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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Which of these best describes your place of work's smoking policy for indoor public or common areas, such as lobbies, rest rooms, and lunch rooms?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Smoking is not allowed in any public areas 80.2 76.2 75.7 83.2 78.9 84.4 86.4
It is allowed in some public areas 18.8 23.8 21.6 16.8 20.0 14.4 11.0
It is allowed in all public areas 1.1
2.7
1.1 1.2 2.5
Male Smoking is not allowed in any public areas 77.0 75.7 73.8 78.4 76.2 79.6 87.9
It is allowed in some public areas 21.1 24.3 21.3 21.6 21.5 18.2 12.1
It is allowed in all public areas 1.9
4.9
2.2 2.3
Female Smoking is not allowed in any public areas 83.6 76.8 78.2 88.2 81.5 89.7 85.0
It is allowed in some public areas 16.3 23.2 21.8 11.8 18.5 10.3 10.0
It is allowed in all public areas .1




5.0
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 indoor public or common areas, such as lobbies, rest rooms, and lunch rooms?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1,010 76 196 288 269 155 26
Smoking is not allowed in any public areas 811 57 153 239 208 133 21
It is allowed in some public areas 182 18 40 47 54 20 3
It is allowed in all public areas 8
3
3 1 1
Don't know/not sure 8 1
2 4
1
Refused 1



1
Male Total 461 38 88 134 113 76 12
Smoking is not allowed in any public areas 355 27 69 103 84 62 10
It is allowed in some public areas 93 10 16 29 25 12 1
It is allowed in all public areas 7
3
3 1
Don't know/not sure 5 1
2 1
1
Refused 1



1
Female Total 549 38 108 154 156 79 14
Smoking is not allowed in any public areas 456 30 84 136 124 71 11
It is allowed in some public areas 89 8 24 18 29 8 2
It is allowed in all public areas 1




1
Don't know/not sure 3


3

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