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1999 YRBS Middle School Survey Data

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

1999 Middle School YRBS Questions


Weighted Column Percents | Frequencies

Q18. During the past 30 days, did you carry a weapon (other than a gun) such as a knife or club on school property?

Weighted Column Percents

TOTAL Grade
6th grade 7th grade 8th grade
TOTAL 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Yes 3.3 1.5 3.5 5.0
No 96.7 98.5 96.5 95.0
Female Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Yes 1.5 .6 1.7 2.2
No 98.5 99.4 98.3 97.8
Male Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Yes 5.2 2.3 5.5 7.8
No 94.8 97.7 94.5 92.2

Q18. During the past 30 days, did you carry a weapon (other than a gun) such as a knife or club on school property?
Frequencies

TOTAL Grade
6th grade 7th grade 8th grade
TOTAL 18,419 4,635 5,263 8,521
Yes 687 68 198 421
No 17,550 4,515 5,026 8,009
Refused/Unknown 182 52 39 91
Female Total 9,293 2,305 2,681 4,307
Yes 160 15 46 99
No 9,068 2,274 2,617 4,177
Refused/Unknown 65 16 18 31
Male Total 9,126 2,330 2,582 4,214
Yes 527 53 152 322
No 8,482 2,241 2,409 3,832
Refused/Unknown 117 36 21 60