## 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

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 16.8 (16.6, 17.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 16.6 to 17.0.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 60,761.

#### Utah

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met. - Percent : The percent is 9.1 (8.4, 9.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 8.4 to 9.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 885.

#### Puerto Rico

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met. - Percent : The percent is 10.7 (9.7, 11.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 9.7 to 11.9.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 462.

#### California

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met. - Percent : The percent is 11.7 (11.0, 12.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 11.0 to 12.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,295.

#### Connecticut

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 13.5 (12.6, 14.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 12.6 to 14.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,309.

#### New Jersey

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 13.5 (12.5, 14.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 12.5 to 14.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,448.

#### Idaho

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 13.8 (12.5, 15.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 12.5 to 15.2.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 707.

#### Arizona

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 14.0 (12.9, 15.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 12.9 to 15.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 889.

#### Massachusetts

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 14.0 (13.0, 15.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 13.0 to 15.0.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,221.

#### Hawaii

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 14.1 (12.9, 15.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 12.9 to 15.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 857.

#### Washington

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 15.0 (14.1, 15.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 14.1 to 15.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,843.

#### Illinois

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 15.1 (13.8, 16.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 13.8 to 16.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 677.

#### Maryland

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 15.1 (13.7, 16.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 13.7 to 16.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,396.

#### New York

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 15.2 (14.3, 16.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 14.3 to 16.2.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,574.

#### Texas

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 15.2 (14.1, 16.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 14.1 to 16.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,817.

#### Rhode Island

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 15.5 (14.1, 17.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 14.1 to 17.1.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 778.

#### Colorado

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 15.6 (14.6, 16.7) with a 95% confidence interval from 14.6 to 16.7.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,673.

#### Florida

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 15.8 (14.7, 17.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 14.7 to 17.0.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,218.

#### New Hampshire

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 15.9 (14.6, 17.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 14.6 to 17.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 873.

#### District of Columbia

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 16.0 (13.7, 18.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 13.7 to 18.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 488.

#### Vermont

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 16.0 (14.8, 17.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 14.8 to 17.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 890.

#### Minnesota

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 16.2 (15.4, 17.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 15.4 to 17.0.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,293.

#### Virginia

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 16.5 (15.5, 17.7) with a 95% confidence interval from 15.5 to 17.7.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,247.

#### Nebraska

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.1 (16.2, 18.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 16.2 to 18.1.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 2,484.

#### Oregon

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.1 (15.8, 18.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 15.8 to 18.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 716.

#### Wisconsin

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.3 (15.9, 18.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 15.9 to 18.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 948.

#### Delaware

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.4 (15.7, 19.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 15.7 to 19.2.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 612.

#### Nevada

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.5 (15.3, 20.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 15.3 to 20.0.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 446.

#### New Mexico

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.5 (16.1, 19.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 16.1 to 19.1.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 956.

#### Georgia

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.7 (16.1, 19.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 16.1 to 19.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 663.

#### Kansas

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 17.7 (17.1, 18.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 17.1 to 18.4.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 3,343.

#### Iowa

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 18.1 (16.7, 19.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 16.7 to 19.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 867.

#### Pennsylvania

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 18.1 (16.8, 19.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 16.8 to 19.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 908.

#### North Dakota

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 18.7 (17.2, 20.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 17.2 to 20.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 725.

#### Montana

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 18.9 (17.4, 20.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 17.4 to 20.5.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 934.

#### North Carolina

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 19.0 (17.8, 20.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 17.8 to 20.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,088.

#### Alaska

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 19.1 (17.1, 21.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 17.1 to 21.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 639.

#### Wyoming

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 19.1 (17.3, 20.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 17.3 to 20.9.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 773.

#### Maine

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 19.5 (18.1, 20.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 18.1 to 20.9.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,303.

#### South Carolina

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 19.7 (18.6, 20.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 18.6 to 20.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,791.

#### South Dakota

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 20.1 (18.4, 21.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 18.4 to 21.9.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,114.

#### Indiana

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 20.6 (18.9, 22.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 18.9 to 22.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 917.

#### Michigan

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 20.7 (19.6, 21.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 19.6 to 21.9.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,460.

#### Alabama

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 21.4 (20.1, 22.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 20.1 to 22.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,393.

#### Ohio

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 21.6 (20.2, 23.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 20.2 to 23.0.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,929.

#### Louisiana

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 21.9 (20.2, 23.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 20.2 to 23.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 799.

#### Tennessee

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 21.9 (20.3, 23.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 20.3 to 23.6.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,105.

#### Oklahoma

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 22.2 (20.6, 23.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 20.6 to 23.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,148.

#### Missouri

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 22.3 (20.8, 23.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 20.8 to 23.8.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,349.

#### Mississippi

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 22.5 (20.9, 24.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 20.9 to 24.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 998.

#### Arkansas

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 24.9 (22.7, 27.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 22.7 to 27.3.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 846.

#### West Virginia

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 25.7 (24.3, 27.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 24.3 to 27.1.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,336.

#### Kentucky

- Met Objective of 12.0%?
^{1}: The Healthy People 2020 Objective was*not*met. - Percent : The percent is 25.9 (24.3, 27.7) with a 95% confidence interval from 24.3 to 27.7.
- Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor : The number of people is 1,793.

**Notes:**

Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 05/22/2018 3:52 am.

^{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.

Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.