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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
About how long has it been since you had health care coverage?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
W/in 6 months 25.7 45.7 22.0 26.8 7.7 20.6
W/in year 14.0 18.2 15.4 9.5 17.0 3.4
W/in 2 years 13.1 14.2 9.2 17.1 15.4 5.1
W/in 5 years 19.2 14.9 24.4 16.1 22.9 13.6
5+ years ago 21.1 3.2 17.7 26.6 30.2 57.3
Don't know/Not sure 1.7 3.8 2.0


66.0
Never 5.2
9.4 3.9 6.7
34.0
Male W/in 6 months 16.3 35.1 11.2 16.6 7.8 5.5
W/in year 18.1 28.4 21.8 13.3 9.2 6.3
W/in 2 years 12.6 9.0 6.0 22.5 18.4 6.3
W/in 5 years 24.5 21.3 28.7 20.8 27.2 16.7
5+ years ago 21.9 2.0 21.1 23.6 30.4 65.3
Don't know/Not sure 1.9 4.3 3.1



Never 4.7
8.1 3.2 6.9

Female W/in 6 months 37.5 56.6 40.6 37.3 7.7 38.4
W/in year 8.9 7.7 4.4 5.6 27.1

W/in 2 years 13.6 19.6 14.6 11.6 11.5 3.8
W/in 5 years 12.7 8.4 16.9 11.2 17.4 9.9
5+ years ago 20.1 4.5 11.8 29.6 29.9 47.9
Don't know/Not sure 1.5 3.3



66.0
Never 5.7
11.7 4.7 6.5
34.0
Denominator is: All survey respondents who answered no to
the question do you have medical coverage

About how long has it been since you had health care coverage?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 320 57 86 94 55 26 2
W/in 6 months 86 23 24 27 7 5
W/in year 35 9 8 9 8 1
W/in 2 years 40 9 9 12 8 2
W/in 5 years 62 9 20 16 12 5
5+ years ago 75 4 15 27 16 13
Don't know/Not sure 5 3 1


1
Never 17
9 3 4
1
Male Total 159 29 50 42 24 14
W/in 6 months 29 8 8 8 4 1
W/in year 21 6 7 6 1 1
W/in 2 years 20 4 5 7 3 1
W/in 5 years 39 7 13 10 6 3
5+ years ago 39 2 11 10 8 8
Don't know/Not sure 3 2 1



Never 8
5 1 2

Female Total 161 28 36 52 31 12 2
W/in 6 months 57 15 16 19 3 4
W/in year 14 3 1 3 7

W/in 2 years 20 5 4 5 5 1
W/in 5 years 23 2 7 6 6 2
5+ years ago 36 2 4 17 8 5
Don't know/Not sure 2 1



1
Never 9
4 2 2
1
Denominator is: All survey respondents who answered no to
the question do you have medical coverage
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