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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement:
People should be protected from secondhand smoke?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Strongly agree 67.3 65.5 72.1 70.3 67.5 61.1 64.3
Somewhat agree 19.8 27.4 19.4 18.0 17.8 21.9 18.0
Neither agree nor disagree 3.3 1.8 2.9 3.1 3.1 3.8 5.0
Strongly disagree 4.8 1.8 2.1 3.7 7.6 6.8 6.3
Somewhat disagree 4.8 3.6 3.4 4.9 4.1 6.4 6.4
Male Strongly agree 61.2 58.6 67.4 64.1 59.5 49.5 63.1
Somewhat agree 22.8 31.4 23.2 21.2 21.1 27.5 15.8
Neither agree nor disagree 3.8 2.6 2.5 4.4 2.8 5.5 5.5
Strongly disagree 6.2 2.9 2.4 4.4 10.5 10.1 7.3
Somewhat disagree 6.0 4.4 4.5 5.9 6.1 7.4 8.3
Female Strongly agree 73.1 72.7 76.9 76.3 75.3 72.5 65.1
Somewhat agree 17.0 23.1 15.5 14.9 14.5 16.4 19.6
Neither agree nor disagree 2.9 .9 3.4 1.9 3.3 2.2 4.7
Strongly disagree 3.4 .7 1.9 3.0 4.7 3.5 5.6
Somewhat disagree 3.6 2.6 2.3 3.9 2.2 5.5 5.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Do you agree or disagree with the following statement:
People should be protected from secondhand smoke?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 3,976 361 715 847 825 536 692
Strongly agree 2,644 239 515 586 544 330 430
Somewhat agree 749 89 134 155 155 100 116
Neither agree nor disagree 123 8 21 23 22 17 32
Strongly disagree 179 6 16 29 48 35 45
Somewhat disagree 181 14 24 38 33 32 40
Don't know/Not sure 72 4 4 11 17 17 19
Refused 28 1 1 5 6 5 10
Male Total 1,600 149 315 340 360 206 230
Strongly agree 949 83 212 212 206 102 134
Somewhat agree 354 46 71 73 81 49 34
Neither agree nor disagree 60 5 8 14 10 11 12
Strongly disagree 98 4 8 15 30 22 19
Somewhat disagree 97 8 13 19 22 16 19
Don't know/Not sure 28 2 2 4 8 3 9
Refused 14 1 1 3 3 3 3
Female Total 2,376 212 400 507 465 330 462
Strongly agree 1,695 156 303 374 338 228 296
Somewhat agree 395 43 63 82 74 51 82
Neither agree nor disagree 63 3 13 9 12 6 20
Strongly disagree 81 2 8 14 18 13 26
Somewhat disagree 84 6 11 19 11 16 21
Don't know/Not sure 44 2 2 7 9 14 10
Refused 14

2 3 2 7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.