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2002 BRFSS Survey Results

Alphabetical Topics:  A, C, D, E, F, H, T, W

 

Topics

Please click on one of the two categories below to view the results for each question.

Alcohol Consumption 

Arthritis

Asthma

Colorectal Cancer Screening

Diabetes


(Due to small sample size ADD data are not listed for the remaining diabetes questions)

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Family Planning

 

  • Are you or your [if female, insert husband/partner; if male, insert wife/partner] doing anything now to keep [if female, insert 'you'; insert 'her' if male] from getting pregnant?  Some things people do to keep from getting pregnant include not having sex at certain times, using birth control methods such as the pill, Norplant, shots or Depo-provera, condoms, diaphragm, foam, IUD, having their tubes tied, or having a vasectomy.
    Statewide Demographic Groups
    Area Development District

 

 

 

Firearms

 

Intro:  The next questions are about firearms.  We are asking these in a health survey because of our interest in firearm-related injuries.  Please include weapons such as pistols, shotguns, and rifles; but not BB guns, starter pistols, or guns that cannot fire.  Include those kept in a garage, outdoor storage area, or motor vehicle.

 


 

 

Folic Acid

 

 

 

 

Fruits and Vegetables

 

 

Health Care Access

 

 

Health Status

 

Heart Attack and Stroke

 

Intro: Now I would like to ask you about your knowledge of the signs and symptoms of a heart attack and stroke.  Which of the following do you think is a symptom of a heart attack?  For each, tell me yes, no, or you’re not sure.

 

 

Intro: Which of the following do you think is a symptom of a stroke?  For each, tell me yes, no or you’re not sure.

 




 

 

HIV/AIDS

 

  

 

 

 

Immunization

 

 

Oral Health

 




 

 

Overweight and Obesity

 

 

  

 

 

Physical Activity

 

 

 

Prostate Cancer Screening

  • A digital rectal exam is an exam in which a doctor, nurse, or other health professional places a gloved finger into the rectum to feel the size, shape, and hardness of the prostate gland.  Have you ever had a digital rectal exam?
    Statewide Demographic Groups
    Area Development Districts

 

 

Quality of Life - Activity Limitation

  • Because of any impairment or health problem, do you need the help of other persons in handling your routine needs, such as everyday household chores, doing necessary business, shopping, or getting around for other purposes?
    Statewide Demographic Groups
    Area Development Districts 



 

Seatbealts



 

 

Tobacco Use

 


 

 

Women’s Health

 

 

 

Acknowledgement
 

The Kentucky Department for Public Health wishes to thank Ziya Gizlice, Ph,D. from the North Carolina Division of Public Health, State Center for Health Statistics for providing the programming used to generate the web tables.

 

Last Updated 8/24/2006