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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

Would you like your work site to have a policy that restricts smoking in some way?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 31.2 33.3 32.8 31.4 31.0 25.7 24.1
No 68.8 66.7 67.2 68.6 69.0 74.3 75.9
Male Yes 28.3 38.8 29.6 25.4 26.5 22.3 4.2
No 71.7 61.2 70.4 74.6 73.5 77.7 95.8
Female Yes 37.0 21.1 40.3 41.5 39.3 35.0 47.8
No 63.0 78.9 59.7 58.5 60.7 65.0 52.2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are employed and whose workplace does not have an
official policy that restricts smoking
Return to Question Page
Would you like your work site to have a policy that restricts smoking in some way?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 849 129 218 207 172 87 36
Yes 240 36 64 64 46 21 9
No 536 85 131 128 113 58 21
Don't know/not sure 64 8 23 13 9 5 6
Refused 9

2 4 3
Male Total 509 79 138 118 98 58 18
Yes 131 26 38 33 21 12 1
No 339 48 88 77 70 42 14
Don't know/not sure 34 5 12 6 5 3 3
Refused 5

2 2 1
Female Total 340 50 80 89 74 29 18
Yes 109 10 26 31 25 9 8
No 197 37 43 51 43 16 7
Don't know/not sure 30 3 11 7 4 2 3
Refused 4


2 2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are employed and whose workplace does not have an
official policy that restricts smoking