Topics
A to Z
Data &
 Statistics
Forms &
Publications
News &
Advisories
Licensing &
Certification
Rules &
Regulations
Public Health
Directory
Print this Article   Bookmark and Share
1997 YRBS Middle School Survey Data

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

1997 Middle School YRBS Questions


Question 19.

Have you ever tried cigarette smoking?

Unweighted Column Percents/ Unweighted Frequencies
                 Unweighted Column Percents
 __________________________________________________________
 ----------------------------------------------------------
                                      6th     7th     8th
 ----------------------------------------------------------
 Total
 Yes                                   32.5    42.1    53.2
 No                                    67.5    57.9    46.8
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                  31.1    40.8    54.2
  No                                   68.9    59.2    45.8
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                  33.8    43.3    52.1
  No                                   66.2    56.7    47.9
 ----------------------------------------------------------
                         Total N =
                           9,609
 
                   Unweighted Frequencies
 __________________________________________________________
 ----------------------------------------------------------
                                      6th     7th     8th
 ----------------------------------------------------------
 Total
 Yes                                    515   1,527   2,359
 No                                   1,068   2,099   2,074
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                   253     736   1,195
  No                                    560   1,067   1,009
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                   258     782   1,157
  No                                    505   1,025   1,062
 ----------------------------------------------------------
                         Total N =
                           9,609
Return to the top of the page.