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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, how often did doctors
or other health providers listen carefully to you?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Never 3.1 4.9 5.6 2.9 1.2 2.1 2.7
Sometimes 14.5 21.0 13.9 13.6 17.5 10.7 12.1
Usually 27.2 33.1 33.2 28.6 23.6 23.8 23.3
Always 55.2 41.0 47.3 54.9 57.7 63.4 61.9
Male Never 4.1 8.6 9.4 4.4
2.6 2.3
Sometimes 15.2 19.7 14.5 17.2 20.1 11.8 8.6
Usually 23.2 32.2 26.6 25.2 17.7 19.8 21.8
Always 57.5 39.5 49.5 53.2 62.2 65.8 67.3
Female Never 2.3 2.2 2.6 1.7 2.2 1.6 3.0
Sometimes 14.0 21.9 13.5 10.5 15.2 9.7 14.8
Usually 30.4 33.7 38.2 31.5 28.7 27.4 24.5
Always 53.4 42.1 45.6 56.4 53.9 61.2 57.8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who visited a doctor or health care provider during the past 12 months.

In the past 12 months, how often did doctors
or other health providers listen carefully to you?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1,627 146 304 309 297 247 324
Never 51 8 15 9 4 5 10
Sometimes 228 29 46 38 48 29 38
Usually 455 47 101 89 76 65 77
Always 869 60 138 164 167 146 194
Don't know/Not sure 8

2 1 1 4
Refused 16 2 4 7 1 1 1
Male Total 602 56 118 114 114 91 109
Never 26 6 8 6
3 3
Sometimes 93 12 18 19 23 11 10
Usually 139 14 32 28 22 19 24
Always 335 23 58 59 68 57 70
Don't know/Not sure 4

1 1 1 1
Refused 5 1 2 1

1
Female Total 1,025 90 186 195 183 156 215
Never 25 2 7 3 4 2 7
Sometimes 135 17 28 19 25 18 28
Usually 316 33 69 61 54 46 53
Always 534 37 80 105 99 89 124
Don't know/Not sure 4

1

3
Refused 11 1 2 6 1 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who visited a doctor or health care provider during the past 12 months.