State Cancer Profiles

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 11/28/2014 8:25 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
Kentucky n/a 53.8 (52.3, 55.3) 5,575
West Virginia n/a 53.6 (52.0, 55.2) 2,776
Maine n/a 51.5 (50.3, 52.8) 4,985
Arkansas n/a 49.4 (47.5, 51.3) 2,481
Michigan n/a 49.3 (48.0, 50.6) 4,939
Tennessee n/a 49.3 (47.5, 51.0) 3,289
New Hampshire n/a 48.7 (47.1, 50.4) 3,671
South Dakota n/a 48.5 (46.8, 50.3) 3,742
South Carolina n/a 48.3 (47.0, 49.6) 5,864
Missouri n/a 48.0 (46.2, 49.7) 3,195
Ohio n/a 48.0 (46.8, 49.2) 5,929
Indiana n/a 47.7 (46.3, 49.1) 4,037
Oklahoma n/a 47.7 (46.2, 49.1) 3,832
Vermont n/a 47.4 (45.7, 49.1) 2,936
Wisconsin n/a 47.3 (45.3, 49.4) 2,450
Montana n/a 47.1 (45.7, 48.5) 4,135
Alabama n/a 47.0 (45.4, 48.5) 3,984
Pennsylvania n/a 46.9 (45.8, 48.0) 9,281
Louisiana n/a 46.8 (45.1, 48.5) 4,001
Delaware n/a 46.7 (44.8, 48.5) 2,470
Wyoming n/a 46.6 (44.5, 48.7) 2,809
North Carolina n/a 46.5 (45.3, 47.7) 5,485
Alaska n/a 46.3 (44.1, 48.4) 2,049
Minnesota n/a 46.1 (44.9, 47.3) 5,486
North Dakota n/a 46.0 (44.1, 47.9) 2,167
Florida n/a 45.7 (43.9, 47.4) 3,651
Oregon n/a 45.7 (43.9, 47.6) 2,382
Rhode Island n/a 45.2 (43.4, 47.1) 2,578
Connecticut n/a 44.9 (43.4, 46.4) 4,013
Mississippi n/a 44.9 (43.3, 46.5) 3,329
Arizona n/a 44.4 (42.4, 46.3) 3,364
New Mexico n/a 44.3 (43.0, 45.7) 3,899
Massachusetts n/a 44.2 (43.1, 45.3) 9,719
Nebraska n/a 44.2 (43.2, 45.2) 8,243
Colorado n/a 44.1 (42.9, 45.3) 5,285
Washington n/a 43.9 (42.8, 45.0) 6,801
Iowa n/a 43.2 (41.8, 44.7) 3,058
Kansas n/a 43.2 (42.0, 44.5) 5,057
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
Nevada n/a 42.8 (40.7, 44.8) 2,212
New York n/a 41.7 (40.0, 43.5) 2,637
Georgia n/a 41.6 (39.8, 43.4) 2,518
District of Columbia n/a 40.7 (38.1, 43.3) 1,559
Idaho n/a 40.7 (38.5, 43.0) 2,402
Hawaii n/a 40.3 (38.6, 42.0) 3,192
Maryland n/a 39.7 (38.3, 41.2) 5,403
Texas n/a 39.6 (38.2, 41.1) 3,579
California n/a 36.4 (35.3, 37.5) 5,800
Utah n/a 27.2 (26.1, 28.3) 3,303