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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Was there a time in the past 12 months when you needed
to see a doctor for your diabetes or to get your medicine
but could not because of cost?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 10.5 7.1 55.7 20.8 12.5 6.6 5.6
No 89.5 92.9 44.3 79.2 87.5 93.4 94.4
Male Yes 7.9
57.1 8.3 9.2 8.1 3.8
No 92.1 100.0 42.9 91.7 90.8 91.9 96.2
Female Yes 13.1 11.1 54.5 39.1 18.8 5.5 7.1
No 86.9 88.9 45.5 60.9 81.2 94.5 92.9
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.

Was there a time in the past 12 months when you needed
to see a doctor for your diabetes or to get your medicine
but could not because of cost?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 333 7 9 31 71 90 125
Yes 30 1 4 5 8 5 7
No 300 6 5 26 62 83 118
Don't know/Not sure 1



1
Refused 2


1 1
Male Total 133 2 3 14 38 32 44
Yes 9
1 1 3 2 2
No 123 2 2 13 35 29 42
Refused 1



1
Female Total 200 5 6 17 33 58 81
Yes 21 1 3 4 5 3 5
No 177 4 3 13 27 54 76
Don't know/Not sure 1



1
Refused 1


1

Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.