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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
How much of the time does your vision limit you in reading print in a newspaper, magazine, recipe menu, or numbers on the telephone?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
All of the time 18.5

8.3 18.5 18.8 21.8
Some of the time 8.5


14.8 9.4 7.3
Most of the time 10.8

16.7 11.1 9.4 10.9
Bit of the time 11.5
25.0
18.5 6.3 12.7
None of the time 50.0
75.0 75.0 33.3 56.3 47.3
Don't know/Not sure .8


3.7

Male All of the time 11.8


22.2 21.4 5.3
Some of the time 9.8


22.2 14.3 5.3
Most of the time 9.8

16.7 11.1 7.1 10.5
Bit of the time 15.7
33.3
22.2 7.1 21.1
None of the time 52.9
66.7 83.3 22.2 50.0 57.9
Female All of the time 22.8

16.7 16.7 16.7 30.6
Some of the time 7.6


11.1 5.6 8.3
Most of the time 11.4

16.7 11.1 11.1 11.1
Bit of the time 8.9


16.7 5.6 8.3
None of the time 48.1
100.0 66.7 38.9 61.1 41.7
Don't know/Not sure 1.3


5.6

Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes



How much of the time does your vision limit you in reading print in a newspaper, magazine, recipe menu, or numbers on the telephone?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 130
4 12 27 32 55
All of the time 24

1 5 6 12
Some of the time 11


4 3 4
Most of the time 14

2 3 3 6
Bit of the time 15
1
5 2 7
None of the time 65
3 9 9 18 26
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Male Total 51
3 6 9 14 19
All of the time 6


2 3 1
Some of the time 5


2 2 1
Most of the time 5

1 1 1 2
Bit of the time 8
1
2 1 4
None of the time 27
2 5 2 7 11
Female Total 79
1 6 18 18 36
All of the time 18

1 3 3 11
Some of the time 6


2 1 3
Most of the time 9

1 2 2 4
Bit of the time 7


3 1 3
None of the time 38
1 4 7 11 15
Don't know/Not sure 1


1

Denominator is: All survey respondents who were told by their doctor that they had diabetes
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