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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

During the past month, did you participate in any physical activities or exercises such as running, calisthenics, golf, gardening, or walking for exercise?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 81.2 86.4 84.8 82.3 82.5 80.4 72.4
No 18.8 13.6 15.2 17.7 17.5 19.6 27.6
Male Yes 83.2 82.7 89.9 84.5 83.9 78.3 76.8
No 16.8 17.3 10.1 15.5 16.1 21.7 23.2
Female Yes 79.2 90.2 79.6 80.1 81.0 82.4 69.3
No 20.8 9.8 20.4 19.9 19.0 17.6 30.7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents
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During the past month, did you participate in any physical activities or exercises such as running, calisthenics, golf, gardening, or walking for exercise?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1815 155 350 381 372 254 303
Yes 1467 136 294 312 304 203 218
No 348 19 56 69 68 51 85
Male Total 741 62 158 142 164 111 104
Yes 617 53 141 117 138 88 80
No 124 9 17 25 26 23 24
Female Total 1074 93 192 239 208 143 199
Yes 850 83 153 195 166 115 138
No 224 10 39 44 42 28 61
Denominator is:
All survey respondents