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1997 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1997 High School


       
            Q40. When you bought cigarettes in a store
              during the past 30 days, were you ever
                    asked to show proof of age?
                     Weighted Column Percents
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 I did not smoke
    cigarettes during the
    past 30 days             74.1    79.3    74.6    72.7    67.1
 I did not buy cigarettes
    in a store during the
    past 30 days             13.9    15.2    15.7    14.3     8.7
 Yes, I was asked to show
    proof of age              5.5     1.4     3.2     4.9    15.8
 No, I was not asked to
    show proof of age         6.5     4.1     6.5     8.1     8.4
 Female
   I did not smoke
      cigarettes during
      the past 30 days       73.1    77.0    73.3    72.5    67.8
   I did not buy
      cigarettes in a
      store during the
      past 30 days           16.1    18.1    18.1    15.9    10.6
   Yes, I was asked to
      show proof of age       4.5     1.3     2.7     3.6    13.2
   No, I was not asked to
      show proof of age       6.2     3.6     5.9     8.0     8.5
 Male
   I did not smoke
      cigarettes during
      the past 30 days       75.1    81.7    75.9    73.0    66.4
   I did not buy
      cigarettes in a
      store during the
      past 30 days           11.5    12.1    13.3    12.5     6.8
   Yes, I was asked to
      show proof of age       6.5     1.5     3.7     6.4    18.5
   No, I was not asked to
      show proof of age       6.8     4.7     7.0     8.1     8.2
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                            Total N =
                              28,533
 
            Q40. When you bought cigarettes in a store
              during the past 30 days, were you ever
                    asked to show proof of age?
                      Unweighted Frequencies
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 I did not smoke
    cigarettes during the
    past 30 days           20,956   6,665   5,883   4,727   3,681
 I did not buy cigarettes
    in a store during the
    past 30 days            4,099   1,378   1,268     941     512
 Yes, I was asked to show
    proof of age            1,610     120     243     328     919
 No, I was not asked to
    show proof of age       1,868     379     511     509     469
 Female
   I did not smoke
      cigarettes during
      the past 30 days     10,556   3,303   2,913   2,441   1,899
   I did not buy
      cigarettes in a
      store during the
      past 30 days          2,445     828     743     551     323
   Yes, I was asked to
      show proof of age       680      52      99     128     401
   No, I was not asked to
      show proof of age       894     169     231     260     234
 Male
   I did not smoke
      cigarettes during
      the past 30 days     10,400   3,362   2,970   2,286   1,782
   I did not buy
      cigarettes in a
      store during the
      past 30 days          1,654     550     525     390     189
   Yes, I was asked to
      show proof of age       930      68     144     200     518
   No, I was not asked to
      show proof of age       974     210     280     249     235
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                            Total N =
                              28,533
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