State Cancer Profiles

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/21/2014 11:10 am.
1 n/a - There is not a specific Healthy People 2020 Objective for this data item.
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.

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2012 BRFSS Data)

Ever Smoked 100 Cigarettes
All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, Ages 18+
Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: n/a

Sorted by Percent
State Met Objective?1 Percent 2
(95% Confidence Interval)
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor
United States n/a 43.7 (43.4, 44.0) 207,773
Utah n/a 27.2 (26.1, 28.3) 3,303
California n/a 36.4 (35.3, 37.5) 5,800
Texas n/a 39.6 (38.2, 41.1) 3,579
Maryland n/a 39.7 (38.3, 41.2) 5,403
Hawaii n/a 40.3 (38.6, 42.0) 3,192
District of Columbia n/a 40.7 (38.1, 43.3) 1,559
Idaho n/a 40.7 (38.5, 43.0) 2,402
Georgia n/a 41.6 (39.8, 43.4) 2,518
New York n/a 41.7 (40.0, 43.5) 2,637
Nevada n/a 42.8 (40.7, 44.8) 2,212
Illinois n/a 43.0 (41.1, 44.9) 2,421
New Jersey n/a 43.0 (41.8, 44.1) 6,668
Virginia n/a 43.0 (41.4, 44.5) 3,132
Iowa n/a 43.2 (41.8, 44.7) 3,058
Kansas n/a 43.2 (42.0, 44.5) 5,057
Washington n/a 43.9 (42.8, 45.0) 6,801
Colorado n/a 44.1 (42.9, 45.3) 5,285
Massachusetts n/a 44.2 (43.1, 45.3) 9,719
Nebraska n/a 44.2 (43.2, 45.2) 8,243
New Mexico n/a 44.3 (43.0, 45.7) 3,899
Arizona n/a 44.4 (42.4, 46.3) 3,364
Connecticut n/a 44.9 (43.4, 46.4) 4,013
Mississippi n/a 44.9 (43.3, 46.5) 3,329
Rhode Island n/a 45.2 (43.4, 47.1) 2,578
Florida n/a 45.7 (43.9, 47.4) 3,651
Oregon n/a 45.7 (43.9, 47.6) 2,382
North Dakota n/a 46.0 (44.1, 47.9) 2,167
Minnesota n/a 46.1 (44.9, 47.3) 5,486
Alaska n/a 46.3 (44.1, 48.4) 2,049
North Carolina n/a 46.5 (45.3, 47.7) 5,485
Wyoming n/a 46.6 (44.5, 48.7) 2,809
Delaware n/a 46.7 (44.8, 48.5) 2,470
Louisiana n/a 46.8 (45.1, 48.5) 4,001
Pennsylvania n/a 46.9 (45.8, 48.0) 9,281
Alabama n/a 47.0 (45.4, 48.5) 3,984
Montana n/a 47.1 (45.7, 48.5) 4,135
Wisconsin n/a 47.3 (45.3, 49.4) 2,450
Vermont n/a 47.4 (45.7, 49.1) 2,936
Indiana n/a 47.7 (46.3, 49.1) 4,037
Oklahoma n/a 47.7 (46.2, 49.1) 3,832
Missouri n/a 48.0 (46.2, 49.7) 3,195
Ohio n/a 48.0 (46.8, 49.2) 5,929
South Carolina n/a 48.3 (47.0, 49.6) 5,864
South Dakota n/a 48.5 (46.8, 50.3) 3,742
New Hampshire n/a 48.7 (47.1, 50.4) 3,671
Michigan n/a 49.3 (48.0, 50.6) 4,939
Tennessee n/a 49.3 (47.5, 51.0) 3,289
Arkansas n/a 49.4 (47.5, 51.3) 2,481
Maine n/a 51.5 (50.3, 52.8) 4,985
West Virginia n/a 53.6 (52.0, 55.2) 2,776
Kentucky n/a 53.8 (52.3, 55.3) 5,575