Disparities Details by Obesity Status for 2009
TU-2.2 : Adolescent cigarette smoking in past 30 days (percent, grades 9–12)
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 Obesity Status for TU-2.2
TU-2.2 Reduce use of cigarettes by adolescents (past month)
Adolescent cigarette smoking in past 30 days (percent, grades 9–12)
|Not obese|| 18.8
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, 18.8%, was attained by persons identifying as not obese.
- The worse group rate for this objective, 22.1%, was attained by persons identifying as obese.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 3.3 percentage points.
- The worst group rate was 1.176 times the best group rate.
Persons identifying as not obese achieved the better group rate for this objective, 18.8%.
The rate among persons identifying as obese was 1.176 times the better group rate.