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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

Employment Status: Are you currently?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Employed 52.2 64.4 69.4 67.3 67.4 39.2 4.4
Self-employed 10.1 3.5 7.9 12.6 15.0 16.1 4.6
Out of work > year 1.3 2.7 1.2 1.8 1.6 .9 .1
Out of work < year 3.2 6.8 4.9 2.8 3.4 2.6 .1
Homemaker 8.5 4.6 11.4 9.3 6.4 9.0 8.8
Student 3.0 17.3 3.3 1.7 .3 .2 .1
Retired 18.6 .1 .0 .4 2.5 23.9 80.6
Unable to work 3.1 .8 1.7 4.1 3.5 8.0 1.3
Male Employed 58.9 70.1 78.7 74.1 70.5 43.6 4.3
Self-employed 12.4 3.8 10.1 13.3 18.2 23.5 5.4
Out of work > year 1.8 3.9 1.8 2.7 1.6 .9 .2
Out of work < year 3.7 8.9 4.7 3.5 3.9 1.8
Homemaker .1

.5


Student 2.4 13.3 2.8 1.2 .2

Retired 17.9

.2 2.9 22.8 89.7
Unable to work 2.8
1.9 4.6 2.7 7.4 .5
Female Employed 45.9 58.3 59.8 60.6 64.3 35.1 4.5
Self-employed 7.9 3.1 5.8 11.9 11.7 9.2 4.1
Out of work > year .8 1.4 .6 1.0 1.6 .9
Out of work < year 2.7 4.5 5.1 2.1 2.9 3.3 .2
Homemaker 16.4 9.4 23.3 18.0 12.8 17.6 15.1
Student 3.6 21.5 3.8 2.3 .4 .5 .1
Retired 19.2 .2 .1 .5 2.0 24.9 74.2
Unable to work 3.3 1.7 1.5 3.6 4.3 8.5 1.8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents
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Employment Status: Are you currently?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 5403 506 1006 1218 1049 690 934
Employed 2843 326 701 809 692 271 44
Self-employed 570 17 85 157 165 109 37
Out of work > year 58 8 7 18 17 7 1
Out of work < year 159 32 47 32 28 18 2
Homemaker 466 28 114 124 65 56 79
Student 158 90 35 25 5 2 1
Retired 960 1 1 5 28 171 754
Unable to work 185 4 16 47 48 55 15
Refused 4

1 1 1 1
Male Total 2269 227 466 493 455 296 332
Employed 1344 158 368 369 309 124 16
Self-employed 302 9 50 68 89 69 17
Out of work > year 31 5 5 10 7 3 1
Out of work < year 75 20 21 13 15 6
Homemaker 2

2


Student 58 35 15 6 2

Retired 379

1 14 69 295
Unable to work 75
7 24 18 24 2
Refused 3


1 1 1
Female Total 3134 279 540 725 594 394 602
Employed 1499 168 333 440 383 147 28
Self-employed 268 8 35 89 76 40 20
Out of work > year 27 3 2 8 10 4
Out of work < year 84 12 26 19 13 12 2
Homemaker 464 28 114 122 65 56 79
Student 100 55 20 19 3 2 1
Retired 581 1 1 4 14 102 459
Unable to work 110 4 9 23 30 31 13
Refused 1

1


Denominator is:
All survey respondents