Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2020 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


Utah


California


Puerto Rico


New Jersey


Maryland


Massachusetts


District of Columbia


Washington


Hawaii


Connecticut


New York


Colorado


Illinois


Arizona


Texas


Vermont


Oregon


Rhode Island


Virginia


Idaho


Minnesota


New Hampshire


Nebraska


Nevada


Florida


Delaware


Wisconsin


Iowa


Pennsylvania


Georgia


New Mexico


Montana


North Carolina


Maine


Kansas


North Dakota


Missouri


South Dakota


Alaska


South Carolina


Louisiana


Michigan


Wyoming


Alabama


Oklahoma


Ohio


Indiana


Tennessee


Mississippi


Arkansas


Kentucky


West Virginia




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 05/19/2022 6:53 pm.

1 Healthy People 2020 Objectives are managed by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
2 2020 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.

Note: Healthy People 2020 Objectives are age-adjusted to the year 2000 standard population while these estimates are not age-adjusted.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.