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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement:
Tobacco use by both children and adults should not
be allowed on school grounds or at any school events?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Strongly agree 84.1 76.6 81.7 84.7 84.6 86.9 88.2
Somewhat agree 8.1 10.4 9.1 8.0 8.4 7.1 6.0
Neither agree not disagree .8 .4 .6 .5 .9 .5 1.7
Strongly disagree 3.0 5.3 3.1 2.5 2.6 2.4 2.6
Somewhat disagree 4.1 7.3 5.4 4.4 3.5 3.1 1.5
Male Strongly agree 80.9 72.6 79.2 80.3 81.7 86.3 85.3
Somewhat agree 9.3 11.2 10.0 9.0 9.9 8.5 7.3
Neither agree not disagree .9
.7 .6 1.4 .4 2.2
Strongly disagree 3.8 8.4 3.7 3.7 2.3 2.6 3.4
Somewhat disagree 5.0 7.8 6.4 6.4 4.7 2.2 1.8
Female Strongly agree 87.1 80.9 84.3 88.9 87.4 87.5 90.2
Somewhat agree 6.9 9.5 8.2 7.0 6.9 5.8 5.1
Neither agree not disagree .7 .9 .6 .4 .5 .6 1.3
Strongly disagree 2.2 2.1 2.6 1.3 3.0 2.1 2.1
Somewhat disagree 3.1 6.7 4.4 2.4 2.2 4.0 1.3
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Do you agree or disagree with the following statement:
Tobacco use by both children and adults should not
be allowed on school grounds or at any school events?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 5,401 456 1,041 1,142 1,118 681 963
Strongly agree 4,515 356 845 957 939 586 832
Somewhat agree 427 40 100 90 89 49 59
Neither agree not disagree 39 2 6 6 8 3 14
Strongly disagree 157 24 33 27 34 16 23
Somewhat disagree 205 34 52 50 36 18 15
Don't know/Not sure 44
4 10 8 7 15
Refused 14
1 2 4 2 5
Male Total 2,274 202 463 496 494 288 331
Strongly agree 1,822 149 363 388 404 243 275
Somewhat agree 210 20 48 49 45 24 24
Neither agree not disagree 17
2 3 5 1 6
Strongly disagree 83 17 17 17 12 9 11
Somewhat disagree 111 16 29 33 21 7 5
Don't know/Not sure 23
3 5 4 3 8
Refused 8
1 1 3 1 2
Female Total 3,127 254 578 646 624 393 632
Strongly agree 2,693 207 482 569 535 343 557
Somewhat agree 217 20 52 41 44 25 35
Neither agree not disagree 22 2 4 3 3 2 8
Strongly disagree 74 7 16 10 22 7 12
Somewhat disagree 94 18 23 17 15 11 10
Don't know/Not sure 21
1 5 4 4 7
Refused 6

1 1 1 3
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.