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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Do you now have any health problem that requires you to use special equipment, such as a cane, a wheelchair, a special bed, or a special telephone?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 6.3 2.7 1.9 3.1 5.7 7.3 16.3
No 93.7 97.3 98.1 96.9 94.3 92.7 83.7
Male Yes 5.6 4.3 1.9 2.3 6.3 6.8 13.4
No 94.4 95.7 98.1 97.7 93.7 93.2 86.6
Female Yes 6.9 1.0 1.9 3.8 5.2 7.8 18.4
No 93.1 99.0 98.1 96.2 94.8 92.2 81.6
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Do you now have any health problem that requires you to use special equipment, such as a cane, a wheelchair, a special bed, or a special telephone?
(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 171 5 10 16 37 23 80
No 2,340 235 465 466 474 313 387
Refused 9 2 1 1
1 4
Male Total 1,048 106 193 214 214 147 174
Yes 68 4 4 6 18 10 26
No 975 101 188 208 196 136 146
Refused 5 1 1

1 2
Female Total 1,472 136 283 269 297 190 297
Yes 103 1 6 10 19 13 54
No 1,365 134 277 258 278 177 241
Refused 4 1
1

2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.