Adult Tobacco Use

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National and State Level Adult Tobacco Use Data

 

National

NHIS, 2015

Maryland

BRFSS, 2013

Adult Smoking (Overall)

15.2%

16.4%

Male

17.4%

19.4%

Female

13.0%

13.7%

Ethnicity

White

17.1%

16.8%

Black

18.1%

17.4%

Hispanic

10.4%

11.0%

Asian

--

9.5%

Other

--

24.7%

Age

18-44

17.0%

17.9%

45-64

16.9%

17.3%

≥65

7.5%

8.7%

 

 

 

 

Last updated: October 12, 2015
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References

Behavior Risk Factor Surveillance System. (2013). Tobacco: Current smoker (smoked at least 100 cigarettes in their lifetime and currently smoke) by demographics

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2015). NHIS adult tobacco use information. Retrieved from http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nhis/tobacco/tobacco_statistics.htm