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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
In the past 12 months, not counting times you went to an emergency room,
how many times did you go to a doctor's office or clinic to get care for yourself?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
One 21.9 27.9 23.9 22.2 19.3 21.7 18.9
Two 15.7 8.9 15.3 17.7 17.9 15.8 15.9
Three times 11.6 9.0 9.7 10.7 13.8 13.5 12.6
Four times 6.9 8.6 6.7 4.4 6.3 7.9 9.0
5 to 9 times 13.4 9.9 8.6 12.6 14.2 17.3 17.8
10 or more 9.4 11.7 8.8 7.3 8.0 8.5 13.2
None 20.9 24.0 27.1 25.0 20.6 15.2 12.7
Male One 24.8 32.6 22.6 27.6 21.2 24.1 22.6
Two 14.8 7.6 13.6 13.2 17.5 20.0 16.2
Three times 10.3 7.2 7.9 10.1 13.7 8.0 13.1
Four times 5.6 7.8 5.1 3.2 5.8 6.9 6.8
5 to 9 times 11.3 2.6 7.9 11.7 11.2 17.2 17.1
10 or more 6.0 2.8 5.1 3.8 4.7 5.8 14.4
None 27.2 39.5 37.8 30.5 25.9 18.0 9.9
Female One 19.2 22.9 25.1 16.9 17.5 19.3 16.1
Two 16.7 10.4 17.1 22.1 18.2 11.9 15.7
Three times 12.9 10.9 11.5 11.4 13.8 18.8 12.2
Four times 8.1 9.4 8.3 5.7 6.8 9.0 10.6
5 to 9 times 15.4 17.7 9.4 13.4 17.1 17.4 18.3
10 or more 12.7 21.4 12.6 10.8 11.3 11.1 12.3
None 15.0 7.3 16.1 19.7 15.2 12.5 14.7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who visited a doctor or health care provider or an emergency room during the past 12 months.

In the past 12 months, not counting times you went to an emergency room,
how many times did you go to a doctor's office or clinic to get care for yourself?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2,013 185 400 392 372 289 375
One 413 50 94 82 66 55 66
Two 325 22 66 67 65 47 58
Three times 247 19 43 45 53 39 48
Four times 139 15 21 21 22 24 36
5 to 9 times 280 18 38 54 53 52 65
10 or more 200 20 37 31 37 28 47
Don't know/Not sure 5

2

3
None 385 38 96 83 75 42 51
Refused 19 3 5 7 1 2 1
Male Total 822 89 185 158 156 111 123
One 189 27 40 41 28 24 29
Two 124 9 26 19 28 22 20
Three times 84 7 16 17 21 8 15
Four times 47 6 9 6 9 8 9
5 to 9 times 99 3 15 20 19 21 21
10 or more 51 3 9 7 9 8 15
Don't know/Not sure 2

2


None 220 33 67 44 42 20 14
Refused 6 1 3 2


Female Total 1,191 96 215 234 216 178 252
One 224 23 54 41 38 31 37
Two 201 13 40 48 37 25 38
Three times 163 12 27 28 32 31 33
Four times 92 9 12 15 13 16 27
5 to 9 times 181 15 23 34 34 31 44
10 or more 149 17 28 24 28 20 32
Don't know/Not sure 3




3
None 165 5 29 39 33 22 37
Refused 13 2 2 5 1 2 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who visited a doctor or health care provider or an emergency room during the past 12 months.