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2001 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2001

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement:
Cigarette companies deliberately advertise and promote cigarettes to encourage youth under 18 to smoke?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Strongly agree 46.6 39.8 38.6 46.2 54.6 49.3 48.8
Somewhat agree 18.6 26.6 20.1 17.2 18.7 17.2 14.6
Neither agree not disagree 3.8 2.0 4.6 3.8 2.6 5.2 4.3
Strongly disagree 12.2 13.3 16.5 11.9 10.4 9.3 11.6
Somewhat disagree 12.9 17.5 14.4 17.2 9.2 11.7 8.1
Don't know/Not sure 5.9 .8 5.8 3.7 4.6 7.3 12.5
Male Strongly agree 44.2 46.2 35.9 43.6 50.9 42.7 45.5
Somewhat agree 20.1 20.7 20.4 18.5 21.3 21.9 18.4
Neither agree not disagree 3.7 3.1 4.1 3.4 2.2 5.5 4.8
Strongly disagree 13.0 12.9 18.9 12.2 10.9 8.8 13.6
Somewhat disagree 14.2 17.2 15.9 19.3 10.5 14.4 7.7
Don't know/Not sure 4.8
4.8 3.1 4.2 6.7 9.9
Female Strongly agree 48.9 33.1 41.5 48.7 58.2 55.5 51.2
Somewhat agree 17.2 32.8 19.7 15.9 16.1 12.8 11.7
Neither agree not disagree 3.8 .8 5.1 4.1 3.1 4.9 3.9
Strongly disagree 11.4 13.7 14.0 11.7 9.8 9.7 10.2
Somewhat disagree 11.6 17.9 12.8 15.2 7.9 9.2 8.4
Don't know/Not sure 7.1 1.7 6.9 4.4 4.9 7.9 14.5
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Do you agree or disagree with the following statement:
Cigarette companies deliberately advertise and promote cigarettes to encourage youth under 18 to smoke?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2,089 207 355 455 410 308 354
Strongly agree 972 80 145 204 218 154 171
Somewhat agree 376 56 77 79 69 47 48
Neither agree not disagree 82 4 16 18 14 15 15
Strongly disagree 256 25 51 55 48 31 46
Somewhat disagree 272 40 49 79 40 36 28
Don't know/Not sure 125 2 17 18 21 23 44
Refused 6

2
2 2
Male Total 895 104 144 205 181 137 124
Strongly agree 386 47 56 83 88 58 54
Somewhat agree 175 19 33 38 34 28 23
Neither agree not disagree 35 3 6 7 6 8 5
Strongly disagree 118 13 23 28 24 12 18
Somewhat disagree 136 22 22 42 21 20 9
Don't know/Not sure 41
4 6 8 9 14
Refused 4

1
2 1
Female Total 1,194 103 211 250 229 171 230
Strongly agree 586 33 89 121 130 96 117
Somewhat agree 201 37 44 41 35 19 25
Neither agree not disagree 47 1 10 11 8 7 10
Strongly disagree 138 12 28 27 24 19 28
Somewhat disagree 136 18 27 37 19 16 19
Don't know/Not sure 84 2 13 12 13 14 30
Refused 2

1

1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.