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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 spend enough time with you?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Never 3.9 3.1 7.2 4.5 2.0 3.9 2.9
Sometimes 17.3 22.4 21.8 15.4 19.3 14.3 12.8
Usually 32.9 34.1 34.0 32.7 36.8 26.1 32.6
Always 45.9 40.4 37.1 47.5 41.9 55.7 51.7
Male Never 4.2 4.3 7.6 6.7 1.0 3.3 2.8
Sometimes 16.3 18.6 26.7 14.1 15.8 14.5 10.7
Usually 31.3 38.3 30.3 29.6 37.7 22.9 29.5
Always 48.2 38.8 35.4 49.5 45.6 59.3 57.0
Female Never 3.6 2.2 6.8 2.5 2.9 4.5 3.0
Sometimes 18.1 25.0 18.0 16.4 22.3 14.0 14.4
Usually 34.3 31.2 36.8 35.4 36.0 28.9 34.9
Always 44.0 41.6 38.4 45.7 38.7 52.6 47.7
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 spend enough time with 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 68 6 23 13 8 10 8
Sometimes 282 35 66 51 51 40 39
Usually 533 46 101 98 111 70 107
Always 720 57 109 140 124 125 165
Don't know/Not sure 7
1
2 1 3
Refused 17 2 4 7 1 1 2
Male Total 602 56 118 114 114 91 109
Never 27 4 7 7 2 3 4
Sometimes 103 12 30 19 17 15 10
Usually 185 17 34 35 45 21 33
Always 277 22 44 52 49 51 59
Don't know/Not sure 5
1
1 1 2
Refused 5 1 2 1

1
Female Total 1,025 90 186 195 183 156 215
Never 41 2 16 6 6 7 4
Sometimes 179 23 36 32 34 25 29
Usually 348 29 67 63 66 49 74
Always 443 35 65 88 75 74 106
Don't know/Not sure 2


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