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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1996

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1996

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
What is the major impairment or health problem that limits your activities?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Arthritis/Rheumatism 13.5 3.1 3.2 7.5 12.9 18.4 20.8
Back/Neck problems 22.0 15.6 14.5 36.1 30.2 20.4 10.7
Fractures 10.1 21.9 16.1 9.0 12.1 11.7 4.5
Walking problems 8.3 12.5 4.8 3.8 3.4 5.8 16.9
Lung/Breath 7.4 6.3 8.1 9.0 6.0 5.8 7.9
Hearing 1.1 3.1 3.2 1.5
1.0 .6
Eye/Vision 4.3 12.5 4.8 3.0
2.9 7.3
Heart 6.7

1.5 6.0 12.6 11.2
Stroke 1.0



1.9 2.2
Blood pressure .3


.9
.6
Diabetes 1.0

.8 2.6 1.0 .6
Cancer 1.4
1.6 .8 2.6 1.9 1.1
Emotional 2.7 6.3 14.5 3.0 .9 1.0
Other 19.2 18.8 29.0 23.3 19.0 15.5 15.2
Don't know/Not sure 1.0

.8 3.4
.6
Male Arthritis/Rheumatism 7.2

3.5 10.8 11.1 9.1
Back/Neck problems 25.9 14.3 20.0 42.1 30.8 27.8 10.6
Fractures 12.5 28.6 20.0 10.5 15.4 16.7 3.0
Walking problems 8.0 14.3 4.0 1.8 3.1 2.8 21.2
Lung/Breath 7.2 7.1 12.0 7.0 6.2 2.8 9.1
Hearing 1.5
4.0 3.5
2.8
Eye/Vision 4.2 7.1 4.0 5.3
2.8 7.6
Heart 9.1

3.5 7.7 19.4 15.2
Stroke .8




3.0
Blood pressure .4


1.5

Diabetes .8

1.8 1.5

Cancer 1.5

1.8 3.1
1.5
Emotional 1.5
12.0
1.5

Other 18.6 28.6 24.0 19.3 15.4 13.9 19.7
Don't know/Not sure .8


3.1

Female Arthritis/Rheumatism 18.0 5.6 5.4 10.5 15.7 22.4 27.7
Back/Neck problems 19.1 16.7 10.8 31.6 29.4 16.4 10.7
Fractures 8.3 16.7 13.5 7.9 7.8 9.0 5.4
Walking problems 8.6 11.1 5.4 5.3 3.9 7.5 14.3
Lung/Breath 7.5 5.6 5.4 10.5 5.9 7.5 7.1
Hearing .8 5.6 2.7


.9
Eye/Vision 4.4 16.7 5.4 1.3
3.0 7.1
Heart 5.0


3.9 9.0 8.9
Stroke 1.1



3.0 1.8
Blood pressure .3




.9
Diabetes 1.1


3.9 1.5 .9
Cancer 1.4
2.7
2.0 3.0 .9
Emotional 3.6 11.1 16.2 5.3
1.5
Other 19.7 11.1 32.4 26.3 23.5 16.4 12.5
Don't know/Not sure 1.1

1.3 3.9
.9
Denominator is: All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or health problem



What is the major impairment or health problem that limits your activities?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 624 32 62 133 116 103 178
Arthritis/Rheumatism 84 1 2 10 15 19 37
Back/Neck problems 137 5 9 48 35 21 19
Fractures 63 7 10 12 14 12 8
Walking problems 52 4 3 5 4 6 30
Lung/Breath 46 2 5 12 7 6 14
Hearing 7 1 2 2
1 1
Eye/Vision 27 4 3 4
3 13
Heart 42

2 7 13 20
Stroke 6



2 4
Blood pressure 2


1
1
Diabetes 6

1 3 1 1
Cancer 9
1 1 3 2 2
Emotional 17 2 9 4 1 1
Other 120 6 18 31 22 16 27
Don't know/Not sure 6

1 4
1
Male Total 263 14 25 57 65 36 66
Arthritis/Rheumatism 19

2 7 4 6
Back/Neck problems 68 2 5 24 20 10 7
Fractures 33 4 5 6 10 6 2
Walking problems 21 2 1 1 2 1 14
Lung/Breath 19 1 3 4 4 1 6
Hearing 4
1 2
1
Eye/Vision 11 1 1 3
1 5
Heart 24

2 5 7 10
Stroke 2




2
Blood pressure 1


1

Diabetes 2

1 1

Cancer 4

1 2
1
Emotional 4
3
1

Other 49 4 6 11 10 5 13
Don't know/Not sure 2


2

Female Total 361 18 37 76 51 67 112
Arthritis/Rheumatism 65 1 2 8 8 15 31
Back/Neck problems 69 3 4 24 15 11 12
Fractures 30 3 5 6 4 6 6
Walking problems 31 2 2 4 2 5 16
Lung/Breath 27 1 2 8 3 5 8
Hearing 3 1 1


1
Eye/Vision 16 3 2 1
2 8
Heart 18


2 6 10
Stroke 4



2 2
Blood pressure 1




1
Diabetes 4


2 1 1
Cancer 5
1
1 2 1
Emotional 13 2 6 4
1
Other 71 2 12 20 12 11 14
Don't know/Not sure 4

1 2
1
Denominator is: All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or health problem
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