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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
How often do you get the social and emotional support you need?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Always 45.1 39.4 41.3 38.8 44.8 46.4 59.3
Usually 33.0 34.9 35.1 36.5 34.0 35.3 22.6
Sometimes 14.6 17.4 17.6 18.7 13.5 11.4 8.3
Rarely 4.0 3.4 4.2 3.0 5.6 2.8 4.5
Never 3.4 4.8 1.8 2.9 2.0 4.1 5.3
Male Always 46.5 37.8 43.3 39.2 46.8 51.0 64.0
Usually 31.7 33.0 35.4 38.1 30.5 32.6 17.9
Sometimes 14.3 22.2 16.6 16.9 14.5 6.8 7.0
Rarely 3.4 3.5 3.1 1.9 5.8 2.2 3.9
Never 4.1 3.5 1.7 4.0 2.4 7.4 7.2
Female Always 43.7 41.1 39.2 38.5 42.9 42.5 55.9
Usually 34.2 36.9 34.9 34.9 37.5 37.6 26.0
Sometimes 14.9 12.5 18.7 20.4 12.6 15.4 9.2
Rarely 4.5 3.3 5.4 4.2 5.4 3.3 4.9
Never 2.7 6.2 1.9 1.9 1.7 1.3 4.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

How often do you get the social and emotional support you need?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2,518 242 476 482 511 336 471
Always 1,057 85 186 179 202 147 258
Usually 843 93 173 180 180 109 108
Sometimes 370 42 82 85 77 46 38
Rarely 111 9 20 17 32 11 22
Never 75 8 7 12 11 12 25
Don't know/Not sure 33 2 5 6 2 5 13
Refused 29 3 3 3 7 6 7
Male Total 1,047 106 193 214 214 146 174
Always 451 35 79 79 89 66 103
Usually 324 36 68 85 64 43 28
Sometimes 156 24 34 34 38 14 12
Rarely 43 5 5 5 16 5 7
Never 39 3 3 7 4 9 13
Don't know/Not sure 19 2 1 3 1 5 7
Refused 15 1 3 1 2 4 4
Female Total 1,471 136 283 268 297 190 297
Always 606 50 107 100 113 81 155
Usually 519 57 105 95 116 66 80
Sometimes 214 18 48 51 39 32 26
Rarely 68 4 15 12 16 6 15
Never 36 5 4 5 7 3 12
Don't know/Not sure 14
4 3 1
6
Refused 14 2
2 5 2 3
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.