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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
During the past 12 months, what was the longest period of time you did not smoke?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Between 1 and 4 days 30.0 17.5 22.3 31.0 35.3 41.6 61.9
Between 5 and 14 days 21.9 25.6 23.4 20.1 17.4 27.0 15.5
Between 15 days and 1 month 15.8 20.5 14.3 13.3 21.7 5.8 8.4
More than a month 32.3 36.4 40.0 35.7 25.6 25.5 14.3
Male Between 1 and 4 days 23.1 18.5 7.5 20.0 18.2 53.8 66.7
Between 5 and 14 days 24.9 33.6 30.2 26.7 15.9 15.4 16.7
Between 15 days and 1 month 14.8 11.8 18.9
36.4 3.8 16.7
More than a month 37.2 36.1 43.4 53.3 29.5 26.9
Female Between 1 and 4 days 37.6 16.1 37.8 41.4 55.3 28.0 57.1
Between 5 and 14 days 18.6 14.9 16.2 13.8 19.2 40.0 14.3
Between 15 days and 1 month 16.9 32.2 9.5 25.9 4.5 8.0
More than a month 26.9 36.8 36.5 19.0 21.0 24.0 28.6
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes every day.

During the past 12 months, what was the longest period of time you did not smoke?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 226 39 39 57 49 32 10
Between 1 and 4 days 69 7 8 19 17 13 5
Between 5 and 14 days 51 10 9 12 8 10 2
Between 15 days and 1 month 32 7 7 7 8 2 1
More than a month 74 15 15 19 16 7 2
Male Total 107 22 15 28 23 14 5
Between 1 and 4 days 26 4 1 7 4 7 3
Between 5 and 14 days 25 6 4 8 4 2 1
Between 15 days and 1 month 15 3 3
7 1 1
More than a month 41 9 7 13 8 4
Female Total 119 17 24 29 26 18 5
Between 1 and 4 days 43 3 7 12 13 6 2
Between 5 and 14 days 26 4 5 4 4 8 1
Between 15 days and 1 month 17 4 4 7 1 1
More than a month 33 6 8 6 8 3 2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes every day.