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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Have you ever been told by a doctor that you have arthritis?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 22.8 3.6 6.5 15.4 21.8 40.8 48.0
No 77.2 96.4 93.5 84.6 78.2 59.2 52.0
Male Yes 18.2 3.6 5.3 13.5 17.4 34.7 39.1
No 81.8 96.4 94.7 86.5 82.6 65.3 60.9
Female Yes 27.2 3.6 7.7 17.2 26.3 46.7 54.4
No 72.8 96.4 92.3 82.8 73.7 53.3 45.6
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Have you ever been told by a doctor that you have arthritis?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 3,727 335 721 758 736 512 665
Yes 873 11 47 112 167 212 324
No 2,797 318 665 634 554 293 333
Don't know/Not sure 12
1 2 4 2 3
Refused 45 6 8 10 11 5 5
Male Total 1,492 158 315 301 286 197 235
Yes 271 6 17 37 55 65 91
No 1,203 150 293 261 227 131 141
Don't know/Not sure 2
1


1
Refused 16 2 4 3 4 1 2
Female Total 2,235 177 406 457 450 315 430
Yes 602 5 30 75 112 147 233
No 1,594 168 372 373 327 162 192
Don't know/Not sure 10

2 4 2 2
Refused 29 4 4 7 7 4 3
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.