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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
About how long has it been since you had health care coverage?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Within the past 6 months 25.2 37.2 22.5 23.6 19.0 17.9
Within the past year 14.3 18.5 15.0 10.6 12.9 12.5
Within the past 2 years 11.6 8.3 15.6 9.4 11.2 9.5 44.2
Within the past 5 years 17.2 16.3 17.4 18.2 17.2 16.7 16.5
5 or more years ago 19.3 4.7 15.3 26.9 32.6 34.3 24.1
Never 12.4 15.0 14.3 11.4 7.1 9.2 15.2
Male Within the past 6 months 23.8 31.3 19.2 25.4 17.4 24.1
Within the past year 12.3 18.2 13.4 4.9 8.7 16.9
Within the past 2 years 11.6 9.5 14.8 7.2 12.6 9.6 71.4
Within the past 5 years 17.5 19.5 20.2 16.0 15.0 7.2 14.3
5 or more years ago 20.2 4.4 15.4 31.9 38.6 34.9 14.3
Never 14.5 17.1 17.0 14.7 7.7 7.2
Female Within the past 6 months 26.9 47.3 26.1 21.4 20.7 13.5
Within the past year 16.6 19.0 16.8 17.4 17.4 9.4
Within the past 2 years 11.6 6.3 16.5 12.0 9.8 9.4
Within the past 5 years 16.8 10.7 14.4 20.7 19.6 23.4 20.0
5 or more years ago 18.3 5.3 15.1 21.0 26.1 33.9 40.0
Never 9.8 11.3 11.2 7.6 6.5 10.5 40.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who do not have health insurance coverage.

About how long has it been since you had health care coverage?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 797 148 248 167 141 87 6
Within the past 6 months 194 53 55 42 29 15
Within the past year 117 27 39 20 20 11
Within the past 2 years 100 20 39 16 14 10 1
Within the past 5 years 132 20 42 31 21 16 2
5 or more years ago 171 8 42 42 48 29 2
Don't know/not sure 9 4 3 1
1
Never 72 16 27 15 8 5 1
Refused 2
1
1

Male Total 356 83 113 73 59 25 3
Within the past 6 months 78 23 21 18 10 6
Within the past year 41 12 16 4 5 4
Within the past 2 years 47 14 17 6 6 3 1
Within the past 5 years 59 15 21 12 8 2 1
5 or more years ago 84 5 21 24 25 8 1
Don't know/not sure 4 2 1

1
Never 43 12 16 9 5 1
Female Total 441 65 135 94 82 62 3
Within the past 6 months 116 30 34 24 19 9
Within the past year 76 15 23 16 15 7
Within the past 2 years 53 6 22 10 8 7
Within the past 5 years 73 5 21 19 13 14 1
5 or more years ago 87 3 21 18 23 21 1
Don't know/not sure 5 2 2 1


Never 29 4 11 6 3 4 1
Refused 2
1
1

Denominator is:
All survey respondents who do not have health insurance coverage.