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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

At your last visit to your health care provider, were you advised to quit smoking?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 51.6 38.0 50.3 51.5 58.6 53.6 64.6
No 48.4 62.0 49.7 48.5 41.4 46.4 35.4
Male Yes 46.3 30.1 43.2 49.1 52.0 56.8 64.8
No 53.7 69.9 56.8 50.9 48.0 43.2 35.2
Female Yes 57.2 49.3 58.4 54.1 65.0 50.2 64.5
No 42.8 50.7 41.6 45.9 35.0 49.8 35.5
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes
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At your last visit to your health care provider, were you advised to quit smoking?
(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 627 64 136 158 136 63 70
No 566 90 125 151 106 55 39
Don't know/Not sure 14 1 3 3 2 5
Refused 1




1
Male Total 526 77 121 127 109 56 36
Yes 244 26 52 59 54 30 23
No 276 51 68 66 54 24 13
Don't know/Not sure 6
1 2 1 2
Female Total 682 78 143 185 135 67 74
Yes 383 38 84 99 82 33 47
No 290 39 57 85 52 31 26
Don't know/Not sure 8 1 2 1 1 3
Refused 1




1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes