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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1998

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1998

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies

Does your health insurance coverage pay for all or part of the cost of test strips for home glucose monitoring?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 67.7 76.7 82.9 77.0 87.4 60.3 59.6
No 32.3 23.3 17.1 23.0 12.6 39.7 40.4
Male Yes 72.2 50.0 75.0 84.6 89.5 60.9 64.5
No 27.8 50.0 25.0 15.4 10.5 39.1 35.5
Female Yes 63.0 100.0 100.0 66.2 84.8 60.0 54.8
No 37.0

33.8 15.2 40.0 45.2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes and had health insurance

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Does your health insurance coverage pay for all or part of the cost of test strips for home glucose monitoring?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 246 4 7 31 44 45 115
Yes 149 3 6 23 35 22 60
No 68 1 1 7 7 15 37
Don't know/Not sure 28

1 2 8 17
Refused 1




1
Male Total 106 2 4 13 21 17 49
Yes 69 1 3 11 17 8 29
No 27 1 1 2 3 4 16
Don't know/Not sure 10


1 5 4
Female Total 140 2 3 18 23 28 66
Yes 80 2 3 12 18 14 31
No 41

5 4 11 21
Don't know/Not sure 18

1 1 3 13
Refused 1




1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes and had health insurance