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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 was the main reason you have not had a mammogram within the last two years?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Doctor never said it was necessary/Never suggested 8.9
15.0 9.6 10.4
9.4
Doctor told me it was not necessary 7.0

13.5 3.0 17.5 3.8
Not needed/Don?t have breast problem 22.0
10.0 9.6 10.4 7.0 49.1
Cost/Not covered by insurance 14.1
5.0 28.8 23.9 8.8 1.9
Too young 6.5
55.0 8.7


Too old 1.2




3.8
Haven?t had the time 17.8 100.0 5.0 18.3 28.4 24.6 7.5
Too uncomfortable or painful 3.1


10.4 3.5
Radiation fear of exposure 3.2


3.0
7.5
Some other reason (specify) 16.2
10.0 11.5 10.4 38.6 17.0
Female Doctor never said it was necessary/Never suggested 8.9
15.0 9.6 10.4
9.4
Doctor told me it was not necessary 7.0

13.5 3.0 17.5 3.8
Not needed/Don?t have breast problem 22.0
10.0 9.6 10.4 7.0 49.1
Cost/Not covered by insurance 14.1
5.0 28.8 23.9 8.8 1.9
Too young 6.5
55.0 8.7


Too old 1.2




3.8
Haven?t had the time 17.8 100.0 5.0 18.3 28.4 24.6 7.5
Too uncomfortable or painful 3.1


10.4 3.5
Radiation fear of exposure 3.2


3.0
7.5
Some other reason (specify) 16.2
10.0 11.5 10.4 38.6 17.0
Denominator is:
All female survey respondents who have not had a mammogram within the last two years
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What was the main reason you have not had a mammogram within the last two years?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 130 1 14 32 32 18 33
Doctor never said it was necessary/Never suggested 11
1 3 3
4
Doctor told me it was not necessary 10

5 1 2 2
Not needed/Don?t have breast problem 25
1 3 4 2 15
Cost/Not covered by insurance 19
1 7 7 3 1
Too young 12
7 5


Too old 1




1
Haven?t had the time 22 1 1 6 9 3 2
Too uncomfortable or painful 3


2 1
Radiation fear of exposure 2


1
1
Some other reason (specify) 21
1 3 5 7 5
Don't know 4
2


2
Female Total 130 1 14 32 32 18 33
Doctor never said it was necessary/Never suggested 11
1 3 3
4
Doctor told me it was not necessary 10

5 1 2 2
Not needed/Don?t have breast problem 25
1 3 4 2 15
Cost/Not covered by insurance 19
1 7 7 3 1
Too young 12
7 5


Too old 1




1
Haven?t had the time 22 1 1 6 9 3 2
Too uncomfortable or painful 3


2 1
Radiation fear of exposure 2


1
1
Some other reason (specify) 21
1 3 5 7 5
Don't know 4
2


2
Denominator is:
All female survey respondents who have not had a mammogram within the last two years