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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Because of any impairment or health problem, do need the help of other persons in handling your ROUTINE needs, such as everyday household chores,
doing necessary business, shopping, or getting around for other purposes?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 22.5 13.6 23.2 24.7 22.2 20.3 24.1
No 77.5 86.4 76.8 75.3 77.8 79.7 75.9
Male Yes 15.4 16.5 17.6 23.7 14.8 6.8 13.8
No 84.6 83.5 82.4 76.3 85.2 93.2 86.2
Female Yes 28.4 11.5 29.2 25.5 28.9 30.7 32.0
No 71.6 88.5 70.8 74.5 71.1 69.3 68.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or a health problem.

Because of any impairment or health problem, do need the help of other persons in handling your ROUTINE needs, such as everyday household chores,
doing necessary business, shopping, or getting around for other purposes?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1,119 59 116 191 228 200 325
Yes 254 8 22 45 56 41 82
No 862 51 93 146 171 158 243
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Refused 2
1

1
Male Total 405 24 50 66 83 66 116
Yes 55 4 6 10 15 5 15
No 350 20 44 56 68 61 101
Female Total 714 35 66 125 145 134 209
Yes 199 4 16 35 41 36 67
No 512 31 49 90 103 97 142
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Refused 2
1

1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or a health problem.