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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
The last time you tried to quit smoking, did you use a nicotine patch,
nicotine gum, or any other medication to help you quit?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 28.5 7.8 28.7 33.9 29.2 49.0 35.5
No 71.5 92.2 71.3 66.1 70.8 51.0 64.5
Male Yes 27.4 7.9 25.8 22.5 32.9 45.5 51.5
No 72.6 92.1 74.2 77.5 67.1 54.5 48.5
Female Yes 29.7 7.7 31.8 46.3 25.0 54.5 13.8
No 70.3 92.3 68.2 53.7 75.0 45.5 86.2
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have ever smoked 100 cigarettes in their lives and now do not smoke.

The last time you tried to quit smoking, did you use a nicotine patch,
nicotine gum, or any other medication to help you quit?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 492 73 116 125 84 60 34
Yes 146 7 31 43 27 27 11
No 345 66 85 81 57 33 23
Refused 1

1


Male Total 221 29 49 54 43 31 15
Yes 62 2 11 14 14 14 7
No 159 27 38 40 29 17 8
Female Total 271 44 67 71 41 29 19
Yes 84 5 20 29 13 13 4
No 186 39 47 41 28 16 15
Refused 1

1


Denominator is:
All survey respondents who have ever smoked 100 cigarettes in their lives and now do not smoke.