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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
On how many of those visits were you advised to quit smoking?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
None 32.0 31.6 24.3 32.6 42.1 26.1 32.5
Once 24.2 44.0 23.8 20.6 24.7 14.5 23.4
Two to four times 28.9 13.4 34.8 34.1 24.4 35.8 17.6
Five to nine times 8.7 11.0 12.5 3.0 6.7 13.9 14.8
Ten or more times 6.3
4.7 9.6 2.1 9.7 11.6
Male None 32.7 47.8 23.6 22.9 40.9 35.1 42.9
Once 28.4 34.8 33.7 31.3 31.1 15.8 14.3
Two to four times 26.8 17.4 38.2 31.2 18.8 28.1 14.3
Five to nine times 7.5
4.5 4.2 9.1 7.0 28.6
Ten or more times 4.7

10.4
14.0
Female None 31.4 24.1 24.8 38.9 43.8 5.9 25.0
Once 20.5 48.3 15.6 13.7 15.7 11.8 30.0
Two to four times 30.7 11.5 31.9 36.0 32.2 52.9 20.0
Five to nine times 9.8 16.1 19.1 2.3 3.3 29.4 5.0
Ten or more times 7.6
8.5 9.1 5.0
20.0
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are current smokers and were advised by a health professional to quit smoking.

On how many of those visits were you advised to quit smoking?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 286 21 70 76 68 26 25
None 90 8 18 23 27 6 8
Once 62 6 15 16 14 5 6
Two to four times 86 4 22 26 19 10 5
Five to nine times 26 3 10 4 4 2 3
Ten or more times 18
4 7 2 3 2
Don't know/Not sure 3
1
2

Refused 1




1
Male Total 108 5 24 26 28 18 7
None 34 2 6 6 12 5 3
Once 33 2 9 9 8 4 1
Two to four times 26 1 8 6 5 5 1
Five to nine times 9
1 2 3 1 2
Ten or more times 6

3
3
Female Total 178 16 46 50 40 8 18
None 56 6 12 17 15 1 5
Once 29 4 6 7 6 1 5
Two to four times 60 3 14 20 14 5 4
Five to nine times 17 3 9 2 1 1 1
Ten or more times 12
4 4 2
2
Don't know/Not sure 3
1
2

Refused 1




1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents who are current smokers and were advised by a health professional to quit smoking.