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1997 YRBS Middle School Survey Data

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

1997 Middle School YRBS Questions


Question 24.

Have you ever used chewing tobacco or snuff, such as Redman, Skoal Bandits, or Copenhagen?

Unweighted Column Percents/ Unweighted Frequencies
                 Unweighted Column Percents
 __________________________________________________________
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 Yes                                   12.7    16.9    24.3
 No                                    87.3    83.1    75.7
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                   7.3     8.3    14.7
  No                                   92.7    91.7    85.3
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                  18.3    25.3    33.8
  No                                   81.7    74.7    66.2
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                         Total N =
                           9,620
 
                   Unweighted Frequencies
 __________________________________________________________
 ----------------------------------------------------------
                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 Yes                                    200     614   1,082
 No                                   1,380   3,010   3,368
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                    59     150     325
  No                                    753   1,651   1,888
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                   139     458     752
  No                                    622   1,349   1,474
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                         Total N =
                           9,620
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