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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 there you would not be able
to take time off for health-related reasons?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Major barrier 41.3 33.4 21.0 58.0 40.4 37.0
Minor barrier 15.4
17.6
24.5 21.7
No barrier 15.3
38.6 11.8 4.4 27.8
Not applicable 28.0 66.6 22.8 30.2 30.7 13.4
Male Major barrier 25.4

37.5 21.7 44.4
Minor barrier 24.2
33.3
43.5 11.1
No barrier 11.7
33.3
4.3 33.3
Not applicable 38.7 100.0 33.3 62.5 30.4 11.1
Female Major barrier 55.6 100.0 33.3 70.3 64.4 30.8
Minor barrier 7.6
8.3

30.8
No barrier 18.5
41.7 18.9 4.4 23.1
Not applicable 18.4
16.7 10.8 31.1 15.4
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 there you would not be able
to take time off for health-related reasons?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 74 2 10 18 29 15
Major barrier 34 1 3 11 14 5
Minor barrier 11
2
6 3
No barrier 11
3 2 2 4
Not applicable 16 1 2 4 7 2
Don't know/Not sure 2

1
1
Male Total 31 1 3 6 15 6
Major barrier 8

2 4 2
Minor barrier 8
1
6 1
No barrier 4
1
1 2
Not applicable 10 1 1 3 4 1
Don't know/Not sure 1

1


Female Total 43 1 7 12 14 9
Major barrier 26 1 3 9 10 3
Minor barrier 3
1

2
No barrier 7
2 2 1 2
Not applicable 6
1 1 3 1
Don't know/Not sure 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.