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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

During the past two weeks, did you talk with friends, neighbors or any relatives on the telephone?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 95.7 94.0 94.7 96.1 96.8 94.7 96.3
No 4.3 6.0 5.3 3.9 3.2 5.3 3.7
Male Yes 94.2 91.8 95.4 93.5 96.0 91.6 95.2
No 5.8 8.2 4.6 6.5 4.0 8.4 4.8
Female Yes 97.1 96.4 94.0 98.9 97.7 97.4 97.1
No 2.9 3.6 6.0 1.1 2.3 2.6 2.9
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or health problem
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During the past two weeks, did you talk with friends, neighbors or any relatives on the telephone?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2811 230 439 601 536 391 614
Yes 2710 220 422 584 521 374 589
No 99 10 17 17 15 17 23
Refused 2




2
Male Total 1179 108 208 249 238 157 219
Yes 1118 102 200 235 230 146 205
No 60 6 8 14 8 11 13
Refused 1




1
Female Total 1632 122 231 352 298 234 395
Yes 1592 118 222 349 291 228 384
No 39 4 9 3 7 6 10
Refused 1




1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or health problem