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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

Q36. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you use chewing tobacco or snuff, such as Redman, Levi Garett, Beechnut, Skoal, Skoal Bandits, or Copenhagen?

Weighted Column Percents

TOTAL Grade
6th grade 7th grade 8th grade
TOTAL 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
0 days 97.6 98.9 97.2 96.6
1 or 2 days 1.4 .9 1.5 1.7
3 to 5 days .3 .1 .4 .5
6 to 9 days .3 .1 .3 .5
10 to 19 days .2 .0 .2 .3
20 to 29 days .1 .0 .1 .1
All 30 days .2
.3 .3
Female Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
0 days 99.0 99.5 98.9 98.8
1 or 2 days .6 .5 .6 .8
3 to 5 days .1 .1 .1 .2
6 to 9 days .1 .0 .1 .1
10 to 19 days .0
.0 .0
20 to 29 days .0
.1
All 30 days .1
.1 .1
Male Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
0 days 96.1 98.3 95.5 94.3
1 or 2 days 2.1 1.3 2.3 2.7
3 to 5 days .6 .2 .7 .8
6 to 9 days .5 .1 .6 .9
10 to 19 days .3 .1 .4 .5
20 to 29 days .2 .1 .1 .3
All 30 days .3
.4 .5

Q36. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you use chewing tobacco or snuff, such as Redman, Levi Garett, Beechnut, Skoal, Skoal Bandits, or Copenhagen?
Frequencies

TOTAL Grade
6th grade 7th grade 8th grade
TOTAL 18,419 4,635 5,263 8,521
0 days 17,683 4,508 5,045 8,130
1 or 2 days 284 41 88 155
3 to 5 days 82 6 22 54
6 to 9 days 64 2 16 46
10 to 19 days 40 1 13 26
20 to 29 days 22 1 4 17
All 30 days 39
13 26
Refused/Unknown 205 76 62 67
Female Total 9,293 2,305 2,681 4,307
0 days 9,104 2,259 2,622 4,223
1 or 2 days 67 9 23 35
3 to 5 days 16 1 6 9
6 to 9 days 10 1 2 7
10 to 19 days 3
1 2
20 to 29 days 1
1
All 30 days 5
2 3
Refused/Unknown 87 35 24 28
Male Total 9,126 2,330 2,582 4,214
0 days 8,579 2,249 2,423 3,907
1 or 2 days 217 32 65 120
3 to 5 days 66 5 16 45
6 to 9 days 54 1 14 39
10 to 19 days 37 1 12 24
20 to 29 days 21 1 3 17
All 30 days 34
11 23
Refused/Unknown 118 41 38 39