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Table 2.1C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 827 855 878 878 848 844
Cigarettes 863 879 840 848 804 808
Smokeless Tobacco 688 703 325 312 284 281
Cigars 872 872 468 484 352 337
Pipe Tobacco2 740 735 -- -- 166 170
ALCOHOL 672 719 914 959 969 1,018
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 746 767
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 427 429
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Table 2.1D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.34 0.34 0.36 0.35 0.34 0.34
Cigarettes 0.35 0.35 0.34 0.34 0.33 0.33
Smokeless Tobacco 0.28 0.28 0.13 0.13 0.12 0.11
Cigars 0.35 0.35 0.19 0.20 0.14 0.14
Pipe Tobacco2 0.30 0.30 -- -- 0.07 0.07
ALCOHOL 0.27 0.29 0.37 0.39 0.39 0.41
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.30 0.31
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.17 0.17
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Table 2.1P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.0123   0.1309   0.0306  
Cigarettes 0.0438   0.1568   0.0749  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.2734   0.4303   0.5340  
Cigars 0.4074   0.4718   0.2695  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.0018   --   0.2149  
ALCOHOL 0.3363   0.5599   0.6941  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.4697  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.9193  
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Table 2.2C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or 13: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 37 41 28 28 17 19
Cigarettes 34 37 27 25 15 17
Smokeless Tobacco 17 18 12 13 7 8
Cigars 21 21 16 17 8 11
Pipe Tobacco2 12 10 -- -- 5 4
ALCOHOL 46 48 38 40 23 23
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 15 15
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 6 2
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Table 2.2D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or 13: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.43 0.47 0.34 0.34 0.21 0.23
Cigarettes 0.41 0.43 0.33 0.30 0.18 0.21
Smokeless Tobacco 0.21 0.22 0.14 0.16 0.08 0.10
Cigars 0.25 0.25 0.19 0.21 0.10 0.13
Pipe Tobacco2 0.15 0.12 -- -- 0.06 0.05
ALCOHOL 0.52 0.53 0.45 0.46 0.29 0.27
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.18 0.18
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.08 0.03
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Table 2.2P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or 13: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.1070   0.1428   0.4819  
Cigarettes 0.0658   0.0192   0.7317  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.8946   0.5264   0.7253  
Cigars 0.7305   0.3881   0.1410  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.3159   --   0.5761  
ALCOHOL 0.2159   0.2502   0.3351  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.8896  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.0433  
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Table 2.3C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 14 or 15: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 69 68 55 57 43 41
Cigarettes 64 62 51 49 37 36
Smokeless Tobacco 31 33 25 29 17 20
Cigars 46 44 37 37 24 23
Pipe Tobacco2 19 18 -- -- 11 12
ALCOHOL 84 84 71 76 50 50
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 39 36
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 13 19
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Table 2.3D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 14 or 15: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.66 0.68 0.57 0.60 0.46 0.45
Cigarettes 0.64 0.65 0.54 0.53 0.40 0.40
Smokeless Tobacco 0.34 0.37 0.27 0.33 0.19 0.23
Cigars 0.49 0.48 0.40 0.41 0.27 0.26
Pipe Tobacco2 0.22 0.21 -- -- 0.13 0.14
ALCOHOL 0.73 0.77 0.66 0.74 0.52 0.55
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.42 0.41
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.15 0.22
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Table 2.3P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 14 or 15: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.0023   0.1198   0.1160  
Cigarettes 0.0013   0.0789   0.2284  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.5488   0.2929   0.6045  
Cigars 0.0199   0.3584   0.2130  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.3178   --   0.6801  
ALCOHOL 0.0702   0.0793   0.2023  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.0534  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.3916  
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Table 2.4C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 16 or 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 93 94 79 80 62 63
Cigarettes 87 85 72 71 55 56
Smokeless Tobacco 43 50 37 41 25 29
Cigars 62 61 51 52 33 36
Pipe Tobacco2 27 26 -- -- 13 14
ALCOHOL 104 110 95 100 70 73
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 58 57
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 30 32
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Table 2.4D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 16 or 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.76 0.78 0.73 0.74 0.62 0.64
Cigarettes 0.75 0.75 0.71 0.69 0.58 0.59
Smokeless Tobacco 0.46 0.54 0.41 0.45 0.29 0.32
Cigars 0.63 0.60 0.55 0.54 0.37 0.40
Pipe Tobacco2 0.31 0.30 -- -- 0.16 0.17
ALCOHOL 0.71 0.75 0.73 0.78 0.66 0.71
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.60 0.60
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.35 0.36
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Table 2.4P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 16 or 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.0736   0.2977   0.4151  
Cigarettes 0.0184   0.0989   0.2077  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.0414   0.3863   0.9486  
Cigars 0.7766   0.6593   0.2819  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.6439   --   0.7922  
ALCOHOL 0.9805   0.3794   0.4468  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.4173  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.6849  
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Table 2.5C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 20: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 184 206 161 172 134 134
Cigarettes 167 190 139 153 120 121
Smokeless Tobacco 87 93 63 70 45 47
Cigars 135 149 110 114 70 78
Pipe Tobacco2 52 52 -- -- 22 24
ALCOHOL 230 250 216 242 180 202
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 142 163
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 86 83
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Table 2.5D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 20: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.71 0.75 0.75 0.77 0.75 0.72
Cigarettes 0.75 0.75 0.75 0.75 0.74 0.70
Smokeless Tobacco 0.56 0.57 0.44 0.46 0.33 0.33
Cigars 0.70 0.74 0.65 0.64 0.48 0.52
Pipe Tobacco2 0.37 0.36 -- -- 0.17 0.18
ALCOHOL 0.63 0.67 0.71 0.76 0.78 0.84
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.76 0.80
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.58 0.51
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Table 2.5P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 20: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.0214   0.0198   0.0218  
Cigarettes 0.0222   0.0179   0.0032  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.7341   0.6205   0.5194  
Cigars 0.1496   0.3951   0.7504  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.7465   --   0.5804  
ALCOHOL 0.0291   0.1079   0.3849  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.6598  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.3072  
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Table 2.6C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 to 25: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 253 244 206 199 176 173
Cigarettes 236 229 185 183 163 159
Smokeless Tobacco 115 107 63 63 50 47
Cigars 187 181 122 117 79 76
Pipe Tobacco2 70 68 -- -- 25 22
ALCOHOL 297 298 285 285 260 251
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 195 192
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 109 100
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Table 2.6D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 to 25: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.56 0.54 0.62 0.61 0.59 0.62
Cigarettes 0.55 0.56 0.59 0.62 0.58 0.61
Smokeless Tobacco 0.50 0.45 0.31 0.31 0.24 0.23
Cigars 0.62 0.61 0.48 0.48 0.35 0.34
Pipe Tobacco2 0.33 0.32 -- -- 0.12 0.11
ALCOHOL 0.39 0.41 0.49 0.50 0.61 0.59
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.62 0.60
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.47 0.43
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Table 2.6P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 to 25: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.2698   0.2013   0.0323  
Cigarettes 0.1080   0.0817   0.0343  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.9426   0.7353   0.6724  
Cigars 0.7280   0.3397   0.1470  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.5727   --   0.0885  
ALCOHOL 0.2478   0.7415   0.7695  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.8422  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.1795  
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Table 2.7C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 to 34: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 260 268 274 290 269 291
Cigarettes 270 283 270 289 257 279
Smokeless Tobacco 247 239 126 129 107 112
Cigars 292 287 204 203 159 143
Pipe Tobacco2 167 143 -- -- 56 43
ALCOHOL 184 197 242 244 284 294
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 272 285
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 172 178
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Table 2.7D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 to 34: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.74 0.76 0.78 0.82 0.77 0.82
Cigarettes 0.77 0.80 0.77 0.82 0.73 0.79
Smokeless Tobacco 0.70 0.68 0.36 0.37 0.30 0.32
Cigars 0.83 0.81 0.58 0.57 0.45 0.40
Pipe Tobacco2 0.48 0.41 -- -- 0.16 0.12
ALCOHOL 0.52 0.56 0.69 0.69 0.81 0.83
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.77 0.81
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.49 0.50
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Table 2.7P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 to 34: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.1092   0.2604   0.3001  
Cigarettes 0.0873   0.3653   0.5449  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.0388   0.4179   0.5010  
Cigars 0.2863   0.1306   0.1065  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.2643   --   0.4329  
ALCOHOL 0.6909   0.2984   0.4951  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.4255  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.6039  
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Table 2.8C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 35 or Older: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 714 754 748 750 723 719
Cigarettes 749 780 705 723 683 687
Smokeless Tobacco 615 644 275 249 250 236
Cigars 774 774 378 393 288 282
Pipe Tobacco2 683 693 -- -- 149 159
ALCOHOL 583 647 827 901 873 935
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 628 641
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 346 357
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Table 2.8D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 35 or Older: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.47 0.49 0.49 0.49 0.47 0.47
Cigarettes 0.49 0.50 0.46 0.47 0.45 0.44
Smokeless Tobacco 0.40 0.42 0.18 0.16 0.16 0.15
Cigars 0.51 0.50 0.25 0.25 0.19 0.18
Pipe Tobacco2 0.45 0.45 -- -- 0.10 0.10
ALCOHOL 0.38 0.42 0.54 0.58 0.57 0.60
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.41 0.41
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.23 0.23
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Table 2.8P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 35 or Older: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.1574   0.6333   0.2168  
Cigarettes 0.4879   0.7794   0.3842  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.5567   0.3311   0.6175  
Cigars 0.8394   0.6934   0.8034  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.0020   --   0.3181  
ALCOHOL 0.7256   0.6327   0.6337  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.3862  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.4664  
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Table 2.9C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 446 510 596 620 584 595
Cigarettes 528 560 559 605 543 574
Smokeless Tobacco 581 599 309 282 273 251
Cigars 618 628 426 429 319 311
Pipe Tobacco2 646 634 -- -- 160 168
ALCOHOL 352 401 569 604 611 667
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 559 585
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 355 375
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Table 2.9D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.37 0.42 0.50 0.52 0.49 0.50
Cigarettes 0.44 0.47 0.47 0.50 0.45 0.48
Smokeless Tobacco 0.49 0.50 0.26 0.23 0.23 0.21
Cigars 0.52 0.52 0.36 0.36 0.27 0.26
Pipe Tobacco2 0.54 0.53 -- -- 0.13 0.14
ALCOHOL 0.30 0.33 0.48 0.50 0.51 0.55
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.47 0.49
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.30 0.31
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Table 2.9P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.0377   0.2824   0.0928  
Cigarettes 0.2850   0.3268   0.2536  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.4281   0.2962   0.3864  
Cigars 0.5834   0.9011   0.6016  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.0009   --   0.2984  
ALCOHOL 0.2526   0.6997   0.6120  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.5079  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.8720  
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Table 2.10C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 614 629 543 545 511 511
Cigarettes 616 639 529 531 502 493
Smokeless Tobacco 275 280 88 119 76 113
Cigars 466 461 194 185 131 116
Pipe Tobacco2 232 246 -- -- 47 30
ALCOHOL 524 558 630 671 644 674
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 399 394
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 168 171
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Table 2.10D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.49 0.49 0.43 0.43 0.40 0.40
Cigarettes 0.49 0.50 0.42 0.42 0.40 0.39
Smokeless Tobacco 0.22 0.22 0.07 0.09 0.06 0.09
Cigars 0.37 0.36 0.15 0.14 0.10 0.09
Pipe Tobacco2 0.18 0.19 -- -- 0.04 0.02
ALCOHOL 0.41 0.44 0.50 0.53 0.51 0.53
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.32 0.31
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.13 0.13
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Table 2.10P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Substance TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.0820   0.2208   0.1053  
Cigarettes 0.0638   0.2417   0.1099  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.2884   0.5733   0.5855  
Cigars 0.3789   0.1328   0.0798  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.3635   --   0.3523  
ALCOHOL 0.6821   0.6293   0.2724  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.6754  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.9213  
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Table 2.11C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 827 855 878 878 848 844
12 21 23 16 14 7 10
13 30 32 23 23 15 16
14 39 43 31 36 24 27
15 55 51 45 42 35 31
16 61 61 52 53 39 40
17 65 64 55 56 45 48
18 98 94 87 82 73 71
19 96 97 87 84 73 64
20 95 105 79 87 68 74
21 103 100 87 85 76 77
22 90 91 76 80 69 70
23 89 90 79 74 71 65
24 89 94 71 80 64 71
25 88 85 74 71 69 64
26-29 354 366 276 279 246 253
30-34 372 367 270 274 246 250
35-39 419 439 294 298 275 275
40-44 455 434 303 304 283 265
45-49 464 457 315 321 303 299
50-54 578 656 377 410 357 390
55-59 507 579 292 341 279 316
60-64 453 493 244 282 238 263
65 or Older 391 440 320 325 302 308
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Table 2.11D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.34 0.34 0.36 0.35 0.34 0.34
12 0.52 0.55 0.40 0.35 0.18 0.24
13 0.67 0.72 0.55 0.55 0.36 0.39
14 0.83 0.93 0.68 0.80 0.55 0.62
15 0.96 0.96 0.86 0.84 0.71 0.66
16 1.04 1.08 1.01 1.03 0.82 0.80
17 1.05 1.09 1.02 1.09 0.91 1.03
18 1.18 1.14 1.21 1.15 1.18 1.13
19 1.17 1.30 1.26 1.32 1.25 1.21
20 1.21 1.17 1.36 1.36 1.33 1.34
21 1.09 1.23 1.21 1.33 1.23 1.34
22 1.11 1.24 1.31 1.30 1.29 1.29
23 1.11 1.10 1.31 1.25 1.27 1.24
24 1.15 1.21 1.26 1.33 1.20 1.33
25 1.09 1.14 1.25 1.30 1.28 1.31
26-29 1.06 1.04 1.14 1.21 1.10 1.21
30-34 1.00 1.00 1.07 1.08 1.04 1.09
35-39 1.10 1.03 1.17 1.10 1.14 1.06
40-44 1.00 1.04 1.08 1.14 1.04 1.05
45-49 0.93 0.91 1.13 1.08 1.09 1.06
50-54 1.36 1.38 1.44 1.51 1.41 1.47
55-59 1.34 1.56 1.40 1.56 1.36 1.48
60-64 1.56 1.58 1.59 1.80 1.57 1.70
65 or Older 1.10 1.21 0.90 0.90 0.85 0.85
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Table 2.11P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0123   0.1309   0.0306  
12 0.3229   0.4965   0.2938  
13 0.2363   0.2125   0.7707  
14 0.1035   0.2488   0.3400  
15 0.0070   0.2616   0.2124  
16 0.3926   0.4972   0.4089  
17 0.0999   0.4810   0.8005  
18 0.0041   0.0358   0.4062  
19 0.4047   0.1521   0.0276  
20 0.8186   0.5616   0.3011  
21 0.0633   0.1957   0.2493  
22 0.5900   0.8847   0.6186  
23 0.4491   0.6386   0.1650  
24 0.6502   0.3977   0.3845  
25 0.6962   0.0476   0.0047  
26-29 0.5649   0.4358   0.4628  
30-34 0.0864   0.4247   0.4681  
35-39 0.8266   0.9011   0.9660  
40-44 0.2941   0.7567   0.1141  
45-49 0.8092   0.6368   0.5663  
50-54 0.8379   0.6906   0.9594  
55-59 0.4627   0.4898   0.3932  
60-64 0.5328   0.6326   1.0000  
65 or Older 0.0591   0.5909   0.7146  
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Table 2.12C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 863 879 840 848 804 808
12 19 20 14 13 6 8
13 28 29 22 20 14 15
14 36 38 29 29 22 22
15 51 48 40 38 30 28
16 58 57 50 46 36 35
17 61 57 50 49 41 43
18 88 89 74 75 65 63
19 88 92 76 78 66 60
20 90 97 74 78 65 68
21 95 93 79 76 69 68
22 87 87 69 75 64 65
23 85 87 74 71 67 64
24 84 92 66 72 61 66
25 84 80 67 63 64 58
26-29 342 351 256 255 229 236
30-34 360 350 243 246 223 234
35-39 392 416 263 272 249 252
40-44 434 420 275 266 265 236
45-49 446 443 288 288 283 274
50-54 565 648 354 377 334 357
55-59 499 570 268 320 253 299
60-64 446 483 224 255 220 246
65 or Older 416 439 288 289 266 255
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Table 2.12D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.35 0.35 0.34 0.34 0.33 0.33
12 0.49 0.49 0.36 0.31 0.15 0.19
13 0.63 0.66 0.52 0.48 0.32 0.35
14 0.78 0.84 0.65 0.67 0.51 0.51
15 0.92 0.93 0.79 0.77 0.61 0.60
16 1.05 1.04 1.00 0.91 0.76 0.73
17 1.04 1.06 0.98 1.00 0.84 0.93
18 1.19 1.19 1.13 1.18 1.11 1.09
19 1.20 1.32 1.25 1.32 1.25 1.16
20 1.37 1.26 1.41 1.35 1.31 1.29
21 1.08 1.25 1.19 1.30 1.21 1.26
22 1.20 1.28 1.32 1.32 1.28 1.30
23 1.15 1.15 1.30 1.27 1.25 1.25
24 1.19 1.26 1.26 1.28 1.20 1.30
25 1.14 1.16 1.23 1.25 1.27 1.22
26-29 1.13 1.08 1.15 1.21 1.09 1.17
30-34 1.06 1.08 1.05 1.06 0.99 1.07
35-39 1.13 1.08 1.11 1.05 1.06 0.99
40-44 1.03 1.09 1.03 1.04 1.01 0.95
45-49 0.96 0.97 1.08 1.04 1.06 1.01
50-54 1.44 1.41 1.41 1.46 1.36 1.40
55-59 1.43 1.60 1.34 1.50 1.28 1.43
60-64 1.61 1.64 1.51 1.67 1.48 1.62
65 or Older 1.17 1.21 0.81 0.80 0.75 0.70
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Table 2.12P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0438   0.1568   0.0749  
12 0.4692   0.3443   0.4666  
13 0.0976   0.0294   0.9232  
14 0.0250   0.0806   0.2995  
15 0.0123   0.3443   0.4622  
16 0.5328   0.2065   0.1538  
17 0.0061   0.2923   0.7337  
18 0.0175   0.0329   0.0808  
19 0.3628   0.4132   0.0286  
20 0.4921   0.2352   0.2202  
21 0.0164   0.0240   0.1121  
22 0.1538   1.0000   0.6221  
23 0.9711   0.6155   0.3096  
24 0.9142   0.4340   0.5605  
25 0.9205   0.0313   0.0121  
26-29 0.2798   0.2790   0.6254  
30-34 0.1641   0.8570   0.7351  
35-39 0.6479   0.3393   0.7428  
40-44 0.1757   0.2614   0.0390  
45-49 0.5557   0.8887   0.9906  
50-54 0.1970   0.8769   1.0000  
55-59 0.7652   0.7452   0.7320  
60-64 0.6422   0.8694   0.8910  
65 or Older 0.1395   0.7731   0.6335  
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Table 2.13C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 688 703 325 312 284 281
12 10 10 6 7 4 4
13 13 14 10 11 5 7
14 18 21 14 19 9 15
15 25 25 20 21 14 14
16 28 35 24 30 17 20
17 32 34 27 28 19 19
18 51 42 42 33 29 24
19 46 45 32 37 24 26
20 46 53 30 39 20 29
21 50 46 30 30 23 21
22 44 45 25 28 21 19
23 44 44 25 26 20 19
24 45 50 26 26 20 20
25 45 41 24 24 21 18
26-29 187 186 95 96 80 82
30-34 207 196 93 90 77 80
35-39 244 235 112 115 106 108
40-44 279 229 108 107 100 92
45-49 213 215 84 80 80 78
50-54 259 297 99 89 93 88
55-59 231 233 110 46 91 46
60-64 180 197 49 62 49 53
65 or Older 310 346 138 142 126 142
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Table 2.13D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.28 0.28 0.13 0.13 0.12 0.11
12 0.25 0.26 0.16 0.16 0.11 0.10
13 0.32 0.34 0.23 0.27 0.12 0.16
14 0.41 0.50 0.33 0.45 0.21 0.36
15 0.53 0.54 0.44 0.47 0.30 0.31
16 0.61 0.76 0.54 0.64 0.38 0.44
17 0.69 0.76 0.60 0.65 0.44 0.46
18 0.96 0.78 0.82 0.65 0.61 0.49
19 0.95 0.92 0.70 0.77 0.55 0.58
20 1.00 1.07 0.70 0.85 0.48 0.67
21 1.01 0.99 0.67 0.69 0.53 0.51
22 1.01 1.04 0.63 0.70 0.52 0.50
23 1.01 1.00 0.62 0.65 0.49 0.47
24 1.02 1.08 0.63 0.62 0.49 0.50
25 1.05 1.00 0.62 0.63 0.52 0.46
26-29 0.98 0.99 0.56 0.57 0.47 0.49
30-34 0.95 0.89 0.48 0.45 0.40 0.41
35-39 1.05 0.94 0.52 0.53 0.50 0.50
40-44 1.06 0.92 0.47 0.49 0.44 0.43
45-49 0.85 0.84 0.38 0.34 0.36 0.34
50-54 1.11 1.26 0.47 0.41 0.44 0.40
55-59 1.19 1.19 0.62 0.25 0.51 0.25
60-64 1.25 1.37 0.36 0.46 0.36 0.39
65 or Older 0.87 0.95 0.39 0.39 0.35 0.39
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Table 2.13P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.2734   0.4303   0.5340  
12 0.4674   0.7884   0.4050  
13 0.4419   0.3397   0.2880  
14 0.5024   0.2026   0.2479  
15 0.8270   0.7780   0.7075  
16 0.1822   0.7951   0.6231  
17 0.0929   0.3137   0.7003  
18 0.0239   0.0655   0.4538  
19 0.8903   0.1872   0.4846  
20 0.1250   0.1108   0.2033  
21 0.8813   0.6668   0.6847  
22 0.3744   0.1510   0.4640  
23 0.4185   0.6609   0.4650  
24 0.4742   0.5390   0.7314  
25 0.5906   0.9389   0.3247  
26-29 0.4905   0.5535   0.4670  
30-34 0.0241   0.5835   0.8359  
35-39 0.9910   0.5446   0.5115  
40-44 0.6070   0.1481   0.3218  
45-49 0.7706   0.3389   0.3734  
50-54 0.4814   0.4360   0.7888  
55-59 0.3938   0.0050   0.0217  
60-64 0.3341   0.3318   0.8548  
65 or Older 0.8384   0.4061   0.9494  
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Table 2.14C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 872 872 468 484 352 337
12 13 9 10 8 2 5
13 16 19 12 15 7 9
14 26 26 21 22 15 13
15 37 34 30 29 19 19
16 42 41 33 35 22 22
17 43 47 38 38 25 28
18 73 69 63 60 41 43
19 75 72 62 57 42 41
20 72 81 49 61 34 43
21 80 78 61 57 39 42
22 68 67 55 48 37 34
23 66 70 44 48 31 28
24 70 75 43 46 31 31
25 66 64 45 43 34 27
26-29 274 282 167 154 123 105
30-34 274 268 153 157 105 105
35-39 317 299 160 153 112 109
40-44 336 289 160 149 108 99
45-49 314 314 154 168 111 116
50-54 414 435 175 213 122 146
55-59 357 386 148 132 115 108
60-64 305 328 99 133 84 74
65 or Older 381 400 124 122 100 109
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Table 2.14D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.35 0.35 0.19 0.20 0.14 0.14
12 0.33 0.23 0.25 0.20 0.06 0.13
13 0.38 0.44 0.29 0.36 0.17 0.22
14 0.58 0.61 0.49 0.51 0.34 0.31
15 0.76 0.71 0.63 0.62 0.41 0.43
16 0.87 0.81 0.74 0.72 0.49 0.48
17 0.90 0.95 0.82 0.82 0.56 0.63
18 1.18 1.09 1.10 1.00 0.78 0.81
19 1.28 1.23 1.16 1.09 0.89 0.86
20 1.24 1.30 1.03 1.18 0.81 0.95
21 1.25 1.27 1.14 1.12 0.80 0.90
22 1.34 1.28 1.18 1.07 0.87 0.82
23 1.20 1.28 0.97 1.09 0.74 0.67
24 1.26 1.33 0.97 1.04 0.74 0.75
25 1.24 1.25 1.04 1.02 0.82 0.70
26-29 1.19 1.18 0.90 0.82 0.70 0.61
30-34 1.12 1.05 0.75 0.76 0.54 0.53
35-39 1.17 1.05 0.74 0.68 0.53 0.50
40-44 1.17 1.04 0.68 0.65 0.47 0.46
45-49 1.08 1.04 0.67 0.70 0.49 0.50
50-54 1.49 1.51 0.81 0.95 0.57 0.66
55-59 1.55 1.71 0.81 0.70 0.64 0.58
60-64 1.76 1.90 0.72 0.97 0.62 0.55
65 or Older 1.07 1.10 0.35 0.34 0.28 0.30
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Table 2.14P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.4074   0.4718   0.2695  
12 0.3139   0.8716   0.0522  
13 0.7413   0.3121   0.4489  
14 0.1700   0.2359   0.1172  
15 0.0539   0.7821   0.6953  
16 0.3839   0.8468   0.6338  
17 0.5797   0.6100   0.2729  
18 0.0562   0.1723   0.5186  
19 0.1457   0.2775   0.9023  
20 0.3065   0.2598   0.9928  
21 0.4406   0.8416   0.3281  
22 0.1893   0.7472   0.9657  
23 0.3898   0.9268   0.1741  
24 0.5842   0.4622   0.3632  
25 0.5182   0.1490   0.0176  
26-29 0.6897   0.3029   0.1870  
30-34 0.2737   0.2640   0.3203  
35-39 0.9704   0.8405   0.9282  
40-44 0.5610   0.4014   0.9729  
45-49 0.3528   0.5924   0.6779  
50-54 0.8169   0.4300   0.9581  
55-59 0.5716   0.1159   0.1817  
60-64 0.5742   0.5560   0.5160  
65 or Older 0.7123   0.9820   0.5244  
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Table 2.15C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 672 719 914 959 969 1,018
12 24 27 18 22 10 13
13 39 38 34 32 21 19
14 51 51 42 46 29 27
15 67 66 59 60 42 43
16 71 72 64 64 47 45
17 73 76 66 71 50 54
18 109 112 104 106 85 83
19 111 108 105 105 89 93
20 117 125 112 120 95 101
21 116 124 113 121 104 109
22 110 100 106 98 99 89
23 103 104 100 99 91 91
24 98 105 93 99 85 88
25 98 94 93 89 83 82
26-29 399 395 369 374 324 339
30-34 407 425 372 393 325 354
35-39 475 499 429 455 386 385
40-44 491 477 467 437 392 394
45-49 502 491 449 432 394 394
50-54 625 687 555 615 493 551
55-59 527 637 462 561 418 472
60-64 501 516 409 440 352 388
65 or Older 370 404 474 488 453 474
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Table 2.15D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.27 0.29 0.37 0.39 0.39 0.41
12 0.58 0.62 0.45 0.53 0.26 0.31
13 0.85 0.81 0.77 0.72 0.49 0.44
14 0.97 1.02 0.87 0.97 0.65 0.63
15 1.08 1.09 1.02 1.08 0.83 0.88
16 1.02 1.09 1.04 1.10 0.92 0.89
17 1.05 1.02 1.05 1.11 0.94 1.04
18 1.06 1.08 1.16 1.22 1.23 1.19
19 1.03 1.13 1.17 1.22 1.29 1.36
20 0.99 0.97 1.18 1.15 1.36 1.36
21 0.78 0.85 0.97 1.00 1.19 1.23
22 0.82 0.89 0.95 1.06 1.16 1.32
23 0.74 0.88 0.93 1.01 1.16 1.21
24 0.94 0.90 1.13 1.04 1.25 1.21
25 0.80 0.75 1.09 1.01 1.30 1.24
26-29 0.74 0.77 1.00 0.96 1.16 1.19
30-34 0.73 0.72 0.90 0.92 1.04 1.08
35-39 0.70 0.78 1.09 1.02 1.25 1.11
40-44 0.71 0.74 1.09 1.02 1.17 1.15
45-49 0.60 0.64 0.96 0.96 1.12 1.09
50-54 1.02 1.15 1.52 1.51 1.57 1.58
55-59 1.23 1.22 1.60 1.78 1.64 1.80
60-64 1.22 1.28 1.83 2.05 1.89 2.10
65 or Older 1.04 1.11 1.33 1.34 1.27 1.31
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Table 2.15P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Age Category TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.3363   0.5599   0.6941  
12 0.5126   0.3622   0.4666  
13 0.0678   0.0633   0.1392  
14 0.0396   0.0392   0.0552  
15 0.5336   0.6008   0.8838  
16 0.6682   0.1299   0.0098  
17 0.5567   0.6835   0.1005  
18 0.0113   0.0012   0.0116  
19 0.9538   0.3865   0.4667  
20 0.1903   0.8407   0.6388  
21 0.7241   0.2285   0.3470  
22 0.1867   0.1717   0.0149  
23 0.1085   0.2497   0.4471  
24 0.7051   0.8920   0.6012  
25 0.6752   0.4947   0.3033  
26-29 0.2982   0.5126   0.8271  
30-34 0.6768   0.3878   0.2278  
35-39 0.1271   0.7888   1.0000  
40-44 0.8511   0.5826   0.0126  
45-49 0.1124   0.0623   0.6928  
50-54 0.3244   0.4055   0.6235  
55-59 0.4897   0.5829   0.6590  
60-64 0.8723   0.7275   0.8766  
65 or Older 0.2656   0.4982   0.8495  
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Table 2.16C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Age Category TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 969 1,018 746 767 427 429
12 10 13 6 8 * 1
13 21 19 13 13 6 2
14 29 27 22 17 7 4
15 42 43 33 32 11 18
16 47 45 40 35 19 19
17 50 54 41 44 23 25
18 85 83 70 71 48 35
19 89 93 72 79 45 42
20 95 101 75 81 38 48
21 104 109 85 84 52 46
22 99 89 78 73 43 40
23 91 91 74 71 42 44
24 85 88 67 70 40 40
25 83 82 66 64 39 35
26-29 324 339 240 253 132 131
30-34 325 354 223 235 115 120
35-39 386 385 260 257 129 140
40-44 392 394 256 250 126 130
45-49 394 394 256 237 135 141
50-54 493 551 300 333 161 194
55-59 418 472 198 236 122 119
60-64 352 388 185 210 75 98
65 or Older 453 474 241 248 137 101
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Table 2.16D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Age Category TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.39 0.41 0.30 0.31 0.17 0.17
12 0.26 0.31 0.15 0.20 * 0.03
13 0.49 0.44 0.32 0.30 0.15 0.04
14 0.65 0.63 0.50 0.42 0.16 0.11
15 0.83 0.88 0.68 0.68 0.24 0.40
16 0.92 0.89 0.85 0.74 0.44 0.42
17 0.94 1.04 0.85 0.92 0.53 0.59
18 1.23 1.19 1.15 1.16 0.93 0.65
19 1.29 1.36 1.25 1.34 0.91 0.87
20 1.36 1.36 1.33 1.35 0.89 0.96
21 1.19 1.23 1.31 1.31 1.00 0.99
22 1.16 1.32 1.31 1.32 0.99 0.96
23 1.16 1.21 1.22 1.25 0.93 1.00
24 1.25 1.21 1.28 1.29 0.93 0.94
25 1.30 1.24 1.31 1.28 0.93 0.86
26-29 1.16 1.19 1.15 1.19 0.77 0.74
30-34 1.04 1.08 0.98 1.00 0.59 0.61
35-39 1.25 1.11 1.06 0.99 0.59 0.62
40-44 1.17 1.15 1.00 0.98 0.54 0.59
45-49 1.12 1.09 1.00 0.89 0.60 0.59
50-54 1.57 1.58 1.29 1.36 0.76 0.86
55-59 1.64 1.80 1.06 1.18 0.69 0.63
60-64 1.89 2.10 1.27 1.44 0.55 0.72
65 or Older 1.27 1.31 0.68 0.68 0.39 0.28
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Table 2.16P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Age Category TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.6941   0.4697   0.9193  
12 0.4666   0.1988   *  
13 0.1392   0.6056   0.0173  
14 0.0552   0.0102   0.1407  
15 0.8838   0.5348   0.1297  
16 0.0098   0.0070   0.2221  
17 0.1005   0.1041   0.5789  
18 0.0116   0.0211   0.0046  
19 0.4667   0.3477   0.7794  
20 0.6388   0.5182   0.1540  
21 0.3470   0.6798   0.2497  
22 0.0149   0.2891   0.7908  
23 0.4471   0.2869   0.4382  
24 0.6012   0.5884   0.7119  
25 0.3033   0.3931   0.6285  
26-29 0.8271   0.8118   0.2034  
30-34 0.2278   0.1383   0.5165  
35-39 1.0000   0.5624   0.1930  
40-44 0.0126   0.0704   0.3954  
45-49 0.6928   0.9478   0.3415  
50-54 0.6235   0.7883   0.7243  
55-59 0.6590   0.1900   0.8615  
60-64 0.8766   0.7216   0.8010  
65 or Older 0.8495   0.9959   0.5966  
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Table 2.17C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 827 855 878 878 848 844
AGE            
12-17 106 108 90 95 72 76
18-25 153 148 161 159 159 162
26 or Older 761 814 824 829 798 801
GENDER            
Male 446 510 596 620 584 595
Female 614 629 543 545 511 511
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 753 774 834 826 800 787
White 574 619 705 740 674 706
Black or African American 288 310 302 290 297 269
American Indian or Alaska Native 119 122 73 77 67 72
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 87 * * * *
Asian 317 271 183 179 165 153
Two or More Races 150 142 89 92 87 88
Hispanic or Latino 312 355 289 309 283 291
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Table 2.17D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.34 0.34 0.36 0.35 0.34 0.34
AGE            
12-17 0.42 0.43 0.36 0.38 0.29 0.30
18-25 0.47 0.45 0.49 0.49 0.49 0.49
26 or Older 0.41 0.43 0.44 0.44 0.42 0.42
GENDER            
Male 0.37 0.42 0.50 0.52 0.49 0.50
Female 0.49 0.49 0.43 0.43 0.40 0.40
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.35 0.36 0.39 0.39 0.38 0.37
White 0.34 0.37 0.42 0.44 0.40 0.42
Black or African American 0.99 1.06 1.04 0.99 1.02 0.92
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.68 3.57 4.56 5.07 4.65 4.83
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 5.52 * * * *
Asian 2.19 2.01 1.67 1.55 1.49 1.35
Two or More Races 3.10 2.69 3.07 2.81 2.95 2.73
Hispanic or Latino 0.93 1.04 0.87 0.90 0.85 0.85
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Table 2.17P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0123   0.1309   0.0306  
AGE            
12-17 0.0010   0.0495   0.2113  
18-25 0.0141   0.0142   0.0020  
26 or Older 0.0618   0.3887   0.1247  
GENDER            
Male 0.0377   0.2824   0.0928  
Female 0.0820   0.2208   0.1053  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0509   0.2157   0.0806  
White 0.2421   0.3950   0.2308  
Black or African American 0.1356   0.2463   0.0958  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4385   0.8848   0.9375  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.3114   0.8300   0.7641  
Two or More Races 0.8509   0.7331   0.7967  
Hispanic or Latino 0.1195   0.3767   0.1697  
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Table 2.18C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 106 108 90 95 72 76
GENDER            
Male 71 75 64 69 54 57
Female 74 70 61 59 47 48
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 94 98 80 86 65 69
White 103 109 83 93 65 72
Black or African American 47 48 34 36 24 27
American Indian or Alaska Native 11 9 * 8 6 7
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 27 23 24 18 13 13
Two or More Races 13 12 10 7 9 6
Hispanic or Latino 47 44 41 36 31 30
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 71 75 61 68 49 53
Female, White, Not Hispanic 65 68 51 57 41 44
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 34 33 25 27 18 21
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 29 30 22 21 16 15
Male, Hispanic 41 40 32 32 24 25
Female, Hispanic 37 31 32 25 23 18
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Table 2.18D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.42 0.43 0.36 0.38 0.29 0.30
GENDER            
Male 0.55 0.58 0.50 0.53 0.41 0.44
Female 0.60 0.56 0.49 0.48 0.38 0.39
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.45 0.48 0.39 0.42 0.31 0.34
White 0.51 0.56 0.44 0.51 0.38 0.42
Black or African American 0.98 0.98 0.75 0.82 0.56 0.67
American Indian or Alaska Native 5.88 5.25 * 4.58 3.65 4.05
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.23 2.00 2.09 1.66 1.16 1.21
Two or More Races 2.95 2.27 2.47 1.73 2.04 1.45
Hispanic or Latino 1.04 0.95 0.89 0.78 0.67 0.64
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.70 0.76 0.64 0.72 0.55 0.61
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.71 0.74 0.59 0.65 0.51 0.54
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.41 1.42 1.09 1.27 0.86 1.04
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.32 1.33 1.02 0.98 0.79 0.76
Male, Hispanic 1.41 1.41 1.22 1.18 0.98 1.01
Female, Hispanic 1.45 1.21 1.27 0.99 0.96 0.75
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Table 2.18P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0010   0.0495   0.2113  
GENDER            
Male 0.2769   0.8128   0.8274  
Female 0.0001   0.0007   0.0265  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0089   0.1527   0.5348  
White 0.0323   0.5453   0.8021  
Black or African American 0.1852   0.4183   0.8150  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1677   *   0.2167  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.5981   0.1209   0.5567  
Two or More Races 0.1809   0.0190   0.0677  
Hispanic or Latino 0.0233   0.1175   0.1284  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.5880   0.7053   0.9706  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.0081   0.1562   0.6553  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.3372   1.0000   0.5896  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.3500   0.2199   0.2936  
Male, Hispanic 0.5370   0.8461   0.8574  
Female, Hispanic 0.0040   0.0071   0.0342  
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Table 2.19C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 153 148 161 159 159 162
GENDER            
Male 98 101 107 110 108 116
Female 107 101 106 102 102 96
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 132 134 144 138 147 144
White 280 286 235 233 200 193
Black or African American 98 114 78 90 69 80
American Indian or Alaska Native 23 20 19 18 15 17
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 71 57 59 47 44 38
Two or More Races 24 26 22 23 21 21
Hispanic or Latino 70 71 71 73 67 68
EDUCATION            
< High School 117 120 107 107 99 100
High School Graduate 168 168 142 142 127 123
Some College 201 204 162 164 131 128
College Graduate 117 115 89 86 73 68
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 211 210 177 173 156 155
Part-Time 149 153 119 122 99 98
Unemployed 71 76 64 67 60 62
Other1 137 132 118 110 94 86
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Table 2.19D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.47 0.45 0.49 0.49 0.49 0.49
GENDER            
Male 0.59 0.61 0.65 0.67 0.66 0.71
Female 0.66 0.62 0.65 0.63 0.63 0.59
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.49 0.50 0.54 0.51 0.55 0.53
White 0.49 0.53 0.58 0.56 0.59 0.60
Black or African American 1.23 1.27 1.22 1.29 1.13 1.23
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.77 2.47 4.19 4.17 5.47 4.41
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.55 2.64 2.42 2.47 2.27 2.21
Two or More Races 3.98 3.09 4.11 3.20 4.14 3.38
Hispanic or Latino 1.21 1.23 1.22 1.27 1.15 1.18
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.01 1.01 1.08 1.10 1.11 1.11
High School Graduate 0.73 0.73 0.76 0.81 0.75 0.79
Some College 0.79 0.80 0.86 0.83 0.82 0.82
College Graduate 1.19 1.19 1.31 1.22 1.22 1.17
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.59 0.57 0.67 0.65 0.66 0.67
Part-Time 0.96 0.87 0.98 0.90 0.95 0.87
Unemployed 1.38 1.50 1.60 1.59 1.63 1.59
Other1 1.08 1.10 1.10 1.09 1.00 1.04
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Table 2.19P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0141   0.0142   0.0020  
GENDER            
Male 0.4765   0.2811   0.2922  
Female 0.0057   0.0114   0.0002  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0025   0.0009   0.0001  
White 0.0001   0.0009   0.0000  
Black or African American 0.5649   0.2788   0.3070  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4431   0.6097   0.2605  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.1722   0.9001   0.8017  
Two or More Races 0.8525   0.6001   0.3583  
Hispanic or Latino 0.7157   0.3529   0.3635  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.6761   0.9023   0.8934  
High School Graduate 0.0195   0.0236   0.0307  
Some College 0.2567   0.1623   0.1151  
College Graduate 0.3325   0.3786   0.0078  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.2058   0.2360   0.0737  
Part-Time 0.1851   0.3032   0.2515  
Unemployed 0.6656   0.7258   0.2385  
Other1 0.1233   0.0156   0.0164  
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Table 2.20C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 761 814 824 829 798 801
GENDER            
Male 396 477 574 595 566 572
Female 579 611 503 515 477 486
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 698 740 782 783 751 750
White 1,501 1,619 830 881 764 802
Black or African American 540 583 356 373 344 335
American Indian or Alaska Native * 117 * * 63 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 299 263 165 169 157 146
Two or More Races 146 138 85 88 83 86
Hispanic or Latino 298 341 281 290 270 275
EDUCATION            
< High School 651 659 469 409 445 394
High School Graduate 837 895 557 603 522 572
Some College 761 796 467 486 446 442
College Graduate 961 989 409 466 358 385
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,154 1,190 763 751 706 681
Part-Time 498 535 276 288 262 268
Unemployed 206 207 170 158 162 146
Other1 936 981 471 525 457 498
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Table 2.20D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.41 0.43 0.44 0.44 0.42 0.42
GENDER            
Male 0.44 0.52 0.64 0.65 0.63 0.63
Female 0.59 0.62 0.51 0.52 0.49 0.49
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.42 0.45 0.47 0.47 0.46 0.45
White 0.41 0.45 0.50 0.52 0.48 0.50
Black or African American 1.33 1.46 1.39 1.38 1.37 1.28
American Indian or Alaska Native * 4.37 * * 5.78 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.80 2.54 2.08 1.91 1.93 1.69
Two or More Races 4.15 3.67 4.15 3.96 4.05 3.88
Hispanic or Latino 1.29 1.43 1.22 1.22 1.17 1.16
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.07 1.20 1.20 1.14 1.16 1.13
High School Graduate 0.67 0.75 0.77 0.81 0.74 0.79
Some College 0.75 0.75 0.87 0.83 0.85 0.78
College Graduate 0.77 0.79 0.67 0.71 0.61 0.63
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.49 0.53 0.55 0.56 0.54 0.54
Part-Time 1.13 1.20 1.18 1.17 1.12 1.13
Unemployed 2.13 2.46 2.63 2.65 2.62 2.67
Other1 0.82 0.88 0.75 0.80 0.73 0.77
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Table 2.20P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0618   0.3887   0.1247  
GENDER            
Male 0.0380   0.3423   0.1183  
Female 0.3642   0.7429   0.4838  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1812   0.5778   0.2945  
White 0.7003   0.7817   0.6377  
Black or African American 0.1861   0.3474   0.1205  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.2183   0.9470   0.7872  
Two or More Races 1.0000   0.5707   0.6123  
Hispanic or Latino 0.1788   0.3718   0.1414  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.0764   0.0064   0.0019  
High School Graduate 0.6176   0.4619   0.5243  
Some College 0.2375   0.4437   0.2136  
College Graduate 0.5008   0.4201   0.6184  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.2580   0.1847   0.0641  
Part-Time 0.4778   0.7163   0.4124  
Unemployed 0.3866   0.6886   0.5977  
Other1 0.2943   0.4899   0.6560  
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Table 2.21C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 792 829 865 870 837 838
GENDER            
Male 413 488 592 617 580 592
Female 598 615 534 538 505 505
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 723 756 822 819 789 780
White 1,572 1,662 899 941 817 853
Black or African American 565 617 379 401 364 358
American Indian or Alaska Native 116 121 71 75 66 71
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 312 270 179 177 165 153
Two or More Races 149 141 88 91 86 88
Hispanic or Latino 304 350 287 307 279 290
EDUCATION            
< High School 672 674 490 430 466 413
High School Graduate 876 920 586 627 546 595
Some College 802 825 501 518 469 468
College Graduate 980 994 429 478 374 393
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,195 1,228 804 794 740 720
Part-Time 525 552 299 319 280 293
Unemployed 223 218 187 170 176 160
Other1 949 981 490 535 470 506
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Table 2.21D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.36 0.37 0.39 0.39 0.38 0.38
GENDER            
Male 0.39 0.45 0.56 0.57 0.55 0.55
Female 0.52 0.53 0.47 0.47 0.44 0.44
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.38 0.39 0.43 0.42 0.41 0.40
White 0.36 0.39 0.45 0.48 0.44 0.45
Black or African American 1.11 1.20 1.19 1.15 1.16 1.07
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.14 3.71 5.21 5.96 5.29 5.67
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.42 2.21 1.84 1.70 1.67 1.49
Two or More Races 3.59 3.04 3.66 3.33 3.55 3.22
Hispanic or Latino 1.05 1.18 0.99 1.04 0.97 0.98
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.89 1.01 1.00 0.99 0.98 0.97
High School Graduate 0.58 0.63 0.67 0.69 0.64 0.68
Some College 0.63 0.63 0.73 0.70 0.71 0.66
College Graduate 0.73 0.74 0.65 0.68 0.58 0.59
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.43 0.47 0.49 0.51 0.49 0.49
Part-Time 0.88 0.88 0.90 0.92 0.86 0.87
Unemployed 1.49 1.64 1.82 1.79 1.80 1.81
Other1 0.75 0.80 0.70 0.73 0.67 0.71
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Table 2.21P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0223   0.1786   0.0342  
GENDER            
Male 0.0290   0.2468   0.0785  
Female 0.1651   0.3864   0.1488  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0645   0.2519   0.0764  
White 0.2886   0.4078   0.2193  
Black or African American 0.1561   0.2653   0.0889  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6855   0.9211   0.9026  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.3127   0.9477   0.7798  
Two or More Races 0.9633   0.5546   0.6824  
Hispanic or Latino 0.2092   0.4936   0.2177  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.0654   0.0064   0.0022  
High School Graduate 0.3428   0.7808   0.8402  
Some College 0.1646   0.2814   0.1161  
College Graduate 0.4342   0.4991   0.9313  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.1865   0.1110   0.0284  
Part-Time 0.2939   0.5126   0.2692  
Unemployed 0.3267   0.6572   0.3975  
Other1 0.2109   0.7301   0.9254  
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Table 2.22C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 863 879 840 848 804 808
AGE            
12-17 103 101 88 86 65 67
18-25 159 151 158 161 155 159
26 or Older 798 836 787 802 757 762
GENDER            
Male 528 560 559 605 543 574
Female 616 639 529 531 502 493
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 793 800 784 799 751 747
White 617 660 670 704 639 664
Black or African American 311 306 289 280 279 258
American Indian or Alaska Native 115 121 72 70 65 65
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 312 261 171 160 157 148
Two or More Races 149 137 84 81 83 79
Hispanic or Latino 317 356 288 294 281 279
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Table 2.22D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.35 0.35 0.34 0.34 0.33 0.33
AGE            
12-17 0.41 0.40 0.35 0.34 0.26 0.26
18-25 0.48 0.46 0.48 0.49 0.47 0.48
26 or Older 0.42 0.44 0.42 0.42 0.40 0.40
GENDER            
Male 0.44 0.47 0.47 0.50 0.45 0.48
Female 0.49 0.50 0.42 0.42 0.40 0.39
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.37 0.37 0.37 0.37 0.35 0.35
White 0.37 0.39 0.40 0.42 0.38 0.39
Black or African American 1.07 1.05 0.99 0.96 0.96 0.88
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.69 3.62 4.42 4.73 4.51 4.47
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.29 1.99 1.57 1.43 1.41 1.32
Two or More Races 3.13 2.81 2.89 2.63 2.81 2.56
Hispanic or Latino 0.95 1.04 0.86 0.86 0.84 0.82
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Table 2.22P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0438   0.1568   0.0749  
AGE            
12-17 0.0001   0.0064   0.1372  
18-25 0.0044   0.0042   0.0005  
26 or Older 0.2125   0.5489   0.2993  
GENDER            
Male 0.2850   0.3268   0.2536  
Female 0.0638   0.2417   0.1099  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1880   0.3911   0.2032  
White 0.5767   0.5270   0.3701  
Black or African American 0.3589   0.6543   0.3515  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8495   0.6193   0.5531  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.1839   0.7948   0.8549  
Two or More Races 0.6222   0.9054   0.8694  
Hispanic or Latino 0.0675   0.0948   0.1084  
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Table 2.23C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 103 101 88 86 65 67
GENDER            
Male 68 69 60 60 46 48
Female 72 67 59 57 45 45
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 90 91 78 79 59 61
White 93 99 75 81 58 60
Black or African American 43 43 31 30 21 25
American Indian or Alaska Native 11 9 * 8 6 7
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 26 22 24 15 13 10
Two or More Races 13 11 10 7 8 6
Hispanic or Latino 45 43 38 34 27 27
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 63 67 52 56 41 41
Female, White, Not Hispanic 62 64 49 54 39 42
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 31 29 22 22 15 20
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 28 28 20 18 15 14
Male, Hispanic 38 35 29 27 21 21
Female, Hispanic 35 30 29 23 21 17
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Table 2.23D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.41 0.40 0.35 0.34 0.26 0.26
GENDER            
Male 0.53 0.53 0.46 0.47 0.36 0.37
Female 0.58 0.54 0.48 0.46 0.37 0.37
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.43 0.44 0.37 0.38 0.28 0.30
White 0.49 0.53 0.42 0.46 0.35 0.36
Black or African American 0.92 0.94 0.69 0.72 0.50 0.62
American Indian or Alaska Native 5.89 5.05 * 4.33 3.63 3.91
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.21 2.03 2.06 1.46 1.16 0.99
Two or More Races 2.85 2.23 2.32 1.71 1.90 1.36
Hispanic or Latino 0.99 0.92 0.84 0.74 0.59 0.58
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.67 0.72 0.60 0.63 0.48 0.49
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.69 0.72 0.57 0.63 0.49 0.52
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.29 1.31 0.99 1.10 0.71 0.97
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.25 1.28 0.94 0.88 0.75 0.71
Male, Hispanic 1.35 1.29 1.12 1.04 0.86 0.85
Female, Hispanic 1.42 1.17 1.24 0.95 0.92 0.72
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Table 2.23P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0001   0.0064   0.1372  
GENDER            
Male 0.0835   0.3564   0.8885  
Female 0.0001   0.0013   0.0413  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0019   0.0276   0.4366  
White 0.0116   0.1950   0.7016  
Black or African American 0.1027   0.2402   0.9530  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1612   *   0.1347  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.4884   0.0469   0.2261  
Two or More Races 0.4021   0.1107   0.1043  
Hispanic or Latino 0.0086   0.0769   0.0798  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.3100   0.6410   0.9251  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.0080   0.1430   0.6484  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.3020   0.5335   0.4494  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.1756   0.2841   0.4074  
Male, Hispanic 0.1412   0.5574   0.4929  
Female, Hispanic 0.0148   0.0398   0.0714  
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Table 2.24C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 159 151 158 161 155 159
GENDER            
Male 104 109 109 117 108 116
Female 111 100 104 100 98 94
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 137 135 140 141 141 139
White 258 262 209 210 181 174
Black or African American 92 107 69 79 62 69
American Indian or Alaska Native * 19 * 18 * 14
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 62 56 52 45 43 38
Two or More Races 24 26 20 22 19 19
Hispanic or Latino 72 71 68 73 65 68
EDUCATION            
< High School 114 116 102 102 95 95
High School Graduate 158 160 130 132 118 116
Some College 182 188 139 146 115 113
College Graduate 110 103 77 72 67 60
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 203 198 164 159 149 142
Part-Time 138 140 106 111 88 90
Unemployed 68 74 60 64 56 60
Other1 125 122 102 96 81 73
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Table 2.24D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.48 0.46 0.48 0.49 0.47 0.48
GENDER            
Male 0.63 0.66 0.66 0.71 0.66 0.70
Female 0.68 0.62 0.64 0.62 0.60 0.58
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.51 0.50 0.52 0.52 0.52 0.52
White 0.53 0.55 0.59 0.59 0.59 0.59
Black or African American 1.24 1.26 1.15 1.17 1.06 1.12
American Indian or Alaska Native * 2.72 * 4.31 * 5.18
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.48 2.63 2.27 2.41 2.22 2.18
Two or More Races 3.99 3.15 4.14 3.25 4.12 3.39
Hispanic or Latino 1.23 1.23 1.17 1.26 1.11 1.18
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.04 1.03 1.09 1.07 1.08 1.07
High School Graduate 0.73 0.75 0.75 0.83 0.74 0.81
Some College 0.81 0.81 0.82 0.81 0.78 0.78
College Graduate 1.25 1.25 1.24 1.15 1.19 1.10
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.61 0.62 0.68 0.68 0.67 0.66
Part-Time 0.98 0.88 0.93 0.89 0.87 0.83
Unemployed 1.49 1.52 1.58 1.58 1.58 1.58
Other1 1.08 1.07 1.04 1.04 0.94 0.96
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Table 2.24P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0044   0.0042   0.0005  
GENDER            
Male 0.3862   0.1210   0.1291  
Female 0.0014   0.0091   0.0001  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0010   0.0008   0.0000  
White 0.0000   0.0001   0.0000  
Black or African American 0.9023   0.8767   0.4464  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.1456   0.7774   0.8243  
Two or More Races 0.7714   0.7881   0.3414  
Hispanic or Latino 0.9669   0.9200   0.6700  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.7940   0.7142   0.8580  
High School Graduate 0.0031   0.0050   0.0042  
Some College 0.4371   0.3048   0.2823  
College Graduate 0.0682   0.0495   0.0028  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.0114   0.0323   0.0177  
Part-Time 0.3259   0.4997   0.3266  
Unemployed 0.8989   0.6796   0.2371  
Other1 0.2154   0.0302   0.0095  
80402
Table 2.25C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 798 836 787 802 757 762
GENDER            
Male 483 530 536 580 525 547
Female 578 618 494 501 471 469
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 740 765 734 754 704 708
White 1,461 1,573 735 785 682 713
Black or African American 536 553 326 349 310 315
American Indian or Alaska Native 107 117 64 * 62 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 296 254 156 152 149 142
Two or More Races 146 133 81 78 80 77
Hispanic or Latino 305 343 277 275 268 263
EDUCATION            
< High School 628 636 436 393 414 362
High School Graduate 816 879 507 563 482 535
Some College 741 783 421 445 403 410
College Graduate 922 949 349 392 313 333
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,105 1,131 691 666 647 615
Part-Time 488 523 250 274 240 256
Unemployed 202 198 163 145 157 139
Other1 910 958 434 508 422 469
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Table 2.25D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.42 0.44 0.42 0.42 0.40 0.40
GENDER            
Male 0.54 0.58 0.60 0.64 0.58 0.60
Female 0.59 0.62 0.50 0.51 0.48 0.47
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.45 0.46 0.45 0.45 0.43 0.43
White 0.44 0.47 0.47 0.49 0.45 0.47
Black or African American 1.43 1.45 1.32 1.34 1.28 1.24
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.99 4.47 5.92 * 5.65 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.98 2.52 1.98 1.76 1.82 1.66
Two or More Races 4.17 3.87 3.95 3.69 3.88 3.64
Hispanic or Latino 1.32 1.44 1.20 1.15 1.16 1.10
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.14 1.22 1.15 1.13 1.12 1.06
High School Graduate 0.71 0.79 0.74 0.78 0.72 0.77
Some College 0.78 0.79 0.82 0.80 0.80 0.74
College Graduate 0.81 0.84 0.60 0.64 0.54 0.56
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.52 0.54 0.53 0.53 0.52 0.51
Part-Time 1.15 1.27 1.09 1.13 1.05 1.09
Unemployed 2.28 2.64 2.59 2.65 2.58 2.60
Other1 0.86 0.88 0.70 0.78 0.69 0.74
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Table 2.25P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.2125   0.5489   0.2993  
GENDER            
Male 0.3897   0.5438   0.3884  
Female 0.3305   0.7754   0.4879  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5534   0.9530   0.6331  
White 0.7146   0.8748   0.9369  
Black or African American 0.4356   0.7292   0.3917  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9892   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.1246   0.9860   0.9237  
Two or More Races 0.7066   0.9703   0.9417  
Hispanic or Latino 0.1281   0.1328   0.1086  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.1385   0.0848   0.0444  
High School Graduate 0.7718   0.2632   0.5213  
Some College 0.3649   0.4036   0.4666  
College Graduate 0.4690   0.8643   0.9827  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.5438   0.2046   0.1710  
Part-Time 0.2805   0.9680   0.5740  
Unemployed 0.4348   0.3559   0.3149  
Other1 0.5928   0.3411   0.5061  
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Table 2.26C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 828 853 830 840 796 802
GENDER            
Male 499 541 555 603 540 570
Female 600 625 521 523 497 487
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 763 784 774 791 741 739
White 1,519 1,616 797 838 729 758
Black or African American 560 585 348 370 327 331
American Indian or Alaska Native 113 120 70 69 64 65
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 308 260 167 159 157 148
Two or More Races 148 136 84 81 83 79
Hispanic or Latino 309 350 286 293 277 279
EDUCATION            
< High School 647 653 457 412 435 381
High School Graduate 852 904 534 583 502 554
Some College 774 807 446 473 422 433
College Graduate 937 955 366 402 327 341
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,141 1,166 725 701 677 647
Part-Time 511 537 272 302 254 277
Unemployed 217 211 179 158 170 151
Other1 925 959 450 513 433 475
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Table 2.26D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.36 0.36
GENDER            
Male 0.47 0.50 0.52 0.56 0.51 0.53
Female 0.52 0.54 0.46 0.45 0.43 0.42
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.40 0.41 0.40 0.41 0.39 0.38
White 0.39 0.42 0.43 0.45 0.41 0.43
Black or African American 1.21 1.20 1.14 1.11 1.09 1.02
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.12 3.76 5.03 5.58 5.11 5.28
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.56 2.19 1.73 1.57 1.58 1.46
Two or More Races 3.61 3.21 3.46 3.12 3.39 3.04
Hispanic or Latino 1.07 1.18 0.99 0.99 0.96 0.94
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.95 1.02 0.97 0.98 0.95 0.92
High School Graduate 0.62 0.66 0.64 0.67 0.61 0.66
Some College 0.66 0.66 0.69 0.68 0.67 0.63
College Graduate 0.76 0.79 0.57 0.60 0.52 0.54
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.46 0.48 0.48 0.48 0.46 0.46
Part-Time 0.90 0.93 0.84 0.88 0.80 0.83
Unemployed 1.60 1.75 1.81 1.80 1.77 1.77
Other1 0.79 0.80 0.65 0.72 0.64 0.68
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Table 2.26P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0833   0.2416   0.0861  
GENDER            
Male 0.3136   0.3539   0.2377  
Female 0.1301   0.4010   0.1480  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2515   0.4946   0.2015  
White 0.6840   0.5895   0.3612  
Black or African American 0.4307   0.7152   0.3271  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8320   0.8329   0.7208  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.1921   0.9518   0.9051  
Two or More Races 0.6621   0.9618   0.9747  
Hispanic or Latino 0.1325   0.1437   0.1448  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.1270   0.0881   0.0396  
High School Graduate 0.7915   0.6037   0.9654  
Some College 0.3041   0.2930   0.3395  
College Graduate 0.3546   0.9123   0.6226  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.3099   0.0839   0.0647  
Part-Time 0.1988   0.8563   0.4096  
Unemployed 0.4817   0.3385   0.1948  
Other1 0.4838   0.5240   0.7694  
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Table 2.27C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 688 703 325 312 284 281
AGE            
12-17 53 62 44 53 31 35
18-25 126 119 85 85 65 63
26 or Older 668 670 302 282 268 266
GENDER            
Male 581 599 309 282 273 251
Female 275 280 88 119 76 113
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 660 669 313 294 277 263
White 572 613 275 284 243 254
Black or African American 228 214 113 60 110 55
American Indian or Alaska Native 81 103 23 28 19 27
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 26 * 21 7 18 7
Asian 131 73 57 25 48 25
Two or More Races 72 58 18 33 12 31
Hispanic or Latino 179 193 66 103 52 94
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Table 2.27D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.28 0.28 0.13 0.13 0.12 0.11
AGE            
12-17 0.21 0.24 0.17 0.21 0.12 0.14
18-25 0.38 0.36 0.26 0.26 0.20 0.19
26 or Older 0.36 0.35 0.16 0.15 0.14 0.14
GENDER            
Male 0.49 0.50 0.26 0.23 0.23 0.21
Female 0.22 0.22 0.07 0.09 0.06 0.09
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.31 0.31 0.15 0.14 0.13 0.12
White 0.34 0.36 0.16 0.17 0.14 0.15
Black or African American 0.78 0.73 0.39 0.20 0.38 0.19
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.76 5.38 1.70 2.11 1.37 2.01
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2.78 * 2.20 0.96 1.92 0.95
Asian 1.21 0.69 0.55 0.23 0.47 0.23
Two or More Races 2.53 2.01 0.70 1.17 0.47 1.13
Hispanic or Latino 0.54 0.56 0.20 0.30 0.15 0.27
80402
Table 2.27P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.2734   0.4303   0.5340  
AGE            
12-17 0.0505   0.1559   0.6704  
18-25 0.8255   0.4752   0.8680  
26 or Older 0.1920   0.2130   0.4545  
GENDER            
Male 0.4281   0.2962   0.3864  
Female 0.2884   0.5733   0.5855  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2587   0.2968   0.3513  
White 0.7245   0.8862   0.9513  
Black or African American 0.0608   0.0099   0.0129  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6274   0.7934   0.9967  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   0.3279   0.5035  
Asian 0.0979   0.0238   0.1831  
Two or More Races 0.9311   0.7013   0.3263  
Hispanic or Latino 0.8617   0.3618   0.2573  
80402
Table 2.28C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 53 62 44 53 31 35
GENDER            
Male 46 54 40 48 29 34
Female 24 27 18 18 10 9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 49 58 41 49 30 33
White 49 60 41 51 30 33
Black or African American 13 15 9 10 7 5
American Indian or Alaska Native 6 7 2 6 1 2
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 6 8 5 3 2 0
Two or More Races 5 4 4 3 3 2
Hispanic or Latino 20 21 17 17 9 13
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 45 52 38 47 29 32
Female, White, Not Hispanic 20 25 14 17 7 8
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 11 13 9 10 7 5
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 7 8 3 1 2 *
Male, Hispanic 18 19 14 15 7 13
Female, Hispanic 10 9 9 9 6 4
80402
Table 2.28D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.21 0.24 0.17 0.21 0.12 0.14
GENDER            
Male 0.35 0.42 0.31 0.37 0.22 0.26
Female 0.20 0.22 0.15 0.15 0.08 0.07
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.23 0.28 0.20 0.24 0.14 0.16
White 0.31 0.36 0.26 0.31 0.19 0.21
Black or African American 0.32 0.38 0.24 0.26 0.18 0.12
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.36 3.85 1.83 3.22 1.13 0.99
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 0.61 0.82 0.46 0.26 0.21 0.04
Two or More Races 1.17 0.97 0.97 0.62 0.65 0.52
Hispanic or Latino 0.45 0.45 0.37 0.36 0.20 0.28
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.52 0.60 0.45 0.55 0.35 0.39
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.27 0.32 0.19 0.22 0.09 0.10
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.51 0.63 0.44 0.50 0.32 0.24
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.37 0.42 0.16 0.06 0.11 *
Male, Hispanic 0.76 0.78 0.61 0.61 0.29 0.53
Female, Hispanic 0.44 0.40 0.39 0.38 0.27 0.16
80402
Table 2.28P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0505   0.1559   0.6704  
GENDER            
Male 0.0758   0.2604   0.5972  
Female 0.3817   0.3056   0.7932  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0207   0.0887   0.8941  
White 0.0220   0.0468   0.6678  
Black or African American 0.5044   0.6115   0.2355  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6851   0.5259   0.9841  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.8591   0.6370   0.1856  
Two or More Races 0.5128   0.1112   0.9134  
Hispanic or Latino 0.6568   0.7393   0.2952  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.0807   0.1652   0.8038  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.0925   0.0584   0.4875  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.2450   0.9541   0.4826  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.6099   0.0838   *  
Male, Hispanic 0.7502   0.7008   0.1477  
Female, Hispanic 0.7318   0.9935   0.5718  
80402
Table 2.29C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 126 119 85 85 65 63
GENDER            
Male 101 103 76 77 62 61
Female 50 49 25 26 13 13
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 116 109 81 79 63 60
White 135 138 83 89 63 63
Black or African American 22 25 13 12 7 8
American Indian or Alaska Native 9 8 7 3 5 3
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 5 * * * *
Asian 31 13 19 7 11 6
Two or More Races 13 16 9 9 4 5
Hispanic or Latino 39 40 25 26 16 16
EDUCATION            
< High School 52 54 37 37 30 30
High School Graduate 85 78 57 53 41 41
Some College 83 85 52 57 37 38
College Graduate 49 54 27 25 23 17
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 105 104 66 69 51 51
Part-Time 65 63 41 39 30 28
Unemployed 32 37 22 25 16 15
Other1 56 55 39 38 25 26
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Table 2.29D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.38 0.36 0.26 0.26 0.20 0.19
GENDER            
Male 0.62 0.62 0.46 0.47 0.37 0.37
Female 0.31 0.30 0.15 0.16 0.08 0.08
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.43 0.41 0.30 0.29 0.23 0.22
White 0.50 0.49 0.36 0.37 0.29 0.28
Black or African American 0.47 0.53 0.28 0.25 0.16 0.19
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.24 5.39 3.71 2.02 2.72 1.66
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 3.66 * * * *
Asian 1.91 0.88 1.18 0.50 0.69 0.41
Two or More Races 3.25 3.05 2.37 1.97 1.01 1.10
Hispanic or Latino 0.67 0.69 0.43 0.45 0.27 0.27
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.75 0.82 0.55 0.57 0.46 0.46
High School Graduate 0.62 0.58 0.46 0.44 0.34 0.35
Some College 0.65 0.62 0.45 0.45 0.34 0.32
College Graduate 1.02 0.99 0.61 0.55 0.51 0.37
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.57 0.55 0.39 0.42 0.31 0.32
Part-Time 0.71 0.64 0.47 0.43 0.36 0.32
Unemployed 1.19 1.26 0.84 0.88 0.62 0.56
Other1 0.76 0.71 0.58 0.52 0.38 0.38
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Table 2.29P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.8255   0.4752   0.8680  
GENDER            
Male 0.8423   0.5663   0.9866  
Female 0.9200   0.5103   0.4612  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.8639   0.5711   0.9089  
White 0.8368   0.1880   0.6662  
Black or African American 0.4617   0.7769   0.9025  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7255   0.1171   0.1880  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.0268   0.0218   0.1543  
Two or More Races 0.8134   0.6075   0.6019  
Hispanic or Latino 0.7792   0.6054   0.8689  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.2921   0.1171   0.2883  
High School Graduate 0.1463   0.9922   0.4728  
Some College 0.7172   0.5124   0.8419  
College Graduate 0.3275   0.4068   0.0609  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.7661   0.3409   0.9817  
Part-Time 0.8280   0.2059   0.2487  
Unemployed 0.0762   0.3677   0.7558  
Other1 0.0266   0.0934   0.4154  
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Table 2.30C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 668 670 302 282 268 266
GENDER            
Male 564 569 290 255 259 237
Female 269 272 83 113 74 111
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 641 640 293 266 262 249
White 660 707 264 262 235 245
Black or African American 242 227 115 58 111 55
American Indian or Alaska Native * * 20 27 17 27
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 126 71 53 24 46 24
Two or More Races 70 57 15 31 11 31
Hispanic or Latino 169 187 57 97 49 91
EDUCATION            
< High School 321 319 177 131 156 124
High School Graduate 391 419 181 182 166 176
Some College 353 371 126 135 119 128
College Graduate 417 400 125 117 109 106
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 598 560 244 236 222 215
Part-Time 197 213 78 55 52 53
Unemployed 104 104 45 52 33 49
Other1 396 435 160 159 146 154
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Table 2.30D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.36 0.35 0.16 0.15 0.14 0.14
GENDER            
Male 0.63 0.63 0.32 0.28 0.29 0.26
Female 0.27 0.27 0.08 0.11 0.08 0.11
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.39 0.39 0.18 0.16 0.16 0.15
White 0.42 0.44 0.19 0.19 0.17 0.18
Black or African American 1.08 1.01 0.54 0.28 0.53 0.26
American Indian or Alaska Native * * 2.15 2.78 1.74 2.72
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1.55 0.87 0.70 0.29 0.60 0.29
Two or More Races 3.46 2.85 0.82 1.63 0.60 1.62
Hispanic or Latino 0.73 0.79 0.25 0.41 0.21 0.38
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.94 0.96 0.57 0.43 0.51 0.41
High School Graduate 0.60 0.65 0.30 0.31 0.28 0.30
Some College 0.70 0.74 0.28 0.29 0.26 0.27
College Graduate 0.67 0.62 0.23 0.20 0.20 0.19
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.48 0.46 0.23 0.22 0.21 0.20
Part-Time 0.89 0.92 0.38 0.26 0.25 0.25
Unemployed 2.05 2.19 0.97 1.15 0.71 1.09
Other1 0.65 0.68 0.28 0.27 0.25 0.26
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Table 2.30P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.1920   0.2130   0.4545  
GENDER            
Male 0.3180   0.1532   0.3237  
Female 0.2462   0.8013   0.6385  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1673   0.1242   0.3000  
White 0.5242   0.5986   0.9196  
Black or African American 0.0425   0.0115   0.0149  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   0.9919   0.7769  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.2229   0.1174   0.3270  
Two or More Races 0.8883   0.4839   0.2845  
Hispanic or Latino 0.7683   0.3501   0.3313  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.2721   0.0545   0.0401  
High School Graduate 0.7403   0.6077   0.4820  
Some College 0.7429   0.4582   0.7025  
College Graduate 0.1097   0.7721   0.7536  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.2523   0.2853   0.3528  
Part-Time 0.6597   0.2326   0.7054  
Unemployed 0.2898   0.3304   0.1157  
Other1 0.5229   0.7036   0.8383  
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Table 2.31C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 685 692 320 303 281 278
GENDER            
Male 576 589 305 275 271 248
Female 274 278 85 116 75 112
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 656 658 309 285 274 260
White 683 736 283 283 249 258
Black or African American 243 229 115 59 111 55
American Indian or Alaska Native 80 * 22 28 18 27
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 26 * 21 7 18 7
Asian 131 72 57 25 48 25
Two or More Races 71 58 17 33 12 31
Hispanic or Latino 177 191 64 102 51 93
EDUCATION            
< High School 324 329 180 137 158 129
High School Graduate 406 433 192 194 172 184
Some College 363 386 137 146 126 133
College Graduate 419 405 129 119 112 107
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 614 580 258 249 231 224
Part-Time 205 220 87 67 61 60
Unemployed 110 110 50 58 37 52
Other1 400 440 165 164 148 156
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Table 2.31D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.31 0.31 0.14 0.14 0.13 0.13
GENDER            
Male 0.54 0.55 0.29 0.26 0.25 0.23
Female 0.24 0.24 0.07 0.10 0.07 0.10
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.34 0.34 0.16 0.15 0.14 0.13
White 0.37 0.39 0.18 0.18 0.16 0.16
Black or African American 0.89 0.84 0.45 0.23 0.43 0.22
American Indian or Alaska Native 5.27 * 1.91 2.38 1.55 2.32
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3.20 * 2.50 1.07 2.19 1.06
Asian 1.34 0.76 0.61 0.26 0.52 0.26
Two or More Races 2.98 2.38 0.81 1.37 0.54 1.33
Hispanic or Latino 0.61 0.65 0.22 0.34 0.18 0.31
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.78 0.82 0.48 0.37 0.42 0.35
High School Graduate 0.52 0.55 0.27 0.27 0.24 0.26
Some College 0.58 0.62 0.24 0.25 0.22 0.23
College Graduate 0.62 0.58 0.22 0.19 0.19 0.17
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.43 0.41 0.21 0.20 0.19 0.18
Part-Time 0.67 0.68 0.30 0.23 0.21 0.20
Unemployed 1.40 1.45 0.70 0.81 0.51 0.72
Other1 0.59 0.62 0.26 0.25 0.23 0.24
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Table 2.31P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.1906   0.3091   0.4896  
GENDER            
Male 0.3167   0.2179   0.3403  
Female 0.2444   0.6874   0.5648  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1672   0.1862   0.3301  
White 0.5574   0.8798   1.0000  
Black or African American 0.0513   0.0108   0.0155  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   0.7022   0.9769  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   0.3203   0.4941  
Asian 0.0918   0.0258   0.1991  
Two or More Races 0.9561   0.5527   0.3186  
Hispanic or Latino 0.8234   0.3178   0.3248  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.3611   0.1107   0.0682  
High School Graduate 0.9471   0.6216   0.3925  
Some College 0.6955   0.6342   0.6689  
College Graduate 0.1388   0.6515   0.9857  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.2820   0.3966   0.3480  
Part-Time 0.7112   0.6303   0.8445  
Unemployed 0.1206   0.1963   0.1133  
Other1 0.3796   0.4919   0.7504  
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Table 2.32C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 872 872 468 484 352 337
AGE            
12-17 75 75 62 66 41 44
18-25 157 156 131 124 94 92
26 or Older 824 835 431 447 332 311
GENDER            
Male 618 628 426 429 319 311
Female 466 461 194 185 131 116
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 802 794 438 454 327 319
White 681 707 383 412 279 287
Black or African American 271 254 171 169 139 136
American Indian or Alaska Native 56 112 39 45 35 30
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 36 * 13 * 11 *
Asian 194 177 75 94 31 35
Two or More Races 110 93 37 50 28 39
Hispanic or Latino 274 303 171 167 133 106
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Table 2.32D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.35 0.35 0.19 0.20 0.14 0.14
AGE            
12-17 0.29 0.30 0.25 0.26 0.16 0.18
18-25 0.48 0.48 0.40 0.38 0.29 0.28
26 or Older 0.44 0.44 0.23 0.24 0.18 0.16
GENDER            
Male 0.52 0.52 0.36 0.36 0.27 0.26
Female 0.37 0.36 0.15 0.14 0.10 0.09
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.38 0.37 0.21 0.21 0.15 0.15
White 0.40 0.42 0.23 0.24 0.17 0.17
Black or African American 0.93 0.87 0.59 0.58 0.48 0.46
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.25 4.91 2.89 3.18 2.56 2.24
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3.81 * 1.49 * 1.17 *
Asian 1.71 1.49 0.74 0.87 0.30 0.33
Two or More Races 3.27 2.81 1.46 1.75 1.11 1.38
Hispanic or Latino 0.82 0.88 0.51 0.49 0.40 0.31
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Table 2.32P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.4074   0.4718   0.2695  
AGE            
12-17 0.1073   0.9664   0.6137  
18-25 0.2219   0.2636   0.4589  
26 or Older 0.5769   0.6918   0.3232  
GENDER            
Male 0.5834   0.9011   0.6016  
Female 0.3789   0.1328   0.0798  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2964   0.3634   0.4718  
White 0.3033   0.3206   0.4508  
Black or African American 0.2465   0.2870   0.4868  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.0280   0.7077   0.8620  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.9740   0.2461   0.5280  
Two or More Races 0.9767   0.2779   0.5842  
Hispanic or Latino 0.5577   0.6673   0.2421  
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Table 2.33C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 75 75 62 66 41 44
GENDER            
Male 57 58 49 51 34 37
Female 47 44 38 37 23 22
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 64 69 54 60 36 42
White 65 70 53 60 33 41
Black or African American 27 26 21 21 17 13
American Indian or Alaska Native 6 6 6 5 5 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 10 13 8 13 2 11
Two or More Races 9 6 9 4 6 3
Hispanic or Latino 34 31 27 25 19 15
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 52 55 44 48 28 34
Female, White, Not Hispanic 38 39 30 33 16 19
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 22 19 16 15 13 11
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 17 17 14 13 11 7
Male, Hispanic 31 29 24 23 17 12
Female, Hispanic 21 17 17 13 10 8
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Table 2.33D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.29 0.30 0.25 0.26 0.16 0.18
GENDER            
Male 0.44 0.45 0.38 0.39 0.26 0.29
Female 0.38 0.36 0.30 0.30 0.19 0.18
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.31 0.33 0.26 0.29 0.17 0.20
White 0.37 0.41 0.31 0.37 0.20 0.26
Black or African American 0.65 0.62 0.51 0.51 0.42 0.33
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.41 3.26 3.35 2.80 3.28 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 0.98 1.23 0.77 1.27 0.20 1.07
Two or More Races 2.14 1.37 1.95 1.09 1.47 0.84
Hispanic or Latino 0.76 0.67 0.59 0.55 0.41 0.32
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.56 0.61 0.50 0.55 0.34 0.42
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.47 0.49 0.39 0.43 0.22 0.26
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.00 0.92 0.76 0.76 0.61 0.55
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.87 0.82 0.70 0.66 0.57 0.37
Male, Hispanic 1.17 1.13 0.97 0.93 0.69 0.49
Female, Hispanic 0.90 0.71 0.74 0.54 0.46 0.35
80402
Table 2.33P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.1073   0.9664   0.6137  
GENDER            
Male 0.9329   0.2066   0.1944  
Female 0.0091   0.1055   0.2410  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2451   0.6518   0.1954  
White 0.5116   0.3263   0.0559  
Black or African American 0.1294   0.3091   0.1602  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1325   0.1616   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.2744   0.1982   0.0962  
Two or More Races 0.0335   0.0175   0.0942  
Hispanic or Latino 0.2104   0.4288   0.1063  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.7728   0.1982   0.0531  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.1349   0.9343   0.6042  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.1869   0.7281   0.9179  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.4758   0.2579   0.0374  
Male, Hispanic 0.7828   0.8398   0.1151  
Female, Hispanic 0.0621   0.0813   0.5651  
80402
Table 2.34C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 157 156 131 124 94 92
GENDER            
Male 113 114 103 101 79 81
Female 97 94 71 69 44 43
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 138 138 119 113 87 85
White 211 215 148 143 89 90
Black or African American 61 67 47 50 39 41
American Indian or Alaska Native 16 16 10 * 8 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 14 * 11 * * *
Asian 47 40 35 29 18 13
Two or More Races 20 22 14 17 11 12
Hispanic or Latino 68 66 52 53 40 38
EDUCATION            
< High School 85 84 67 66 51 50
High School Graduate 121 115 92 87 63 62
Some College 147 154 102 102 62 64
College Graduate 86 93 58 59 29 33
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 155 155 106 108 71 74
Part-Time 107 116 83 76 50 50
Unemployed 54 54 41 43 31 31
Other1 99 99 78 73 50 48
80402
Table 2.34D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.48 0.48 0.40 0.38 0.29 0.28
GENDER            
Male 0.68 0.69 0.63 0.61 0.48 0.49
Female 0.60 0.58 0.43 0.42 0.27 0.26
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.51 0.51 0.44 0.42 0.32 0.32
White 0.55 0.57 0.52 0.48 0.38 0.37
Black or African American 1.05 1.09 0.89 0.91 0.78 0.79
American Indian or Alaska Native 5.62 5.81 4.53 * 3.73 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 5.57 * 4.53 * * *
Asian 2.37 2.22 1.88 1.68 1.04 0.93
Two or More Races 3.82 3.42 3.25 3.24 2.99 2.55
Hispanic or Latino 1.17 1.15 0.88 0.91 0.68 0.65
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.03 1.05 0.91 0.93 0.71 0.75
High School Graduate 0.74 0.76 0.65 0.63 0.49 0.49
Some College 0.82 0.82 0.69 0.67 0.48 0.52
College Graduate 1.29 1.28 1.09 1.06 0.63 0.69
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.66 0.68 0.54 0.56 0.40 0.42
Part-Time 0.91 0.90 0.84 0.71 0.55 0.56
Unemployed 1.54 1.55 1.39 1.37 1.13 1.10
Other1 1.08 1.07 0.94 0.89 0.69 0.66
80402
Table 2.34P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.2219   0.2636   0.4589  
GENDER            
Male 0.4939   0.3052   0.7586  
Female 0.2543   0.6400   0.3139  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0242   0.0441   0.3822  
White 0.0130   0.0711   0.7327  
Black or African American 0.1362   0.0188   0.0470  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8834   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.3338   0.5757   0.8121  
Two or More Races 0.7699   0.2987   0.8673  
Hispanic or Latino 0.0857   0.0793   0.9089  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.4179   0.3267   0.3927  
High School Graduate 0.0037   0.0029   0.0735  
Some College 0.6982   0.9106   0.7211  
College Graduate 0.7119   0.6483   0.5172  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.8493   0.8747   0.5944  
Part-Time 0.5447   0.4206   0.6511  
Unemployed 0.6205   0.8939   0.4160  
Other1 0.2089   0.0776   0.4580  
80402
Table 2.35C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 824 835 431 447 332 311
GENDER            
Male 585 598 402 403 305 289
Female 438 442 167 161 117 104
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 769 765 405 417 309 293
White 986 1,042 388 409 281 279
Black or African American 316 303 168 167 137 132
American Indian or Alaska Native 53 * 37 41 * 26
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 185 172 65 88 25 30
Two or More Races 108 90 34 47 26 37
Hispanic or Latino 258 294 163 158 126 101
EDUCATION            
< High School 391 366 170 195 132 142
High School Graduate 538 581 240 231 181 168
Some College 501 545 235 237 183 151
College Graduate 695 700 257 267 164 180
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 866 838 391 395 280 274
Part-Time 316 324 137 113 96 90
Unemployed 140 157 92 90 70 65
Other1 559 607 168 198 145 144
80402
Table 2.35D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.44 0.44 0.23 0.24 0.18 0.16
GENDER            
Male 0.65 0.66 0.45 0.44 0.34 0.32
Female 0.45 0.45 0.17 0.16 0.12 0.11
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.47 0.46 0.25 0.25 0.19 0.18
White 0.50 0.51 0.27 0.29 0.20 0.20
Black or African American 1.26 1.17 0.77 0.77 0.63 0.62
American Indian or Alaska Native 5.39 * 3.66 4.09 * 2.64
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.21 1.88 0.87 1.06 0.33 0.37
Two or More Races 4.46 4.01 1.84 2.36 1.42 1.90
Hispanic or Latino 1.12 1.24 0.71 0.67 0.55 0.42
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.06 1.05 0.55 0.63 0.43 0.46
High School Graduate 0.72 0.82 0.39 0.39 0.31 0.29
Some College 0.84 0.90 0.50 0.48 0.40 0.32
College Graduate 0.86 0.80 0.45 0.44 0.29 0.31
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.59 0.57 0.34 0.35 0.25 0.25
Part-Time 1.20 1.30 0.64 0.53 0.46 0.42
Unemployed 2.49 2.68 1.87 1.87 1.47 1.38
Other1 0.81 0.85 0.29 0.33 0.25 0.24
80402
Table 2.35P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.5769   0.6918   0.3232  
GENDER            
Male 0.5865   0.9890   0.5486  
Female 0.6955   0.2703   0.2002  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5053   0.6607   0.5039  
White 0.5065   0.4920   0.3493  
Black or African American 0.4150   0.6537   0.9499  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   0.6309   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.8256   0.3292   0.7963  
Two or More Races 0.9774   0.3390   0.5603  
Hispanic or Latino 0.7210   0.9394   0.3184  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.3855   0.3447   0.7360  
High School Graduate 0.8807   0.3288   0.7631  
Some College 0.5686   0.3413   0.0154  
College Graduate 0.7728   0.8182   0.6676  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.7670   0.9856   0.2977  
Part-Time 0.0646   0.0753   0.4685  
Unemployed 0.2201   0.4116   0.8715  
Other1 0.7662   0.3920   0.8243  
80402
Table 2.36C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 859 859 461 475 347 331
GENDER            
Male 603 613 422 423 316 306
Female 461 457 188 180 129 112
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 793 785 433 447 323 313
White 1,030 1,079 420 438 296 298
Black or African American 326 323 179 180 144 142
American Indian or Alaska Native 56 111 39 44 34 28
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 36 * 13 * 11 *
Asian 193 176 74 92 31 33
Two or More Races 110 93 36 50 28 39
Hispanic or Latino 270 302 169 165 131 105
EDUCATION            
< High School 401 378 184 203 141 151
High School Graduate 563 600 254 246 192 184
Some College 523 576 261 260 194 167
College Graduate 707 707 262 274 167 185
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 901 861 409 410 289 284
Part-Time 339 342 161 134 110 102
Unemployed 151 164 99 99 78 72
Other1 567 619 185 214 155 155
80402
Table 2.36D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.39 0.39 0.21 0.21 0.16 0.15
GENDER            
Male 0.57 0.57 0.40 0.39 0.30 0.28
Female 0.40 0.40 0.16 0.16 0.11 0.10
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.41 0.41 0.23 0.23 0.17 0.16
White 0.44 0.46 0.25 0.26 0.18 0.18
Black or African American 1.06 1.00 0.67 0.66 0.54 0.54
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.83 5.32 3.26 3.62 2.85 2.46
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4.42 * 1.72 * 1.34 *
Asian 1.90 1.63 0.82 0.94 0.34 0.34
Two or More Races 3.84 3.34 1.70 2.06 1.31 1.63
Hispanic or Latino 0.94 1.02 0.59 0.56 0.45 0.36
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.89 0.88 0.50 0.54 0.38 0.41
High School Graduate 0.63 0.71 0.35 0.35 0.27 0.26
Some College 0.70 0.77 0.44 0.43 0.34 0.28
College Graduate 0.81 0.75 0.42 0.42 0.27 0.29
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.53 0.52 0.31 0.31 0.23 0.22
Part-Time 0.92 0.99 0.54 0.45 0.38 0.35
Unemployed 1.72 1.79 1.29 1.30 1.06 0.97
Other1 0.73 0.78 0.29 0.32 0.24 0.24
80402
Table 2.36P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.4423   0.4542   0.2331  
GENDER            
Male 0.5197   0.7678   0.4889  
Female 0.5144   0.2258   0.1169  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2975   0.3226   0.3698  
White 0.2958   0.2573   0.3133  
Black or African American 0.2856   0.3270   0.5660  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.0125   0.5704   0.7338  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.9489   0.3187   0.8157  
Two or More Races 0.8857   0.1475   0.4378  
Hispanic or Latino 0.4610   0.5740   0.3369  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.4517   0.3085   0.6370  
High School Graduate 0.7071   0.0730   0.4224  
Some College 0.5221   0.3457   0.0173  
College Graduate 0.8080   0.7543   0.5955  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.7432   0.9598   0.2234  
Part-Time 0.0550   0.0573   0.6531  
Unemployed 0.2995   0.4810   0.9190  
Other1 0.8928   0.7446   0.9901  
80402
Table 2.37C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 672 719 914 959 969 1,018
AGE            
12-17 111 112 106 106 82 87
18-25 116 125 140 147 168 170
26 or Older 614 678 873 935 915 985
GENDER            
Male 352 401 569 604 611 667
Female 524 558 630 671 644 674
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 596 615 843 880 897 927
White 433 469 695 734 762 797
Black or African American 247 258 313 331 312 315
American Indian or Alaska Native 126 132 86 105 72 94
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 92 * 86 55 *
Asian 424 343 356 311 271 246
Two or More Races 151 156 141 131 126 108
Hispanic or Latino 293 330 318 336 321 354
80402
Table 2.37D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.27 0.29 0.37 0.39 0.39 0.41
AGE            
12-17 0.44 0.44 0.42 0.42 0.32 0.34
18-25 0.35 0.38 0.43 0.45 0.51 0.52
26 or Older 0.33 0.36 0.46 0.49 0.49 0.52
GENDER            
Male 0.30 0.33 0.48 0.50 0.51 0.55
Female 0.41 0.44 0.50 0.53 0.51 0.53
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.28 0.29 0.40 0.41 0.42 0.43
White 0.26 0.28 0.41 0.43 0.45 0.47
Black or African American 0.85 0.88 1.08 1.13 1.07 1.08
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.02 3.21 5.08 4.99 5.21 5.00
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 3.89 * 5.37 5.79 *
Asian 1.98 1.99 2.25 2.07 1.98 1.86
Two or More Races 2.95 2.07 3.21 2.97 3.37 3.02
Hispanic or Latino 0.88 0.96 0.95 0.98 0.96 1.03
80402
Table 2.37P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.3363   0.5599   0.6941  
AGE            
12-17 0.1142   0.0477   0.1349  
18-25 0.0091   0.1113   0.2807  
26 or Older 0.6502   0.8472   0.5151  
GENDER            
Male 0.2526   0.6997   0.6120  
Female 0.6821   0.6293   0.2724  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5244   0.6984   0.6892  
White 0.7991   0.9500   0.6176  
Black or African American 0.5595   0.6733   0.6453  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7230   0.4779   0.2884  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.0570   0.2219   0.9398  
Two or More Races 0.3677   0.8998   0.9156  
Hispanic or Latino 0.4559   0.5858   0.8181  
80402
Table 2.38C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 111 112 106 106 82 87
GENDER            
Male 79 78 74 75 57 61
Female 75 77 72 76 59 61
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 99 99 91 96 73 78
White 123 128 112 114 75 78
Black or African American 59 64 45 51 29 31
American Indian or Alaska Native 13 * 8 * 7 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 35 32 29 25 20 19
Two or More Races 16 15 12 11 10 6
Hispanic or Latino 51 53 50 50 38 37
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 80 85 74 77 52 54
Female, White, Not Hispanic 79 82 73 76 51 53
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 40 40 32 35 19 21
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 37 40 30 33 21 21
Male, Hispanic 47 47 43 41 29 27
Female, Hispanic 48 50 43 46 30 31
80402
Table 2.38D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.44 0.44 0.42 0.42 0.32 0.34
GENDER            
Male 0.61 0.60 0.57 0.58 0.44 0.47
Female 0.60 0.62 0.58 0.61 0.47 0.49
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.47 0.48 0.44 0.47 0.35 0.38
White 0.53 0.55 0.50 0.53 0.42 0.43
Black or African American 1.11 1.15 0.95 1.04 0.71 0.74
American Indian or Alaska Native 6.00 * 3.97 * 3.96 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.64 2.51 2.45 2.08 1.86 1.68
Two or More Races 3.39 2.51 2.74 2.20 2.36 1.51
Hispanic or Latino 1.12 1.13 1.10 1.07 0.84 0.80
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.72 0.77 0.71 0.75 0.57 0.61
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.74 0.79 0.71 0.77 0.61 0.62
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.56 1.54 1.34 1.48 0.93 1.03
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.52 1.59 1.35 1.46 1.03 1.03
Male, Hispanic 1.56 1.50 1.50 1.39 1.17 1.05
Female, Hispanic 1.56 1.66 1.48 1.61 1.19 1.23
80402
Table 2.38P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.1142   0.0477   0.1349  
GENDER            
Male 0.5048   0.3647   0.5282  
Female 0.1063   0.0542   0.1366  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1033   0.0185   0.1131  
White 0.0998   0.0102   0.0780  
Black or African American 0.7975   0.9562   0.6830  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.5739   0.3398   0.8267  
Two or More Races 0.5297   0.3290   0.1912  
Hispanic or Latino 0.8128   0.8089   0.9188  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.4677   0.1971   0.3231  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.1102   0.0204   0.1386  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.7893   0.6944   0.6723  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.5121   0.6192   0.8607  
Male, Hispanic 0.7463   0.9053   0.7580  
Female, Hispanic 0.9871   0.6496   0.6711  
80402
Table 2.39C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 116 125 140 147 168 170
GENDER            
Male 81 85 96 96 108 110
Female 83 84 95 100 111 114
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 96 104 119 122 143 145
White 319 324 309 318 276 282
Black or African American 124 144 113 133 86 108
American Indian or Alaska Native 19 20 17 20 13 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 101 79 95 77 80 58
Two or More Races 28 29 27 28 24 24
Hispanic or Latino 59 61 67 67 73 73
EDUCATION            
< High School 129 128 119 115 99 95
High School Graduate 187 185 178 177 148 151
Some College 256 249 245 246 220 216
College Graduate 142 139 140 136 130 127
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 236 236 228 228 203 203
Part-Time 193 191 182 185 162 160
Unemployed 76 77 72 71 64 61
Other1 162 170 154 163 133 135
80402
Table 2.39D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.35 0.38 0.43 0.45 0.51 0.52
GENDER            
Male 0.49 0.52 0.58 0.58 0.65 0.67
Female 0.51 0.51 0.58 0.62 0.69 0.70
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.36 0.39 0.44 0.45 0.53 0.54
White 0.33 0.42 0.42 0.48 0.54 0.59
Black or African American 1.01 1.04 1.16 1.21 1.14 1.27
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.55 1.92 3.83 2.57 4.58 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.69 2.39 2.74 2.54 2.90 2.44
Two or More Races 1.81 2.96 2.30 3.12 3.60 3.31
Hispanic or Latino 1.02 1.05 1.15 1.15 1.26 1.26
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.88 0.87 0.99 1.01 1.07 1.07
High School Graduate 0.60 0.66 0.69 0.73 0.76 0.80
Some College 0.56 0.58 0.64 0.66 0.79 0.86
College Graduate 0.62 0.73 0.73 0.87 1.00 1.08
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.44 0.44 0.56 0.52 0.65 0.65
Part-Time 0.64 0.70 0.74 0.82 0.93 0.93
Unemployed 1.16 1.31 1.35 1.50 1.51 1.65
Other1 0.94 1.09 1.08 1.18 1.21 1.22
80402
Table 2.39P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0091   0.1113   0.2807  
GENDER            
Male 0.0698   0.2631   0.4904  
Female 0.0616   0.2433   0.3647  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0177   0.1865   0.2976  
White 0.0055   0.0170   0.0195  
Black or African American 0.8723   0.3798   0.0554  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1604   0.0165   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.4027   0.9403   0.9480  
Two or More Races 0.1258   0.1980   0.6130  
Hispanic or Latino 0.2332   0.2936   0.6389  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.2117   0.1585   0.5736  
High School Graduate 0.0087   0.0533   0.2181  
Some College 0.6332   0.4492   0.5722  
College Graduate 0.0867   0.0218   0.2804  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.3576   0.8964   0.8788  
Part-Time 0.0376   0.1250   0.0907  
Unemployed 0.3213   0.2589   0.5559  
Other1 0.2745   0.3916   0.9943  
80402
Table 2.40C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 614 678 873 935 915 985
GENDER            
Male 305 357 551 579 584 641
Female 495 542 602 657 614 657
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 548 579 814 860 851 899
White 1,626 1,799 1,417 1,537 1,237 1,334
Black or African American 614 678 482 497 404 419
American Indian or Alaska Native * 125 * * * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 396 329 329 296 251 240
Two or More Races 148 152 139 127 124 105
Hispanic or Latino 273 319 302 325 309 347
EDUCATION            
< High School 674 686 515 508 448 418
High School Graduate 888 970 754 766 654 664
Some College 825 886 712 779 622 681
College Graduate 1,081 1,145 983 1,031 876 935
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,284 1,335 1,165 1,207 1,049 1,065
Part-Time 535 578 461 510 404 434
Unemployed 210 225 188 197 165 181
Other1 984 1,061 764 801 670 685
80402
Table 2.40D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.33 0.36 0.46 0.49 0.49 0.52
GENDER            
Male 0.34 0.39 0.61 0.64 0.65 0.70
Female 0.51 0.55 0.61 0.66 0.63 0.66
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.33 0.35 0.49 0.52 0.52 0.54
White 0.30 0.33 0.51 0.54 0.55 0.58
Black or African American 1.14 1.15 1.48 1.53 1.45 1.45
American Indian or Alaska Native * 3.93 * * * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.44 2.51 2.87 2.59 2.51 2.37
Two or More Races 4.10 2.63 4.45 4.13 4.57 4.31
Hispanic or Latino 1.19 1.34 1.31 1.37 1.34 1.46
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.02 1.22 1.18 1.20 1.16 1.15
High School Graduate 0.61 0.61 0.84 0.86 0.84 0.86
Some College 0.53 0.58 0.82 0.88 0.90 0.94
College Graduate 0.48 0.50 0.75 0.68 0.83 0.82
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.34 0.35 0.52 0.55 0.61 0.61
Part-Time 0.91 1.08 1.35 1.35 1.39 1.43
Unemployed 2.11 1.99 2.50 2.61 2.62 2.70
Other1 0.75 0.80 0.90 0.93 0.88 0.91
80402
Table 2.40P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.6502   0.8472   0.5151  
GENDER            
Male 0.3665   0.8595   0.6670  
Female 0.9809   0.9071   0.1637  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.8544   0.9731   0.5325  
White 0.3658   0.5481   0.3395  
Black or African American 0.4866   0.5273   0.4001  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.0754   0.2559   0.9267  
Two or More Races 0.2149   0.9830   0.8408  
Hispanic or Latino 0.6204   0.7280   0.7087  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.6428   0.8312   0.8405  
High School Graduate 0.8542   0.5021   0.7826  
Some College 0.7636   0.3394   0.4260  
College Graduate 0.4434   0.2906   0.2200  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.7116   0.9641   0.3023  
Part-Time 0.0899   0.8512   0.8020  
Unemployed 0.4000   0.3606   0.0284  
Other1 0.6593   0.7049   0.8037  
80402
Table 2.41C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 640 693 897 957 955 1,010
GENDER            
Male 321 372 563 595 600 658
Female 514 549 622 673 640 671
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 569 593 832 878 884 920
White 1,710 1,853 1,497 1,592 1,310 1,384
Black or African American 645 740 511 559 426 464
American Indian or Alaska Native * 129 85 103 71 92
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 419 339 351 307 268 244
Two or More Races 151 154 141 130 126 108
Hispanic or Latino 283 324 311 335 317 354
EDUCATION            
< High School 697 707 539 529 460 431
High School Graduate 928 1,005 787 797 679 693
Some College 875 922 761 822 668 726
College Graduate 1,105 1,153 1,009 1,040 901 946
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,333 1,388 1,215 1,259 1,091 1,106
Part-Time 573 611 498 546 437 466
Unemployed 226 236 203 208 177 190
Other1 1,004 1,073 783 818 687 695
80402
Table 2.41D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.29 0.31 0.41 0.43 0.43 0.45
GENDER            
Male 0.30 0.35 0.53 0.55 0.56 0.61
Female 0.45 0.48 0.54 0.58 0.56 0.58
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.30 0.31 0.43 0.46 0.46 0.48
White 0.27 0.29 0.45 0.48 0.50 0.51
Black or African American 0.96 0.97 1.24 1.31 1.22 1.23
American Indian or Alaska Native * 3.35 5.74 5.69 5.87 5.60
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.13 2.21 2.47 2.29 2.19 2.06
Two or More Races 3.49 2.20 3.77 3.44 3.93 3.56
Hispanic or Latino 0.98 1.10 1.08 1.13 1.10 1.20
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.86 1.02 0.99 1.02 0.97 0.97
High School Graduate 0.52 0.52 0.71 0.74 0.71 0.74
Some College 0.44 0.48 0.68 0.73 0.76 0.79
College Graduate 0.45 0.47 0.70 0.64 0.78 0.77
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.30 0.32 0.46 0.49 0.54 0.54
Part-Time 0.68 0.80 1.01 0.99 1.06 1.07
Unemployed 1.42 1.34 1.69 1.75 1.76 1.82
Other1 0.69 0.73 0.81 0.86 0.81 0.83
80402
Table 2.41P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TIME PERIOD
Lifetime Past Year Past Month
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.3719   0.6511   0.6667  
GENDER            
Male 0.2032   0.7129   0.5835  
Female 0.7862   0.7553   0.2385  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5576   0.8138   0.6690  
White 0.7058   0.7915   0.5743  
Black or African American 0.5180   0.6387   0.6302  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   0.4596   0.2800  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.0564   0.2377   0.8874  
Two or More Races 0.3151   0.9683   0.8405  
Hispanic or Latino 0.4653   0.5573   0.8102  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.4967   0.5768   0.9783  
High School Graduate 0.7266   0.3350   0.9513  
Some College 0.6891   0.4167   0.3689  
College Graduate 0.3499   0.3965   0.2666  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.6109   0.9509   0.3135  
Part-Time 0.0330   0.8786   0.5252  
Unemployed 0.6514   0.5708   0.0565  
Other1 0.7746   0.6351   0.8103  
80402
Table 2.42C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 969 1,018 746 767 427 429
AGE            
12-17 82 87 69 68 33 37
18-25 168 170 169 170 125 115
26 or Older 915 985 697 712 393 403
GENDER            
Male 611 667 559 585 355 375
Female 644 674 399 394 168 171
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 897 927 685 706 391 396
White 762 797 613 651 354 374
Black or African American 312 315 247 232 128 109
American Indian or Alaska Native 72 94 69 57 25 38
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 55 * 40 * 29 *
Asian 271 246 140 132 57 57
Two or More Races 126 108 80 66 31 40
Hispanic or Latino 321 354 271 277 157 145
80402
Table 2.42D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.39 0.41 0.30 0.31 0.17 0.17
AGE            
12-17 0.32 0.34 0.27 0.27 0.13 0.15
18-25 0.51 0.52 0.52 0.52 0.38 0.35
26 or Older 0.49 0.52 0.37 0.37 0.21 0.21
GENDER            
Male 0.51 0.55 0.47 0.49 0.30 0.31
Female 0.51 0.53 0.32 0.31 0.13 0.13
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.42 0.43 0.32 0.33 0.18 0.19
White 0.45 0.47 0.36 0.39 0.21 0.22
Black or African American 1.07 1.08 0.85 0.79 0.44 0.37
American Indian or Alaska Native 5.21 5.00 4.95 3.87 2.11 2.75
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 5.79 * 4.30 * 3.02 *
Asian 1.98 1.86 1.26 1.18 0.56 0.54
Two or More Races 3.37 3.02 2.71 2.25 1.18 1.42
Hispanic or Latino 0.96 1.03 0.81 0.81 0.47 0.42
80402
Table 2.42P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use Binge Alcohol Use Heavy Alcohol Use
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.6941   0.4697   0.9193  
AGE            
12-17 0.1349   0.1172   0.8640  
18-25 0.2807   0.5430   0.0937  
26 or Older 0.5151   0.2857   0.6845  
GENDER            
Male 0.6120   0.5079   0.8720  
Female 0.2724   0.6754   0.9213  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.6892   0.3419   0.9671  
White 0.6176   0.3214   0.8117  
Black or African American 0.6453   0.9823   0.4526  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2884   0.6543   0.4693  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.9398   0.6723   0.8037  
Two or More Races 0.9156   0.9188   0.5750  
Hispanic or Latino 0.8181   0.6708   0.7317  

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