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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
At risk for chronic disease based on Body Mass Index (BMI) being 25.0 or higher.
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Not at risk 42.6 60.2 48.1 42.1 37.1 32.3 39.5
At risk 57.4 39.8 51.9 57.9 62.9 67.7 60.5
Male Not at risk 34.5 53.7 39.3 31.2 28.4 27.3 31.9
At risk 65.5 46.3 60.7 68.8 71.6 72.7 68.1
Female Not at risk 50.6 67.4 57.5 53.4 46.4 37.2 45.2
At risk 49.4 32.6 42.5 46.6 53.6 62.8 54.8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

At risk for chronic disease based on Body Mass Index (BMI) being 25.0 or higher.
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 7,703 696 1,436 1,605 1,561 1,048 1,357
Not at risk 3,269 424 699 675 587 337 547
At risk 4,116 242 675 852 905 671 771
Don't Know/Not sure/Refused 318 30 62 78 69 40 39
Male Total 3,092 307 630 641 646 403 465
Not at risk 1,069 167 255 205 181 108 153
At risk 1,981 132 361 431 457 292 308
Don't Know/Not sure/Refused 42 8 14 5 8 3 4
Female Total 4,611 389 806 964 915 645 892
Not at risk 2,200 257 444 470 406 229 394
At risk 2,135 110 314 421 448 379 463
Don't Know/Not sure/Refused 276 22 48 73 61 37 35
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.