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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

What is the major impairment or health problem that limits the activity of the second disabled person in your home?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Arthritis/ rheumatism 6.0

8.8 15.5

Fractures, bone/joint injury 13.5 62.5 14.3


37.1
Walking problem 7.8


5.8 51.6
Lung/Breathing problem 7.4
23.4 8.8 7.7

Hearing problem 4.4




27.8
Eye/vision problem 2.6


10.3

Stroke 4.5

19.4


Diabetes 2.0


7.7

Cancer 5.3


20.6

Depression/anxiety/emotional problem 1.0


3.9

Other 45.6 37.5 62.3 63.0 28.4 48.4 35.0
Male Walking problem 12.2



62.5
Lung/Breathing problem 6.5
27.3



Eye/vision problem 5.1


20.0

Stroke 8.6

34.6


Cancer 10.2


40.0

Other 57.5
72.7 65.4 40.0 37.5 100.0
Female Arthritis/ rheumatism 12.4

20.0 32.0

Fractures, bone/joint injury 28.1 62.5 100.0


47.1
Walking problem 3.1


12.0

Lung/Breathing problem 8.3

20.0 16.0

Hearing problem 9.1




35.3
Diabetes 4.1


16.0

Depression/anxiety/emotional problem 2.1


8.0

Other 32.8 37.5
60.0 16.0 100.0 17.6
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are living in a household with two disabled people
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What is the major impairment or health problem that limits the activity of the second disabled person in your home?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 39 3 6 12 10 4 4
Arthritis/ rheumatism 2

1 1

Fractures, bone/joint injury 4 2 1


1
Walking problem 2


1 1
Lung/Breathing problem 4
2 1 1

Hearing problem 1




1
Eye/vision problem 1


1

Stroke 1

1


Diabetes 1


1

Cancer 1


1

Depression/anxiety/emotional problem 1


1

Other 18 1 3 8 2 2 2
Don't know/not sure 1

1


Refused 2


1 1
Male Total 18
5 6 4 2 1
Walking problem 1



1
Lung/Breathing problem 2
2



Eye/vision problem 1


1

Stroke 1

1


Cancer 1


1

Other 10
3 4 1 1 1
Don't know/not sure 1

1


Refused 1


1

Female Total 21 3 1 6 6 2 3
Arthritis/ rheumatism 2

1 1

Fractures, bone/joint injury 4 2 1


1
Walking problem 1


1

Lung/Breathing problem 2

1 1

Hearing problem 1




1
Diabetes 1


1

Depression/anxiety/emotional problem 1


1

Other 8 1
4 1 1 1
Refused 1



1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are living in a household with two disabled people