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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Are you concerned that you would not be able to find
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(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Major barrier 49.1 24.5 48.6 54.6 50.5 44.2
Minor barrier 17.3
25.0 12.2 17.7 21.9
No barrier 13.5 12.3 19.8 15.1 11.4 11.6
Not applicable 20.1 63.2 6.6 18.2 20.3 22.3
Male Major barrier 49.7
75.0 47.6 52.2 44.4
Minor barrier 19.6
25.0 14.3 17.4 33.3
No barrier 8.0

9.5 8.7 11.1
Not applicable 22.7 100.0
28.6 21.7 11.1
Female Major barrier 48.4 66.7 25.0 61.0 48.1 44.0
Minor barrier 14.6
25.0 10.2 18.2 12.0
No barrier 19.6 33.3 37.5 20.3 15.6 12.0
Not applicable 17.3
12.5 8.5 18.2 32.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or health problem, are unable to work, are out of work, are less than 65 years old, and not limited in the amount of work they can do because of any impairment or a health problem.

Are you concerned that you would not be able to find
a job offering affordable health insurance as a benefit?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 137 3 17 35 51 31
Major barrier 67 1 8 17 26 15
Minor barrier 21
4 4 8 5
No barrier 18 1 3 4 6 4
Not applicable 23 1 1 5 10 6
Don't know/Not sure 7
1 5
1
Refused 1


1

Male Total 62 1 6 16 26 13
Major barrier 32
5 7 14 6
Minor barrier 10
1 2 4 3
No barrier 5

1 2 2
Not applicable 11 1
3 6 1
Don't know/Not sure 4

3
1
Female Total 75 2 11 19 25 18
Major barrier 35 1 3 10 12 9
Minor barrier 11
3 2 4 2
No barrier 13 1 3 3 4 2
Not applicable 12
1 2 4 5
Don't know/Not sure 3
1 2


Refused 1


1

Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are limited in any activities because of impairment or health problem, are unable to work, are out of work, are less than 65 years old, and not limited in the amount of work they can do because of any impairment or a health problem.