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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1998

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1998

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies

Do you agree or disagree with the following statement: Store owners should be
required to have a license to sell tobacco products, just like they are required
to have a license to sell alcohol?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Strongly agree 48.3 51.7 53.9 46.8 42.3 45.3 50.2
Somewhat agree 18.6 23.5 21.3 18.9 17.0 15.5 16.0
Neither agree not disagree 2.3 .9 .9 2.7 3.2 3.7 2.2
Strongly disagree, or 16.5 7.7 10.9 17.7 21.8 22.3 17.3
Somewhat disagree? 14.3 16.2 13.0 13.9 15.6 13.1 14.3
Male Strongly agree 44.8 52.0 51.9 42.3 36.5 41.4 46.1
Somewhat agree 17.7 19.6 20.8 18.5 17.1 13.8 14.8
Neither agree not disagree 2.0 .4 .4 3.0 3.2 3.4 1.1
Strongly disagree, or 20.1 9.6 13.0 22.6 25.7 27.9 21.3
Somewhat disagree? 15.5 18.4 13.9 13.6 17.5 13.5 16.7
Female Strongly agree 51.7 51.3 56.0 51.0 48.3 49.1 53.3
Somewhat agree 19.6 27.7 21.8 19.3 17.0 17.3 16.9
Neither agree not disagree 2.6 1.4 1.5 2.5 3.3 4.1 2.9
Strongly disagree, or 12.9 5.7 8.7 12.9 17.8 16.9 14.2
Somewhat disagree? 13.2 13.9 12.0 14.2 13.7 12.7 12.6
Denominator is:
All survey respondents
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Do you agree or disagree with the following statement: Store owners should be
required to have a license to sell tobacco products, just like they are required
to have a license to sell alcohol?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 5403 506 1006 1218 1049 690 934
Strongly agree 2500 254 520 549 443 298 436
Somewhat agree 978 130 218 231 157 100 142
Neither agree not disagree 122 5 9 33 27 24 24
Strongly disagree, or 863 41 106 202 228 138 148
Somewhat disagree? 735 69 134 171 154 90 117
Don't know/Not sure 188 7 18 28 39 35 61
Refused 17
1 4 1 5 6
Male Total 2269 227 466 493 455 296 332
Strongly agree 976 117 237 201 164 114 143
Somewhat agree 398 51 98 92 72 37 48
Neither agree not disagree 45 1 2 15 10 12 5
Strongly disagree, or 450 23 62 102 118 78 67
Somewhat disagree? 340 33 64 70 79 43 51
Don't know/Not sure 55 2 3 11 12 11 16
Refused 5

2
1 2
Female Total 3134 279 540 725 594 394 602
Strongly agree 1524 137 283 348 279 184 293
Somewhat agree 580 79 120 139 85 63 94
Neither agree not disagree 77 4 7 18 17 12 19
Strongly disagree, or 413 18 44 100 110 60 81
Somewhat disagree? 395 36 70 101 75 47 66
Don't know/Not sure 133 5 15 17 27 24 45
Refused 12
1 2 1 4 4
Denominator is:
All survey respondents