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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

Are you concerned that you would not be able to find a job offering affordable health insurance as a benefit?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Major barrier 43.7 23.9 27.1 52.9 45.2 42.2 50.0
Minor barrier 18.8
40.2 25.0 19.0 6.1
No barrier 13.7 41.8 24.1 10.4 11.0 10.3
Not applicable 23.9 34.3 8.6 11.8 24.8 41.4 50.0
Male Major barrier 34.3
19.1 43.7 47.9 20.9
Minor barrier 24.7
55.3 35.0 17.4 5.5
No barrier 14.1 80.0 21.3 5.8 9.9 10.9
Not applicable 26.9 20.0 4.3 15.5 24.8 62.7
Female Major barrier 52.8 50.0 36.4 64.8 42.7 57.4 50.0
Minor barrier 13.0
22.7 12.0 20.5 6.6
No barrier 13.3
27.3 16.3 12.0 9.8
Not applicable 20.9 50.0 13.6 6.9 24.8 26.2 50.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or health problem and are unable to work, are out of work, are less than 65 years old and are not limited in the amount of work they can do because of any impairment or health problem
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Are you concerned that you would not be able to find a job offering affordable health insurance as a benefit?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 217 6 23 60 64 61 3
Major barrier 93 2 8 31 29 22 1
Minor barrier 35
6 13 11 5
No barrier 29 1 6 8 7 7
Not applicable 52 3 3 7 16 22 1
Don't know/not sure 7

1 1 5
Refused 1




1
Male Total 93 2 10 28 27 26
Major barrier 36
3 14 14 5
Minor barrier 16
3 8 3 2
No barrier 11 1 3 2 2 3
Not applicable 25 1 1 4 7 12
Don't know/not sure 5


1 4
Female Total 124 4 13 32 37 35 3
Major barrier 57 2 5 17 15 17 1
Minor barrier 19
3 5 8 3
No barrier 18
3 6 5 4
Not applicable 27 2 2 3 9 10 1
Don't know/not sure 2

1
1
Refused 1




1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or health problem and are unable to work, are out of work, are less than 65 years old and are not limited in the amount of work they can do because of any impairment or health problem