Topics
A to Z
Data &
 Statistics
Forms &
Publications
News &
Advisories
Licensing &
Certification
Rules &
Regulations
Public Health
Directory
Print this Article   Bookmark and Share
1997 YRBS Middle School Survey Data

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

1997 Middle School YRBS Questions


Question 14.

In the past 12 months, have you ever been in a physical fight?

Unweighted Column Percents/ Unweighted Frequencies
                 Unweighted Column Percents
 __________________________________________________________
 ----------------------------------------------------------
                                      6th     7th     8th
 ----------------------------------------------------------
 Total
 Yes                                   36.8    40.5    40.7
 No                                    63.2    59.5    59.3
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                  24.3    27.4    29.8
  No                                   75.7    72.6    70.2
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                  50.1    53.3    51.6
  No                                   49.9    46.7    48.4
 ----------------------------------------------------------
                         Total N =
                           9,620
 
                   Unweighted Frequencies
 __________________________________________________________
 ----------------------------------------------------------
                                      6th     7th     8th
 ----------------------------------------------------------
 Total
 Yes                                    585   1,468   1,810
 No                                   1,006   2,153   2,633
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                   199     491     659
  No                                    619   1,302   1,554
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                   384     964   1,145
  No                                    382     846   1,075
 ----------------------------------------------------------
                         Total N =
                           9,620
Return to the top of the page.