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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
In restaurants, when customers are smoking,
workers are exposed to secondhand smoke.
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement:
Smoking should not be allowed in restaurants?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Strongly agree 12.5 9.0 14.6 11.2 10.8 13.2 15.6
Somewhat agree 35.3 40.6 31.9 35.1 35.1 34.1 36.6
Neither agree nor disagree 47.9 41.5 50.0 49.6 51.1 47.4 44.7
Strongly disagree 1.8 1.4 2.0 2.8 1.2 2.2 1.3
Somewhat disagree 2.5 7.5 1.6 1.4 1.8 3.1 1.8
Male Strongly agree 11.8 8.2 14.8 11.4 9.6 8.3 17.6
Somewhat agree 37.9 47.0 38.6 34.8 39.1 39.0 31.4
Neither agree nor disagree 45.8 40.8 41.3 48.5 47.6 46.4 48.9
Strongly disagree 1.9
2.5 3.2 1.7 2.9 .5
Somewhat disagree 2.6 4.1 2.8 2.1 2.1 3.4 1.6
Female Strongly agree 13.1 9.9 14.3 10.9 12.1 17.9 14.3
Somewhat agree 32.9 33.8 24.9 35.3 31.0 29.6 40.3
Neither agree nor disagree 49.8 42.3 59.1 50.7 54.7 48.3 41.7
Strongly disagree 1.8 2.8 1.4 2.4 .7 1.6 1.8
Somewhat disagree 2.4 11.2 .3 .7 1.5 2.7 1.8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

In restaurants, when customers are smoking,
workers are exposed to secondhand smoke.
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement:
Smoking should not be allowed in restaurants?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1,994 186 348 435 410 261 354
Strongly agree 252 17 51 51 43 39 51
Somewhat agree 696 75 113 153 141 89 125
Neither agree nor disagree 934 80 172 211 206 118 147
Strongly disagree 39 3 6 12 6 6 6
Somewhat disagree 44 9 5 6 9 7 8
Don't know/Not sure 25 2 1 2 3 2 15
Refused 4


2
2
Male Total 814 79 154 177 177 105 122
Strongly agree 95 7 23 19 17 9 20
Somewhat agree 310 37 60 62 70 42 39
Neither agree nor disagree 357 31 62 84 80 47 53
Strongly disagree 18
4 6 4 3 1
Somewhat disagree 21 3 4 5 4 3 2
Don't know/Not sure 12 1 1 1 1 1 7
Refused 1


1

Female Total 1,180 107 194 258 233 156 232
Strongly agree 157 10 28 32 26 30 31
Somewhat agree 386 38 53 91 71 47 86
Neither agree nor disagree 577 49 110 127 126 71 94
Strongly disagree 21 3 2 6 2 3 5
Somewhat disagree 23 6 1 1 5 4 6
Don't know/Not sure 13 1
1 2 1 8
Refused 3


1
2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.