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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
On a daily basis, how difficult is it for you
to get the right amount of exercise you need
to help you manage your blood glucose levels?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Not at all difficult 37.1 68.9 33.8 20.5 35.4 34.3 43.5
Slightly difficult 17.4
18.7 24.1 18.4 15.1 16.6
Somewhat difficult 25.9 31.1 36.4 32.5 29.2 26.0 21.2
Very difficult 18.3
11.1 22.9 15.3 24.6 16.2
Don't know/Not sure .4




.8
Refused 1.0


1.6
1.7
Male Not at all difficult 52.1 100.0 71.4 31.4 34.1 51.8 60.1
Slightly difficult 14.0
14.3 21.6 14.6 12.5 12.7
Somewhat difficult 23.2
14.3 31.4 30.7 23.2 20.2
Very difficult 10.7

15.7 20.5 12.5 6.9
Female Not at all difficult 25.9 50.0 10.7 11.9 36.1 19.7 30.6
Slightly difficult 20.0
21.4 26.2 20.6 17.3 19.6
Somewhat difficult 27.8 50.0 50.0 33.3 28.4 28.3 21.9
Very difficult 23.9
17.9 28.6 12.3 34.7 23.4
Don't know/Not sure .6




1.5
Refused 1.7


2.6
3.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.

On a daily basis, how difficult is it for you
to get the right amount of exercise you need
to help you manage your blood glucose levels?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 349 3 21 37 64 85 139
Not at all difficult 125 2 8 8 20 27 60
Slightly difficult 59
5 8 12 13 21
Somewhat difficult 95 1 5 13 19 27 30
Very difficult 65
3 8 12 18 24
Don't know/Not sure 1




1
Refused 4


1
3
Male Total 135 1 8 15 25 32 54
Not at all difficult 71 1 6 5 9 16 34
Slightly difficult 19
1 3 4 5 6
Somewhat difficult 32
1 5 7 8 11
Very difficult 13

2 5 3 3
Female Total 214 2 13 22 39 53 85
Not at all difficult 54 1 2 3 11 11 26
Slightly difficult 40
4 5 8 8 15
Somewhat difficult 63 1 4 8 12 19 19
Very difficult 52
3 6 7 15 21
Don't know/Not sure 1




1
Refused 4


1
3
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who were told by their doctors that they had diabetes.