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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
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(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Your employer 7.9 4.5 11.0 7.8 12.4 1.9 9.7
Other employer 2.8 3.8 2.1 1.8 3.4 3.7
Own plan 1.1 2.2 .9 .3 .4 1.8
Medicare .8 1.0


1.2 26.6
Medicaid/assistance 2.8 .9 1.9 4.1 3.9 5.7
Military/Champus 1.5 .2 .8 .9 3.8 4.7 4.8
Indian Health .8 .9 .8 .5
1.4 9.7
Other source 2.3 2.7 2.5 .7 .3 5.2 16.2
None 79.9 83.8 80.1 84.0 75.8 74.3 33.0
Male Your employer 10.3 7.0 13.7 10.4 15.4
14.3
Other employer 1.3 4.0 .7



Own plan 1.1 1.3 1.0
.8 3.7
Medicare 1.1 1.7


2.5 21.4
Medicaid/assistance 2.2 .9 .7 4.2 2.3 7.5
Military/Champus 2.5
1.3 1.4 6.9 8.7 7.1
Indian Health .4 .4



14.3
Other source 2.2 3.5 3.3 1.4


None 78.9 81.2 79.3 82.6 74.6 77.5 42.9
Female Your employer 5.2 1.0 7.5 5.4 8.6 3.6
Other employer 4.5 3.5 3.9 3.5 7.6 7.3
Own plan 1.1 3.5 .7 .5


Medicare .4




37.5
Medicaid/assistance 3.4 1.0 3.6 4.0 5.8 4.1
Military/Champus .3 .5
.5
.9
Indian Health 1.4 1.5 1.8 1.0
2.7
Other source 2.5 1.5 1.4
.7 10.0 50.0
None 81.1 87.5 81.1 85.2 77.3 71.4 12.5
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who indicated that they do not have medical coverage and do not have Medicare.

There are some types of coverages you many not have considered.
Please tell me if you have any of the following coverage through:?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 909 178 282 191 144 100 14
Your employer 63 7 27 12 13 3 1
Other employer 24 6 6 3 5 4
Own plan 9 3 3 1 1 1
Medicare 7 1


1 5
Medicaid/assistance 22 2 3 7 5 5
Military/Champus 18 1 3 3 6 4 1
Indian Health 7 2 2 1
1 1
Other source 20 6 5 1 1 5 2
Don't know/Not sure 7 4 2

1
None 732 146 231 163 113 75 4
Male Total 435 98 138 83 72 36 8
Your employer 41 6 18 7 9
1
Other employer 6 5 1



Own plan 5 1 2
1 1
Medicare 4 1


1 2
Medicaid/assistance 8 1 1 3 1 2
Military/Champus 15
3 2 6 3 1
Indian Health 2 1



1
Other source 9 5 3 1


Don't know/Not sure 4 3 1



None 341 75 109 70 55 29 3
Female Total 474 80 144 108 72 64 6
Your employer 22 1 9 5 4 3
Other employer 18 1 5 3 5 4
Own plan 4 2 1 1


Medicare 3




3
Medicaid/assistance 14 1 2 4 4 3
Military/Champus 3 1
1
1
Indian Health 5 1 2 1
1
Other source 11 1 2
1 5 2
Don't know/Not sure 3 1 1

1
None 391 71 122 93 58 46 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who indicated that they do not have medical coverage and do not have Medicare.