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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 don't have convenient
or accessible transportation?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Major barrier 21.5 100.0 24.1 25.2 11.2 12.9
Minor barrier 11.4

19.0 13.2 8.0
No barrier 43.3
40.7 25.6 53.1 63.2
Not applicable 23.7
35.2 30.2 22.5 16.0
Male Major barrier 24.9 100.0 33.3 30.0 13.0 11.1
Minor barrier 12.6

30.0 13.0

No barrier 43.8
33.3 20.0 47.8 88.9
Not applicable 18.8
33.3 20.0 26.1

Female Major barrier 18.3 100.0 18.2 21.6 8.9 14.3
Minor barrier 10.4

10.8 13.3 14.3
No barrier 42.9
45.5 29.7 60.0 42.9
Not applicable 28.4
36.4 37.8 17.8 28.6
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 don't have convenient
or accessible transportation?

(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 15 2 3 4 4 2
Minor barrier 10

4 5 1
No barrier 31
3 6 13 9
Not applicable 17
3 4 7 3
Don't know/Not sure 1
1



Male Total 31 1 3 6 15 6
Major barrier 8 1 1 2 3 1
Minor barrier 4

2 2

No barrier 13
1 1 6 5
Not applicable 6
1 1 4

Female Total 43 1 7 12 14 9
Major barrier 7 1 2 2 1 1
Minor barrier 6

2 3 1
No barrier 18
2 5 7 4
Not applicable 11
2 3 3 3
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.