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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 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 90.0 87.9 91.6 90.1 89.0 90.2 94.8
It is allowed in some work areas 9.3 12.1 8.4 8.8 9.7 9.8 5.2
It is alllowed in all work areas .7

1.1 1.3

Male Smoking is not allowed in any work areas 85.8 94.9 87.5 83.4 83.2 85.1 94.6
It is allowed in some work areas 12.9 5.1 12.5 14.5 14.1 14.9 5.4
It is alllowed in all work areas 1.3

2.1 2.7

Female Smoking is not allowed in any work areas 94.6 79.4 96.8 97.0 94.5 96.0 95.0
It is allowed in some work areas 5.4 20.6 3.2 3.0 5.5 4.0 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 work areas?
(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 work areas 912 65 182 258 242 141 24
It is allowed in some work areas 88 11 14 26 21 14 2
It is alllowed in all work areas 6

3 3

Don't know/Not sure 4

1 3

Male Total 461 38 88 134 113 76 12
Smoking is not allowed in any work areas 396 35 78 111 95 66 11
It is allowed in some work areas 57 3 10 19 14 10 1
It is alllowed in all work areas 6

3 3

Don't knowNot sure 2

1 1

Female Total 549 38 108 154 156 79 14
Smoking is not allowed in any work areas 516 30 104 147 147 75 13
It is allowed in some work areas 31 8 4 7 7 4 1
Don't know/Not sure 2


2

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