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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: Tobacco use by both children
and adults should not be allowed on school grounds or at any school events?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Strongly agree 86.0 80.5 84.8 84.5 86.4 87.7 91.0
Somewhat agree 7.4 8.5 7.2 8.3 7.9 7.2 5.3
Neither agree not disagree .5 .6 .4 .3 .7 .6 .8
Strongly disagree, or 2.6 4.7 2.7 2.9 2.4 2.5 1.3
Somewhat disagree? 3.4 5.7 4.8 4.0 2.6 2.1 1.6
Male Strongly agree 83.1 77.2 82.8 82.1 83.3 84.8 88.1
Somewhat agree 9.1 7.1 8.8 10.5 10.1 9.1 7.6
Neither agree not disagree .4 .6 .3
.6 .4 .7
Strongly disagree, or 3.5 7.6 3.3 3.6 2.6 3.6 1.3
Somewhat disagree? 4.0 7.5 4.9 3.9 3.4 2.1 2.4
Female Strongly agree 88.8 84.1 86.9 86.8 89.6 90.5 93.0
Somewhat agree 5.8 9.9 5.6 6.2 5.6 5.3 3.6
Neither agree not disagree .7 .5 .5 .5 .8 .8 .8
Strongly disagree, or 1.8 1.5 2.2 2.2 2.2 1.4 1.4
Somewhat disagree? 3.0 3.9 4.8 4.2 1.8 2.0 1.1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents
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Do you agree or disagree with the following statement: Tobacco use by both children
and adults should not be allowed on school grounds or at any school events?

(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 4643 411 857 1038 896 603 838
Somewhat agree 384 44 72 97 80 46 45
Neither agree not disagree 33 3 5 4 10 3 8
Strongly disagree, or 127 17 22 34 24 16 14
Somewhat disagree? 179 30 45 44 33 12 15
Don't know/not sure 29 1 5 1 4 9 9
Refused 8


2 1 5
Male Total 2269 227 466 493 455 296 332
Strongly agree 1883 175 390 408 376 249 285
Somewhat agree 203 16 40 53 43 26 25
Neither agree not disagree 11 2 2
3 2 2
Strongly disagree, or 68 14 10 16 12 10 6
Somewhat disagree? 89 19 22 16 19 6 7
Don't know/not sure 12 1 2
1 3 5
Refused 3


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2
Female Total 3134 279 540 725 594 394 602
Strongly agree 2760 236 467 630 520 354 553
Somewhat agree 181 28 32 44 37 20 20
Neither agree not disagree 22 1 3 4 7 1 6
Strongly disagree, or 59 3 12 18 12 6 8
Somewhat disagree? 90 11 23 28 14 6 8
Don't know/not sure 17
3 1 3 6 4
Refused 5


1 1 3
Denominator is:
All survey respondents