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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 reading print in a newspaper, magazine, recipe, menu, or numbers on the telephone?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
All of the time 15.6
25.2 6.8 28.4 6.3 16.6
Some of the time 7.8
25.2 13.2 8.2 5.3 5.3
Most of the time 11.1

24.1 7.5 10.5 9.6
Bit of the time 18.1

26.3 23.9 31.8 8.1
None of the time 47.1
49.5 27.3 32.1 46.1 60.5
Don't know/Not sure .3

2.3


Male All of the time 13.8


25.1
19.9
Some of the time 8.6

13.3 11.6
9.5
Most of the time 10.9

26.7 4.9 7.9 10.0
Bit of the time 18.3

26.5 38.2 19.0 5.9
None of the time 48.3
100.0 33.6 20.2 73.1 54.7
Female All of the time 17.1
29.9 13.1 32.2 11.3 13.7
Some of the time 7.2
29.9 13.1 4.1 9.4 1.7
Most of the time 11.3

21.8 10.5 12.6 9.2
Bit of the time 17.8

26.2 7.3 41.9 9.9
None of the time 46.0
40.1 21.5 45.9 24.8 65.4
Don't know/Not sure .6

4.4


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 reading print in a newspaper, magazine, recipe, menu, or numbers on the telephone?
(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 21
2 1 6 2 10
Some of the time 11
1 2 3 2 3
Most of the time 21

5 3 3 10
Bit of the time 25

5 5 7 8
None of the time 89
6 8 10 18 47
Don't know/Not sure 1

1


Male Total 68
2 10 12 15 29
All of the time 8


3
5
Some of the time 5

1 2
2
Most of the time 10

3 1 2 4
Bit of the time 10

1 4 2 3
None of the time 35
2 5 2 11 15
Female Total 100
7 12 15 17 49
All of the time 13
2 1 3 2 5
Some of the time 6
1 1 1 2 1
Most of the time 11

2 2 1 6
Bit of the time 15

4 1 5 5
None of the time 54
4 3 8 7 32
Don't know/Not sure 1

1


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