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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1997

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1997

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
About how long has it been since you last smoked cigarettes on a regular daily basis?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
W/in past month 2.1 10.8 6.0 1.6 1.7 1.7 .2
W/in past 3 months 1.7 11.3 1.5 2.1 1.7 .6 1.1
W/in past 6 months 3.4 10.4 6.9 1.1 4.9 2.0 2.4
W/in last year 3.3 7.0 4.6 6.2 2.8 2.0 1.5
W/in last five years 16.6 58.0 48.4 17.9 12.0 10.2 4.8
W/in last fifteen years 24.2
23.0 29.2 26.8 24.7 21.9
15+ years ago 45.8 1.3 3.7 37.6 46.9 56.6 67.3
Don't know/not sure .1
.5



Never smoked regularly 2.8 1.3 5.4 4.4 3.1 2.2 .9
Male W/in past month 1.6 6.9 5.5 .7 1.1 2.1 .4
W/in past 3 months 1.5 5.2
2.7 2.5
1.2
W/in past 6 months 4.4 6.9 11.3 1.7 8.2 3.5 1.3
W/in last year 2.7 10.3 1.1 8.6 .6 1.8 .9
W/in last five years 14.1 64.9 53.2 16.0 9.2 7.1 2.2
W/in last fifteen years 24.3
22.5 26.8 29.1 25.0 21.9
15+ years ago 47.9 2.9 1.6 38.1 44.5 57.2 71.2
Never smoked regularly 3.5 2.9 4.9 5.4 4.8 3.4 .9
Female W/in past month 2.7 13.8 6.6 2.5 2.7 1.3
W/in past 3 months 2.1 16.2 2.9 1.5 .7 1.4 .9
W/in past 6 months 2.0 13.2 2.5 .5

3.9
W/in last year 4.1 4.3 8.1 3.6 6.0 2.3 2.4
W/in last five years 19.9 52.5 43.4 19.9 16.1 14.2 8.7
W/in last fifteen years 23.9
23.5 31.7 23.3 24.3 21.9
15+ years ago 43.1
6.0 37.1 50.6 55.8 61.2
Don't know/not sure .1
1.1



Never smoked regularly 2.0
6.0 3.2 .7 .7 1.0
Denominator is: All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes on some days

About how long has it been since you last smoked cigarettes on a regular daily basis?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 969 31 94 195 192 179 278
W/in past month 21 3 7 3 4 3 1
W/in past 3 months 19 3 3 4 3 1 5
W/in past 6 months 25 2 6 3 4 3 7
W/in last year 35 4 6 11 6 4 4
W/in last five years 145 17 34 36 22 19 17
W/in last fifteen years 251
26 59 56 51 59
15+ years ago 444 1 4 70 92 94 183
Don't know/not sure 1
1



Never smoked regularly 28 1 7 9 5 4 2
Male Total 475 16 40 90 95 91 143
W/in past month 9 1 2 1 2 2 1
W/in past 3 months 8 1
2 2
3
W/in past 6 months 16 1 4 2 4 3 2
W/in last year 16 3 1 8 1 2 1
W/in last five years 55 8 14 13 8 8 4
W/in last fifteen years 129
13 28 30 26 32
15+ years ago 224 1 2 31 44 47 99
Never smoked regularly 18 1 4 5 4 3 1
Female Total 494 15 54 105 97 88 135
W/in past month 12 2 5 2 2 1
W/in past 3 months 11 2 3 2 1 1 2
W/in past 6 months 9 1 2 1

5
W/in last year 19 1 5 3 5 2 3
W/in last five years 90 9 20 23 14 11 13
W/in last fifteen years 122
13 31 26 25 27
15+ years ago 220
2 39 48 47 84
Don't know/not sure 1
1



Never smoked regularly 10
3 4 1 1 1
Denominator is: All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes on some days
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