016 3,218 1,731
From classroom instruction 5,503 1,664 1,467 1,554 818
From a teacher or school counselor 1,231 446 348 304 133
From parents or other adults in my family 1,166 438 312 280 136
From friends 234 80 68 56 30
From brochures available at schools or school health centers 876 240 204 256 176
From TV or radio 945 271 235 284 155
Other sources not mentioned above 1,288 376 310 376 226
Refused/Unknown 354 117 72 108 57
Male Total 11,316 3,370 3,054 3,162 1,730
From classroom instruction 5,859 1,634 1,653 1,694 878
From a teacher or school counselor 1,151 376 334 310 131
From parents or other adults in my family 834 331 213 183 107
From friends 235 88 46 71 30
From brochures available at schools or school health centers 504 130 130 148 96
From TV or radio 1,148 334 261 332 221
Other sources not mentioned above 1,162 342 307 314 199
Refused/Unknown 423 135 110 110 68