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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Are you concerned that you wouldn't earn enough money to make up for the
disability-related benefits that you would lose by becoming employed?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Major barrier 35.0 38.8 47.1 20.9 47.3 26.9
Minor barrier 10.7
23.5 9.9 8.6 12.0
No barrier 15.4
11.7 18.1 9.9 22.8
Not applicable 39.0 61.2 17.7 51.1 34.3 38.3
Male Major barrier 34.6
50.0 17.6 50.6 27.3
Minor barrier 18.3
25.0 17.6 18.2 18.2
No barrier 10.8

17.6 3.9 18.2
Not applicable 36.3 100.0 25.0 47.1 27.3 36.4
Female Major barrier 35.4 60.0 40.0 25.0 44.3 26.7
Minor barrier 3.1
20.0

6.7
No barrier 20.0
40.0 18.8 15.2 26.7
Not applicable 41.6 40.0
56.3 40.5 40.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or health problem, are unable to work, are out of work, are less than 65 years old, and are not limited in the amount of work they can do because of any impairment or a health problem.

Are you concerned that you wouldn't earn enough money to make up for the
disability-related benefits that you would lose by becoming employed?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 111 3 8 22 44 34
Major barrier 39 1 3 6 20 9
Minor barrier 9
2 2 3 2
No barrier 17
1 4 5 7
Not applicable 40 2 1 9 14 14
Don't know/Not sure 5
1 1 1 2
Refused 1


1

Male Total 52 1 4 13 18 16
Major barrier 17
2 3 8 4
Minor barrier 7
1 2 3 1
No barrier 5

2 1 2
Not applicable 18 1 1 5 4 7
Don't know/Not sure 4

1 1 2
Refused 1


1

Female Total 59 2 4 9 26 18
Major barrier 22 1 1 3 12 5
Minor barrier 2
1

1
No barrier 12
1 2 4 5
Not applicable 22 1
4 10 7
Don't know/Not sure 1
1



Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or health problem, are unable to work, are out of work, are less than 65 years old, and are not limited in the amount of work they can do because of any impairment or a health problem.