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1997 YRBS Middle School Survey Data

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

1997 Middle School YRBS Questions


Question 29.

During the past 30 days, on how many days did you have at least one drink of alcohol?

Unweighted Column Percents/ Unweighted Frequencies
                 Unweighted Column Percents
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 0 days                                84.2    76.3    64.7
 1 or 2 days                           10.3    14.6    19.5
 3 to 9 days                            3.3     5.5    10.4
 10 to 19 days                          1.3     2.1     3.3
 20 to 29 days                           .4      .5     1.1
 All 30 days                             .5     1.1      .8
 Female
  Total
  0 days                               84.4    75.3    63.4
  1 or 2 days                           9.8    15.1    21.3
  3 to 9 days                           3.9     6.2    10.7
  10 to 19 days                         1.0     2.0     3.1
  20 to 29 days                          .4      .4     1.1
  All 30 days                            .5     1.0      .5
 Male
  Total
  0 days                               84.2    77.4    66.0
  1 or 2 days                          10.7    14.0    17.9
  3 to 9 days                           2.6     4.7    10.1
  10 to 19 days                         1.6     2.2     3.6
  20 to 29 days                          .4      .6     1.1
  All 30 days                            .5     1.2     1.2
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                         Total N =
                           9,529
 
                   Unweighted Frequencies
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 0 days                               1,321   2,742   2,850
 1 or 2 days                            161     524     860
 3 to 9 days                             52     196     460
 10 to 19 days                           20      75     146
 20 to 29 days                            6      17      50
 All 30 days                              8      40      37
 Female
  Total
  0 days                                678   1,345   1,386
  1 or 2 days                            79     270     465
  3 to 9 days                            31     110     234
  10 to 19 days                           8      36      67
  20 to 29 days                           3       7      25
  All 30 days                             4      18      10
 Male
  Total
  0 days                                638   1,385   1,456
  1 or 2 days                            81     251     395
  3 to 9 days                            20      84     223
  10 to 19 days                          12      39      79
  20 to 29 days                           3      10      25
  All 30 days                             4      21      27
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                         Total N =
                           9,529
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