## Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

### Screening and Risk Factors Report by State

(Directly Estimated 2022 BRFSS Data)

Ever Smoked 100 Cigarettes

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, Ages 18+

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

- Percent : The median value for the US is 39.2.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : N/A

#### West Virginia

- Percent : The percent is 46.8 (45.0, 48.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 45.0 to 48.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,218.

#### Arkansas

- Percent : The percent is 45.9 (44.0, 47.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 44.0 to 47.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,192.

#### Tennessee

- Percent : The percent is 45.0 (43.1, 46.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 43.1 to 46.9.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,244.

#### Montana

- Percent : The percent is 44.1 (42.6, 45.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 42.6 to 45.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,933.

#### Maine

- Percent : The percent is 44.0 (42.6, 45.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 42.6 to 45.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 4,648.

#### Missouri

- Percent : The percent is 43.2 (41.7, 44.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 41.7 to 44.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,191.

#### Alaska

- Percent : The percent is 43.1 (41.3, 44.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 41.3 to 44.9.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,471.

#### Oklahoma

- Percent : The percent is 42.9 (41.3, 44.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 41.3 to 44.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,344.

#### Ohio

- Percent : The percent is 42.7 (41.6, 43.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 41.6 to 43.9.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 6,649.

#### Wyoming

- Percent : The percent is 42.4 (40.4, 44.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 40.4 to 44.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,636.

#### Kentucky

- Percent : The percent is 42.3 (40.1, 44.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 40.1 to 44.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,695.

#### Michigan

- Percent : The percent is 42.1 (40.8, 43.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 40.8 to 43.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,880.

#### Louisiana

- Percent : The percent is 42.0 (40.2, 43.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 40.2 to 43.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,217.

#### Indiana

- Percent : The percent is 41.9 (40.6, 43.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 40.6 to 43.1.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 4,056.

#### South Carolina

- Percent : The percent is 41.9 (40.4, 43.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 40.4 to 43.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,808.

#### Vermont

- Percent : The percent is 41.6 (40.1, 43.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 40.1 to 43.2.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,437.

#### New Mexico

- Percent : The percent is 41.1 (39.0, 43.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 39.0 to 43.1.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,961.

#### Pennsylvania

- Percent : The percent is 40.5 (38.3, 42.7) with a 95% confidence interval from 38.3 to 42.7.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,722.

#### Wisconsin

- Percent : The percent is 40.3 (39.0, 41.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 39.0 to 41.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 4,448.

#### North Dakota

- Percent : The percent is 40.2 (38.4, 42.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 38.4 to 42.1.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,606.

#### Mississippi

- Percent : The percent is 40.1 (38.2, 42.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 38.2 to 42.1.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,522.

#### New Hampshire

- Percent : The percent is 39.9 (38.1, 41.7) with a 95% confidence interval from 38.1 to 41.7.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,647.

#### North Carolina

- Percent : The percent is 39.5 (37.5, 41.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 37.5 to 41.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,711.

#### Rhode Island

- Percent : The percent is 39.5 (37.7, 41.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 37.7 to 41.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,327.

#### Alabama

- Percent : The percent is 39.3 (37.2, 41.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 37.2 to 41.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,715.

#### Nevada

- Percent : The percent is 39.2 (36.6, 41.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 36.6 to 41.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,252.

#### Arizona

- Percent : The percent is 39.1 (37.5, 40.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 37.5 to 40.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,925.

#### Kansas

- Percent : The percent is 39.1 (37.8, 40.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 37.8 to 40.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 4,293.

#### Iowa

- Percent : The percent is 39.0 (37.7, 40.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 37.7 to 40.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,441.

#### Florida

- Percent : The percent is 38.6 (36.9, 40.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 36.9 to 40.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 5,456.

#### Minnesota

- Percent : The percent is 38.5 (37.5, 39.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 37.5 to 39.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 6,129.

#### Idaho

- Percent : The percent is 37.8 (36.3, 39.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 36.3 to 39.2.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,318.

#### Oregon

- Percent : The percent is 37.8 (36.2, 39.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 36.2 to 39.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,219.

#### Delaware

- Percent : The percent is 37.7 (35.6, 39.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 35.6 to 39.9.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,495.

#### South Dakota

- Percent : The percent is 37.2 (34.0, 40.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 34.0 to 40.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,073.

#### Colorado

- Percent : The percent is 37.0 (35.7, 38.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 35.7 to 38.2.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,316.

#### Nebraska

- Percent : The percent is 37.0 (35.4, 38.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 35.4 to 38.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,704.

#### Connecticut

- Percent : The percent is 36.6 (35.0, 38.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 35.0 to 38.1.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,408.

#### Illinois

- Percent : The percent is 36.1 (34.1, 38.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 34.1 to 38.1.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,375.

#### Washington

- Percent : The percent is 35.9 (35.1, 36.7) with a 95% confidence interval from 35.1 to 36.7.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 9,282.

#### Hawaii

- Percent : The percent is 35.7 (34.2, 37.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 34.2 to 37.2.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,824.

#### Virginia

- Percent : The percent is 35.2 (33.9, 36.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 33.9 to 36.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,716.

#### New York

- Percent : The percent is 34.7 (33.7, 35.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 33.7 to 35.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 6,157.

#### Georgia

- Percent : The percent is 34.4 (32.9, 35.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 32.9 to 35.9.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,198.

#### New Jersey

- Percent : The percent is 33.9 (32.4, 35.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 32.4 to 35.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,497.

#### Massachusetts

- Percent : The percent is 33.6 (32.3, 34.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 32.3 to 34.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,595.

#### Texas

- Percent : The percent is 33.6 (32.1, 35.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 32.1 to 35.1.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 4,855.

#### California

- Percent : The percent is 31.3 (29.9, 32.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 29.9 to 32.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,338.

#### Maryland

- Percent : The percent is 31.3 (30.1, 32.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 30.1 to 32.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 5,507.

#### District of Columbia

- Percent : The percent is 27.7 (25.6, 29.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 25.6 to 29.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 958.

#### Utah

- Percent : The percent is 24.3 (23.2, 25.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 23.2 to 25.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,241.

#### Puerto Rico

- Percent : The percent is 23.8 (22.2, 25.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 22.2 to 25.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,312.

**Notes:**

Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/10/2024 6:15 am.

^{2}2022 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. Data for the US is a median and not a percent.

BRFSS Prevalence estimates presented here may vary from other published estimates due to differences in the methodology used to generate estimates.

Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.