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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Would you like your work site to have a policy
that restricts smoking in some way?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 32.6 28.9 35.6 34.1 32.3 28.2 33.1
No 67.4 71.1 64.4 65.9 67.7 71.8 66.9
Male Yes 30.5 26.2 38.7 31.8 25.4 21.0 43.9
No 69.5 73.8 61.3 68.2 74.6 79.0 56.1
Female Yes 36.1 33.2 30.4 38.2 44.5 45.7 17.6
No 63.9 66.8 69.6 61.8 55.5 54.3 82.4
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are employed and whose workplace does not have an official policy that restricts smoking.

Would you like your work site to have a policy
that restricts smoking in some way?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 863 130 236 201 182 84 30
Yes 273 39 81 62 59 25 7
No 518 81 138 124 106 52 17
Don't know/not sure 61 9 17 11 14 5 5
Refused 11 1
4 3 2 1
Male Total 480 70 133 116 93 52 16
Yes 138 16 48 32 25 12 5
No 304 48 74 76 63 37 6
Don't know/not sure 33 6 11 6 4 2 4
Refused 5

2 1 1 1
Female Total 383 60 103 85 89 32 14
Yes 135 23 33 30 34 13 2
No 214 33 64 48 43 15 11
Don't know/not sure 28 3 6 5 10 3 1
Refused 6 1
2 2 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are employed and whose workplace does not have an official policy that restricts smoking.