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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
How important is it that communities keep stores
from selling tobacco products to minors?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Very important 86.9 79.1 89.3 87.1 87.0 86.7 89.3
Somewhat important 10.7 17.3 8.8 10.4 10.8 10.2 8.6
Not very important 1.3 2.1 1.1 1.0 1.1 1.7 1.1
Not important at all 1.2 1.4 .7 1.6 1.1 1.4 1.1
Male Very important 83.3 72.4 86.9 82.8 85.3 83.1 86.2
Somewhat important 13.1 23.7 10.4 12.9 12.3 11.4 10.2
Not very important 1.8 2.1 1.8 1.4 1.3 3.1 1.7
Not important at all 1.9 1.9 .9 3.0 1.1 2.5 1.9
Female Very important 90.2 86.4 91.8 91.3 88.7 90.2 91.4
Somewhat important 8.4 10.5 7.2 7.9 9.4 9.1 7.4
Not very important .8 2.1 .5 .6 .9 .3 .6
Not important at all .6 1.0 .6 .2 1.0 .4 .6
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

How important is it that communities keep stores
from selling tobacco products to minors?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 5,690 511 1,036 1,213 1,189 759 982
Very important 4,863 395 912 1,054 1,014 647 841
Somewhat important 608 87 96 126 137 78 84
Not very important 65 11 13 11 11 10 9
Not important at all 62 9 9 10 12 12 10
Don't know/Not sure 56 5 4 9 6 7 25
Refused 36 4 2 3 9 5 13
Male Total 2,270 218 445 483 490 292 342
Very important 1,835 150 375 398 400 236 276
Somewhat important 321 55 54 67 72 36 37
Not very important 40 5 10 7 5 8 5
Not important at all 41 6 5 8 6 9 7
Don't know/Not sure 16
1 2 2 2 9
Refused 17 2
1 5 1 8
Female Total 3,420 293 591 730 699 467 640
Very important 3,028 245 537 656 614 411 565
Somewhat important 287 32 42 59 65 42 47
Not very important 25 6 3 4 6 2 4
Not important at all 21 3 4 2 6 3 3
Don't know/Not sure 40 5 3 7 4 5 16
Refused 19 2 2 2 4 4 5
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.