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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 limited in the kind or amount of work you can do because of any impairment or a health problem?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 16.3 4.2 8.7 14.0 18.7 23.6 27.0
No 83.7 95.8 91.3 86.0 81.3 76.4 73.0
Male Yes 15.5 4.3 9.1 12.7 18.4 23.0 26.6
No 84.5 95.7 90.9 87.3 81.6 77.0 73.4
Female Yes 17.1 4.1 8.2 15.2 19.1 24.3 27.3
No 82.9 95.9 91.8 84.8 80.9 75.7 72.7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Are you limited in the kind or amount of work you can do because of any impairment or a health problem?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 5,346 478 1,039 1,075 1,134 639 981
Yes 919 23 93 156 220 158 269
No 4,401 454 941 919 909 479 699
Don't know/Not sure 25 1 5
5 2 12
Refused 1




1
Male Total 2,273 223 469 474 500 272 335
Yes 364 10 39 62 96 68 89
No 1,902 212 429 412 404 203 242
Don't know/Not sure 6 1 1

1 3
Refused 1




1
Female Total 3,073 255 570 601 634 367 646
Yes 555 13 54 94 124 90 180
No 2,499 242 512 507 505 276 457
Don't know/Not sure 19
4
5 1 9
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.