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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
During the past twelve months, was there a time
that you did not have any health insurance or coverage?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 12.6 23.6 19.5 11.0 7.7 5.5 3.3
No 87.4 76.4 80.5 89.0 92.3 94.5 96.7
Male Yes 12.0 22.5 18.4 10.6 7.4 5.0 4.9
No 88.0 77.5 81.6 89.4 92.6 95.0 95.1
Female Yes 13.1 24.7 20.5 11.3 8.0 5.9 1.8
No 86.9 75.3 79.5 88.7 92.0 94.1 98.2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have medical coverage and do not have Medicare.

During the past twelve months, was there a time
that you did not have any health insurance or coverage?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 4,980 467 1,117 1,289 1,317 732 58
Yes 602 107 205 145 101 41 3
No 4,374 359 912 1,144 1,214 690 55
Don't know/Not sure 3 1

1 1
Refused 1


1

Male Total 2,152 204 491 556 571 307 23
Yes 250 46 86 61 41 14 2
No 1,901 158 405 495 529 293 21
Refused 1


1

Female Total 2,828 263 626 733 746 425 35
Yes 352 61 119 84 60 27 1
No 2,473 201 507 649 685 397 34
Don't know/Not sure 3 1

1 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have medical coverage and do not have Medicare.