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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
In the past 12 months, has a health professional
provided information or help to quit smoking?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 58.8 34.4 60.1 67.4 60.2 62.9 47.8
No 41.2 65.6 39.9 32.6 39.8 37.1 52.2
Male Yes 60.7 66.7 52.9 75.7 50.1 62.2 50.0
No 39.3 33.3 47.1 24.3 49.9 37.8 50.0
Female Yes 57.1 24.2 66.0 60.7 75.0 64.3 46.7
No 42.9 75.8 34.0 39.3 25.0 35.7 53.3
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes and were advised by a doctor or other health professional to quit smoking.

In the past 12 months, has a health professional
provided information or help to quit smoking?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 192 13 51 53 39 20 16
Yes 116 6 29 33 28 13 7
No 75 7 22 20 11 6 9
Don't know/Not sure 1



1
Male Total 74 3 18 20 16 13 4
Yes 47 2 10 14 10 9 2
No 27 1 8 6 6 4 2
Female Total 118 10 33 33 23 7 12
Yes 69 4 19 19 18 4 5
No 48 6 14 14 5 2 7
Don't know/Not sure 1



1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes and were advised by a doctor or other health professional to quit smoking.