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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
At your last visit to your health care provider, were you advised to quit smoking?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 50.6 51.3 50.1 46.8 52.2 56.4 50.6
No 49.4 48.7 49.9 53.2 47.8 43.6 49.4
Male Yes 53.3 48.6 48.1 49.2 55.5 67.3 60.0
No 46.7 51.4 51.9 50.8 44.5 32.7 40.0
Female Yes 47.9 54.2 51.9 44.7 47.9 44.3 42.4
No 52.1 45.8 48.1 55.3 52.1 55.7 57.6
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes.

At your last visit to your health care provider, were you advised to quit smoking?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 738 81 161 187 141 102 66
Yes 370 45 79 85 69 60 32
No 355 36 77 98 69 41 34
Don't know/Not sure 13
5 4 3 1
Male Total 325 36 66 73 79 48 23
Yes 169 17 29 33 43 33 14
No 151 19 34 38 36 15 9
Don't know/Not sure 5
3 2


Female Total 413 45 95 114 62 54 43
Yes 201 28 50 52 26 27 18
No 204 17 43 60 33 26 25
Don't know/Not sure 8
2 2 3 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who currently smoke cigarettes.