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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 need additional attendant care services at home if you went to work?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Major barrier 14.8
4.6 21.8 6.9 20.3 50.0
Minor barrier 11.3 23.9 2.1 15.1 8.8 10.8
No barrier 26.9
40.8 34.5 26.9 18.0
Not applicable 47.0 76.1 52.5 28.6 57.3 50.9 50.0
Male Major barrier 5.4
8.5 5.8 2.6 7.4
Minor barrier 13.3

17.5 10.4 19.7
No barrier 31.0
44.7 46.6 24.3 14.8
Not applicable 50.3 100.0 46.8 30.1 62.6 58.2
Female Major barrier 24.4

42.4 11.0 31.0 50.0
Minor barrier 9.4 50.0 4.5 12.0 7.3 3.4
No barrier 22.7
36.4 18.9 29.4 20.7
Not applicable 43.5 50.0 59.1 26.6 52.3 44.8 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 need additional attendant care services at home if you went to work?
(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 27
1 11 5 9 1
Minor barrier 22 2 1 9 5 5
No barrier 59
10 19 17 13
Not applicable 100 4 11 20 33 31 1
Don't know/not sure 8

1 4 3
Refused 1




1
Male Total 93 2 10 28 27 26
Major barrier 6
1 2 1 2
Minor barrier 11

5 3 3
No barrier 29
6 11 7 5
Not applicable 44 2 3 10 14 15
Don't know/not sure 3


2 1
Female Total 124 4 13 32 37 35 3
Major barrier 21

9 4 7 1
Minor barrier 11 2 1 4 2 2
No barrier 30
4 8 10 8
Not applicable 56 2 8 10 19 16 1
Don't know/not sure 5

1 2 2
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