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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Because of any impairment or a health problem, do you need the help of other persons with your PERSONAL care needs, such as eating, bathing, dressing, or getting around the house?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 5.5 5.2 1.1 4.0 8.0 3.6 7.5
No 94.5 94.8 98.9 96.0 92.0 96.4 92.5
Male Yes 4.9 10.6
4.9 9.3
3.9
No 95.1 89.4 100.0 95.1 90.7 100.0 96.1
Female Yes 6.1
2.5 3.3 6.8 6.4 10.3
No 93.9 100.0 97.5 96.7 93.2 93.6 89.7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are disabled.

Because of any impairment or a health problem, do you need the help of other persons with your PERSONAL care needs, such as eating, bathing, dressing, or getting around the house?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 767 52 88 118 183 129 197
Yes 40 2 1 6 16 4 11
No 721 49 87 111 166 123 185
Don't know/Not sure 4 1
1
1 1
Refused 2


1 1
Male Total 312 21 40 42 77 52 80
Yes 14 2
2 7
3
No 295 19 40 40 70 50 76
Don't know/Not sure 2



1 1
Refused 1



1
Female Total 455 31 48 76 106 77 117
Yes 26
1 4 9 4 8
No 426 30 47 71 96 73 109
Don't know/Not sure 2 1
1


Refused 1


1

Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are disabled.