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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
What type of health care coverage do you use to pay
for most of your medical care? Is it coverage through:?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Your employer 57.2 37.0 62.3 63.2 62.1 49.0 42.4
Other employer 20.2 30.6 19.4 19.8 18.0 18.7 9.3
Own plan 10.5 9.3 6.4 7.9 11.4 19.2 16.5
Medicare .1 .3


.1 7.0
Medicaid/assistance 6.6 15.7 8.0 5.6 4.3 3.5 3.1
Military/Champus 1.9 1.1 1.4 1.1 1.8 4.1 6.5
Indian Health .4 .4 .3 .6 .1 .2 4.5
Other source 2.8 5.0 2.1 1.7 2.1 4.9 9.5
None .3 .7 .2 .0 .3 .2 1.3
Male Your employer 67.6 41.6 74.6 76.7 70.4 57.6 55.6
Other employer 10.9 26.8 8.5 7.4 9.1 12.0 4.4
Own plan 11.1 12.7 7.4 8.4 11.2 18.8 11.1
Medicare .1 .2



4.4
Medicaid/assistance 4.3 8.0 4.5 3.9 3.9 2.9 4.4
Military/Champus 2.8 2.1 2.2 1.6 3.0 4.9 11.1
Indian Health .4
.4 .9 .1

Other source 2.7 7.0 2.4 1.0 2.1 3.9 6.7
None .2 1.6

.1
2.2
Female Your employer 47.3 33.1 50.0 50.7 53.8 40.9 24.0
Other employer 29.1 33.7 30.1 31.2 26.8 25.1 16.0
Own plan 9.9 6.5 5.4 7.4 11.5 19.7 24.0
Medicare .2 .3


.1 10.7
Medicaid/assistance 8.8 22.0 11.4 7.3 4.6 4.2 1.3
Military/Champus 1.0 .3 .7 .7 .6 3.3
Indian Health .4 .6 .2 .4 .1 .5 10.7
Other source 3.0 3.3 1.8 2.3 2.2 5.8 13.3
None .3
.4 .1 .5 .5
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have medical coverage and do not have Medicare.

What type of health care coverage do you use to pay
for most of your medical care? Is it coverage through:?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 5,184 500 1,112 1,348 1,328 844 52
Your employer 2,960 181 685 840 831 403 20
Other employer 988 146 210 264 216 148 4
Own plan 553 42 72 105 157 168 9
Medicare 7 2


1 4
Medicaid/assistance 373 87 100 83 63 38 2
Military/Champus 97 4 18 17 21 34 3
Indian Health 17 2 3 7 2 2 1
Other source 150 23 20 27 32 43 5
Don't know/Not sure 21 10 1 3 1 4 2
None 14 2 3 1 5 2 1
Refused 4 1
1
1 1
Male Total 2,100 197 474 528 545 328 28
Your employer 1,430 83 356 404 387 185 15
Other employer 212 51 38 41 44 37 1
Own plan 231 22 35 47 61 63 3
Medicare 2 1



1
Medicaid/assistance 85 17 20 14 22 11 1
Military/Champus 61 3 11 10 16 18 3
Indian Health 7
2 4 1

Other source 58 12 12 6 13 13 2
Don't know/Not sure 9 6
1
1 1
None 4 2

1
1
Refused 1

1


Female Total 3,084 303 638 820 783 516 24
Your employer 1,530 98 329 436 444 218 5
Other employer 776 95 172 223 172 111 3
Own plan 322 20 37 58 96 105 6
Medicare 5 1


1 3
Medicaid/assistance 288 70 80 69 41 27 1
Military/Champus 36 1 7 7 5 16
Indian Health 10 2 1 3 1 2 1
Other source 92 11 8 21 19 30 3
Don't know/Not sure 12 4 1 2 1 3 1
None 10
3 1 4 2
Refused 3 1


1 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have medical coverage and do not have Medicare.