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 Screening and Risk Factors Report
National Cancer Institute State Cancer Profiles Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2011 BRFSS Data)

Current Smoker
All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, Ages 18+
Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: TU-1.1
Reduce tobacco use by adults: Cigarette smoking

Sorted by Name
State
Met
Objective
of 12.0%?1

Percent 2
(95% Confidence Interval)

Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor
United States No 20.2 (19.9, 20.4) 82,897
Alabama No 24.4 (22.9, 25.9) 1,483
Alaska No 22.9 (20.9, 25.0) 732
Arizona No 19.1 (17.2, 21.1) 973
Arkansas No 26.9 (24.8, 29.1) 916
California No 13.6 (12.9, 14.4) 2,051
Colorado No 18.3 (17.3, 19.4) 1,944
Connecticut No 17.2 (15.9, 18.7) 949
Delaware No 21.8 (20.0, 23.8) 830
District of Columbia No 20.8 (18.8, 22.9) 679
Florida No 19.4 (18.2, 20.5) 2,062
Georgia No 21.3 (20.0, 22.7) 1,602
Hawaii No 16.8 (15.5, 18.3) 1,032
Idaho No 17.2 (15.6, 19.0) 847
Illinois No 20.9 (19.2, 22.8) 887
Indiana No 25.7 (24.3, 27.0) 1,733
Iowa No 20.3 (19.1, 21.6) 1,174
Kansas No 22.0 (21.2, 22.8) 3,534
Kentucky No 29.0 (27.6, 30.5) 2,507
Louisiana No 25.7 (24.4, 27.2) 2,164
Maine No 22.8 (21.7, 23.9) 2,206
Maryland No 19.2 (17.9, 20.6) 1,461
Massachusetts No 18.3 (17.4, 19.3) 3,578
Michigan No 23.3 (22.1, 24.7) 1,987
Minnesota No 19.1 (18.2, 20.2) 2,460
Mississippi No 26.0 (24.7, 27.4) 1,748
Missouri No 25.1 (23.5, 26.7) 1,361
Montana No 22.1 (20.8, 23.4) 1,857
Nebraska No 20.0 (19.3, 20.8) 4,190
Nevada No 23.0 (21.1, 25.1) 1,070
New Hampshire No 19.5 (18.1, 21.0) 956
New Jersey No 16.9 (15.9, 17.8) 2,250
New Mexico No 21.5 (20.3, 22.7) 1,653
New York No 18.2 (17.0, 19.5) 1,198
North Carolina No 21.8 (20.6, 23.2) 2,002
North Dakota No 21.9 (20.4, 23.6) 854
Ohio No 25.1 (23.8, 26.5) 1,974
Oklahoma No 26.1 (24.7, 27.5) 1,854
Oregon No 19.8 (18.3, 21.3) 980
Pennsylvania No 22.5 (21.4, 23.7) 2,219
Rhode Island No 20.1 (18.6, 21.6) 1,041
South Carolina No 23.2 (22.0, 24.4) 2,356
South Dakota No 23.1 (21.2, 25.1) 1,475
Tennessee No 23.1 (20.8, 25.6) 1,138
Texas No 19.2 (18.1, 20.5) 2,158
Utah Yes 11.8 (11.0, 12.6) 1,255
Vermont No 19.1 (17.8, 20.6) 988
Virginia No 20.9 (19.4, 22.5) 1,124
Washington No 17.6 (16.5, 18.8) 1,986
West Virginia No 28.6 (27.0, 30.3) 1,249
Wisconsin No 20.9 (19.1, 22.7) 934
Wyoming No 23.1 (21.6, 24.7) 1,236
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/30/2014 3:02 am.
1 Healthy People 2020 Objectives is managed by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
2 2011 BRFSS Survey Data is the source for this data collected by the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

BRFSS Prevalence estimates presented here may vary from other published estimates due to differences in the methodology used to generate estimates.

Note: Healthy People 2020 Objectives are age-adjusted to the year 2000 standard population while these estimates are not age-adjusted.