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2004 Oregon Healthy Teens Survey
Oregon Healthy Teens 2004, 11th Grade
State Summary
29.a. How old were you when you first smoked a whole cigarette?

Total Female Male
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0
never have 63.1 62.7 63.3
8 or younger 3.8 3.4 4.2
9 1.8 1.7 1.9
10 2.2 1.9 2.6
11 2.8 3.3 2.2
12 3.8 3.9 3.8
13 4.9 5.1 4.7
14 4.6 5.2 4.1
15 5.8 5.6 6.0
16 5.5 5.8 5.2
17 or older 1.6 1.4 1.8
Weighted percentages exclude missing and/or refused answers.

Oregon Healthy Teens 2004, Data Summary, 11th Grade
29.a. How old were you when you first smoked a whole cigarette?

Total Female Male
Total 8,285 4,079 4,206
never have 5,195 2,553 2,642
8 or younger 322 136 186
9 177 79 98
10 204 78 126
11 233 118 115
12 337 174 163
13 370 179 191
14 386 221 165
15 468 246 222
16 463 241 222
17 or older 130 54 76
Unweighted counts.