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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
What type of health care coverage do you use to pay for most of your medical care?
Is it coverage through?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Your employer 54.4 31.6 62.5 60.2 57.3 48.2 30.0
Other employer 24.2 46.5 16.9 20.8 24.5 22.8 11.7
Own plan 11.4 6.7 7.4 10.7 11.6 20.4 33.6
Medicare .1




7.9
Medicaid/assistance 6.4 10.6 9.3 6.3 3.6 3.3 3.4
Military/Champus 2.0 1.8 2.1 1.3 1.8 3.1 5.4
Indian Health .1 .4

.4

Other source 1.0 1.9 .8 .5 .7 1.9 2.3
Don't know/Not sure .2 .2 .2 .1 .1
5.7
None .2 .4 .5

.2
Refused .1
.3

.2
Male Your employer 65.2 40.0 74.7 73.9 67.5 57.1 24.8
Other employer 14.1 43.1 3.5 9.3 14.1 12.7 10.8
Own plan 11.6 7.4 7.7 9.6 12.3 21.1 41.8
Medicare .1




6.5
Medicaid/assistance 4.6 4.0 8.6 5.0 2.8 1.7
Military/Champus 2.9 2.0 3.6 1.7 2.8 4.5 10.8
Indian Health .1 .8




Other source 1.1 2.4 1.4 .4 .2 2.5
Don't know/Not sure .2 .4
.2 .3
5.4
Refused .2
.6

.4
Female Your employer 44.2 22.9 51.8 47.0 47.6 40.1 35.2
Other employer 33.7 50.1 28.8 31.9 34.4 32.0 12.7
Own plan 11.2 5.9 7.1 11.8 10.8 19.7 25.4
Medicare .1




9.2
Medicaid/assistance 8.2 17.4 10.0 7.7 4.5 4.8 6.9
Military/Champus 1.1 1.6 .7 1.0 .9 1.8
Indian Health .2


.7

Other source .9 1.4 .3 .7 1.1 1.3 4.6
Don't know/Not sure .2
.4


6.0
None .3 .8 .9

.3
Denominator is: All survey respondents who have medical coverage and do not have medicare

What type of health care coverage do you use to pay for most of your medical care?
Is it coverage through?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2212 213 503 625 509 334 28
Your employer 1252 73 315 384 302 169 9
Other employer 484 86 88 125 113 69 3
Own plan 259 20 39 65 58 69 8
Medicare 2




2
Medicaid/assistance 136 22 45 39 19 10 1
Military/Champus 37 4 7 8 8 9 1
Indian Health 4 1

3

Other source 25 5 5 3 5 6 1
Don't know/Not sure 7 1 1 1 1
3
None 4 1 2

1
Refused 2
1

1
Male Total 949 110 212 271 204 141 11
Your employer 648 47 167 206 141 84 3
Other employer 112 40 9 22 25 15 1
Own plan 111 13 15 27 23 29 4
Medicare 1




1
Medicaid/assistance 34 3 12 9 7 3
Military/Champus 25 2 5 5 6 6 1
Indian Health 1 1




Other source 11 3 3 1 1 3
Don't know/Not sure 4 1
1 1
1
Refused 2
1

1
Female Total 1263 103 291 354 305 193 17
Your employer 604 26 148 178 161 85 6
Other employer 372 46 79 103 88 54 2
Own plan 148 7 24 38 35 40 4
Medicare 1




1
Medicaid/assistance 102 19 33 30 12 7 1
Military/Champus 12 2 2 3 2 3
Indian Health 3


3

Other source 14 2 2 2 4 3 1
Don't know/Not sure 3
1


2
None 4 1 2

1
Denominator is: All survey respondents who have medical coverage and do not have medicare
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