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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1997

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1997

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
About how long has it been since you last visited a doctor for a routine checkup?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
W/in 6 months 67.6 64.9 59.7 58.3 67.4 81.0 80.3
W/in 2 years 12.4 13.0 15.0 16.5 11.3 6.6 9.3
W/in 5 years 9.3 14.0 11.3 10.6 9.9 5.4 4.8
4 8.4 3.7 10.9 12.4 9.9 5.5 4.4
Don't know/Not sure .8 2.2 1.2 .8 .3
.5
Never 1.4 2.2 2.0 1.3 1.1 1.4 .6
Refused .0



.1 .2
Male W/in 6 months 58.9 59.5 45.4 48.6 55.3 75.8 81.0
W/in 2 years 13.5 14.2 17.4 15.6 15.2 9.2 6.9
W/in 5 years 13.1 16.1 17.1 15.0 14.0 6.6 7.2
4 12.1 6.3 16.1 18.3 13.5 7.5 4.4
Don't know/Not sure .9 .9 2.0 1.2 .3
.3
Never 1.5 3.0 2.1 1.2 1.8 .7 .3
Refused .0



.2
Female W/in 6 months 75.9 70.6 74.4 67.8 79.8 86.0 79.7
W/in 2 years 11.4 11.6 12.4 17.5 7.5 4.3 11.0
W/in 5 years 5.7 11.7 5.3 6.3 5.8 4.2 3.0
4 5.0 1.0 5.6 6.6 6.3 3.6 4.5
Don't know/Not sure .7 3.7 .4 .4 .3
.6
Never 1.3 1.3 1.9 1.5 .4 2.0 .8
Refused .1




.3
Denominator is: All survey respondents

About how long has it been since you last visited a doctor for a routine checkup?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 3308 292 607 750 592 391 676
W/in 6 months 2259 181 375 443 406 306 548
W/in 2 years 405 41 83 127 65 30 59
W/in 5 years 292 42 64 73 57 26 30
4 278 14 65 91 55 24 29
Don't know/Not sure 27 6 7 7 3
4
Never 45 8 13 9 6 4 5
Refused 2



1 1
Male Total 1399 153 273 327 241 170 235
W/in 6 months 797 82 122 156 125 122 190
W/in 2 years 205 26 48 56 40 18 17
W/in 5 years 177 25 42 45 35 15 15
4 180 12 47 62 35 13 11
Don't know/Not sure 15 2 6 5 1
1
Never 24 6 8 3 5 1 1
Refused 1



1
Female Total 1909 139 334 423 351 221 441
W/in 6 months 1462 99 253 287 281 184 358
W/in 2 years 200 15 35 71 25 12 42
W/in 5 years 115 17 22 28 22 11 15
4 98 2 18 29 20 11 18
Don't know/Not sure 12 4 1 2 2
3
Never 21 2 5 6 1 3 4
Refused 1




1
Denominator is: All survey respondents
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