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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Marital Status? Are you:
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Married 60.7 21.4 59.4 67.7 71.3 71.8 60.6
Divorced 11.2 1.6 8.3 13.4 16.6 17.1 8.5
Widowed 6.4
.1 .9 1.8 5.2 27.7
Separated 2.3 1.3 3.2 3.7 2.7 1.5 .8
Never married 15.4 66.5 22.1 10.5 4.8 2.7 2.0
Unmarried couple 3.9 9.3 6.9 3.8 2.8 1.7 .4
Male Married 62.3 11.9 57.9 67.3 71.7 77.0 76.5
Divorced 10.0 2.1 6.4 11.4 17.4 14.8 6.1
Widowed 2.6

.2 .7 1.6 13.5
Separated 2.1 1.0 2.3 3.8 2.1 1.2 1.2
Never married 19.2 78.3 25.8 12.9 6.2 3.9 2.2
Unmarried couple 3.8 6.7 7.6 4.4 1.9 1.5 .5
Female Married 59.2 31.3 60.9 68.1 71.0 66.8 49.1
Divorced 12.4 1.0 10.2 15.4 15.8 19.3 10.3
Widowed 10.0
.3 1.6 2.9 8.7 37.9
Separated 2.5 1.5 4.0 3.7 3.3 1.9 .5
Never married 11.9 54.0 18.3 8.1 3.4 1.6 1.9
Unmarried couple 4.0 12.1 6.3 3.2 3.6 1.8 .4
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Marital Status? Are you:
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 7,196 639 1,385 1,484 1,486 892 1,310
Married 3,831 143 739 890 912 541 606
Divorced 1,123 8 150 268 340 209 148
Widowed 630
4 16 36 74 500
Separated 208 10 53 67 47 19 12
Never married 1,149 421 355 199 106 32 36
Unmarried couple 245 57 84 44 41 14 5
Refused 10


4 3 3
Male Total 3,039 293 618 648 654 372 454
Married 1,695 35 328 383 403 252 294
Divorced 428 3 49 102 155 78 41
Widowed 115

3 8 11 93
Separated 70 2 13 27 15 6 7
Never married 624 233 186 110 60 19 16
Unmarried couple 106 20 42 23 13 6 2
Refused 1




1
Female Total 4,157 346 767 836 832 520 856
Married 2,136 108 411 507 509 289 312
Divorced 695 5 101 166 185 131 107
Widowed 515
4 13 28 63 407
Separated 138 8 40 40 32 13 5
Never married 525 188 169 89 46 13 20
Unmarried couple 139 37 42 21 28 8 3
Refused 9


4 3 2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.