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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Are you seriously considering stopping smoking within the next 6 months?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 61.5 66.7 63.0 61.1 61.6 54.1 56.1
No 38.5 33.3 37.0 38.9 38.4 45.9 43.9
Male Yes 61.7 69.7 67.5 64.6 49.9 50.9 52.2
No 38.3 30.3 32.5 35.4 50.1 49.1 47.8
Female Yes 61.4 62.9 57.2 57.6 75.9 57.8 57.8
No 38.6 37.1 42.8 42.4 24.1 42.2 42.2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes every day or on some days.

Are you seriously considering stopping smoking within the next 6 months?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 829 117 175 217 169 88 63
Yes 474 74 104 126 98 42 30
No 304 38 63 80 57 39 27
Don't know/Not sure 47 5 7 11 12 7 5
Refused 4
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2
1
Male Total 356 54 81 82 86 39 14
Yes 194 33 51 49 38 17 6
No 135 17 26 30 37 17 8
Don't know/Not sure 24 4 3 3 9 5
Refused 3
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2

Female Total 473 63 94 135 83 49 49
Yes 280 41 53 77 60 25 24
No 169 21 37 50 20 22 19
Don't know/Not sure 23 1 4 8 3 2 5
Refused 1




1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes every day or on some days.