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1997 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1997 High School


       
                Q44. Do you think smoking is cool?
                     Weighted Column Percents
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Yes                          7.0     7.1     6.8     7.1     7.1
 No                          93.0    92.9    93.2    92.9    92.9
 Female
   Yes                        5.3     6.1     5.0     4.6     5.1
   No                        94.7    93.9    95.0    95.4    94.9
 Male
   Yes                        8.8     8.2     8.5     9.8     9.0
   No                        91.2    91.8    91.5    90.2    91.0
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                            Total N =
                              32,014
 
                Q44. Do you think smoking is cool?
                      Unweighted Frequencies
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Yes                        2,310     734     610     512     454
 No                        29,704   8,863   8,228   6,822   5,791
 Female
   Yes                        881     319     220     174     168
   No                      15,396   4,558   4,209   3,616   3,013
 Male
   Yes                      1,429     415     390     338     286
   No                      14,308   4,305   4,019   3,206   2,778
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                            Total N =
                              32,014
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