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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1998

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1998

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies

Are you seriously considering stopping smoking within the next 6 months?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 64.3 68.7 69.8 65.6 59.6 58.4 54.1
No 35.7 31.3 30.2 34.4 40.4 41.6 45.9
Male Yes 63.1 71.0 67.2 63.7 57.0 56.4 49.1
No 36.9 29.0 32.8 36.3 43.0 43.6 50.9
Female Yes 65.6 65.5 72.8 67.7 62.2 60.5 57.5
No 34.4 34.5 27.2 32.3 37.8 39.5 42.5
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes
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Are you seriously considering stopping smoking within the next 6 months?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1208 155 264 312 244 123 110
Yes 736 97 184 199 135 68 53
No 432 53 72 105 99 52 51
Don't know/not sure 39 5 7 8 10 3 6
Refused 1
1



Male Total 526 77 121 127 109 56 36
Yes 314 51 85 77 58 28 15
No 197 25 32 44 49 27 20
Don't know/not sure 15 1 4 6 2 1 1
Female Total 682 78 143 185 135 67 74
Yes 422 46 99 122 77 40 38
No 235 28 40 61 50 25 31
Don't know/not sure 24 4 3 2 8 2 5
Refused 1
1



Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes