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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 now trying to maintain your current weight, that is to keep from gaining weight?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 58.9 45.6 48.7 62.1 63.8 64.2 65.9
No 41.1 54.4 51.3 37.9 36.2 35.8 34.1
Male Yes 52.9 36.2 41.6 60.1 58.9 58.9 59.9
No 47.1 63.8 58.4 39.9 41.1 41.1 40.1
Female Yes 66.5 60.8 58.5 64.9 71.2 69.8 70.9
No 33.5 39.2 41.5 35.1 28.8 30.2 29.1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who responded that they are not trying to lose weight.

Are you now trying to maintain your current weight, that is to keep from gaining weight?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1,356 155 242 259 237 166 297
Yes 786 67 118 161 154 100 186
No 528 83 118 93 75 59 100
Don't know/Not sure 6 2
1
2 1
Refused 36 3 6 4 8 5 10
Male Total 650 85 110 140 121 79 115
Yes 336 29 45 83 70 43 66
No 295 53 62 55 47 32 46
Don't know/Not sure 3 2


1
Refused 16 1 3 2 4 3 3
Female Total 706 70 132 119 116 87 182
Yes 450 38 73 78 84 57 120
No 233 30 56 38 28 27 54
Don't know/Not sure 3

1
1 1
Refused 20 2 3 2 4 2 7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who responded that they are not trying to lose weight.