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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Does your health insurance coverage pay for the cost
of any smoking cessation assistance such as
nicotine replacement or a smoking cessation program?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 32.4 32.2 34.8 31.8 39.7 34.9 15.5
No 67.6 67.8 65.2 68.2 60.3 65.1 84.5
Male Yes 31.5 42.6 35.0 25.0 43.7 27.3 18.4
No 68.5 57.4 65.0 75.0 56.3 72.7 81.6
Female Yes 33.2 21.2 34.7 37.4 35.3 46.9 12.2
No 66.8 78.8 65.3 62.6 64.7 53.1 87.8
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes and have health insurance.

Does your health insurance coverage pay for the cost
of any smoking cessation assistance such as
nicotine replacement or a smoking cessation program?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 913 77 192 228 196 120 100
Yes 161 9 33 41 46 24 8
No 292 20 53 75 61 42 41
Don't know/Not sure 460 48 106 112 89 54 51
Male Total 404 34 79 92 101 64 34
Yes 71 5 12 14 26 11 3
No 129 8 20 33 27 26 15
Don't know/Not sure 204 21 47 45 48 27 16
Female Total 509 43 113 136 95 56 66
Yes 90 4 21 27 20 13 5
No 163 12 33 42 34 16 26
Don't know/Not sure 256 27 59 67 41 27 35
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes and have health insurance.