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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1998

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1998

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 year 65.9 61.8 53.9 60.7 65.2 72.4 82.2
W/in 2 years 14.3 17.2 16.0 15.8 15.7 14.1 8.2
W/in 5 years 8.6 11.5 13.2 9.7 7.6 4.7 4.7
5+ years ago 9.7 7.3 14.7 11.7 10.3 8.1 4.3
Never 1.5 2.1 2.2 2.3 1.2 .6 .6
Male W/in year 57.5 49.8 41.2 53.1 56.1 67.5 82.6
W/in 2 years 16.0 19.3 17.7 14.6 18.8 17.4 9.3
W/in 5 years 11.2 16.1 17.0 12.9 9.2 6.3 4.3
5+ years ago 13.4 11.9 20.8 17.2 14.4 8.2 3.4
Never 1.9 2.8 3.3 2.2 1.5 .7 .4
Female W/in year 73.7 74.5 67.2 68.0 74.5 77.2 81.8
W/in 2 years 12.8 15.0 14.2 16.9 12.6 10.9 7.4
W/in 5 years 6.2 6.7 9.2 6.5 5.9 3.2 5.0
5+ years ago 6.1 2.5 8.3 6.3 6.2 8.0 5.0
Never 1.2 1.4 1.0 2.3 .8 .6 .8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents
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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 5403 506 1006 1218 1049 690 934
W/in year 3546 312 555 731 693 493 762
W/in 2 years 782 90 162 205 154 94 77
W/in 5 years 446 61 120 112 79 32 42
5+ years ago 508 34 135 133 106 60 40
Don't know/Not sure 39 2 12 7 6 6 6
Never 80 7 22 29 11 5 6
Refused 2

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Male Total 2269 227 466 493 455 296 332
W/in year 1266 108 192 254 250 194 268
W/in 2 years 375 48 85 78 79 52 33
W/in 5 years 261 39 81 64 44 18 15
5+ years ago 307 25 89 84 69 28 12
Don't know/Not sure 17 2 4 2 5 1 3
Never 42 5 15 10 8 3 1
Refused 1

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Female Total 3134 279 540 725 594 394 602
W/in year 2280 204 363 477 443 299 494
W/in 2 years 407 42 77 127 75 42 44
W/in 5 years 185 22 39 48 35 14 27
5+ years ago 201 9 46 49 37 32 28
Don't know/Not sure 22
8 5 1 5 3
Never 38 2 7 19 3 2 5
Refused 1




1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents