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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
How much of the time does your vision limit you in recognizing people or objects across the street?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
All of the time 4.9


7.6 1.8 7.5
Some of the time 5.6
8.4 15.9
5.3 4.2
Most of the time 8.7
25.2 15.4 2.9 14.3 4.6
Bit of the time 10.6

14.0 17.5 3.8 10.6
None of the time 68.7
66.4 54.7 71.9 74.8 69.4
Don't know/Not sure 1.6




3.7
Male All of the time 4.1




9.5
Some of the time 3.1




7.1
Most of the time 3.4

8.4
4.7 2.9
Bit of the time 11.4

15.0 13.4 4.7 12.4
None of the time 78.1
100.0 76.6 86.6 90.5 68.1
Female All of the time 5.7


16.5 3.1 5.7
Some of the time 7.7
10.0 30.5
9.4 1.7
Most of the time 13.2
29.9 21.8 6.4 22.0 6.1
Bit of the time 9.9

13.1 22.3 3.1 9.0
None of the time 60.6
60.1 34.6 54.8 62.3 70.6
Don't know/Not sure 3.0




6.9
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their
doctor that they had diabetes

How much of the time does your vision limit you in recognizing people or objects across the street?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 168
9 22 27 32 78
All of the time 8


1 1 6
Some of the time 8
1 2
1 4
Most of the time 16
1 4 2 4 5
Bit of the time 18

4 5 2 7
None of the time 116
7 12 19 24 54
Don't know/Not sure 2




2
Male Total 68
2 10 12 15 29
All of the time 2




2
Some of the time 3




3
Most of the time 3

1
1 1
Bit of the time 8

2 2 1 3
None of the time 52
2 7 10 13 20
Female Total 100
7 12 15 17 49
All of the time 6


1 1 4
Some of the time 5
1 2
1 1
Most of the time 13
1 3 2 3 4
Bit of the time 10

2 3 1 4
None of the time 64
5 5 9 11 34
Don't know/Not sure 2




2
Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their
doctor that they had diabetes
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