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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
During the past 12 months, have you quit smoking
for 1 day or longer?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 54.6 74.5 61.5 52.1 43.5 45.4 50.1
No 45.4 25.5 38.5 47.9 56.5 54.6 49.9
Male Yes 58.1 78.6 66.4 58.0 41.3 47.7 59.7
No 41.9 21.4 33.6 42.0 58.7 52.3 40.3
Female Yes 50.8 70.5 55.9 46.5 46.2 42.5 41.4
No 49.2 29.5 44.1 53.5 53.8 57.5 58.6
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes every day.

During the past 12 months, have you quit smoking
for 1 day or longer?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1,226 135 255 315 252 154 115
Yes 648 102 152 163 111 70 50
No 575 33 101 152 140 84 65
Don't know 2
1
1

Refused 1
1



Male Total 552 57 112 138 126 75 44
Yes 305 48 71 76 53 34 23
No 246 9 40 62 73 41 21
Refused 1
1



Female Total 674 78 143 177 126 79 71
Yes 343 54 81 87 58 36 27
No 329 24 61 90 67 43 44
Don't know 2
1
1

Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes every day.