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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1997

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1997

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+
Not allowed 74.1 61.8 73.9 74.3 77.9 78.6 76.6
Allowed some areas 18.0 28.1 19.6 19.2 12.3 12.1 15.8
Allowed all areas 6.8 9.6 5.6 5.5 8.7 7.1 4.2
Don't know/Not sure 1.1 .5 .9 .9 1.1 2.2 3.3
Male Not allowed 65.2 50.4 64.5 65.6 68.8 72.2 75.7
Allowed some areas 23.6 32.8 26.7 25.1 17.8 16.0 14.6
Allowed all areas 9.9 15.9 8.0 8.4 11.9 9.2 4.9
Don't know/Not sure 1.3 .9 .8 .9 1.5 2.6 4.9
Female Not allowed 85.5 77.0 86.9 85.3 89.0 86.5 77.4
Allowed some areas 10.8 21.9 9.9 11.7 5.7 7.4 17.0
Allowed all areas 2.9 1.2 2.1 2.0 4.8 4.5 3.6
Don't know/Not sure .9
1.0 1.0 .5 1.7 1.9
Denominator is: All survey respondents who are employed for wages or self employed

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 2007 182 488 597 471 201 68
Not allowed 1526 112 367 449 383 162 53
Allowed some areas 345 52 95 113 54 22 9
Allowed all areas 114 17 22 30 28 13 4
Don't know/Not sure 22 1 4 5 6 4 2
Male Total 988 108 253 295 209 98 25
Not allowed 657 56 165 195 149 74 18
Allowed some areas 236 36 70 74 38 14 4
Allowed all areas 84 15 17 24 18 8 2
Don't know/Not sure 11 1 1 2 4 2 1
Female Total 1019 74 235 302 262 103 43
Not allowed 869 56 202 254 234 88 35
Allowed some areas 109 16 25 39 16 8 5
Allowed all areas 30 2 5 6 10 5 2
Don't know/Not sure 11
3 3 2 2 1
Denominator is: All survey respondents who are employed for wages or self employed
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