State Cancer Profiles

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 02/25/2017 10:14 pm.

1 Healthy People 2020 Objectives is managed by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
2 2015 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.

Note: Healthy People 2020 Objectives are age-adjusted to the year 2000 standard population while these estimates are not age-adjusted.
Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2015 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 Name
State Met
Objective
of 12.0%?1
Percent 2
(95% Confidence Interval)
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor
United States No 16.8 (16.6, 17.0) 60,761
Alabama No 21.4 (20.1, 22.8) 1,393
Alaska No 19.1 (17.1, 21.3) 639
Arizona No 14.0 (12.9, 15.3) 889
Arkansas No 24.9 (22.7, 27.3) 846
California Yes 11.7 (11.0, 12.4) 1,295
Colorado No 15.6 (14.6, 16.7) 1,673
Connecticut No 13.5 (12.6, 14.5) 1,309
Delaware No 17.4 (15.7, 19.2) 612
District of Columbia No 16.0 (13.7, 18.6) 488
Florida No 15.8 (14.7, 17.0) 1,218
Georgia No 17.7 (16.1, 19.3) 663
Hawaii No 14.1 (12.9, 15.4) 857
Idaho No 13.8 (12.5, 15.2) 707
Illinois No 15.1 (13.8, 16.5) 677
Indiana No 20.6 (18.9, 22.3) 917
Iowa No 18.1 (16.7, 19.5) 867
Kansas No 17.7 (17.1, 18.4) 3,343
Kentucky No 25.9 (24.3, 27.7) 1,793
Louisiana No 21.9 (20.2, 23.6) 799
Maine No 19.5 (18.1, 20.9) 1,303
Maryland No 15.1 (13.7, 16.6) 1,396
Massachusetts No 14.0 (13.0, 15.0) 1,221
Michigan No 20.7 (19.6, 21.9) 1,460
Minnesota No 16.2 (15.4, 17.0) 2,293
Mississippi No 22.5 (20.9, 24.3) 998
Missouri No 22.3 (20.8, 23.8) 1,349
Montana No 18.9 (17.4, 20.5) 934
Nebraska No 17.1 (16.2, 18.1) 2,484
Nevada No 17.5 (15.3, 20.0) 446
New Hampshire No 15.9 (14.6, 17.3) 873
New Jersey No 13.5 (12.5, 14.6) 1,448
New Mexico No 17.5 (16.1, 19.1) 956
New York No 15.2 (14.3, 16.2) 1,574
North Carolina No 19.0 (17.8, 20.3) 1,088
North Dakota No 18.7 (17.2, 20.3) 725
Ohio No 21.6 (20.2, 23.0) 1,929
Oklahoma No 22.2 (20.6, 23.8) 1,148
Oregon No 17.1 (15.8, 18.6) 716
Pennsylvania No 18.1 (16.8, 19.6) 908
Rhode Island No 15.5 (14.1, 17.1) 778
South Carolina No 19.7 (18.6, 20.8) 1,791
South Dakota No 20.1 (18.4, 21.9) 1,114
Tennessee No 21.9 (20.3, 23.6) 1,105
Texas No 15.2 (14.1, 16.4) 1,817
Utah Yes 9.1 (8.4, 9.8) 885
Vermont No 16.0 (14.8, 17.3) 890
Virginia No 16.5 (15.5, 17.7) 1,247
Washington No 15.0 (14.1, 15.8) 1,843
West Virginia No 25.7 (24.3, 27.1) 1,336
Wisconsin No 17.3 (15.9, 18.8) 948
Wyoming No 19.1 (17.3, 20.9) 773