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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

Are you concerned that you wouldn't earn enough money to make up for the disability-related benefits that you would lose by becoming employed?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Major barrier 33.8
20.0 40.7 40.7 32.7
Minor barrier 7.9
9.9 6.9 7.8 10.2
No barrier 15.8 14.3 13.0 21.3 10.3 16.6
Not applicable 42.5 85.7 57.1 31.1 41.1 40.6 100.0
Male Major barrier 35.2
25.5 35.0 43.5 40.3
Minor barrier 8.4
10.6 8.7 4.8 12.6
No barrier 17.1
8.5 31.1 8.1 14.3
Not applicable 39.3 100.0 55.3 25.2 43.5 32.8
Female Major barrier 32.3
13.6 48.1 37.8 26.7
Minor barrier 7.5
9.1 4.6 10.8 8.3
No barrier 14.5 30.0 18.2 8.6 12.6 18.3
Not applicable 45.7 70.0 59.1 38.7 38.7 46.7 100.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or health problem and are unable to work, are out of work, are less than 65 years old and are not limited in the amount of work they can do because of any impairment or health problem
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Are you concerned that you wouldn't earn enough money to make up for the disability-related benefits that you would lose by becoming employed?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 217 6 23 60 64 61 3
Major barrier 67
5 23 23 16
Minor barrier 21
3 5 5 8
No barrier 32 1 3 9 8 11
Not applicable 90 5 12 22 26 23 2
Don't know/not sure 6

1 2 3
Refused 1




1
Male Total 93 2 10 28 27 26
Major barrier 35
3 12 11 9
Minor barrier 9
2 2 1 4
No barrier 14
1 6 3 4
Not applicable 34 2 4 8 12 8
Don't know/not sure 1



1
Female Total 124 4 13 32 37 35 3
Major barrier 32
2 11 12 7
Minor barrier 12
1 3 4 4
No barrier 18 1 2 3 5 7
Not applicable 56 3 8 14 14 15 2
Don't know/not sure 5

1 2 2
Refused 1




1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or health problem and are unable to work, are out of work, are less than 65 years old and are not limited in the amount of work they can do because of any impairment or health problem