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New Jersey Behavioral Risk Factor Survey
CDC Summary Prevalence Tables, 2003

Index

Overall Health Status

Injury

General Health

Falls

Healthy Days

 

 

 

Health Care Access

Alcohol and Tobacco

Insurance

Alcohol Consumption

Primary Care Provider

Tobacco Use

Cost as a Barrier to Care

 

 

 

Chronic Conditions

Diet and Fitness

Arthritis

Exercise

Asthma

Fruits and Vegetables

Cholesterol Awareness

Weight Control

Diabetes

 

Disability

Sunlight Exposure

Hypertension Awareness

Excess Sun Exposure

 

 

Infectious Diseases

Demographics

HIV/AIDS

Demographics

Immunization

Veterans’ Status

 


Overall Health Status by

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

General Health

Would you say that your general health is excellent, very good, good, fair or poor?

 

Age

 

Sex

 

Income

 

Education

 

Race/Ethnicity

Healthy Days

Now thinking about your physical health, which includes physical illness and injury, for how many days during the past 30 days was your physical health not good?

 

Age

 

Sex

 

Income

 

Education

 

Race/Ethnicity

Now thinking about your mental health, which includes stress, depression and problems with emotions, for how many days during the past 30 days was your mental health not good?

 

Age

 

Sex

 

Income

 

Education

 

Race/Ethnicity

During the past 30 days, for about how many days did poor physical or mental health keep you from doing your usual activities, such as self-care, work or recreation?

 

Age

 

Sex

 

Income

 

Education

 

Race/Ethnicity

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Health Care Access by

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Insurance

Do you have any kind of health care coverage, including health insurance, prepaid plans such as HMOs or government plans such as Medicare?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Primary Care Provider

Do you have one person you think of as your personal doctor or health care provider?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Cost as a Barrier to Care

Was there a time in the past 12 months when you needed to see a doctor but could not because of the cost?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

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Chronic Conditions by

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Arthritis

During the past 30 days, have you had any symptoms of pain, aching, or stiffness in or around a joint?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Did your joint symptoms begin more than 3 months ago?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Have you ever seen a doctor or other health professional for these joint symptoms?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have some form of arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, lupus or fibromyalgia?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Are you limited in any way in any of your usual activities because of arthritis or joint symptoms?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Do arthritis or joint symptoms now affect whether you work, the type of work you do, or the amount of work you do?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Asthma

Lifetime Asthma History

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Current Asthma Status

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Computed Asthma Status

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Cholesterol Awareness

Have you had your blood cholesterol checked within the past 5 years?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Have you had your blood cholesterol checked within the past 5 years and were told it was high?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Diabetes

Have you ever been told by a doctor that you have diabetes?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Do you now have any health problem that requires you to use special equipment, such as a cane, a wheelchair, a special bed, or a special telephone?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Hypertension Awareness

Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse or other health professional that you have high blood pressure?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Are you currently taking medicine for high blood pressure?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

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Infectious Diseases by

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

HIV/AIDS

Risk Factor for those under 65 who have participated in high-risk behavior.

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Risk Factor for those under 65 who have been counseled on prevention of sexually transmitted diseases through condom use.

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Risk Factor for those under 65 who have been tested for HIV

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Immunization

During the past 12 months, have you had a flu shot?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Have you ever had a pneumonia shot?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

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Injury by

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Falls

In the past 3 months, have you had a fall?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Were you injured? (Fall caused you to limit your regular activities for at least a day to go see a doctor)

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

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Alcohol and Tobacco by

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Alcohol Consumption

Risk Factor for Drink Occasions per day

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Binge Drinking

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Heavy Drinking

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Tobacco Use

4 level smoker status

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Current smoker status

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

During the past 12 months, have you stopped smoking for 1 day or longer because you were trying to quit smoking?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Which statement best describes the rules about smoking inside your home?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

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Diet and Fitness by

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Exercise

During the past month, other than your regular job, did you participate in any physical activities or exercises such as running, calisthenics, golf, gardening, or walking for exercise?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Fruits and Vegetables

Servings of Fruits and Vegetables per day

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Weight Control

Are you now trying to lose weight?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Are you now trying to maintain your current weight, that is, to keep from gaining weight?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Are you eating fewer calories to lose weight or keep from gaining weight?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Are you using physical activity or exercise to lose weight or keep from gaining weight?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

In the past 12 months, has a doctor, nurse or other health professional given you advice about your weight?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Obesity Risk Factor

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

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Sunlight Exposure by

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Excess Sun Exposure

Have you had a sunburn within the past 12 months?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Including times when even a small part of your skin was red for more than 12 hours, how many sunburns have you had within the past 12 months?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

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Demographics by

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Demographics

What is the highest grade or year of school you completed?

Age

Sex

Income

 

Race/Ethnicity

What is your current employment status?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

What is your annual household income from all sources?

Age

Sex

 

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Veteran’s Status

Have you ever served on active duty in the United States Armed Forces, either in the regular military unit or in a National Guard or military reserve unit?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

Which of the following best describes your service in the United States military?

Age

Sex

Income

Education

Race/Ethnicity

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