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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Are you now limited in any way in any activities because of joint symptoms?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 31.7 18.5 17.0 29.4 32.9 36.7 41.2
No 68.3 81.5 83.0 70.6 67.1 63.3 58.8
Male Yes 30.7 18.4 19.2 27.0 32.9 38.0 40.0
No 69.3 81.6 80.8 73.0 67.1 62.0 60.0
Female Yes 32.6 18.6 14.1 31.6 32.9 35.7 42.0
No 67.4 81.4 85.9 68.4 67.1 64.3 58.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who reported symptoms of pain, aching, or stiffness in or around a joint.

Are you now limited in any way in any activities because of joint symptoms?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1,818 87 265 358 398 329 381
Yes 580 15 44 104 136 122 159
No 1,227 72 220 252 260 202 221
Don't know/Not sure 10
1 2 2 4 1
Refused 1



1
Male Total 699 42 126 140 150 117 124
Yes 215 8 23 33 57 45 49
No 482 34 103 106 92 72 75
Don't know/Not sure 2

1 1

Female Total 1,119 45 139 218 248 212 257
Yes 365 7 21 71 79 77 110
No 745 38 117 146 168 130 146
Don't know/Not sure 8
1 1 1 4 1
Refused 1



1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who reported symptoms of pain, aching, or stiffness in or around a joint.