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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 not be able to take time off for health-related reasons?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Major barrier 36.0 14.3 33.7 46.5 29.4 33.2 100.0
Minor barrier 15.5 34.3 19.3 16.5 16.3 8.5
No barrier 21.7 41.8 20.8 19.8 18.8 23.3
Not applicable 26.8 9.6 26.2 17.1 35.5 35.0
Male Major barrier 25.2
51.1 27.2 19.1 20.7
Minor barrier 18.4 20.0 8.5 25.2 15.7 15.5
No barrier 29.3 80.0 19.1 27.2 28.7 25.9
Not applicable 27.1
21.3 20.4 36.5 37.9
Female Major barrier 46.8 30.0 13.6 71.6 39.3 42.6 100.0
Minor barrier 12.6 50.0 31.8 5.2 16.8 3.3
No barrier 14.1
22.7 10.3 9.3 21.3
Not applicable 26.5 20.0 31.8 12.9 34.6 32.8
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 not be able to take time off for health-related reasons?
(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 72 1 5 27 21 16 2
Minor barrier 35 3 5 12 8 7
No barrier 40 1 6 9 11 13
Not applicable 60 1 7 11 20 21
Don't know/not sure 9

1 4 4
Refused 1




1
Male Total 93 2 10 28 27 26
Major barrier 21
4 8 6 3
Minor barrier 19 1 1 9 3 5
No barrier 21 1 3 5 7 5
Not applicable 28
2 6 9 11
Don't know/not sure 4


2 2
Female Total 124 4 13 32 37 35 3
Major barrier 51 1 1 19 15 13 2
Minor barrier 16 2 4 3 5 2
No barrier 19
3 4 4 8
Not applicable 32 1 5 5 11 10
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