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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Have you ever been told by a doctor that you have arthritis?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 21.9 2.8 5.7 12.9 22.2 38.7 48.3
No 78.1 97.2 94.3 87.1 77.8 61.3 51.7
Male Yes 16.8 4.2 4.4 9.6 16.4 29.1 41.6
No 83.2 95.8 95.6 90.4 83.6 70.9 58.4
Female Yes 26.8 1.3 7.0 16.0 27.9 48.0 53.2
No 73.2 98.7 93.0 84.0 72.1 52.0 46.8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Have you ever been told by a doctor that you have arthritis?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2,520 242 476 483 511 337 471
Yes 580 8 27 67 113 134 231
No 1,936 233 449 416 397 201 240
Don't know/Not sure 4 1

1 2
Male Total 1,048 106 193 214 214 147 174
Yes 188 5 9 22 35 44 73
No 860 101 184 192 179 103 101
Female Total 1,472 136 283 269 297 190 297
Yes 392 3 18 45 78 90 158
No 1,076 132 265 224 218 98 139
Don't know/Not sure 4 1

1 2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.