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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
In the past 12 months, has a health professional provided information or help to quit smoking?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 58.3 58.5 68.4 43.1 52.6 61.1 64.9
No 41.7 41.5 31.6 56.9 47.4 38.9 35.1
Male Yes 46.1 50.0 60.0 15.6 43.7 51.9 62.5
No 53.9 50.0 40.0 84.4 56.3 48.1 37.5
Female Yes 68.2 60.8 74.3 66.4 65.2 75.5 66.0
No 31.8 39.2 25.7 33.6 34.8 24.5 34.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes and were advised by a doctor or other health professional to quit smoking.

In the past 12 months, has a health professional provided information or help to quit smoking?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 190 21 46 32 41 31 19
Yes 113 11 30 18 22 20 12
No 77 10 16 14 19 11 7
Male Total 71 4 17 11 20 15 4
Yes 34 2 9 3 9 8 3
No 37 2 8 8 11 7 1
Female Total 119 17 29 21 21 16 15
Yes 79 9 21 15 13 12 9
No 40 8 8 6 8 4 6
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes and were advised by a doctor or other health professional to quit smoking.