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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 would lose your Medicare or Medicaid coverage if you went to work?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Major barrier 31.7
26.1 36.5 28.5 38.9
Minor barrier 6.0 14.3 4.2 7.4 6.7 2.9
No barrier 16.3 14.3 15.1 26.6 12.3 8.9
Not applicable 46.0 71.3 54.6 29.5 52.5 49.3 100.0
Male Major barrier 31.3
44.7 32.0 24.2 38.8
Minor barrier 2.6

3.9 4.8

No barrier 18.7
8.5 36.9 14.5 5.2
Not applicable 47.4 100.0 46.8 27.2 56.5 56.0
Female Major barrier 32.0
4.5 42.3 32.5 39.0
Minor barrier 9.5 30.0 9.1 11.8 8.5 5.1
No barrier 13.8 30.0 22.7 13.5 10.3 11.9
Not applicable 44.7 40.0 63.6 32.4 48.7 44.1 100.0
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 would lose your Medicare or Medicaid coverage if you went to work?
(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 62
7 19 18 18
Minor barrier 16 1 1 7 4 3
No barrier 31 1 3 13 9 5
Not applicable 102 4 12 21 33 30 2
Don't know/not sure 5



5
Refused 1




1
Male Total 93 2 10 28 27 26
Major barrier 30
6 9 7 8
Minor barrier 3

2 1

No barrier 14
1 8 4 1
Not applicable 44 2 3 9 15 15
Don't know/not sure 2



2
Female Total 124 4 13 32 37 35 3
Major barrier 32
1 10 11 10
Minor barrier 13 1 1 5 3 3
No barrier 17 1 2 5 5 4
Not applicable 58 2 9 12 18 15 2
Don't know/not sure 3



3
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