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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Which of these best describes your place of work's smoking policy for work areas?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Smoking is not allowed in any work areas 88.5 80.7 84.7 90.9 89.2 91.5 94.3
It is allowed in some work areas 10.4 19.3 13.4 8.3 10.0 6.5 5.7
It is alllowed in all work areas 1.1
1.9 .8 .8 2.0
Male Smoking is not allowed in any work areas 84.4 69.7 77.4 87.7 86.9 90.3 97.6
It is allowed in some work areas 14.1 30.3 19.5 11.8 12.2 5.9 2.4
It is alllowed in all work areas 1.5
3.1 .5 .9 3.8
Female Smoking is not allowed in any work areas 93.2 94.4 93.4 94.7 91.8 92.9 90.0
It is allowed in some work areas 6.1 5.6 6.1 4.1 7.7 7.1 10.0
It is alllowed in all work areas .6
.5 1.2 .6

Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are employed and whose workplace has an official policy that restricts smoking.

Which of these best describes your place of work's smoking policy for work areas?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1,896 121 421 540 550 216 48
Smoking is not allowed in any work areas 1,687 100 365 492 489 198 43
It is allowed in some work areas 180 21 49 41 52 13 4
It is alllowed in all work areas 20
7 4 6 3
Don't know/Not sure 8

3 3 2
Refused 1




1
Male Total 866 58 199 240 254 92 23
Smoking is not allowed in any work areas 729 41 158 211 214 83 22
It is allowed in some work areas 122 17 36 28 35 5 1
It is alllowed in all work areas 12
5 1 3 3
Don't know/Not sure 3


2 1
Female Total 1,030 63 222 300 296 124 25
Smoking is not allowed in any work areas 958 59 207 281 275 115 21
It is allowed in some work areas 58 4 13 13 17 8 3
It is alllowed in all work areas 8
2 3 3

Don't know/Not sure 5

3 1 1
Refused 1




1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are employed and whose workplace has an official policy that restricts smoking.