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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

What other type of physical activity gave you the next most exercise during the past month?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Aerobics class 2.6 4.8 3.6 2.1 2.1 1.6 1.3
Backpacking .1


.7

Basketball 3.7 6.5 8.0 2.1 2.9 1.3
Biking for fun 9.0 10.9 11.4 11.9 8.8 4.5 2.1
Boating/canoe,row,sail .1




.7
Bowling 1.1

1.5 .6 6.5
Calisthenics 1.6
2.2 .8 2.5 .5 3.4
Canoeing in competition .2

.9


Carpentry .6



1.3 3.0
Dancing-aerobics/ballet 1.6 1.8 1.4 3.2 .4 .5 1.3
Fishing from river bank or boat .4

.3 1.1
1.3
Gardening 12.2
7.2 10.4 21.0 17.2 18.7
Golf 4.8 9.0 3.4 1.3 4.8 6.3 7.5
Handball .3



2.7
Health club exercise 1.2 1.4 1.3 1.4
2.7 1.3
Hiking-cross-country 1.7 1.8 2.7 2.1 1.4 1.9
Home exercise 3.6 4.4 2.7 3.0 6.2 2.7 2.1
Horseback riding .7
.7 1.9 .6

Jogging 1.4 5.1 1.6 .3 1.4 .7
Mountain climbing .2 .6
.5 .3

Mowing lawn .1




.7
Painting/papering house .3


1.5

Racquetball 1.0
2.2 2.3


Running 4.6 14.3 6.9 3.9 1.0 1.3
Rope skipping .2


.9

Scuba diving .1 .6




Skating, ice or roller .4 .6 1.5



Snow skiing .3

.7 .3 1.1
Soccer 1.4 3.4 2.4 1.4

.7
Softball 1.4 4.8
1.4 2.2

Stair climbing .5

.8 1.2
.7
Swimming laps 4.6 3.6 3.5 5.0 5.3 3.8 6.1
Tennis 1.0
1.1 .5 2.7 1.3
Volleyball .6 1.4
1.9


Walking 17.2 9.4 16.1 16.3 15.2 23.3 26.7
Watersking .1

.5


Weight lifting 9.0 12.1 9.1 11.4 8.6 5.0 5.5
Other 8.5 3.4 9.8 8.3 5.1 12.4 14.2
Bike machine exercise .9
1.1 1.4 .7 1.1 .7
Rowing machine exercise .5

.5 .6
2.3
Male Aerobics class .3 2.0




Backpacking .3


1.6

Basketball 6.7 6.9 13.9 3.9 6.3 3.0
Biking for fun 10.5 15.8 9.5 14.6 11.0 1.5 2.1
Bowling 1.1

1.0
9.7
Calisthenics .9
1.9
1.6
2.1
Canoeing in competition .4

1.9


Carpentry 1.1



3.0 8.3
Dancing-aerobics/ballet .8

2.9 .8

Fishing from river bank or boat .4


2.3

Gardening 8.4
3.2 5.8 15.1 16.0 20.8
Golf 6.2 13.8 2.5 1.0 7.8 10.5 6.2
Handball .6



6.0
Health club exercise .7
1.3 1.9


Hiking-cross-country 1.8
3.2 1.6 2.3 3.0
Home exercise 2.1 2.0 1.3 2.9 3.7
2.1
Horseback riding .9
1.3 2.9


Jogging 2.7 8.4 2.8
2.3 1.5
Mountain climbing .4 1.0
1.0


Racquetball 1.9
3.8 4.9


Running 5.7 10.8 9.5 4.9 1.6 3.0
Scuba diving .2 1.0




Skating, ice or roller .3 1.0 .6



Snow skiing .2

1.0


Soccer 2.2 4.9 3.2 2.9


Softball 2.3 4.9
2.9 4.7

Swimming laps 3.8 3.0 5.0 1.9 7.0
4.2
Tennis 1.4
1.9
3.9 3.0
Volleyball .6

2.9


Walking 11.2 4.9 11.4 9.7 11.0 18.0 18.7
Weight lifting 11.1 14.8 9.5 14.6 10.2 7.5 6.2
Other 10.7 4.9 12.6 10.7 5.2 14.3 22.9
Bike machine exercise 1.2
1.9 1.9 1.6

Rowing machine exercise .6




6.2
Female Aerobics class 4.9 9.2 8.7 4.0 3.9 3.0 2.1
Basketball .7 5.8
.5


Biking for fun 7.5 3.5 14.0 9.5 7.0 6.9 2.1
Boating/canoe,row,sail .2




1.0
Bowling 1.2

2.0 1.1 3.9
Calisthenics 2.3
2.7 1.5 3.3 1.0 4.1
Dancing-aerobics/ballet 2.3 4.6 3.3 3.5
1.0 2.1
Fishing from river bank or boat .5

.5

2.1
Gardening 15.9
12.7 14.5 26.0 18.2 17.4
Golf 3.5 1.7 4.7 1.5 2.2 3.0 8.2
Health club exercise 1.7 3.5 1.3 1.0
4.9 2.1
Hiking-cross-country 1.7 4.6 2.0 2.5 .6 1.0
Home exercise 5.0 8.1 4.7 3.0 8.3 4.9 2.1
Horseback riding .5

1.0 1.1

Jogging .2

.5 .6

Mountain climbing .1


.6

Mowing lawn .2




1.0
Painting/papering house .6


2.8

Running 3.5 19.7 3.3 3.0 .6

Rope skipping .3


1.7

Skating, ice or roller .4
2.7



Snow skiing .5

.5 .6 2.0
Soccer .5 1.2 1.3


1.0
Softball .5 4.6




Stair climbing 1.0

1.5 2.2
1.0
Swimming laps 5.4 4.6 1.3 7.7 3.9 6.9 7.2
Tennis .6

1.0 1.7

Volleyball .6 3.5
1.0


Walking 23.1 16.2 22.7 22.1 18.9 27.6 31.3
Watersking .2

1.0


Weight lifting 7.0 8.1 8.7 8.5 7.2 3.0 5.1
Other 6.4 1.2 6.0 6.2 5.0 10.8 9.2
Bike machine exercise .6

1.0
2.0 1.0
Rowing machine exercise .5

1.0 1.1

Denominator is:
All survey respondents who said that they engaged in two or more forms of physical activity during the last month
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What other type of physical activity gave you the next most exercise during the past month?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 789 79 166 180 171 99 94
Aerobics class 22 5 6 4 3 2 2
Backpacking 1


1

Basketball 23 4 11 3 4 1
Biking for fun 70 7 19 20 16 6 2
Boating/canoe,row,sail 1




1
Bowling 8

2 1 5
Calisthenics 16
4 2 5 1 4
Canoeing in competition 1

1


Carpentry 3



1 2
Dancing-aerobics/ballet 13 2 2 5 1 1 2
Fishing from river bank or boat 3

1 1
1
Gardening 106
14 21 36 19 16
Golf 36 5 7 3 9 6 6
Handball 1



1
Health club exercise 11 1 4 2
2 2
Hiking-cross-country 17 2 5 5 3 2
Home exercise 33 4 4 7 12 3 3
Horseback riding 4
1 2 1

Jogging 12 5 2 1 3 1
Mountain climbing 3 1
1 1

Mowing lawn 1




1
Painting/papering house 2


2

Racquetball 5
3 2


Running 31 10 11 6 3 1
Rope skipping 1


1

Scuba diving 1 1




Skating, ice or roller 4 1 3



Snow skiing 4

2 1 1
Soccer 9 3 4 1

1
Softball 8 3
2 3

Stair climbing 5

2 2
1
Swimming laps 36 3 7 10 8 4 4
Tennis 8
2 1 4 1
Volleyball 4 1
3


Walking 139 10 25 32 24 23 25
Watersking 1

1


Weight lifting 68 8 17 20 15 4 4
Other 64 3 13 14 9 12 13
Bike machine exercise 8
2 2 1 2 1
Rowing machine exercise 4

1 1
2
Refused 2

1

1
Male Total 327 38 87 63 72 38 29
Aerobics class 1 1




Backpacking 1


1

Basketball 21 3 11 2 4 1
Biking for fun 34 5 9 10 8 1 1
Bowling 4

1
3
Calisthenics 4
2
1
1
Canoeing in competition 1

1


Carpentry 3



1 2
Dancing-aerobics/ballet 2

1 1

Fishing from river bank or boat 1


1

Gardening 28
3 4 9 7 5
Golf 21 4 3 1 7 4 2
Handball 1



1
Health club exercise 3
2 1


Hiking-cross-country 8
3 2 2 1
Home exercise 9 1 1 3 3
1
Horseback riding 2
1 1


Jogging 10 5 2
2 1
Mountain climbing 2 1
1


Racquetball 5
3 2


Running 16 3 7 3 2 1
Scuba diving 1 1




Skating, ice or roller 2 1 1



Snow skiing 1

1


Soccer 6 2 3 1


Softball 7 2
2 3

Swimming laps 14 1 5 2 5
1
Tennis 6
2
3 1
Volleyball 2

2


Walking 38 2 11 6 6 7 6
Weight lifting 35 4 9 9 8 3 2
Other 32 2 7 6 5 6 6
Bike machine exercise 4
2 1 1

Rowing machine exercise 2




2
Female Total 462 41 79 117 99 61 65
Aerobics class 21 4 6 4 3 2 2
Basketball 2 1
1


Biking for fun 36 2 10 10 8 5 1
Boating/canoe,row,sail 1




1
Bowling 4

1 1 2
Calisthenics 12
2 2 4 1 3
Dancing-aerobics/ballet 11 2 2 4
1 2
Fishing from river bank or boat 2

1

1
Gardening 78
11 17 27 12 11
Golf 15 1 4 2 2 2 4
Health club exercise 8 1 2 1
2 2
Hiking-cross-country 9 2 2 3 1 1
Home exercise 24 3 3 4 9 3 2
Horseback riding 2

1 1

Jogging 2

1 1

Mountain climbing 1


1

Mowing lawn 1




1
Painting/papering house 2


2

Running 15 7 4 3 1

Rope skipping 1


1

Skating, ice or roller 2
2



Snow skiing 3

1 1 1
Soccer 3 1 1


1
Softball 1 1




Stair climbing 5

2 2
1
Swimming laps 22 2 2 8 3 4 3
Tennis 2

1 1

Volleyball 2 1
1


Walking 101 8 14 26 18 16 19
Watersking 1

1


Weight lifting 33 4 8 11 7 1 2
Other 32 1 6 8 4 6 7
Bike machine exercise 4

1
2 1
Rowing machine exercise 2

1 1

Refused 2

1

1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who said that they engaged in two or more forms of physical activity during the last month