Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

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 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


Connecticut


New Jersey


Idaho


Arizona


Massachusetts


Hawaii


Washington


Illinois


Maryland


New York


Texas


Rhode Island


Colorado


Florida


New Hampshire


District of Columbia


Vermont


Minnesota


Virginia


Nebraska


Oregon


Wisconsin


Delaware


Nevada


New Mexico


Georgia


Kansas


Iowa


Pennsylvania


North Dakota


Montana


North Carolina


Alaska


Wyoming


Maine


South Carolina


South Dakota


Indiana


Michigan


Alabama


Ohio


Louisiana


Tennessee


Oklahoma


Missouri


Mississippi


Arkansas


West Virginia


Kentucky




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 12/09/2016 11:56 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.