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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Are you concerned that your training or skills are not adequate to be employed?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Major barrier 32.9
16.7 41.3 38.9 27.6
Minor barrier 17.0 38.8 16.7 27.3 11.9 13.2
No barrier 24.4 25.9 33.3 14.4 18.5 36.4
Not applicable 25.7 35.3 33.3 17.0 30.7 22.9
Male Major barrier 27.7
25.0 26.3 39.8 17.4
Minor barrier 24.2
25.0 42.1 21.7 13.0
No barrier 19.7
25.0 15.8 3.6 43.5
Not applicable 28.4 100.0 25.0 15.8 34.9 26.1
Female Major barrier 38.4

62.5 38.0 36.7
Minor barrier 9.5 60.0
6.2 2.5 13.3
No barrier 29.3 40.0 50.0 12.5 32.9 30.0
Not applicable 22.8
50.0 18.8 26.6 20.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or health problem, are unable to work, are out of work, are less than 65 years old, and not limited in the amount of work they can do because of any impairment or a health problem.

Are you concerned that your training or skills are not adequate to be employed?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 111 3 8 22 44 34
Major barrier 36
1 9 16 10
Minor barrier 17 1 1 6 4 5
No barrier 24 1 3 3 7 10
Not applicable 32 1 3 4 16 8
Don't know/Not sure 1



1
Refused 1


1

Male Total 52 1 4 13 18 16
Major barrier 15
1 4 7 3
Minor barrier 11
1 5 3 2
No barrier 9
1 2 1 5
Not applicable 15 1 1 2 6 5
Don't know/Not sure 1



1
Refused 1


1

Female Total 59 2 4 9 26 18
Major barrier 21

5 9 7
Minor barrier 6 1
1 1 3
No barrier 15 1 2 1 6 5
Not applicable 17
2 2 10 3
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or health problem, are unable to work, are out of work, are less than 65 years old, and not limited in the amount of work they can do because of any impairment or a health problem.