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1999 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1999 High School

Weighted Column Percents | Counts

Q95 During the past 30 days, did you go without eating for 24 hours or more (also called fasting) to lose weight or to keep from gaining weight?

Weighted Column Percents

TOTAL Grade
9th 10th 11th 12th
TOTAL 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Yes 10.1 11.3 11.0 9.5 7.9
No 89.9 88.7 89.0 90.5 92.1
Female Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Yes 15.8 16.8 17.4 15.4 12.6
No 84.2 83.2 82.6 84.6 87.4
Male Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Yes 4.1 5.1 4.4 3.4 3.1
No 95.9 94.9 95.6 96.6 96.9


Q95 During the past 30 days, did you go without eating for 24 hours or more (also called fasting) to lose weight or to keep from gaining weight?

Counts

TOTAL Grade
9th 10th 11th 12th
TOTAL 22,913 7,002 6,070 6,380 3,461
Yes 2,330 809 659 590 272
No 20,096 6,023 5,299 5,663 3,111
Refused/Unknown 487 170 112 127 78
Female Total 11,597 3,632 3,016 3,218 1,731
Yes 1,879 638 536 484 221
No 9,565 2,936 2,447 2,694 1,488
Refused/Unknown 153 58 33 40 22
Male Total 11,316 3,370 3,054 3,162 1,730
Yes 451 171 123 106 51
No 10,531 3,087 2,852 2,969 1,623
Refused/Unknown 334 112 79 87 56