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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1997

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1997

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
What was the main reason you have not had a mammogram within the last two years?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Doc never said 17.5 57.3 22.8 23.4 5.8 18.0 13.5
Doc said not 5.0

8.4 6.0
2.9
Not needed 20.5 14.2 7.7 24.4 15.1 4.8 30.1
Cost/no insurance 10.7
14.9 14.9 12.5 16.8
Too young 7.0
45.4 9.8


Too old 1.3
7.4

6.0 .9
Had no time 11.8 28.5
7.9 28.9 8.5 6.1
Embarrassing to get .3




1.2
Painful 4.7

2.0 3.2 6.0 11.7
Other reason 18.1
1.9 7.7 21.2 36.6 31.1
Don't know 3.0

1.5 7.3 3.2 2.5
Female Doc never said 17.5 57.3 22.8 23.4 5.8 18.0 13.5
Doc said not 5.0

8.4 6.0
2.9
Not needed 20.5 14.2 7.7 24.4 15.1 4.8 30.1
Cost/no insurance 10.7
14.9 14.9 12.5 16.8
Too young 7.0
45.4 9.8


Too old 1.3
7.4

6.0 .9
Had no time 11.8 28.5
7.9 28.9 8.5 6.1
Embarrassing to get .3




1.2
Painful 4.7

2.0 3.2 6.0 11.7
Other reason 18.1
1.9 7.7 21.2 36.6 31.1
Don't know 3.0

1.5 7.3 3.2 2.5
Denominator is: All female survey respondents who have not
had a mammogram within the last two years

What was the main reason you have not had a mammogram within the last two years?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 240 4 19 78 51 24 64
Doc never said 40 2 4 17 4 3 10
Doc said not 11

6 3
2
Not needed 48 1 2 16 9 2 18
Cost/no insurance 28
3 13 7 5
Too young 18
8 10


Too old 3
1

1 1
Had no time 26 1
7 11 3 4
Embarrassing to get 1




1
Painful 11

2 2 1 6
< FONT COLOR="#000000"> Other reason 47
1 6 12 8 20
Don't know 7

1 3 1 2
Female Total 240 4 19 78 51 24 64
Doc never said 40 2 4 17 4 3 10
Doc said not 11

6 3
2
Not needed 48 1 2 16 9 2 18
Cost/no insurance 28
3 13 7 5
Too young 18
8 10


Too old 3
1

1 1
Had no time 26 1
7 11 3 4
Embarrassing to get 1




1
Painful 11

2 2 1 6
Other reason 47
1 6 12 8 20
Don't know 7

1 3 1 2
Denominator is: All female survey respondents who have not
had a mammogram within the last two years
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