Disparities Details by Geographic Location for 2018
TU-1.1 : Adult cigarette smoking (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.
Error Bar (I) represents the 95% confidence interval.
Additional footnotes may apply to these data. Please refer to footnotes below the data table for further information.
See also Disparities Overview by Geographic Location for TU-1.1
TU-1.1 Reduce cigarette smoking by adults
Adult cigarette smoking (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.
Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.
Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.
CI: 95% confidence interval.
- The better group rate for this objective, 13.0% (age adjusted), was attained by persons living in a metropolitan area.
- The worse group rate for this objective, 20.4% (age adjusted), was attained by persons living in a non-metropolitan area.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 7.4 percentage points.
- The worst group rate was 1.567 times the best group rate.
Persons living in a metropolitan area achieved the better group rate for this objective, 13.0% (age adjusted).
The rate among persons living in a non-metropolitan area was 1.567 times the better group rate.