State Cancer Profiles

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 06/26/2016 9:44 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 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.
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
State Met
Objective
of 12.0%?1
Percent 2
(95% Confidence Interval)
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor
United States No 17.4 (17.2, 17.7) 65,257
Utah Yes 9.7 (9.1, 10.3) 1,213
California No 12.8 (11.9, 13.8) 962
Hawaii No 14.1 (13.0, 15.3) 925
New York No 14.4 (13.3, 15.6) 835
Texas No 14.5 (13.6, 15.6) 1,848
Maryland No 14.6 (13.4, 15.9) 1,425
Massachusetts No 14.7 (13.8, 15.7) 1,912
New Jersey No 15.1 (14.2, 16.1) 1,678
Washington No 15.3 (14.3, 16.4) 1,141
Connecticut No 15.4 (14.2, 16.7) 897
Colorado No 15.7 (14.8, 16.6) 1,586
Idaho No 15.9 (14.5, 17.5) 753
Minnesota No 16.3 (15.6, 17.0) 2,311
Rhode Island No 16.3 (14.8, 17.8) 822
District of Columbia No 16.4 (14.3, 18.7) 484
Vermont No 16.4 (15.3, 17.6) 867
Arizona No 16.5 (15.4, 17.6) 1,811
Illinois No 16.5 (15.1, 18.0) 651
Nevada No 17.0 (15.1, 19.1) 563
Oregon No 17.0 (15.6, 18.5) 667
Nebraska No 17.3 (16.5, 18.2) 3,249
Georgia No 17.4 (16.0, 18.8) 843
Wisconsin No 17.4 (16.0, 18.8) 1,013
New Hampshire No 17.5 (16.1, 19.1) 852
Florida No 17.6 (16.5, 18.8) 1,271
Kansas No 18.1 (17.3, 18.9) 2,036
Iowa No 18.5 (17.3, 19.7) 1,165
South Dakota No 18.6 (17.0, 20.3) 1,170
New Mexico No 19.1 (17.8, 20.6) 1,322
North Carolina No 19.1 (17.9, 20.3) 1,165
Maine No 19.3 (18.1, 20.6) 1,322
Virginia No 19.5 (18.4, 20.7) 1,457
Wyoming No 19.5 (17.7, 21.4) 875
Alaska No 19.9 (18.2, 21.6) 749
Delaware No 19.9 (18.0, 21.9) 655
Montana No 19.9 (18.5, 21.4) 1,211
North Dakota No 19.9 (18.4, 21.5) 1,163
Pennsylvania No 19.9 (18.8, 21.1) 1,809
Missouri No 20.6 (19.2, 22.1) 1,220
Ohio No 21.0 (19.7, 22.4) 1,834
Alabama No 21.1 (19.8, 22.5) 1,490
Oklahoma No 21.1 (19.9, 22.3) 1,427
Michigan No 21.2 (20.0, 22.5) 1,295
South Carolina No 21.5 (20.4, 22.7) 1,829
Indiana No 22.9 (21.8, 24.1) 1,930
Mississippi No 23.0 (21.1, 25.0) 704
Louisiana No 24.0 (22.6, 25.4) 1,319
Tennessee No 24.2 (22.4, 26.2) 969
Arkansas No 24.7 (22.8, 26.8) 917
Kentucky No 26.2 (24.7, 27.7) 2,278
West Virginia No 26.7 (25.3, 28.1) 1,367