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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
The second statement is, "We couldn't afford balanced meals."
Was that often, sometimes, never true for you in the last 12 months?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Often true 4.0 6.1 4.7 6.4 3.5 1.5 1.7
Sometimes true 11.3 24.0 19.8 9.8 9.9 5.4 2.4
Never true 84.7 69.9 75.5 83.8 86.6 93.1 95.9
Male Often true 3.8 7.0 2.7 7.6 2.6 .4 1.9
Sometimes true 9.6 16.4 16.9 8.7 10.1 2.5 2.4
Never true 86.5 76.6 80.4 83.7 87.3 97.1 95.7
Female Often true 4.2 5.1 6.7 5.2 4.4 2.6 1.5
Sometimes true 12.9 32.0 22.8 10.8 9.8 8.1 2.4
Never true 82.9 62.9 70.5 83.9 85.8 89.4 96.1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

The second statement is, "We couldn't afford balanced meals."
Was that often, sometimes, never true for you in the last 12 months?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2,089 207 355 455 410 308 354
Often true 81 13 15 26 15 5 7
Sometimes true 236 47 75 47 39 17 11
Never true 1,767 146 263 381 356 285 336
Don't know/Not sure 3
2 1


Refused 2 1


1
Male Total 895 104 144 205 181 137 124
Often true 31 7 3 13 5 1 2
Sometimes true 79 15 23 18 17 3 3
Never true 780 81 116 173 159 132 119
Don't know/Not sure 3
2 1


Refused 2 1


1
Female Total 1,194 103 211 250 229 171 230
Often true 50 6 12 13 10 4 5
Sometimes true 157 32 52 29 22 14 8
Never true 987 65 147 208 197 153 217
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.