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1997 YRBS Middle School Survey Data

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

1997 Middle School YRBS Questions


Question 44.

Can a person get AIDS/HIV infection from donating blood?

Unweighted Column Percents/ Unweighted Frequencies
                 Unweighted Column Percents
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 Yes                                   47.2    50.5    45.5
 No                                    25.7    27.7    39.3
 Not Sure                              27.2    21.9    15.3
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                  43.6    47.4    42.9
  No                                   28.4    27.5    40.1
  Not Sure                             28.0    25.0    17.0
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                  50.5    53.5    48.0
  No                                   22.8    27.7    38.4
  Not Sure                             26.6    18.8    13.6
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                         Total N =
                           9,663
 
                   Unweighted Frequencies
 __________________________________________________________
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 Yes                                    746   1,837   2,036
 No                                     406   1,008   1,758
 Not Sure                               430     796     683
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                   354     855     956
  No                                    231     496     893
  Not Sure                              227     451     378
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                   385     974   1,076
  No                                    174     504     860
  Not Sure                              203     342     304
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                         Total N =
                           9,663
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