Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2016 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

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


Wyoming


Wisconsin


West Virginia


Washington


Virginia


Vermont


Utah


Texas


Tennessee


South Dakota


South Carolina


Rhode Island


Puerto Rico


Pennsylvania


Oregon


Oklahoma


Ohio


North Dakota


North Carolina


New York


New Mexico


New Jersey


New Hampshire


Nevada


Nebraska


Montana


Missouri


Mississippi


Minnesota


Michigan


Massachusetts


Maryland


Maine


Louisiana


Kentucky


Kansas


Iowa


Indiana


Illinois


Idaho


Hawaii


Georgia


Florida


District of Columbia


Delaware


Connecticut


Colorado


California


Arkansas


Arizona


Alaska


Alabama




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/16/2018 5:16 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 2016 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.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.