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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Now thinking about the vigorous physical activities you do if in a usual week, do you do VIGOROUS activities for at least 10 minutes at a time, such as running, aerobics, heavy yard work, or anything else that causes large increases in breathing or heart
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 49.9 67.5 64.8 52.8 48.9 42.2 26.9
No 50.1 32.5 35.2 47.2 51.1 57.8 73.1
Male Yes 58.5 76.2 75.2 56.9 56.9 51.1 34.6
No 41.5 23.8 24.8 43.1 43.1 48.9 65.4
Female Yes 41.8 58.4 53.9 48.8 41.0 33.8 21.3
No 58.2 41.6 46.1 51.2 59.0 66.2 78.7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Now thinking about the vigorous physical activities you do if in a usual week, do you do VIGOROUS activities for at least 10 minutes at a time, such as running, aerobics, heavy yard work, or anything else that causes large increases in breathing or heart
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2,519 242 476 482 511 337 471
Yes 1,220 160 303 252 244 140 121
No 1,275 79 170 227 266 189 344
Don't know/Not sure 12
2 1
6 3
Refused 12 3 1 2 1 2 3
Male Total 1,048 106 193 214 214 147 174
Yes 608 81 147 125 121 76 58
No 429 24 45 87 93 67 113
Don't know/Not sure 4

1
2 1
Refused 7 1 1 1
2 2
Female Total 1,471 136 283 268 297 190 297
Yes 612 79 156 127 123 64 63
No 846 55 125 140 173 122 231
Don't know/Not sure 8
2

4 2
Refused 5 2
1 1
1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.