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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

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 3.8


11.0

Back or neck problem 6.7

19.2 8.4

Fractues, bone/joint injury 7.3
23.8 2.4 6.3

Walking problem 8.0


10.5 100.0
Lung/Breathing problem 18.7 44.4 30.3 14.4 9.1

Hearing problem 2.8


8.2

Heart problem 15.5 41.0
19.2 6.3
50.0
Diabetes 1.4


4.2

Cancer 2.2 14.6




Depression/anxiety/emotional problem 2.8
14.4



Other 30.7
31.4 44.7 36.0
50.0
Male Arthritis/ rheumatism 14.4


26.7

Lung/Breathing problem 26.7 100.0 37.5
6.7

Hearing problem 10.8


20.0

Depression/anxiety/emotional problem 10.8
37.5



Other 37.3
25.0 100.0 46.7

Female Back or neck problem 9.1

20.5 14.3

Fractues, bone/joint injury 9.9
38.7 2.6 10.7

Walking problem 10.8


17.9 100.0
Lung/Breathing problem 15.9 29.6 25.8 15.4 10.7

Heart problem 20.9 51.9
20.5 10.7
50.0
Diabetes 2.0


7.1

Cancer 3.0 18.5




Other 28.4
35.5 41.0 28.6
50.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are living in a household with two disabled people.

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 46 6 10 10 16 1 3
Arthritis/ rheumatism 1


1

Back or neck problem 3

1 2

Fractues, bone/joint injury 4
2 1 1

Walking problem 2


1 1
Lung/Breathing problem 10 3 3 2 2

Hearing problem 1


1

Heart problem 5 2
1 1
1
Diabetes 1


1

Cancer 1 1




Depression/anxiety/emotional problem 1
1



Other 16
4 5 6
1
Refused 1




1
Male Total 11 1 3 1 6

Arthritis/ rheumatism 1


1

Lung/Breathing problem 3 1 1
1

Hearing problem 1


1

Depression/anxiety/emotional problem 1
1



Other 5
1 1 3

Female Total 35 5 7 9 10 1 3
Back or neck problem 3

1 2

Fractues, bone/joint injury 4
2 1 1

Walking problem 2


1 1
Lung/Breathing problem 7 2 2 2 1

Heart problem 5 2
1 1
1
Diabetes 1


1

Cancer 1 1




Other 11
3 4 3
1
Refused 1




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