Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

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

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
Kentucky
West Virginia
Maine
Arkansas
Michigan
Tennessee
New Hampshire
South Dakota
South Carolina
Missouri
Ohio
Indiana
Oklahoma
Vermont
Wisconsin
Montana
Alabama
Pennsylvania
Louisiana
Delaware
Wyoming
North Carolina
Alaska
Minnesota
North Dakota
Florida
Oregon
Rhode Island
Connecticut
Mississippi
Arizona
New Mexico
Massachusetts
Nebraska
Colorado
Washington
Iowa
Kansas
Illinois
New Jersey
Virginia
Nevada
New York
Georgia
District of Columbia
Idaho
Hawaii
Maryland
Texas
California
Utah


Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/21/2014 2:23 pm.
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.