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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Do you currently use any smokeless tobacco products
such as chewing tobacco and snuff?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes, chewing tobacco 2.5 4.2 4.2 3.4 1.6 1.0 .4
Yes, snuff .9 .4 1.6 .7 1.1 1.0 .5
Yes, both .1 .3 .2 .2 .0
.1
No, neither 96.5 95.1 94.0 95.8 97.3 97.9 99.0
Male Yes, chewing tobacco 5.0 8.1 8.0 6.8 3.2 2.2 .9
Yes, snuff 1.8 .8 3.0 1.4 2.2 2.2 1.3
Yes, both .3 .6 .3 .4 .1
.1
No, neither 92.9 90.5 88.6 91.5 94.5 95.7 97.6
Female Yes, chewing tobacco .1
.2 .1


Yes, snuff .0
.1



No, neither 99.9 100.0 99.6 99.9 100.0 100.0 100.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Do you currently use any smokeless tobacco products
such as chewing tobacco and snuff?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 7,196 639 1,385 1,484 1,486 892 1,310
Yes, chewing tobacco 151 23 54 43 20 6 5
Yes, snuff 58 4 19 9 12 7 7
Yes, both 7 1 2 2 1
1
No, neither 6,976 611 1,309 1,430 1,453 878 1,295
Don't know/Not sure 3
1

1 1
Refused 1




1
Male Total 3,039 293 618 648 654 372 454
Yes, chewing tobacco 148 23 52 42 20 6 5
Yes, snuff 57 4 18 9 12 7 7
Yes, both 7 1 2 2 1
1
No, neither 2,825 265 546 595 621 358 440
Don't knowNot sure 1



1
Refused 1




1
Female Total 4,157 346 767 836 832 520 856
Yes, chewing tobacco 3
2 1


Yes, snuff 1
1



No, neither 4,151 346 763 835 832 520 855
Don't know/Not sure 2
1


1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.