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1997 YRBS Middle School Survey Data

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

1997 Middle School YRBS Questions


Question 21.

During the past 30 days, on how many days did you smoke cigarettes?

Unweighted Column Percents/ Unweighted Frequencies
                 Unweighted Column Percents
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 0 days                                90.4    84.8    77.0
 1 or 2 days                            4.3     4.7     6.5
 3 to 5 days                            1.6     2.7     3.4
 6 to 9 days                             .8     1.7     2.5
 10 to 19 days                          1.1     2.0     2.9
 20 to 29 days                           .4     1.3     2.7
 All 30 days                            1.3     2.9     5.0
 Female
  Total
  0 days                               88.9    84.9    73.9
  1 or 2 days                           4.2     4.3     7.5
  3 to 5 days                           1.7     2.8     4.1
  6 to 9 days                           1.1     1.6     2.4
  10 to 19 days                         1.7     2.0     3.4
  20 to 29 days                          .5     1.5     3.1
  All 30 days                           1.7     2.9     5.6
 Male
  Total
  0 days                               92.1    84.8    80.0
  1 or 2 days                           4.3     4.9     5.5
  3 to 5 days                           1.5     2.5     2.8
  6 to 9 days                            .5     1.7     2.5
  10 to 19 days                          .3     2.0     2.4
  20 to 29 days                          .4     1.2     2.3
  All 30 days                            .9     2.9     4.4
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                         Total N =
                           9,493
 
                   Unweighted Frequencies
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 0 days                               1,414   3,035   3,380
 1 or 2 days                             67     167     285
 3 to 5 days                             25      95     151
 6 to 9 days                             13      60     109
 10 to 19 days                           17      71     127
 20 to 29 days                            7      47     118
 All 30 days                             21     103     218
 Female
  Total
  0 days                                716   1,510   1,611
  1 or 2 days                            34      77     163
  3 to 5 days                            14      50      90
  6 to 9 days                             9      29      53
  10 to 19 days                          14      36      74
  20 to 29 days                           4      26      67
  All 30 days                            14      51     121
 Male
  Total
  0 days                                692   1,510   1,760
  1 or 2 days                            32      88     122
  3 to 5 days                            11      44      61
  6 to 9 days                             4      31      56
  10 to 19 days                           2      35      53
  20 to 29 days                           3      21      51
  All 30 days                             7      51      96
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                         Total N =
                           9,493
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