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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 type of health care coverage do you use to pay for most of your medical care?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Your employer 58.7 42.0 64.4 60.9 64.2 52.4 35.1
Other employer 21.7 29.2 19.6 22.6 20.1 20.2 7.0
Own plan 9.5 9.9 6.2 8.3 8.9 16.0 30.7
Medicare .1




7.4
Medicaid/assistance 6.5 12.9 6.9 6.1 4.2 5.1 7.0
Military/Champus 1.6 1.4 1.6 .8 1.7 2.8 2.7
Indian Health .2 1.0 .3
.1

Other source 1.7 3.6 1.0 1.3 .7 3.3 10.0
None .1

.1
.2
Male Your employer 70.2 52.5 78.8 75.1 70.5 63.7 36.8
Other employer 11.2 23.8 7.9 8.1 12.0 11.2
Own plan 9.2 10.3 5.7 7.7 9.2 14.1 42.1
Medicare .0




5.3
Medicaid/assistance 4.9 8.1 3.2 6.6 3.8 4.0
Military/Champus 2.1 .9 2.8 .6 2.9 3.6 5.3
Indian Health .2
.4
.3

Other source 2.1 4.5 1.2 2.0 1.4 2.9 10.5
None .1



.5
Female Your employer 47.7 32.9 50.6 47.4 57.7 41.2 33.3
Other employer 31.8 33.9 30.9 36.4 28.4 28.9 14.3
Own plan 9.8 9.5 6.6 8.9 8.7 17.9 19.0
Medicare .1




9.5
Medicaid/assistance 8.0 17.1 10.5 5.6 4.6 6.2 14.3
Military/Champus 1.0 1.9 .4 .9 .5 2.1
Indian Health .3 1.9 .3



Other source 1.3 2.8 .8 .6
3.7 9.5
None .1

.2


Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have medical coverage and do not have medicare
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What type of health care coverage do you use to pay for most of your medical care?

(Unweighted Frequencies)


Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 3595 343 775 1007 890 551 29
Your employer 2115 146 495 608 570 287 9
Other employer 733 96 149 223 164 99 2
Own plan 367 33 45 92 92 97 8
Medicare 3




3
Medicaid/assistance 247 46 65 65 41 27 3
Military/Champus 58 5 9 8 17 18 1
Indian Health 7 3 3
1

Other source 53 9 7 10 5 20 2
Don't know/Not sure 10 5 2

2 1
None 2

1
1
Male Total 1522 135 346 401 387 240 13
Your employer 1071 70 274 302 268 152 5
Other employer 159 35 27 32 42 23
Own plan 145 14 19 32 40 35 5
Medicare 1




1
Medicaid/assistance 72 8 13 25 18 8
Military/Champus 37 1 7 3 13 12 1
Indian Health 3
2
1

Other source 29 4 4 7 5 8 1
Don't know/Not sure 4 3


1
None 1



1
Female Total 2073 208 429 606 503 311 16
Your employer 1044 76 221 306 302 135 4
Other employer 574 61 122 191 122 76 2
Own plan 222 19 26 60 52 62 3
Medicare 2




2
Medicaid/assistance 175 38 52 40 23 19 3
Military/Champus 21 4 2 5 4 6
Indian Health 4 3 1



Other source 24 5 3 3
12 1
Don't know/Not sure 6 2 2

1 1
None 1

1


Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have medical coverage and do not have medicare