Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2019 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


West Virginia


Kentucky


Louisiana


Ohio


Mississippi


Alabama


Arkansas


Tennessee


Missouri


Indiana


Oklahoma


Michigan


North Carolina


Wyoming


South Dakota


Maine


South Carolina


Alaska


Pennsylvania


North Dakota


Montana


Iowa


Georgia


Kansas


New Mexico


Delaware


New Hampshire


Nevada


Wisconsin


Idaho


Vermont


Arizona


Florida


Nebraska


Texas


Minnesota


Illinois


Oregon


Virginia


Colorado


Rhode Island


District of Columbia


Maryland


New York


Washington


Hawaii


Connecticut


Massachusetts


California


Puerto Rico


Utah


New Jersey

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 09/20/2021 12:46 pm.
Data not available for this combination of data selections.

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 2019 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.