## Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

#### Screening and Risk Factors Report by State

(Directly Estimated 2012 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**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 18.9 (18.7, 19.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 18.7 to 19.2.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 74,665.

**Kentucky**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 28.4 (27.0, 29.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 27.0 to 29.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,536.

**West Virginia**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 28.3 (26.8, 29.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 26.8 to 29.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,286.

**Arkansas**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 25.1 (23.5, 26.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 23.5 to 26.9.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,013.

**Tennessee**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 25.0 (23.5, 26.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 23.5 to 26.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,477.

**Louisiana**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 24.9 (23.3, 26.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 23.3 to 26.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,704.

**Indiana**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 24.1 (22.9, 25.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 22.9 to 25.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,753.

**Mississippi**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 24.0 (22.5, 25.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 22.5 to 25.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,412.

**Missouri**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 24.0 (22.5, 25.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 22.5 to 25.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,346.

**Alabama**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 23.8 (22.4, 25.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 22.4 to 25.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,636.

**Michigan**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 23.4 (22.2, 24.7) with a 95% confidence interval from 22.2 to 24.7.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,825.

**Ohio**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 23.4 (22.3, 24.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 22.3 to 24.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,463.

**Oklahoma**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 23.3 (22.1, 24.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 22.1 to 24.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,635.

**South Carolina**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 22.6 (21.5, 23.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 21.5 to 23.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,164.

**South Dakota**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 22.0 (20.6, 23.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 20.6 to 23.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,440.

**Wyoming**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 21.9 (20.1, 23.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 20.1 to 23.9.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 941.

**Pennsylvania**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 21.4 (20.5, 22.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 20.5 to 22.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,591.

**North Dakota**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 21.3 (19.7, 23.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 19.7 to 23.1.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 796.

**North Carolina**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 20.9 (20.0, 22.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 20.0 to 22.0.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,142.

**Alaska**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 20.6 (18.9, 22.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 18.9 to 22.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 835.

**Georgia**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 20.4 (18.9, 22.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 18.9 to 22.0.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 964.

**Wisconsin**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 20.4 (18.7, 22.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 18.7 to 22.1.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 906.

**Maine**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 20.3 (19.3, 21.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 19.3 to 21.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,595.

**Delaware**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 19.8 (18.3, 21.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 18.3 to 21.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 852.

**District of Columbia**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 19.8 (17.6, 22.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 17.6 to 22.2.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 502.

**Nebraska**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 19.8 (18.9, 20.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 18.9 to 20.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,021.

**Montana**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 19.7 (18.6, 20.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 18.6 to 20.9.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,513.

**Kansas**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 19.5 (18.5, 20.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 18.5 to 20.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,840.

**New Mexico**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 19.4 (18.3, 20.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 18.3 to 20.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,461.

**Virginia**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 19.1 (17.8, 20.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 17.8 to 20.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,089.

**Minnesota**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 18.8 (17.9, 19.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 17.9 to 19.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,912.

**Illinois**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 18.6 (17.0, 20.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 17.0 to 20.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 793.

**Nevada**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 18.3 (16.8, 20.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 16.8 to 20.0.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 846.

**Iowa**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 18.2 (17.1, 19.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 17.1 to 19.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,053.

**Texas**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 18.2 (17.1, 19.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 17.1 to 19.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,323.

**Oregon**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.9 (16.5, 19.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 16.5 to 19.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 714.

**Colorado**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.8 (16.8, 18.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 16.8 to 18.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,731.

**Florida**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.6 (16.2, 19.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 16.2 to 19.1.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,113.

**Rhode Island**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.6 (16.2, 19.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 16.2 to 19.1.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 825.

**New Jersey**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.4 (16.5, 18.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 16.5 to 18.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,269.

**New Hampshire**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.3 (15.9, 18.7) with a 95% confidence interval from 15.9 to 18.7.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 998.

**Washington**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.3 (16.4, 18.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 16.4 to 18.2.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,031.

**Arizona**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.2 (15.7, 18.7) with a 95% confidence interval from 15.7 to 18.7.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,082.

**Massachusetts**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 16.5 (15.7, 17.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 15.7 to 17.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,183.

**Vermont**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 16.5 (15.2, 17.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 15.2 to 17.9.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 796.

**Idaho**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 16.3 (14.6, 18.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 14.6 to 18.2.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 789.

**New York**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 16.3 (15.0, 17.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 15.0 to 17.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 875.

**Maryland**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 16.2 (15.1, 17.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 15.1 to 17.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,688.

**Connecticut**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 16.1 (14.9, 17.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 14.9 to 17.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,175.

**Hawaii**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 14.6 (13.4, 16.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 13.4 to 16.0.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,055.

**California**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 12.6 (11.8, 13.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 11.8 to 13.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,632.

**Utah**- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met. - Percent : The percent is 10.6 (9.8, 11.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 9.8 to 11.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,044.

**Notes:**

Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/03/2015 11:38 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}2012 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.