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Disparities Data Details TU-1.1 by Family Income (percent poverty threshold) for 2018

Disparities Details by Family Income (percent poverty threshold) for 2018
TU-1.1 : Adult cigarette smoking (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 20.6 (2008)
2020 Target: 12.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), CDC/NCHS
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 Family Income (percent poverty threshold) for TU-1.1

TU-1.1 Reduce cigarette smoking by adults

Adult cigarette smoking (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 20.6 (2008)
2020 Target: 12.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Family Income (percent poverty threshold) 2018 Disparity
600+ 6.1
CI 5.2/7.0
SE 0.451
÷ 1.000
Best rate
400-599 11.4
CI 10.1/12.7
SE 0.661
÷ 1.863
CI
1.000/ 2.173
200-399 15.2
CI 14.0/16.3
SE 0.575
÷ 2.472
CI
1.000/ 2.832
100-199 19.7
CI 18.2/21.3
SE 0.796
÷ 3.220
CI
1.000/ 3.696
<100 23.9
CI 22.0/25.9
SE 1.004
÷ 3.904
CI
1.000/ 4.487
Average group rate excluding best group rate 17.6
...
SE 0.896
÷ 2.865
CI 1.000/ 3.319

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.

Summary measures of health disparities by Family Income (percent poverty threshold) — 2018
  • The best group rate for this objective, 6.1% (age adjusted), was attained by persons whose family incomes were 600+% of the poverty threshold.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 23.9% (age adjusted), was attained by persons whose family incomes were <100% of the poverty threshold.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 17.8 percentage points.
  • The worst group rate was 3.904 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other family income groups (excluding the best), 17.6% (age adjusted), was 2.865 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Family Income (percent poverty threshold) — 2018

Persons whose family incomes were 600+% of the poverty threshold achieved the best group rate for this objective, 6.1% (age adjusted).

  • The rate among persons whose family incomes were 400-599% of the poverty threshold was 1.863 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons whose family incomes were 200-399% of the poverty threshold was 2.472 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons whose family incomes were 100-199% of the poverty threshold was 3.220 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons whose family incomes were <100% of the poverty threshold was 3.904 times the best group rate.
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