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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Are you seriously considering stopping smoking within the next 6 months?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 65.2 59.6 68.9 68.6 68.9 64.3 49.2
No 34.8 40.4 31.1 31.4 31.1 35.7 50.8
Male Yes 62.6 53.3 69.2 61.2 67.9 62.2 57.1
No 37.4 46.7 30.8 38.8 32.1 37.8 42.9
Female Yes 67.7 66.8 68.6 74.9 70.0 67.0 43.0
No 32.3 33.2 31.4 25.1 30.0 33.0 57.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes every day or on some days.

Are you seriously considering stopping smoking within the next 6 months?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1,116 114 247 291 225 139 100
Yes 707 73 163 194 148 86 43
No 373 36 79 87 71 49 51
Don't know/Not sure 36 5 5 10 6 4 6
Male Total 489 50 101 117 116 71 34
Yes 300 29 66 71 74 43 17
No 176 19 33 44 39 27 14
Don't know/Not sure 13 2 2 2 3 1 3
Female Total 627 64 146 174 109 68 66
Yes 407 44 97 123 74 43 26
No 197 17 46 43 32 22 37
Don't know/Not sure 23 3 3 8 3 3 3
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes every day or on some days.