Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2014 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 Percent

Explanation of Column Headers

Percent (95% Confidence Interval) - The percent of people
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - Number of people who responded to the survey and are in the current category.

Line by Line Interpretation of the Report


United States


Utah


California


Hawaii


New York


Texas


Maryland


Massachusetts


New Jersey


Washington


Connecticut


Colorado


Idaho


Minnesota


Rhode Island


District of Columbia


Vermont


Arizona


Illinois


Nevada


Oregon


Nebraska


Georgia


Wisconsin


New Hampshire


Florida


Kansas


Iowa


South Dakota


New Mexico


North Carolina


Maine


Virginia


Wyoming


Alaska


Delaware


Montana


North Dakota


Pennsylvania


Missouri


Ohio


Alabama


Oklahoma


Michigan


South Carolina


Indiana


Mississippi


Louisiana


Tennessee


Arkansas


Kentucky


West Virginia




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 05/30/2016 12:26 pm.

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 2014 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.