Figure 4.3 is a U.S. map showing any tobacco product use in past month among persons aged 18 to 25, by State: percentages, annual averages based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs. States listed here in alphabetical order within each group were divided into five groups based on the magnitude of their percentages. States in the highest group (51.47 to 58.88 percent) were Arkansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Montana, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Vermont, West Virginia, and Wyoming. States in the next highest group (48.82 to 51.46 percent) were Colorado, Indiana, Maine, Minnesota, New Hampshire, North Carolina, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Wisconsin. States in the mid group (46.31 to 48.81 percent) were Alaska, Delaware, Illinois, Iowa, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, Oregon, South Carolina, and Virginia. States in the next lowest group (42.48 to 46.30 percent) were Alabama, Connecticut, Idaho, Kansas, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Tennessee, and Washington. States in the lowest group (25.46 to 42.47 percent) were Arizona, California, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Maryland, Nevada, Texas, and Utah.
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