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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 lose your Supplemental Security Income,
Supplemental Security Disability Income, or other sources of income if you went to work?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Major barrier 30.4
17.8 31.9 28.8 44.4
Minor barrier 10.3 24.5 20.4 8.9 6.7 9.9
No barrier 21.2 12.3 41.4 17.5 16.4 24.2
Not applicable 38.0 63.2 20.4 41.8 48.2 21.5
Male Major barrier 29.3
25.0 28.0 25.0 50.0
Minor barrier 10.4
16.7 8.0 11.4 11.1
No barrier 19.4
41.7 20.0 13.6 22.2
Not applicable 40.8 100.0 16.7 44.0 50.0 16.7
Female Major barrier 31.7
11.8 36.1 34.2 39.1
Minor barrier 10.3 66.7 23.5 9.8
8.7
No barrier 23.2 33.3 41.2 14.8 20.3 26.1
Not applicable 34.9
23.5 39.3 45.6 26.1
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.

Are you concerned that you would lose your Supplemental Security Income,
Supplemental Security Disability Income, or other sources of income if you went to work?

(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 42
3 12 16 11
Minor barrier 15 1 4 3 3 4
No barrier 31 1 6 7 9 8
Not applicable 45 1 4 12 22 6
Don't know/Not sure 4

1 1 2
Male Total 62 1 6 16 26 13
Major barrier 19
2 6 6 5
Minor barrier 7
1 1 3 2
No barrier 11
2 3 3 3
Not applicable 23 1 1 6 13 2
Don't know/Not sure 2


1 1
Female Total 75 2 11 19 25 18
Major barrier 23
1 6 10 6
Minor barrier 8 1 3 2
2
No barrier 20 1 4 4 6 5
Not applicable 22
3 6 9 4
Don't know/Not sure 2

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.