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1999 YRBS Middle School Survey Data

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

1999 Middle School YRBS Questions


Weighted Column Percents | Frequencies

Q27. If one of your best friends were to offer you a cigarette, would you try it?

Weighted Column Percents

TOTAL Grade
6th grade 7th grade 8th grade
TOTAL 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Definitely no 68.4 79.7 66.6 59.2
Probably no 18.4 14.5 19.8 20.8
Probably yes 9.6 4.8 10.2 13.6
Definitely yes 3.7 1.0 3.4 6.5
Female Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Definitely no 68.0 80.3 66.5 57.7
Probably no 18.2 13.7 19.5 21.3
Probably yes 10.1 5.2 10.7 14.3
Definitely yes 3.6 .8 3.3 6.7
Male Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Definitely no 68.8 79.1 66.7 60.7
Probably no 18.5 15.3 20.0 20.2
Probably yes 9.0 4.4 9.8 12.8
Definitely yes 3.7 1.2 3.6 6.3

Q27. If one of your best friends were to offer you a cigarette, would you try it?
Frequencies

TOTAL Grade
6th grade 7th grade 8th grade
TOTAL 18,419 4,635 5,263 8,521
Definitely no 12,145 3,705 3,463 4,977
Probably no 3,408 633 1,024 1,751
Probably yes 1,936 229 544 1,163
Definitely yes 828 48 198 582
Refused/Unknown 102 20 34 48
Female Total 9,293 2,305 2,681 4,307
Definitely no 6,076 1,855 1,762 2,459
Probably no 1,712 300 513 899
Probably yes 1,030 120 289 621
Definitely yes 430 22 101 307
Refused/Unknown 45 8 16 21
Male Total 9,126 2,330 2,582 4,214
Definitely no 6,069 1,850 1,701 2,518
Probably no 1,696 333 511 852
Probably yes 906 109 255 542
Definitely yes 398 26 97 275
Refused/Unknown 57 12 18 27