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Table 2.1A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 173,927 174,119 84,370 83,336 70,868 69,713
Cigarettes 162,551 162,681 69,991 69,165 59,781 58,661
Smokeless Tobacco 45,889 44,804 11,762 12,063 8,670 8,559
Cigars 89,338 90,115 26,097 26,402 13,126 13,269
Pipe Tobacco2 36,434 35,097 -- -- 1,877 2,087
ALCOHOL 205,404b 208,545 165,071a 168,141 128,974 130,621
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 58,096 59,561
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 17,292 17,129
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Table 2.1B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 69.6 69.1 33.8 33.1 28.4 27.7
Cigarettes 65.1 64.6 28.0 27.5 23.9 23.3
Smokeless Tobacco 18.4 17.8 4.7 4.8 3.5 3.4
Cigars 35.8 35.8 10.4 10.5 5.3 5.3
Pipe Tobacco2 14.6 13.9 -- -- 0.8 0.8
ALCOHOL 82.2 82.8 66.1 66.8 51.6 51.9
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 23.3 23.7
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 6.9 6.8
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Table 2.2A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or 13: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 747 713 408 425 198 174
Cigarettes 589 522 322 305 161a 105
Smokeless Tobacco 163 177 89 97 33 40
Cigars 238 272 133 152 47 54
Pipe Tobacco2 46 62 -- -- 19 18
ALCOHOL 1,083 1,050 736 695 262 260
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 119 122
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 15 15
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Table 2.2B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or 13: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 9.6 9.5 5.2 5.7 2.5 2.3
Cigarettes 7.6 6.9 4.1 4.1 2.1a 1.4
Smokeless Tobacco 2.1 2.4 1.1 1.3 0.4 0.5
Cigars 3.1 3.6 1.7 2.0 0.6 0.7
Pipe Tobacco2 0.6 0.8 -- -- 0.2 0.2
ALCOHOL 13.9 14.0 9.5 9.3 3.4 3.5
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 1.5 1.6
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.2 0.2
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Table 2.3A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 14 or 15: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 2,207 2,192 1,499 1,575 824 839
Cigarettes 1,802 1,768 1,156 1,221 647 641
Smokeless Tobacco 616 581 420 390 162 177
Cigars 917 978 623 712 265 266
Pipe Tobacco2 179 193 -- -- 68 77
ALCOHOL 3,265 3,251 2,590 2,554 1,107 1,113
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 586 598
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 92 117
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Table 2.3B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 14 or 15: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 26.1 25.7 17.7 18.5 9.7 9.8
Cigarettes 21.3 20.7 13.7 14.3 7.6 7.5
Smokeless Tobacco 7.3 6.8 5.0 4.6 1.9 2.1
Cigars 10.8 11.4 7.4 8.3 3.1 3.1
Pipe Tobacco2 2.1 2.3 -- -- 0.8 0.9
ALCOHOL 38.6 38.1 30.6 29.9 13.1 13.0
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 6.9 7.0
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 1.1 1.4
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Table 2.4A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 16 or 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 3,811 3,720 2,794 2,759 1,822 1,848
Cigarettes 3,306 3,168 2,245 2,162 1,452 1,445
Smokeless Tobacco 1,021 1,121 695 778 352 359
Cigars 1,934 1,814 1,351 1,335 631 659
Pipe Tobacco2 343 385 -- -- 89a 136
ALCOHOL 5,192 5,082 4,342 4,215 2,266 2,250
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 1,484 1,456
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 384 385
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Table 2.4B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 16 or 17: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 44.1 43.5 32.3 32.2 21.1 21.6
Cigarettes 38.2 37.0 26.0 25.3 16.8 16.9
Smokeless Tobacco 11.8 13.1 8.0 9.1 4.1 4.2
Cigars 22.4 21.2 15.6 15.6 7.3 7.7
Pipe Tobacco2 4.0 4.5 -- -- 1.0a 1.6
ALCOHOL 60.0 59.4 50.2 49.3 26.2 26.3
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 17.2 17.0
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 4.4 4.5
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Table 2.5A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 20: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 8,621 8,672 6,872 6,972 5,237 5,341
Cigarettes 7,716 7,728 5,822 5,949 4,431 4,510
Smokeless Tobacco 2,489 2,656 1,380a 1,596 762a 920
Cigars 5,023 5,109 3,467 3,594 1,765 1,774
Pipe Tobacco2 1,079 1,001 -- -- 254 249
ALCOHOL 10,346 10,719 9,214 9,601 6,434 6,780
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 4,448 4,736
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 1,623 1,541
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Table 2.5B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 20: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 65.2 63.6 52.0 51.1 39.6 39.1
Cigarettes 58.4 56.6 44.1 43.6 33.5 33.1
Smokeless Tobacco 18.8 19.5 10.4a 11.7 5.8a 6.7
Cigars 38.0 37.4 26.2 26.3 13.4 13.0
Pipe Tobacco2 8.2 7.3 -- -- 1.9 1.8
ALCOHOL 78.3 78.6 69.7 70.4 48.7 49.7
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 33.7 34.7
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 12.3 11.3
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Table 2.6A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 to 25: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 14,486 14,687 10,326 10,597 8,392 8,639
Cigarettes 13,438 13,669 8,992 9,237 7,326 7,521
Smokeless Tobacco 4,213 4,380 1,565a 1,775 1,010 1,134
Cigars 8,624 8,890 4,052 4,231 1,956 2,063
Pipe Tobacco2 1,700 1,877 -- -- 203b 335
ALCOHOL 17,842 18,091 16,487 16,855 13,714 13,988
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 9,062 9,262
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 3,138 3,071
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Table 2.6B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 to 25: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 73.5 73.7 52.4 53.2 42.6 43.3
Cigarettes 68.1 68.6 45.6 46.3 37.1 37.7
Smokeless Tobacco 21.4 22.0 7.9a 8.9 5.1 5.7
Cigars 43.7 44.6 20.5 21.2 9.9 10.3
Pipe Tobacco2 8.6 9.4 -- -- 1.0b 1.7
ALCOHOL 90.5 90.8 83.6 84.6 69.5 70.2
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 46.0 46.5
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 15.9 15.4
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Table 2.7A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 to 34: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 26,581a 27,571 16,255 16,785 13,644 14,331
Cigarettes 25,015a 25,823 14,108 14,308 11,969 12,315
Smokeless Tobacco 8,442 8,366 2,361 2,518 1,765 1,788
Cigars 15,264b 16,403 5,240 5,564 2,562 2,677
Pipe Tobacco2 3,130 3,168 -- -- 253 360
ALCOHOL 32,071a 32,760 28,243a 28,955 22,626 23,282
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 12,988 13,156
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 3,764 3,658
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Table 2.7B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 to 34: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 74.6 76.1 45.6 46.3 38.3 39.6
Cigarettes 70.2 71.3 39.6 39.5 33.6 34.0
Smokeless Tobacco 23.7 23.1 6.6 7.0 5.0 4.9
Cigars 42.8a 45.3 14.7 15.4 7.2 7.4
Pipe Tobacco2 8.8 8.7 -- -- 0.7 1.0
ALCOHOL 90.0 90.5 79.3 80.0 63.5 64.3
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 36.4 36.3
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 10.6 10.1
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Table 2.8A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 35 or Older: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 117,474 116,564 46,216 44,221 40,751a 38,542
Cigarettes 110,684 110,003 37,346 35,981 33,794 32,125
Smokeless Tobacco 28,946 27,523 5,253 4,907 4,586 4,141
Cigars 57,337 56,649 11,232 10,814 5,899 5,776
Pipe Tobacco2 29,957 28,410 -- -- 991 912
ALCOHOL 135,606a 137,592 103,459 105,265 82,565 82,949
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 29,409 30,232
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 8,276 8,342
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Table 2.8B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 35 or Older: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 75.1 74.1 29.6a 28.1 26.1a 24.5
Cigarettes 70.8 69.9 23.9 22.9 21.6a 20.4
Smokeless Tobacco 18.5 17.5 3.4 3.1 2.9 2.6
Cigars 36.7 36.0 7.2 6.9 3.8 3.7
Pipe Tobacco2 19.2 18.0 -- -- 0.6 0.6
ALCOHOL 86.7 87.4 66.2 66.9 52.8 52.7
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 18.8 19.2
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 5.3 5.3
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Table 2.9A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males Aged 12 or Older: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 93,394 93,468 49,891 49,045 41,881 40,909
Cigarettes 84,441 84,701 37,439 36,763 31,942 30,937
Smokeless Tobacco 39,014 37,948 10,734 11,112 8,215 8,151
Cigars 66,132 65,916 20,678 20,515 10,900 10,679
Pipe Tobacco2 31,614 30,432 -- -- 1,486 1,772
ALCOHOL 103,887a 104,908 84,960 86,393 69,989 70,455
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 38,292 38,654
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 12,882 12,604
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Table 2.9B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males Aged 12 or Older: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 77.0 76.4 41.1 40.1 34.5 33.5
Cigarettes 69.6 69.3 30.9 30.1 26.3 25.3
Smokeless Tobacco 32.2 31.0 8.9 9.1 6.8 6.7
Cigars 54.5 53.9 17.1 16.8 9.0 8.7
Pipe Tobacco2 26.1 24.9 -- -- 1.2 1.4
ALCOHOL 85.7 85.8 70.1 70.6 57.7 57.6
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 31.6 31.6
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 10.6 10.3
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Table 2.10A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females Aged 12 or Older: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 80,533 80,651 34,479 34,291 28,986 28,804
Cigarettes 78,110 77,980 32,552 32,402 27,839 27,724
Smokeless Tobacco 6,875 6,856 1,028 950 455 408
Cigars 23,206 24,199 5,419 5,887 2,226a 2,590
Pipe Tobacco2 4,820 4,665 -- -- 391 315
ALCOHOL 101,517b 103,637 80,111 81,748 58,986 60,166
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 19,805 20,908
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 4,410 4,525
100506
Table 2.10B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females Aged 12 or Older: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 62.6 62.3 26.8 26.5 22.5 22.2
Cigarettes 60.8 60.2 25.3 25.0 21.7 21.4
Smokeless Tobacco 5.3 5.3 0.8 0.7 0.4 0.3
Cigars 18.1 18.7 4.2 4.5 1.7a 2.0
Pipe Tobacco2 3.7 3.6 -- -- 0.3 0.2
ALCOHOL 79.0 80.0 62.3 63.1 45.9 46.5
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 15.4 16.1
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 3.4 3.5
100506
Table 2.11A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Age Category Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 173,927 174,119 84,370 83,336 70,868 69,713
12 257 232 125 129 62 36
13 490 481 283 296 136 138
14 887 868 561 608 279 296
15 1,320 1,324 939 968 545 543
16 1,729 1,673 1,248 1,206 782 748
17 2,082 2,047 1,546 1,553 1,040 1,099
18 2,957 2,806 2,442 2,367 1,795 1,795
19 2,930 3,001 2,328 2,422 1,727 1,810
20 2,733 2,865 2,102 2,183 1,714 1,736
21 2,857 2,964 2,166 2,234 1,775 1,797
22 2,901 3,035 2,125 2,288 1,730 1,828
23 3,000 2,984 2,127 2,110 1,684 1,721
24 2,863 3,046 1,965 2,138 1,587 1,742
25 2,865 2,658 1,943 1,826 1,616 1,551
26-29 13,014 12,776 8,548 8,178 7,127 6,929
30-34 13,567a 14,795 7,707a 8,608 6,517a 7,401
35-39 14,879 14,567 7,447 7,415 6,454 6,228
40-44 16,420 15,862 8,053 7,526 7,074 6,529
45-49 17,661 17,307 8,448 7,714 7,639a 6,747
50-54 16,964 16,697 8,053 7,448 6,928 6,773
55-59 14,041 14,244 5,038 5,148 4,407 4,617
60-64 11,628 11,487 3,749 3,741 3,328 3,332
65 or Older 25,881 26,400 5,427 5,230 4,922 4,316
100506
Table 2.11B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Age Category Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 69.6 69.1 33.8 33.1 28.4 27.7
12 6.7 6.3 3.2 3.5 1.6 1.0
13 12.4 12.5 7.2 7.7 3.5 3.6
14 21.6 21.0 13.7 14.7 6.8 7.2
15 30.3 30.1 21.5 22.0 12.5 12.3
16 39.9 39.8 28.8 28.7 18.1 17.8
17 48.2 47.0 35.8 35.7 24.1 25.3
18 60.4a 56.6 49.8 47.8 36.7 36.2
19 67.3 65.7 53.5 53.0 39.7 39.6
20 68.9 69.5 53.0 53.0 43.2 42.1
21 71.7 71.5 54.4 53.9 44.6 43.3
22 71.9a 75.2 52.7a 56.7 42.9 45.3
23 73.5 74.4 52.1 52.6 41.3 42.9
24 74.4 74.0 51.1 51.9 41.2 42.3
25 75.9 73.4 51.5 50.4 42.8 42.8
26-29 76.2 76.0 50.1 48.7 41.7 41.2
30-34 73.1a 76.2 41.5 44.3 35.1a 38.1
35-39 73.5 73.3 36.8 37.3 31.9 31.3
40-44 76.6 76.1 37.6 36.1 33.0 31.3
45-49 78.4 77.1 37.5a 34.4 33.9b 30.1
50-54 77.1 75.0 36.6 33.4 31.5 30.4
55-59 78.9 76.9 28.3 27.8 24.8 24.9
60-64 76.9 74.2 24.8 24.2 22.0 21.5
65 or Older 69.5 69.5 14.6 13.8 13.2 11.4
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Table 2.12A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Age Category Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 162,551 162,681 69,991 69,165 59,781 58,661
12 191 181 91 98 46a 18
13 399 341 231 208 115 86
14 691 694 408 480 207 230
15 1,111 1,074 748 741 440 411
16 1,491 1,405 992 941 613 585
17 1,815 1,763 1,253 1,221 840 860
18 2,607 2,489 2,035 1,990 1,478 1,453
19 2,649 2,668 2,001 2,062 1,491 1,554
20 2,461 2,571 1,786 1,897 1,462 1,503
21 2,596 2,737 1,858 1,951 1,534 1,549
22 2,680 2,836 1,895 1,962 1,520 1,569
23 2,793 2,759 1,838 1,847 1,468 1,503
24 2,667 2,841 1,689 1,868 1,387 1,539
25 2,701 2,496 1,712 1,608 1,418 1,359
26-29 12,304 11,915 7,536 7,102 6,326 6,114
30-34 12,711a 13,909 6,572 7,206 5,643 6,201
35-39 13,838 13,475 6,009 5,970 5,295 5,108
40-44 15,354 14,725 6,463 5,842 5,867 5,225
45-49 16,617 16,154 7,012 6,605 6,476 5,946
50-54 15,972 15,955 6,623 6,058 5,954 5,738
55-59 13,436 13,516 3,976 4,460 3,664 3,999
60-64 11,157 11,101 3,084 3,054 2,716 2,744
65 or Older 24,310 25,078 4,179 3,992 3,822 3,365
100506
Table 2.12B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Age Category Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 65.1 64.6 28.0 27.5 23.9 23.3
12 5.0 4.9 2.4 2.7 1.2a 0.5
13 10.1 8.9 5.9 5.4 2.9 2.2
14 16.9 16.8 9.9 11.6 5.0 5.6
15 25.5 24.4 17.2 16.8 10.1 9.3
16 34.4 33.4 22.9 22.4 14.1 13.9
17 42.0 40.5 29.0 28.1 19.4 19.8
18 53.2 50.2 41.6 40.2 30.2 29.3
19 60.9 58.4 46.0 45.1 34.3 34.0
20 62.0 62.4 45.0 46.0 36.9 36.5
21 65.2 66.0 46.6 47.1 38.5 37.4
22 66.5a 70.3 47.0 48.6 37.7 38.9
23 68.4 68.7 45.0 46.0 36.0 37.5
24 69.3 69.0 43.9 45.4 36.0 37.4
25 71.5 68.9 45.4 44.4 37.6 37.5
26-29 72.1 70.9 44.1 42.3 37.1 36.4
30-34 68.5a 71.7 35.4 37.1 30.4 31.9
35-39 68.3 67.8 29.7 30.0 26.1 25.7
40-44 71.7 70.6 30.2 28.0 27.4 25.1
45-49 73.8 72.0 31.1 29.4 28.8 26.5
50-54 72.6 71.6 30.1 27.2 27.1 25.8
55-59 75.5 72.9 22.3 24.1 20.6 21.6
60-64 73.8 71.7 20.4 19.7 18.0 17.7
65 or Older 65.3 66.0 11.2 10.5 10.3 8.9
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Table 2.13A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Age Category Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 45,889 44,804 11,762 12,063 8,670 8,559
12 50 53 24 26 9 8
13 113 124 65 71 24 32
14 249 234 154 145 51 75
15 367 347 265 245 111 102
16 482 493 336 347 161 148
17 538 628 359 430 190 211
18 844 868 530 582 295 325
19 844 917 449 522 240 298
20 801 870 402 492 228a 296
21 821 882 335a 416 196 250
22 829a 988 314a 410 215 260
23 907 858 322 371 204 222
24 834 822 300 299 212 188
25 822 830 294 279 184 214
26-29 4,195a 3,577 1,142 1,146 799 692
30-34 4,247 4,790 1,219 1,372 965 1,096
35-39 5,283 5,087 1,193 1,162 1,022 953
40-44 5,260 5,272 1,175 1,281 992 1,132
45-49 4,982 4,602 782 691 702 557
50-54 3,731 3,821 736 616 605 590
55-59 3,031 2,662 383 303 352 243
60-64 2,079 2,029 265 293 252 234
65 or Older 4,581 4,050 718 561 661 432
100506
Table 2.13B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Age Category Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 18.4 17.8 4.7 4.8 3.5 3.4
12 1.3 1.4 0.6 0.7 0.2 0.2
13 2.9 3.2 1.7 1.8 0.6 0.8
14 6.1 5.7 3.8 3.5 1.2 1.8
15 8.4 7.9 6.1 5.6 2.6 2.3
16 11.1 11.7 7.8 8.3 3.7 3.5
17 12.5 14.4 8.3 9.9 4.4 4.9
18 17.2 17.5 10.8 11.7 6.0 6.6
19 19.4 20.1 10.3 11.4 5.5 6.5
20 20.2 21.1 10.1 11.9 5.7 7.2
21 20.6 21.3 8.4 10.0 4.9 6.0
22 20.6b 24.5 7.8a 10.2 5.3 6.4
23 22.2 21.4 7.9 9.3 5.0 5.5
24 21.7 20.0 7.8 7.3 5.5 4.6
25 21.8 22.9 7.8 7.7 4.9 5.9
26-29 24.6a 21.3 6.7 6.8 4.7 4.1
30-34 22.9 24.7 6.6 7.1 5.2 5.6
35-39 26.1 25.6 5.9 5.9 5.0 4.8
40-44 24.5 25.3 5.5 6.1 4.6 5.4
45-49 22.1 20.5 3.5 3.1 3.1 2.5
50-54 17.0 17.2 3.3 2.8 2.7 2.6
55-59 17.0 14.4 2.1 1.6 2.0 1.3
60-64 13.8 13.1 1.8 1.9 1.7 1.5
65 or Older 12.3 10.7 1.9 1.5 1.8 1.1
100506
Table 2.14A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Age Category Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 89,338 90,115 26,097 26,402 13,126 13,269
12 76 67 35 36 14 10
13 162 205 97 115 34 44
14 337 352 219 234 84 81
15 580 625 404 478 181 185
16 824 795 591 564 274 285
17 1,110 1,019 760 771 357 374
18 1,698 1,660 1,256 1,285 665 657
19 1,666 1,730 1,176 1,259 558 554
20 1,659 1,719 1,034 1,051 542 564
21 1,696 1,787 913 1,042 455 506
22 1,677 1,853 830 907 394 441
23 1,860 1,833 847 847 389 438
24 1,713 1,820 780 805 375 355
25 1,678 1,599 682 630 342 322
26-29 7,857 7,773 3,042 2,917 1,469 1,203
30-34 7,408b 8,630 2,198a 2,647 1,093a 1,474
35-39 8,009 7,850 2,079 2,029 1,106 1,038
40-44 8,385 7,635 2,064 1,877 1,120 984
45-49 8,854 8,710 2,114 1,834 1,076 929
50-54 8,501 8,571 2,084 1,977 1,178 1,067
55-59 7,140 7,235 1,284 1,305 567 729
60-64 5,703 5,392 886 928 460 588
65 or Older 10,746 11,257 720 865 392 440
100506
Table 2.14B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Age Category Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 35.8 35.8 10.4 10.5 5.3 5.3
12 2.0 1.8 0.9 1.0 0.4 0.3
13 4.1 5.3 2.5 3.0 0.9 1.2
14 8.2 8.5 5.3 5.6 2.0 2.0
15 13.3 14.2 9.3 10.9 4.2 4.2
16 19.0 18.9 13.7 13.4 6.3 6.8
17 25.7 23.4 17.6 17.7 8.3 8.6
18 34.7 33.5 25.6 25.9 13.6 13.3
19 38.3 37.8 27.0 27.5 12.8 12.1
20 41.8 41.7 26.1 25.5 13.7 13.7
21 42.6 43.1 22.9 25.1 11.4 12.2
22 41.6a 45.9 20.6 22.5 9.8 10.9
23 45.6 45.7 20.7 21.1 9.5 10.9
24 44.5 44.2 20.3 19.5 9.8 8.6
25 44.4 44.1 18.1 17.4 9.1 8.9
26-29 46.0 46.3 17.8 17.4 8.6 7.2
30-34 39.9b 44.5 11.8 13.6 5.9a 7.6
35-39 39.5 39.5 10.3 10.2 5.5 5.2
40-44 39.1 36.6 9.6 9.0 5.2 4.7
45-49 39.3 38.8 9.4 8.2 4.8 4.1
50-54 38.7 38.5 9.5 8.9 5.4 4.8
55-59 40.1 39.0 7.2 7.0 3.2 3.9
60-64 37.7 34.8 5.9 6.0 3.0 3.8
65 or Older 28.8 29.6 1.9 2.3 1.1 1.2
100506
Table 2.15A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Age Category Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 205,404b 208,545 165,071a 168,141 128,974 130,621
12 380 342 237 200 80 88
13 703 708 499 496 182 172
14 1,324 1,290 982 961 433 367
15 1,941 1,961 1,609 1,594 674 745
16 2,460 2,359 2,033 1,900 959 942
17 2,732 2,723 2,309 2,315 1,307 1,308
18 3,607 3,601 3,114 3,202 2,035 2,101
19 3,472 3,650 3,135 3,278 2,199 2,342
20 3,267 3,468 2,964 3,121 2,200 2,337
21 3,549 3,722 3,366 3,573 2,810 2,964
22 3,645 3,732 3,374 3,533 2,840 2,890
23 3,689 3,617 3,378 3,305 2,817 2,798
24 3,505a 3,798 3,254 3,504 2,687 2,884
25 3,454 3,222 3,115 2,941 2,560 2,451
26-29 15,495 15,148 13,921 13,658 11,504 11,156
30-34 16,575 17,611 14,322 15,297 11,122a 12,126
35-39 18,270 17,813 15,083 14,938 12,030 11,813
40-44 19,268 19,014 16,017 15,822 12,917 12,742
45-49 20,409 20,388 16,483 16,692 13,431 13,226
50-54 19,288 20,082 15,060 15,544 12,063 12,223
55-59 16,367 16,818 12,227 12,941 9,717 10,306
60-64 13,132 13,793 9,687 9,946 7,607 7,787
65 or Older 28,871 29,685 18,903 19,380 14,800 14,852
100506
Table 2.15B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Age Category Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 82.2 82.8 66.1 66.8 51.6 51.9
12 9.9 9.3 6.2 5.4 2.1 2.4
13 17.8 18.4 12.7 12.9 4.6 4.5
14 32.3 31.2 23.9 23.2 10.6a 8.9
15 44.5 44.6 36.9 36.2 15.5 16.9
16 56.8 56.1 47.0 45.2 22.2 22.4
17 63.3 62.6 53.5 53.2 30.3 30.1
18 73.6 72.7 63.6 64.6 41.5 42.4
19 79.8 79.9 72.0 71.7 50.5 51.2
20 82.4 84.2 74.8 75.8 55.5 56.7
21 89.1 89.8 84.5 86.2 70.6 71.5
22 90.4a 92.5 83.7b 87.5 70.4 71.6
23 90.4 90.1 82.8 82.3 69.0 69.7
24 91.1 92.3 84.6 85.1 69.8 70.1
25 91.5a 88.9 82.5 81.2 67.8 67.7
26-29 90.8 90.1 81.5 81.3 67.4 66.4
30-34 89.3 90.7 77.2 78.8 59.9 62.5
35-39 90.2 89.7 74.5 75.2 59.4 59.5
40-44 89.9 91.2 74.8 75.9 60.3 61.1
45-49 90.6 90.8 73.2 74.4 59.6 58.9
50-54 87.7 90.2 68.5 69.8 54.9 54.9
55-59 92.0 90.8 68.7 69.8 54.6 55.6
60-64 86.9 89.1 64.1 64.3 50.3 50.3
65 or Older 77.5 78.2 50.7 51.0 39.7 39.1
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Table 2.16A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Age Category Alcohol Use
(2008)
Alcohol Use
(2009)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2009)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 128,974 130,621 58,096 59,561 17,292 17,129
12 80 88 36 36 4 3
13 182 172 82 86 11 12
14 433 367 210 179 25 19
15 674 745 376 419 67 98
16 959 942 637 552 158 120
17 1,307 1,308 847 904 226 265
18 2,035 2,101 1,381 1,505 444 400
19 2,199 2,342 1,544 1,631 570 579
20 2,200 2,337 1,523 1,601 609 562
21 2,810 2,964 1,950 1,999 690 691
22 2,840 2,890 1,893 2,039 726 718
23 2,817 2,798 1,837 1,845 603 623
24 2,687 2,884 1,776 1,848 612 579
25 2,560 2,451 1,605 1,530 507 460
26-29 11,504 11,156 7,267a 6,517 2,255a 1,809
30-34 11,122a 12,126 5,721a 6,639 1,510 1,849
35-39 12,030 11,813 5,559 5,429 1,499 1,464
40-44 12,917 12,742 5,600 5,623 1,427 1,415
45-49 13,431 13,226 5,385 5,443 1,661 1,512
50-54 12,063 12,223 4,454 4,533 1,409 1,418
55-59 9,717 10,306 3,136 3,549 919 1,094
60-64 7,607 7,787 2,212 1,937 551 588
65 or Older 14,800 14,852 3,064 3,717 810 852
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Table 2.16B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Age Category Alcohol Use
(2008)
Alcohol Use
(2009)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2009)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 51.6 51.9 23.3 23.7 6.9 6.8
12 2.1 2.4 0.9 1.0 0.1 0.1
13 4.6 4.5 2.1 2.2 0.3 0.3
14 10.6a 8.9 5.1 4.3 0.6 0.5
15 15.5 16.9 8.6 9.5 1.5 2.2
16 22.2 22.4 14.7 13.1 3.7 2.8
17 30.3 30.1 19.6 20.8 5.2 6.1
18 41.5 42.4 28.2 30.4 9.1 8.1
19 50.5 51.2 35.5 35.7 13.1 12.7
20 55.5 56.7 38.4 38.9 15.4 13.6
21 70.6 71.5 49.0 48.2 17.3 16.7
22 70.4 71.6 46.9a 50.5 18.0 17.8
23 69.0 69.7 45.0 46.0 14.8 15.5
24 69.8 70.1 46.2 44.9 15.9 14.1
25 67.8 67.7 42.5 42.2 13.4 12.7
26-29 67.4 66.4 42.6a 38.8 13.2a 10.8
30-34 59.9 62.5 30.8a 34.2 8.1 9.5
35-39 59.4 59.5 27.4 27.3 7.4 7.4
40-44 60.3 61.1 26.1 27.0 6.7 6.8
45-49 59.6 58.9 23.9 24.2 7.4 6.7
50-54 54.9 54.9 20.3 20.4 6.4 6.4
55-59 54.6 55.6 17.6 19.2 5.2 5.9
60-64 50.3 50.3 14.6 12.5 3.6 3.8
65 or Older 39.7 39.1 8.2 9.8 2.2 2.2
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Table 2.17A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 173,927 174,119 84,370 83,336 70,868 69,713
AGE            
12-17 6,765 6,624 4,701 4,760 2,844 2,860
18-25 23,107 23,360 17,198 17,569 13,629 13,980
26 or Older 144,055 144,135 62,471 61,007 54,395 52,872
GENDER            
Male 93,394 93,468 49,891 49,045 41,881 40,909
Female 80,533 80,651 34,479 34,291 28,986 28,804
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 154,164 154,007 74,874 72,812 63,393 61,375
White 129,125 128,721 61,245 59,935 51,554 50,289
Black or African American 17,281 17,452 9,613 9,148 8,457 7,977
American Indian or Alaska Native 851 1,000 598 559 527 511
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 4,177 4,235 1,899 1,663 1,503 1,309
Two or More Races 2,272 2,102 1,253 1,256 1,124 1,081
Hispanic or Latino 19,763 20,112 9,496a 10,525 7,475a 8,338
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Table 2.17B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 69.6 69.1 33.8 33.1 28.4 27.7
AGE            
12-17 27.2 26.9 18.9 19.3 11.4 11.6
18-25 70.2 69.6 52.2 52.3 41.4 41.6
26 or Older 75.0 74.4 32.5 31.5 28.3 27.3
GENDER            
Male 77.0 76.4 41.1 40.1 34.5 33.5
Female 62.6 62.3 26.8 26.5 22.5 22.2
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 71.8 71.3 34.9a 33.7 29.5a 28.4
White 76.2 75.8 36.1 35.3 30.4 29.6
Black or African American 58.5 58.0 32.5 30.4 28.6 26.5
American Indian or Alaska Native 78.5 81.7 55.2 45.7 48.7 41.8
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 38.8 38.4 17.6 15.1 13.9 11.9
Two or More Races 75.4 71.1 41.6 42.5 37.3 36.6
Hispanic or Latino 56.4 56.0 27.1 29.3 21.3 23.2
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Table 2.18A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 6,765 6,624 4,701 4,760 2,844 2,860
GENDER            
Male 3,655 3,774 2,603a 2,831 1,598 1,711
Female 3,109b 2,850 2,099a 1,929 1,246 1,149
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,573 5,338 3,919 3,832 2,399 2,394
White 4,385 4,232 3,209 3,166 1,990 1,977
Black or African American 829 771 474 453 255 274
American Indian or Alaska Native 67 61 54 35 30 21
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 116 106 63 54 43 33
Two or More Races 149 147 106 109 71 78
Hispanic or Latino 1,192 1,287 782a 928 445 467
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 2,371 2,397 1,769 1,865 1,123 1,173
Female, White, Not Hispanic 2,013a 1,835 1,439 1,300 867 804
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 439 428 271 271 141 171
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 391 344 203 182 113 103
Male, Hispanic 658 766 448a 584 270 288
Female, Hispanic 533 520 334 344 175 178
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Table 2.18B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 27.2 26.9 18.9 19.3 11.4 11.6
GENDER            
Male 28.8 30.0 20.5b 22.5 12.6 13.6
Female 25.5a 23.7 17.2 16.0 10.2 9.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 27.6 27.0 19.4 19.4 11.9 12.1
White 29.9 29.4 21.8 22.0 13.5 13.8
Black or African American 21.9 20.8 12.5 12.2 6.7 7.4
American Indian or Alaska Native 48.9 46.7 39.4a 26.7 22.0 16.5
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 12.0 10.7 6.5 5.5 4.4 3.4
Two or More Races 29.6 27.9 21.1 20.7 14.2 14.7
Hispanic or Latino 25.2 26.8 16.6a 19.3 9.4 9.7
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 31.5 32.6 23.5a 25.4 14.9 15.9
Female, White, Not Hispanic 28.1 26.2 20.1 18.5 12.1 11.5
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 23.1 23.0 14.2 14.6 7.4 9.2
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 20.8 18.6 10.8 9.9 6.0 5.6
Male, Hispanic 27.3 31.1 18.6b 23.7 11.2 11.7
Female, Hispanic 23.1 22.2 14.5 14.7 7.6 7.6
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Table 2.19A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 23,107 23,360 17,198 17,569 13,629 13,980
GENDER            
Male 12,482a 12,780 9,963a 10,313 8,093a 8,424
Female 10,625 10,580 7,235 7,256 5,536 5,556
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,295 19,391 14,608 14,820 11,707 11,988
White 15,541 15,435 11,981 12,011 9,639 9,722
Black or African American 2,487 2,622 1,760 1,866 1,428 1,525
American Indian or Alaska Native 147 191 116 144 91 118
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 717 738 443 492 298 358
Two or More Races 316 326 240 256 192 217
Hispanic or Latino 3,812 3,969 2,590 2,750 1,922 1,992
EDUCATION            
< High School 4,151 4,216 3,417 3,558 2,923 3,070
High School Graduate 8,103 8,148 6,318 6,417 5,186 5,345
Some College 7,584 7,733 5,420 5,515 4,140 4,124
College Graduate 3,269 3,262 2,044 2,079 1,378 1,440
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 11,284b 9,288 8,245b 6,853 6,706b 5,568
Part-Time 5,700b 6,258 4,212b 4,639 3,131b 3,499
Unemployed 2,234b 3,349 1,857b 2,744 1,601b 2,360
Other1 3,889b 4,466 2,884b 3,334 2,191b 2,553
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Table 2.19B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 70.2 69.6 52.2 52.3 41.4 41.6
GENDER            
Male 75.3 75.7 60.1 61.1 48.8 49.9
Female 64.9 63.4 44.2 43.5 33.8 33.3
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 71.1 70.6 53.8 54.0 43.1 43.7
White 76.5 75.8 59.0 59.0 47.5 47.7
Black or African American 53.5 54.5 37.9 38.8 30.7 31.7
American Indian or Alaska Native 85.4 82.9 67.5 62.2 52.8 51.4
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 48.0 48.7 29.6 32.4 20.0 23.7
Two or More Races 76.8 76.0 58.5 59.7 46.7 50.6
Hispanic or Latino 65.8 64.7 44.7 44.9 33.2 32.5
EDUCATION            
< High School 70.5 69.3 58.1 58.5 49.7 50.5
High School Graduate 69.7 69.4 54.4 54.7 44.6 45.6
Some College 69.9 70.0 49.9 49.9 38.2 37.3
College Graduate 71.4 69.2 44.6 44.1 30.1 30.5
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 75.3 75.1 55.0 55.4 44.8 45.0
Part-Time 66.6 66.8 49.2 49.5 36.6 37.4
Unemployed 73.1 73.5 60.7 60.2 52.3 51.8
Other1 61.3 61.3 45.4 45.8 34.5 35.0
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Table 2.20A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 144,055 144,135 62,471 61,007 54,395 52,872
GENDER            
Male 77,256 76,914 37,326 35,900 32,191 30,773
Female 66,799 67,221 25,145 25,107 22,205 22,099
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 129,296 129,279 56,347a 54,160 49,287a 46,993
White 109,199 109,054 46,056 44,759 39,926 38,589
Black or African American 13,965 14,059 7,379 6,829 6,775 6,178
American Indian or Alaska Native 637 748 * 381 * 371
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 3,344 3,390 1,393 1,118 1,161 917
Two or More Races 1,807 1,628 906 890 861 786
Hispanic or Latino 14,760 14,857 6,124 6,847 5,108a 5,880
EDUCATION            
< High School 19,865 19,463 11,192 10,911 10,434 10,083
High School Graduate 44,330 44,312 21,816 20,906 19,591 19,010
Some College 36,365 36,224 15,962 15,823 13,926 13,567
College Graduate 43,495 44,136 13,501 13,366 10,444 10,213
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 83,580b 78,794 39,389b 35,711 33,807b 30,473
Part-Time 16,198 16,760 5,949 6,050 5,122 5,178
Unemployed 4,475b 7,819 2,881b 5,007 2,668b 4,589
Other1 39,802 40,762 14,252 14,238 12,798 12,632
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Table 2.20B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 75.0 74.4 32.5 31.5 28.3 27.3
GENDER            
Male 84.0 82.8 40.6a 38.7 35.0a 33.1
Female 66.8 66.7 25.1 24.9 22.2 21.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 77.2 76.7 33.7a 32.1 29.4a 27.9
White 81.2 80.8 34.3 33.1 29.7 28.6
Black or African American 66.1 65.2 34.9 31.7 32.1 28.7
American Indian or Alaska Native 82.2 86.7 * 44.1 * 43.0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 40.2 39.8 16.8 13.1 14.0 10.8
Two or More Races 86.1 81.5 43.2 44.5 41.0 39.3
Hispanic or Latino 60.1 59.4 25.0 27.4 20.8 23.5
EDUCATION            
< High School 68.1 68.1 38.4 38.2 35.8 35.3
High School Graduate 75.7 76.0 37.3 35.8 33.5 32.6
Some College 78.4 77.6 34.4 33.9 30.0 29.1
College Graduate 75.1 73.5 23.3 22.3 18.0 17.0
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 77.9 76.9 36.7a 34.9 31.5a 29.8
Part-Time 74.7 74.8 27.5 27.0 23.6 23.1
Unemployed 75.5 76.7 48.6 49.2 45.0 45.0
Other1 69.7 69.5 24.9 24.3 22.4 21.5
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Table 2.21A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 167,162 167,495 79,669 78,576 68,024 66,852
GENDER            
Male 89,739 89,694 47,289 46,214 40,283 39,198
Female 77,424 77,801 32,380 32,362 27,740 27,655
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 148,591 148,670 70,956 68,980 60,994 58,981
White 124,740 124,489 58,037 56,769 49,564 48,311
Black or African American 16,452 16,681 9,139 8,696 8,202 7,703
American Indian or Alaska Native 784 940 544 524 497 490
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 4,061 4,129 1,836 1,609 1,460 1,276
Two or More Races 2,123 1,955 1,147 1,147 1,053 1,003
Hispanic or Latino 18,572 18,825 8,714a 9,596 7,030a 7,871
EDUCATION            
< High School 24,016 23,679 14,609 14,469 13,357 13,154
High School Graduate 52,434 52,460 28,134 27,323 24,778 24,355
Some College 43,949 43,957 21,382 21,339 18,066 17,691
College Graduate 46,764 47,398 15,544 15,445 11,822 11,653
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 94,864b 88,082 47,634b 42,564 40,513b 36,041
Part-Time 21,898 23,018 10,162 10,689 8,252 8,678
Unemployed 6,709b 11,168 4,737b 7,751 4,269b 6,949
Other1 43,692 45,227 17,136 17,572 14,989 15,185
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Table 2.21B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 74.3 73.7 35.4 34.6 30.2 29.4
GENDER            
Male 82.7 81.7 43.6 42.1 37.1 35.7
Female 66.5 66.2 27.8 27.5 23.8 23.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 76.4 75.8 36.5a 35.2 31.3a 30.1
White 80.6 80.1 37.5 36.5 32.0 31.1
Black or African American 63.8 63.3 35.5 33.0 31.8 29.2
American Indian or Alaska Native 82.8 85.9 57.5 47.9 52.5 44.8
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 41.4 41.1 18.7 16.0 14.9 12.7
Two or More Races 84.6 80.5 45.7 47.2 41.9 41.3
Hispanic or Latino 61.2 60.5 28.7 30.8 23.2 25.3
EDUCATION            
< High School 68.5 68.3 41.7 41.7 38.1 38.0
High School Graduate 74.7 74.9 40.1 39.0 35.3 34.8
Some College 76.8 76.2 37.4 37.0 31.6 30.7
College Graduate 74.8 73.2 24.9 23.8 18.9 18.0
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 77.6 76.7 39.0a 37.1 33.1a 31.4
Part-Time 72.4 72.4 33.6 33.6 27.3 27.3
Unemployed 74.7 75.7 52.7 52.6 47.5 47.1
Other1 68.8 68.6 27.0 26.7 23.6 23.0
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Table 2.22A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 162,551 162,681 69,991 69,165 59,781 58,661
AGE            
12-17 5,698 5,459 3,722 3,689 2,261 2,191
18-25 21,154 21,396 14,815 15,186 11,757 12,031
26 or Older 135,699 135,826 51,454 50,289 45,762 44,440
GENDER            
Male 84,441 84,701 37,439 36,763 31,942 30,937
Female 78,110 77,980 32,552 32,402 27,839 27,724
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 143,888 143,832 61,504 59,590 52,994 51,026
White 120,995 120,918 49,741 48,661 42,696 41,550
Black or African American 15,782 15,652 8,284 7,800 7,343 6,843
American Indian or Alaska Native 792 910 533 460 477 404
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 125
Asian 3,764 3,923 1,615 1,468 1,287 1,198
Two or More Races 2,144 1,974 1,073 1,003 970 907
Hispanic or Latino 18,663 18,850 8,486b 9,574 6,786a 7,635
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Table 2.22B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 65.1 64.6 28.0 27.5 23.9 23.3
AGE            
12-17 22.9 22.2 15.0 15.0 9.1 8.9
18-25 64.2 63.7 45.0 45.2 35.7 35.8
26 or Older 70.7 70.1 26.8 26.0 23.8 23.0
GENDER            
Male 69.6 69.3 30.9 30.1 26.3 25.3
Female 60.8 60.2 25.3 25.0 21.7 21.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 67.0 66.6 28.6a 27.6 24.7a 23.6
White 71.4 71.2 29.4 28.7 25.2 24.5
Black or African American 53.4 52.1 28.0 25.9 24.8 22.8
American Indian or Alaska Native 73.1 74.3 49.2 37.6 44.1 33.0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 15.4
Asian 34.9 35.6 15.0 13.3 11.9 10.9
Two or More Races 71.1 66.8 35.6 34.0 32.2 30.7
Hispanic or Latino 53.2 52.4 24.2a 26.6 19.4 21.2
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Table 2.23A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 5,698 5,459 3,722 3,689 2,261 2,191
GENDER            
Male 2,878 2,903 1,877 1,991 1,141 1,155
Female 2,820b 2,556 1,845 1,699 1,120 1,036
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,660b 4,339 3,061 2,926 1,889 1,829
White 3,629 3,415 2,494 2,405 1,563 1,521
Black or African American 717 639 368 346 188 190
American Indian or Alaska Native 57 52 39 27 26a 15
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 104 93 57 47 37 25
Two or More Races 128 126 91 89 66 68
Hispanic or Latino 1,037 1,120 661 764 372 362
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 1,792 1,763 1,216 1,247 762 778
Female, White, Not Hispanic 1,837a 1,653 1,277 1,158 801 743
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 378 339 207 195 103 107
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 338 301 161 152 85 83
Male, Hispanic 552 656 368a 465 220 209
Female, Hispanic 485 464 293 299 152 153
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Table 2.23B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 22.9 22.2 15.0 15.0 9.1 8.9
GENDER            
Male 22.6 23.1 14.8 15.8 9.0 9.2
Female 23.1a 21.2 15.1 14.1 9.2 8.6
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 23.1a 21.9 15.2 14.8 9.4 9.2
White 24.7 23.8 17.0 16.7 10.6 10.6
Black or African American 19.0 17.3 9.7 9.3 5.0 5.1
American Indian or Alaska Native 41.6 39.9 28.9 21.0 18.9a 11.6
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 10.7 9.4 5.9 4.7 3.8 2.5
Two or More Races 25.4 24.0 18.1 16.9 13.1 12.9
Hispanic or Latino 22.0 23.3 14.0 15.9 7.9 7.5
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 23.8 24.0 16.2 17.0 10.1 10.6
Female, White, Not Hispanic 25.7a 23.6 17.8 16.5 11.2 10.6
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 19.9 18.2 10.9 10.5 5.4 5.7
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 18.0 16.3 8.6 8.2 4.5 4.5
Male, Hispanic 22.9a 26.6 15.2a 18.9 9.1 8.5
Female, Hispanic 21.0 19.8 12.7 12.7 6.6 6.5
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Table 2.24A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 21,154 21,396 14,815 15,186 11,757 12,031
GENDER            
Male 11,135a 11,456 8,117a 8,479 6,548 6,825
Female 10,020 9,941 6,697 6,707 5,210 5,206
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,540 17,664 12,466 12,651 10,021 10,195
White 14,211 14,121 10,218 10,256 8,237 8,241
Black or African American 2,192 2,322 1,501 1,586 1,220 1,299
American Indian or Alaska Native 140 180 103 130 82 108
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 642 675 387 428 269 328
Two or More Races 274 291 193 202 158 175
Hispanic or Latino 3,615 3,732 2,348 2,535 1,736 1,836
EDUCATION            
< High School 3,945 4,005 3,155 3,291 2,674 2,819
High School Graduate 7,496 7,577 5,590 5,690 4,556 4,707
Some College 6,838 6,895 4,512 4,569 3,460 3,350
College Graduate 2,875 2,920 1,557 1,636 1,066 1,155
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 10,471b 8,563 7,124b 5,886 5,760b 4,783
Part-Time 5,077b 5,662 3,530b 3,929 2,666a 2,948
Unemployed 2,087b 3,161 1,688b 2,525 1,445b 2,119
Other1 3,519b 4,010 2,473b 2,846 1,886b 2,181
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Table 2.24B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 64.2 63.7 45.0 45.2 35.7 35.8
GENDER            
Male 67.2 67.8 49.0 50.2 39.5 40.4
Female 61.2 59.6 40.9 40.2 31.8 31.2
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 64.6 64.4 45.9 46.1 36.9 37.1
White 70.0 69.3 50.3 50.4 40.6 40.5
Black or African American 47.2 48.3 32.3 33.0 26.3 27.0
American Indian or Alaska Native 81.2 78.1 59.8 56.6 47.7 46.9
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 43.0 44.5 25.9 28.2 18.0 21.6
Two or More Races 66.7 67.9 47.0 47.1 38.5 40.9
Hispanic or Latino 62.4 60.9 40.5 41.4 30.0 29.9
EDUCATION            
< High School 67.0 65.9 53.6 54.1 45.4 46.4
High School Graduate 64.5 64.6 48.1 48.5 39.2 40.1
Some College 63.0 62.4 41.6 41.3 31.9 30.3
College Graduate 62.8 61.9 34.0 34.7 23.3 24.5
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 69.9 69.2 47.6 47.6 38.5 38.7
Part-Time 59.4 60.4 41.3 41.9 31.2 31.5
Unemployed 68.3 69.4 55.2 55.4 47.3 46.5
Other1 55.4 55.0 39.0 39.1 29.7 29.9
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Table 2.25A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 135,699 135,826 51,454 50,289 45,762 44,440
GENDER            
Male 70,428 70,343 27,444 26,293 24,253 22,958
Female 65,271 65,484 24,010 23,996 21,510 21,482
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 121,688 121,828 45,977 44,014 41,084a 39,002
White 103,154 103,382 37,029 35,999 32,896 31,788
Black or African American 12,874 12,690 6,415 5,868 5,935 5,354
American Indian or Alaska Native 595 678 * 302 * 281
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 3,019 3,155 1,171 993 981 845
Two or More Races 1,742 1,556 788 712 746 664
Hispanic or Latino 14,011 13,998 5,477a 6,275 4,678a 5,438
EDUCATION            
< High School 18,897 18,535 10,187 10,225 9,390 9,445
High School Graduate 42,188 42,303 18,685 18,083 16,906 16,323
Some College 34,342 34,196 13,084 12,780 11,752 11,311
College Graduate 40,272 40,793 9,497 9,201 7,714 7,361
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 78,082b 73,518 31,368b 28,136 27,483b 24,557
Part-Time 15,453 15,880 5,089 5,352 4,515 4,635
Unemployed 4,261b 7,460 2,564b 4,418 2,421b 4,063
Other1 37,904 38,969 12,432 12,384 11,344 11,184
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Table 2.25B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 70.7 70.1 26.8 26.0 23.8 23.0
GENDER            
Male 76.6 75.8 29.8 28.3 26.4a 24.7
Female 65.3 65.0 24.0 23.8 21.5 21.3
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 72.7 72.3 27.5a 26.1 24.5a 23.1
White 76.7 76.6 27.5 26.7 24.5 23.5
Black or African American 60.9 58.9 30.4 27.2 28.1 24.8
American Indian or Alaska Native 76.8 78.5 * 35.0 * 32.5
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 36.3 37.0 14.1 11.7 11.8 9.9
Two or More Races 83.0 77.8 37.5 35.6 35.5 33.2
Hispanic or Latino 57.1 56.0 22.3 25.1 19.1 21.7
EDUCATION            
< High School 64.8 64.9 34.9 35.8 32.2 33.0
High School Graduate 72.1 72.5 31.9 31.0 28.9 28.0
Some College 74.1 73.3 28.2 27.4 25.3 24.2
College Graduate 69.5 67.9 16.4 15.3 13.3 12.3
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 72.8 71.8 29.2a 27.5 25.6a 24.0
Part-Time 71.3 70.9 23.5 23.9 20.8 20.7
Unemployed 71.9 73.2 43.3 43.4 40.9 39.9
Other1 66.3 66.5 21.8 21.1 19.9 19.1
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Table 2.26A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 156,854 157,223 66,269 65,475 57,520 56,471
GENDER            
Male 81,563 81,798 35,562 34,772 30,801 29,782
Female 75,291 75,424 30,707 30,703 26,719 26,688
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 139,228 139,493 58,443 56,665 51,105 49,197
White 117,365 117,503 47,247 46,256 41,133 40,029
Black or African American 15,066 15,012 7,916 7,454 7,155 6,652
American Indian or Alaska Native 735 858 494 433 452 389
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 3,661 3,830 1,558 1,421 1,250 1,173
Two or More Races 2,016 1,847 982 914 904 839
Hispanic or Latino 17,626 17,730 7,826a 8,811 6,414a 7,273
EDUCATION            
< High School 22,841 22,540 13,343 13,516 12,064 12,265
High School Graduate 49,684 49,880 24,276 23,774 21,462 21,029
Some College 41,180 41,091 17,596 17,349 15,213 14,661
College Graduate 43,148 43,712 11,055 10,837 8,780 8,515
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 88,553b 82,081 38,492b 34,022 33,243b 29,340
Part-Time 20,530 21,542 8,620 9,280 7,181 7,583
Unemployed 6,348b 10,621 4,252b 6,942 3,866b 6,182
Other1 41,422 42,979 14,905 15,230 13,230 13,365
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Table 2.26B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 69.7 69.2 29.5 28.8 25.6 24.9
GENDER            
Male 75.1 74.5 32.8 31.7 28.4 27.1
Female 64.7 64.2 26.4 26.1 23.0 22.7
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 71.6 71.1 30.0a 28.9 26.3a 25.1
White 75.8 75.6 30.5 29.8 26.6 25.8
Black or African American 58.4 56.9 30.7 28.3 27.8 25.2
American Indian or Alaska Native 77.6 78.4 52.1 39.6 47.7 35.6
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 37.3 38.1 15.9 14.2 12.7 11.7
Two or More Races 80.3 76.1 39.1 37.7 36.0 34.6
Hispanic or Latino 58.1 56.9 25.8a 28.3 21.1 23.4
EDUCATION            
< High School 65.2 65.0 38.1 39.0 34.4 35.4
High School Graduate 70.8 71.2 34.6 33.9 30.6 30.0
Some College 72.0 71.2 30.8 30.1 26.6 25.4
College Graduate 69.0 67.5 17.7 16.7 14.0 13.1
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 72.4 71.5 31.5b 29.6 27.2a 25.6
Part-Time 67.9 67.8 28.5 29.2 23.8 23.9
Unemployed 70.7 72.0 47.3 47.1 43.0 41.9
Other1 65.3 65.2 23.5 23.1 20.8 20.3
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Table 2.27A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 45,889 44,804 11,762 12,063 8,670 8,559
AGE            
12-17 1,799 1,879 1,204 1,266 547 577
18-25 6,702 7,036 2,944b 3,371 1,772b 2,053
26 or Older 37,388 35,889 7,614 7,426 6,351 5,929
GENDER            
Male 39,014 37,948 10,734 11,112 8,215 8,151
Female 6,875 6,856 1,028 950 455 408
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 43,100 42,022 11,087 11,256 8,285 8,182
White 38,525 37,881 10,014 10,364 7,541 7,565
Black or African American 2,769 2,512 549 419 425 278
American Indian or Alaska Native 329 498 88 158 59 119
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 46 27 19 23
Asian 622 466 210 99 121 53
Two or More Races 743 568 181 190 121 145
Hispanic or Latino 2,790 2,783 675 806 384 377
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Table 2.27B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 18.4 17.8 4.7 4.8 3.5 3.4
AGE            
12-17 7.2 7.6 4.8 5.1 2.2 2.3
18-25 20.3 21.0 8.9b 10.0 5.4a 6.1
26 or Older 19.5a 18.5 4.0 3.8 3.3 3.1
GENDER            
Male 32.2 31.0 8.9 9.1 6.8 6.7
Female 5.3 5.3 0.8 0.7 0.4 0.3
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 20.1 19.5 5.2 5.2 3.9 3.8
White 22.7 22.3 5.9 6.1 4.5 4.5
Black or African American 9.4 8.4 1.9 1.4 1.4 0.9
American Indian or Alaska Native 30.3 40.7 8.1 12.9 5.4 9.8
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 5.1 3.3 2.1 2.8
Asian 5.8 4.2 1.9 0.9 1.1 0.5
Two or More Races 24.7 19.2 6.0 6.4 4.0 4.9
Hispanic or Latino 8.0 7.7 1.9 2.2 1.1 1.0
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Table 2.28A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 1,799 1,879 1,204 1,266 547 577
GENDER            
Male 1,401 1,461 993 1,058 492 517
Female 398 419 211 207 55 60
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,648 1,659 1,119 1,122 517 531
White 1,507 1,523 1,032 1,050 490 502
Black or African American 72 60 48 27 14 6
American Indian or Alaska Native 23 24 17 11 4 7
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 7 7 3 1 1 *
Two or More Races 36 40 18 28 5 14
Hispanic or Latino 151a 220 85a 144 30 46
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 1,178 1,190 850 879 445 456
Female, White, Not Hispanic 329 332 183 171 45 47
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 60 38 47 22 14 5
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 13 22 1 5 0 1
Male, Hispanic 116a 177 66a 124 24 42
Female, Hispanic 35 43 19 20 6 4
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Table 2.28B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 7.2 7.6 4.8 5.1 2.2 2.3
GENDER            
Male 11.0 11.6 7.8 8.4 3.9 4.1
Female 3.3 3.5 1.7 1.7 0.5 0.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 8.2 8.4 5.5 5.7 2.6 2.7
White 10.3 10.6 7.0 7.3 3.3 3.5
Black or African American 1.9 1.6 1.3 0.7 0.4 0.2
American Indian or Alaska Native 17.0 18.3 12.4 8.8 3.3 5.5
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 0.7 0.7 0.3 0.1 0.1 *
Two or More Races 7.2 7.6 3.6 5.3 1.1 2.7
Hispanic or Latino 3.2a 4.6 1.8a 3.0 0.6 1.0
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 15.6 16.2 11.3 11.9 5.9 6.2
Female, White, Not Hispanic 4.6 4.7 2.5 2.4 0.6 0.7
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 3.1 2.0 2.5 1.2 0.7 0.3
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.7 1.2 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.1
Male, Hispanic 4.8a 7.2 2.8a 5.0 1.0 1.7
Female, Hispanic 1.5 1.8 0.8 0.8 0.3 0.2
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Table 2.29A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 6,702 7,036 2,944b 3,371 1,772b 2,053
GENDER            
Male 5,436 5,715 2,666b 3,024 1,698a 1,923
Female 1,266 1,321 279 347 74a 130
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,048a 6,457 2,710b 3,114 1,665b 1,957
White 5,605 5,938 2,545b 2,910 1,597b 1,851
Black or African American 205 241 69 71 19 37
American Indian or Alaska Native 54 86 19 39 9 17
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 10 * 5 * 2 *
Asian 71 97 29 56 12 26
Two or More Races 102 75 42 33 26 21
Hispanic or Latino 654 579 234 257 107 96
EDUCATION            
< High School 1,216 1,231 563 615 342 341
High School Graduate 2,396 2,603 1,185 1,338 736 851
Some College 2,190 2,243 893a 1,066 496b 658
College Graduate 901 959 304 353 198 203
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 3,628b 3,058 1,535 1,429 1,053 927
Part-Time 1,505a 1,737 655a 795 315b 451
Unemployed 606b 1,015 286b 534 161b 311
Other1 963b 1,226 469a 613 244b 365
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Table 2.29B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 20.3 21.0 8.9b 10.0 5.4a 6.1
GENDER            
Male 32.8 33.8 16.1b 17.9 10.3a 11.4
Female 7.7 7.9 1.7 2.1 0.4a 0.8
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 22.3a 23.5 10.0b 11.3 6.1b 7.1
White 27.6a 29.2 12.5b 14.3 7.9b 9.1
Black or African American 4.4 5.0 1.5 1.5 0.4 0.8
American Indian or Alaska Native 31.5 37.5 11.3 17.0 5.3 7.2
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 9.1 * 4.7 * 2.1 *
Asian 4.8 6.4 2.0 3.7 0.8 1.7
Two or More Races 24.8a 17.4 10.1 7.7 6.3 5.0
Hispanic or Latino 11.3 9.5 4.0 4.2 1.8 1.6
EDUCATION            
< High School 20.7 20.2 9.6 10.1 5.8 5.6
High School Graduate 20.6 22.2 10.2 11.4 6.3 7.3
Some College 20.2 20.3 8.2a 9.6 4.6b 6.0
College Graduate 19.7 20.3 6.6 7.5 4.3 4.3
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 24.2 24.7 10.2a 11.6 7.0 7.5
Part-Time 17.6 18.5 7.7 8.5 3.7a 4.8
Unemployed 19.8 22.3 9.4a 11.7 5.3 6.8
Other1 15.2 16.8 7.4 8.4 3.8a 5.0
100506
Table 2.30A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 37,388 35,889 7,614 7,426 6,351 5,929
GENDER            
Male 32,177 30,773 7,076 7,030 6,025 5,711
Female 5,211 5,116 539 396 326 218
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 35,404 33,906 7,259 7,020 6,103 5,694
White 31,413 30,420 6,437 6,404 5,454 5,211
Black or African American 2,492 2,211 432 321 391 235
American Indian or Alaska Native * * 52 * 45 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 544 362 178 42 107 26
Two or More Races 605 453 121 129 90 110
Hispanic or Latino 1,984 1,983 356 405 248 235
EDUCATION            
< High School 4,543 4,175 1,315a 894 1,159b 629
High School Graduate 12,149 11,473 2,898 2,803 2,495 2,348
Some College 9,715 9,085 1,640 1,933 1,319 1,520
College Graduate 10,981 11,155 1,761 1,796 1,379 1,432
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 26,067b 23,758 5,758 5,324 4,833 4,421
Part-Time 2,477 2,857 332a 569 223 368
Unemployed 1,153b 2,075 331a 541 276 387
Other1 7,690 7,199 1,193 991 1,018 753
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Table 2.30B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 19.5a 18.5 4.0 3.8 3.3 3.1
GENDER            
Male 35.0a 33.1 7.7 7.6 6.5 6.2
Female 5.2 5.1 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.2
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 21.1a 20.1 4.3 4.2 3.6 3.4
White 23.4 22.5 4.8 4.7 4.1 3.9
Black or African American 11.8 10.3 2.0 1.5 1.9 1.1
American Indian or Alaska Native * * 6.7 * 5.8 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 6.5 4.2 2.1 0.5 1.3 0.3
Two or More Races 28.8 22.7 5.8 6.4 4.3 5.5
Hispanic or Latino 8.1 7.9 1.4 1.6 1.0 0.9
EDUCATION            
< High School 15.6 14.6 4.5a 3.1 4.0b 2.2
High School Graduate 20.7 19.7 5.0 4.8 4.3 4.0
Some College 21.0 19.5 3.5 4.1 2.8 3.3
College Graduate 19.0 18.6 3.0 3.0 2.4 2.4
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 24.3 23.2 5.4 5.2 4.5 4.3
Part-Time 11.4 12.7 1.5a 2.5 1.0 1.6
Unemployed 19.5 20.4 5.6 5.3 4.7 3.8
Other1 13.5 12.3 2.1 1.7 1.8 1.3
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Table 2.31A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 44,090 42,925 10,559 10,797 8,123 7,982
GENDER            
Male 37,613 36,488 9,741 10,054 7,723 7,634
Female 6,476 6,438 817 743 400 348
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 41,451 40,363 9,969 10,134 7,769 7,651
White 37,018 36,358 8,982 9,315 7,051 7,062
Black or African American 2,696 2,452 501 392 410 271
American Indian or Alaska Native 305 474 71 146 54 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 45 21 * 21
Asian 615 459 207 98 119 53
Two or More Races 707 528 163 162 116 131
Hispanic or Latino 2,638 2,562 590 663 354 331
EDUCATION            
< High School 5,759 5,406 1,878a 1,509 1,501b 970
High School Graduate 14,545 14,077 4,083 4,141 3,230 3,199
Some College 11,905 11,328 2,533a 2,999 1,815 2,178
College Graduate 11,881 12,114 2,065 2,149 1,577 1,635
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 29,695b 26,816 7,293 6,753 5,886 5,348
Part-Time 3,982a 4,594 987b 1,364 538b 819
Unemployed 1,760b 3,090 617b 1,075 437b 697
Other1 8,653 8,426 1,662 1,605 1,263 1,118
100506
Table 2.31B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 19.6 18.9 4.7 4.8 3.6 3.5
GENDER            
Male 34.6 33.3 9.0 9.2 7.1 7.0
Female 5.6 5.5 0.7 0.6 0.3 0.3
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 21.3 20.6 5.1 5.2 4.0 3.9
White 23.9 23.4 5.8 6.0 4.6 4.5
Black or African American 10.5 9.3 1.9 1.5 1.6 1.0
American Indian or Alaska Native 32.3 43.4 7.5 13.4 5.7 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 5.6 2.9 * 2.9
Asian 6.3 4.6 2.1 1.0 1.2 0.5
Two or More Races 28.2 21.7 6.5 6.7 4.6 5.4
Hispanic or Latino 8.7 8.2 1.9 2.1 1.2 1.1
EDUCATION            
< High School 16.4 15.6 5.4 4.4 4.3b 2.8
High School Graduate 20.7 20.1 5.8 5.9 4.6 4.6
Some College 20.8 19.6 4.4a 5.2 3.2 3.8
College Graduate 19.0 18.7 3.3 3.3 2.5 2.5
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 24.3 23.4 6.0 5.9 4.8 4.7
Part-Time 13.2 14.5 3.3a 4.3 1.8a 2.6
Unemployed 19.6 21.0 6.9 7.3 4.9 4.7
Other1 13.6 12.8 2.6 2.4 2.0 1.7
100506
Table 2.32A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 89,338 90,115 26,097 26,402 13,126 13,269
AGE            
12-17 3,089 3,063 2,107 2,199 944 980
18-25 13,647 13,999 7,519 7,825 3,721 3,837
26 or Older 72,601 73,053 16,472 16,378 8,462 8,452
GENDER            
Male 66,132 65,916 20,678 20,515 10,900 10,679
Female 23,206 24,199 5,419 5,887 2,226a 2,590
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 80,282 80,896 23,047 23,134 11,562 11,585
White 69,625 70,002 19,179 18,744 9,057 8,868
Black or African American 7,090 7,308 3,038 3,291 2,077 2,160
American Indian or Alaska Native 268 360 91 143 61 84
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 131 * 50 * 20 *
Asian 1,867 1,793 318 419 132 164
Two or More Races 1,300 1,089 372 423 216 227
Hispanic or Latino 9,056 9,219 3,050 3,268 1,564 1,684
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Table 2.32B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 35.8 35.8 10.4 10.5 5.3 5.3
AGE            
12-17 12.4 12.4 8.5 8.9 3.8 4.0
18-25 41.4 41.7 22.8 23.3 11.3 11.4
26 or Older 37.8 37.7 8.6 8.5 4.4 4.4
GENDER            
Male 54.5 53.9 17.1 16.8 9.0 8.7
Female 18.1 18.7 4.2 4.5 1.7a 2.0
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 37.4 37.5 10.7 10.7 5.4 5.4
White 41.1 41.2 11.3 11.0 5.3 5.2
Black or African American 24.0 24.3 10.3 10.9 7.0 7.2
American Indian or Alaska Native 24.7 29.4 8.4 11.7 5.6 6.9
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 14.6 * 5.5 * 2.2 *
Asian 17.3 16.3 2.9 3.8 1.2 1.5
Two or More Races 43.1 36.9 12.4 14.3 7.2 7.7
Hispanic or Latino 25.8 25.6 8.7 9.1 4.5 4.7
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Table 2.33A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 3,089 3,063 2,107 2,199 944 980
GENDER            
Male 1,917 1,985 1,375 1,467 677 659
Female 1,172 1,078 731 732 267 320
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,555 2,477 1,759 1,792 788 817
White 2,136 2,059 1,493 1,512 648 657
Black or African American 292 301 185 199 102 122
American Indian or Alaska Native 25 17 17 11 8 5
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 30 36 12 21 2 10
Two or More Races 62 58 43 42 23 22
Hispanic or Latino 535 586 348 407 156 163
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 1,337 1,352 983 1,017 486 455
Female, White, Not Hispanic 798 707 510 495 162 202
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 176 190 114 128 64 76
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 116 111 71 70 38 46
Male, Hispanic 345 378 239 275 111 105
Female, Hispanic 190 208 109 133 45 58
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Table 2.33B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 12.4 12.4 8.5 8.9 3.8 4.0
GENDER            
Male 15.1 15.8 10.8 11.7 5.3 5.2
Female 9.6 9.0 6.0 6.1 2.2 2.7
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 12.7 12.5 8.7 9.0 3.9 4.1
White 14.5 14.3 10.2 10.5 4.4 4.6
Black or African American 7.7 8.1 4.9 5.4 2.7 3.3
American Indian or Alaska Native 18.4 12.7 12.4 8.8 6.2 4.2
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 3.1 3.7 1.2 2.1 0.2 1.0
Two or More Races 12.3 11.0 8.5 8.1 4.6 4.1
Hispanic or Latino 11.3 12.2 7.4 8.5 3.3 3.4
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 17.8 18.4 13.1 13.8 6.5 6.2
Female, White, Not Hispanic 11.1 10.1 7.1 7.1 2.3a 2.9
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 9.3 10.2 6.0 6.9 3.4 4.1
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 6.2 6.0 3.8 3.8 2.0 2.5
Male, Hispanic 14.3 15.4 9.9 11.1 4.6 4.3
Female, Hispanic 8.2 8.9 4.7 5.7 1.9 2.5
100506
Table 2.34A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 13,647 13,999 7,519 7,825 3,721 3,837
GENDER            
Male 8,790 9,065 5,484 5,674 2,855 2,938
Female 4,857 4,934 2,035 2,151 866 899
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,731 12,004 6,501 6,749 3,182 3,304
White 9,958 10,058 5,434 5,554 2,517 2,609
Black or African American 1,152 1,237 746 823 515 523
American Indian or Alaska Native 67a 97 40 53 24 24
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 309 357 140 159 50 57
Two or More Races 200 218 123 139 63 75
Hispanic or Latino 1,916 1,995 1,018 1,075 539 533
EDUCATION            
< High School 2,223 2,172 1,419 1,425 817 847
High School Graduate 4,478 4,712 2,609 2,762 1,388 1,431
Some College 4,714 4,858 2,492 2,657 1,143 1,180
College Graduate 2,233 2,258 999 981 372 379
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 6,814b 5,671 3,484b 2,875 1,688b 1,401
Part-Time 3,421b 3,806 1,946b 2,231 971 1,058
Unemployed 1,252b 1,915 800b 1,194 464b 677
Other1 2,159b 2,607 1,288a 1,524 598 702
100506
Table 2.34B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 41.4 41.7 22.8 23.3 11.3 11.4
GENDER            
Male 53.1 53.7 33.1 33.6 17.2 17.4
Female 29.7 29.6 12.4 12.9 5.3 5.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 43.2 43.7 23.9 24.6 11.7 12.0
White 49.0 49.4 26.8 27.3 12.4 12.8
Black or African American 24.8 25.7 16.1 17.1 11.1 10.9
American Indian or Alaska Native 39.1 41.9 23.3 22.8 13.9 10.4
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 20.7 23.5 9.3 10.5 3.4 3.8
Two or More Races 48.7 50.8 29.8 32.5 15.4 17.4
Hispanic or Latino 33.1 32.5 17.6 17.5 9.3 8.7
EDUCATION            
< High School 37.8 35.7 24.1 23.4 13.9 13.9
High School Graduate 38.5 40.2 22.5 23.5 11.9 12.2
Some College 43.4 44.0 23.0 24.0 10.5 10.7
College Graduate 48.7 47.9 21.8 20.8 8.1 8.0
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 45.5 45.8 23.3 23.2 11.3 11.3
Part-Time 40.0 40.6 22.8 23.8 11.4 11.3
Unemployed 41.0 42.0 26.2 26.2 15.2 14.9
Other1 34.0 35.8 20.3 20.9 9.4 9.6
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Table 2.35A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 72,601 73,053 16,472 16,378 8,462 8,452
GENDER            
Male 55,425 54,866 13,818 13,374 7,369 7,082
Female 17,177 18,186 2,653 3,004 1,093 1,370
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 65,997 66,414 14,788 14,593 7,593 7,464
White 57,531 57,885 12,252 11,677 5,892 5,602
Black or African American 5,646 5,769 2,106 2,270 1,459 1,514
American Indian or Alaska Native 176 247 34 79 28 55
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1,527 1,400 166 239 79 97
Two or More Races 1,038 813 207 241 129 131
Hispanic or Latino 6,605 6,638 1,684 1,785 869 988
EDUCATION            
< High School 7,462 7,594 1,757 2,068 1,102 1,102
High School Graduate 19,847 20,155 4,698 4,848 2,521 2,744
Some College 19,420 18,993 4,729 4,175 2,401 2,162
College Graduate 25,871 26,311 5,288 5,287 2,438 2,444
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 47,190b 44,102 11,909a 10,800 6,152 5,381
Part-Time 6,973 7,832 1,387 1,337 697 597
Unemployed 2,305b 4,216 767b 1,510 419b 793
Other1 16,133 16,902 2,410 2,730 1,194a 1,681
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Table 2.35B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 37.8 37.7 8.6 8.5 4.4 4.4
GENDER            
Male 60.3 59.1 15.0 14.4 8.0 7.6
Female 17.2 18.0 2.7 3.0 1.1 1.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 39.4 39.4 8.8 8.7 4.5 4.4
White 42.8 42.9 9.1 8.6 4.4 4.1
Black or African American 26.7 26.8 10.0 10.5 6.9 7.0
American Indian or Alaska Native 22.7 28.6 4.4 9.1 3.6 6.4
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 18.4 16.4 2.0 2.8 1.0 1.1
Two or More Races 49.5 40.7 9.8 12.1 6.1 6.5
Hispanic or Latino 26.9 26.5 6.9 7.1 3.5 4.0
EDUCATION            
< High School 25.6 26.6 6.0 7.2 3.8 3.9
High School Graduate 33.9 34.6 8.0 8.3 4.3 4.7
Some College 41.9 40.7 10.2 8.9 5.2 4.6
College Graduate 44.7 43.8 9.1 8.8 4.2 4.1
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 44.0 43.1 11.1 10.5 5.7 5.3
Part-Time 32.2 34.9 6.4 6.0 3.2 2.7
Unemployed 38.9 41.4 12.9 14.8 7.1 7.8
Other1 28.2 28.8 4.2 4.7 2.1a 2.9
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Table 2.36A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 86,248 87,052 23,990 24,203 12,183 12,289
GENDER            
Male 64,215 63,931 19,302 19,048 10,223 10,020
Female 22,033 23,121 4,688 5,155 1,959 2,270
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 77,727 78,418 21,288 21,342 10,775 10,768
White 67,489 67,943 17,686 17,231 8,409 8,211
Black or African American 6,798 7,007 2,852 3,092 1,975 2,038
American Indian or Alaska Native 243 344 74a 132 52 79
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 122 * 41 * 16 *
Asian 1,837 1,757 306 399 130 154
Two or More Races 1,239 1,031 329 380 192 206
Hispanic or Latino 8,521 8,633 2,702 2,860 1,408 1,521
EDUCATION            
< High School 9,685 9,765 3,175 3,493 1,918 1,949
High School Graduate 24,325 24,866 7,307 7,610 3,910 4,175
Some College 24,134 23,851 7,221 6,832 3,544 3,342
College Graduate 28,104 28,569 6,286 6,267 2,810 2,823
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 54,005b 49,773 15,393b 13,676 7,840a 6,781
Part-Time 10,394a 11,638 3,333 3,568 1,668 1,655
Unemployed 3,557b 6,131 1,567b 2,704 883b 1,470
Other1 18,293 19,510 3,698 4,254 1,792b 2,383
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Table 2.36B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 38.3 38.3 10.7 10.7 5.4 5.4
GENDER            
Male 59.2 58.3 17.8 17.4 9.4 9.1
Female 18.9 19.7 4.0 4.4 1.7 1.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 39.9 40.0 10.9 10.9 5.5 5.5
White 43.6 43.7 11.4 11.1 5.4 5.3
Black or African American 26.4 26.6 11.1 11.7 7.7 7.7
American Indian or Alaska Native 25.7 31.4 7.8 12.0 5.5 7.2
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 15.1 * 5.0 * 2.0 *
Asian 18.7 17.5 3.1 4.0 1.3 1.5
Two or More Races 49.3 42.5 13.1 15.7 7.7 8.5
Hispanic or Latino 28.1 27.7 8.9 9.2 4.6 4.9
EDUCATION            
< High School 27.6 28.2 9.1 10.1 5.5 5.6
High School Graduate 34.7 35.5 10.4 10.9 5.6 6.0
Some College 42.2 41.3 12.6 11.8 6.2 5.8
College Graduate 45.0 44.1 10.1 9.7 4.5 4.4
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 44.2 43.4 12.6 11.9 6.4 5.9
Part-Time 34.4 36.6 11.0 11.2 5.5 5.2
Unemployed 39.6 41.6 17.4 18.3 9.8 10.0
Other1 28.8 29.6 5.8 6.5 2.8a 3.6
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Table 2.37A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 205,404b 208,545 165,071a 168,141 128,974 130,621
AGE            
12-17 9,540 9,383 7,668 7,465 3,635 3,624
18-25 28,187b 28,810 25,701b 26,456 20,148b 20,767
26 or Older 167,676b 170,352 131,702a 134,220 105,191 106,230
GENDER            
Male 103,887a 104,908 84,960 86,393 69,989 70,455
Female 101,517b 103,637 80,111 81,748 58,986 60,166
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 179,512a 181,628 144,528a 146,850 113,836 115,624
White 146,581a 148,139 119,200 120,861 95,290 96,292
Black or African American 22,122 22,467 16,810 17,307 12,374 12,871
American Indian or Alaska Native 843 973 599 644 469 454
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 663 * * * *
Asian 6,931 6,967 5,639 5,594 3,991 4,146
Two or More Races 2,477 2,420 1,830 1,871 1,432 1,407
Hispanic or Latino 25,891a 26,917 20,543 21,290 15,138 14,997
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Table 2.37B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 82.2 82.8 66.1 66.8 51.6 51.9
AGE            
12-17 38.3 38.1 30.8 30.3 14.6 14.7
18-25 85.6 85.8 78.0 78.8 61.2 61.8
26 or Older 87.3 88.0 68.6 69.3 54.8 54.9
GENDER            
Male 85.7 85.8 70.1 70.6 57.7 57.6
Female 79.0 80.0 62.3 63.1 45.9 46.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 83.6 84.1 67.3 68.0 53.0 53.6
White 86.5 87.3 70.4 71.2 56.2 56.7
Black or African American 74.8 74.7 56.9 57.6 41.9 42.8
American Indian or Alaska Native 77.8 79.5 55.3 52.6 43.3 37.1
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 81.6 * * * *
Asian 64.3 63.2 52.3 50.7 37.0 37.6
Two or More Races 82.2 81.9 60.7 63.3 47.5 47.6
Hispanic or Latino 73.8 74.9 58.6 59.2 43.2 41.7
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Table 2.38A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 9,540 9,383 7,668 7,465 3,635 3,624
GENDER            
Male 4,781 4,903 3,762 3,842 1,810 1,903
Female 4,759a 4,480 3,906b 3,623 1,825 1,721
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,682a 7,359 6,203a 5,906 2,935 2,895
White 5,839 5,558 4,859 4,605 2,397 2,314
Black or African American 1,302 1,247 963 896 382 392
American Indian or Alaska Native 64 58 57 41 23 16
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 243 242 150 171 55 65
Two or More Races 198 216 153 161 68 88
Hispanic or Latino 1,858a 2,024 1,465 1,559 700 729
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 2,892 2,854 2,380 2,322 1,186 1,199
Female, White, Not Hispanic 2,948a 2,704 2,479 2,283 1,211 1,115
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 659 635 454 454 184 200
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 643 612 509 442 198 192
Male, Hispanic 973a 1,130 756 866 374 402
Female, Hispanic 884 894 709 693 326 327
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Table 2.38B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 38.3 38.1 30.8 30.3 14.6 14.7
GENDER            
Male 37.6 39.0 29.6 30.6 14.2 15.1
Female 39.1a 37.2 32.1a 30.1 15.0 14.3
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 38.1 37.2 30.8 29.8 14.6 14.6
White 39.8 38.7 33.1 32.0 16.3 16.1
Black or African American 34.5 33.7 25.5 24.2 10.1 10.6
American Indian or Alaska Native 46.6 44.5 41.7 31.3 17.2 11.9
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 25.2 24.5 15.5 17.3 5.7 6.5
Two or More Races 39.4 41.0 30.3 30.6 13.6 16.7
Hispanic or Latino 39.3 42.1 31.0 32.4 14.8 15.2
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 38.4 38.8 31.6 31.6 15.8 16.3
Female, White, Not Hispanic 41.2a 38.5 34.6 32.5 16.9 15.9
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 34.7 34.2 23.9 24.4 9.7 10.7
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 34.3 33.2 27.1 24.0 10.6 10.4
Male, Hispanic 40.3a 45.9 31.3 35.2 15.5 16.3
Female, Hispanic 38.3 38.1 30.7 29.5 14.1 13.9
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Table 2.39A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 28,187b 28,810 25,701b 26,456 20,148b 20,767
GENDER            
Male 14,195b 14,632 13,048b 13,638 10,660b 11,135
Female 13,992 14,179 12,653 12,818 9,489 9,632
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 23,461a 23,799 21,596b 22,058 17,164a 17,552
White 18,105 18,208 16,875 17,077 13,740 13,869
Black or African American 3,626 3,796 3,145 3,350 2,293 2,461
American Indian or Alaska Native 153 181 124 153 86 113
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1,123 1,140 1,038 1,051 724 757
Two or More Races 360 388 330 349 266 291
Hispanic or Latino 4,727b 5,011 4,105b 4,398 2,984a 3,216
EDUCATION            
< High School 4,567 4,730 3,868 4,074 2,757 2,819
High School Graduate 9,662 9,755 8,623 8,802 6,391 6,614
Some College 9,631 9,921 9,054 9,320 7,306 7,561
College Graduate 4,327 4,404 4,156 4,260 3,695 3,773
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 13,481b 11,217 12,484b 10,462 10,196b 8,550
Part-Time 7,218b 8,098 6,659b 7,472 5,119b 5,774
Unemployed 2,556b 3,780 2,315b 3,437 1,767b 2,591
Other1 4,933b 5,716 4,243b 5,085 3,067b 3,853
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Table 2.39B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 85.6 85.8 78.0 78.8 61.2 61.8
GENDER            
Male 85.7 86.6 78.8b 80.8 64.3 65.9
Female 85.5 84.9 77.3 76.8 58.0 57.7
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 86.4 86.7 79.6 80.4 63.2 63.9
White 89.2 89.4 83.1 83.9 67.7 68.1
Black or African American 78.0 78.9 67.7 69.6 49.3 51.2
American Indian or Alaska Native 89.0a 78.4 71.9 66.5 49.9 48.9
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 75.2 75.2 69.5 69.3 48.5 49.9
Two or More Races 87.6 90.4 80.3 81.4 64.8 67.9
Hispanic or Latino 81.6 81.7 70.8 71.7 51.5 52.5
EDUCATION            
< High School 77.6 77.8 65.7 67.0 46.8 46.4
High School Graduate 83.1 83.1 74.2 75.0 55.0 56.4
Some College 88.8 89.8 83.4 84.3 67.3 68.4
College Graduate 94.5 93.4 90.7 90.3 80.7 80.0
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 90.0 90.7 83.3 84.6 68.1 69.1
Part-Time 84.4a 86.5 77.9 79.8 59.8 61.6
Unemployed 83.6 83.0 75.7 75.4 57.8 56.9
Other1 77.7 78.5 66.9a 69.8 48.3b 52.9
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Table 2.40A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 167,676b 170,352 131,702a 134,220 105,191 106,230
GENDER            
Male 84,911 85,374 68,149 68,913 57,519 57,418
Female 82,766b 84,978 63,553 65,307 47,671 48,812
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 148,370b 150,470 116,729 118,887 93,737 95,177
White 122,637 124,373 97,466 99,179 79,153 80,109
Black or African American 17,194 17,424 12,701 13,061 9,699 10,018
American Indian or Alaska Native * 734 * 450 * 326
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 5,565 5,585 4,450 4,372 3,212 3,325
Two or More Races 1,918 1,816 1,348 1,361 1,097 1,027
Hispanic or Latino 19,307 19,882 14,973 15,333 11,453 11,053
EDUCATION            
< High School 21,269 21,173 13,621 13,176 10,122 9,370
High School Graduate 50,593 50,947 38,106 38,275 29,207 28,756
Some College 42,497 42,905 34,508 34,545 27,118 27,550
College Graduate 53,318 55,327 45,468 48,223 38,744 40,554
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 98,075a 94,355 82,028 79,485 66,813 64,737
Part-Time 18,983 20,157 15,234 16,283 12,201 12,797
Unemployed 5,168b 9,147 4,197b 7,470 3,216b 5,999
Other1 45,450 46,692 30,243 30,982 22,961 22,697
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Table 2.40B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 87.3 88.0 68.6 69.3 54.8 54.9
GENDER            
Male 92.3 92.0 74.1 74.2 62.5 61.8
Female 82.8a 84.3 63.6 64.8 47.7 48.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 88.6 89.2 69.7 70.5 56.0 56.4
White 91.2 92.1 72.5 73.4 58.9 59.3
Black or African American 81.4 80.8 60.1 60.6 45.9 46.5
American Indian or Alaska Native * 85.0 * 52.1 * 37.8
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 66.9 65.5 53.5 51.3 38.6 39.0
Two or More Races 91.4 90.8 64.2 68.1 52.3 51.4
Hispanic or Latino 78.7 79.5 61.0 61.3 46.7 44.2
EDUCATION            
< High School 72.9 74.1 46.7 46.1 34.7 32.8
High School Graduate 86.4 87.3 65.1 65.6 49.9 49.3
Some College 91.7 92.0 74.4 74.0 58.5 59.1
College Graduate 92.1 92.1 78.5 80.3 66.9 67.5
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 91.4 92.1 76.5 77.6 62.3 63.2
Part-Time 87.6 89.9 70.3 72.7 56.3 57.1
Unemployed 87.2 89.8 70.9 73.3 54.3 58.9
Other1 79.6 79.6 52.9 52.8 40.2 38.7
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Table 2.41A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 195,864b 199,162 157,403a 160,676 125,339 126,997
GENDER            
Male 99,106 100,005 81,198 82,551 68,179 68,553
Female 96,758b 99,157 76,206a 78,125 57,160 58,445
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 171,830b 174,269 138,325a 140,945 110,901 112,729
White 140,741 142,581 114,341 116,256 92,893 93,978
Black or African American 20,820 21,220 15,846 16,411 11,992 12,479
American Indian or Alaska Native 780 915 542 603 445 439
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 6,688 6,724 5,489 5,423 3,936 4,082
Two or More Races 2,278 2,204 1,678 1,710 1,364 1,319
Hispanic or Latino 24,034a 24,893 19,078 19,732 14,438 14,268
EDUCATION            
< High School 25,835 25,903 17,489 17,251 12,879 12,189
High School Graduate 60,255 60,703 46,729 47,077 35,597 35,371
Some College 52,128 52,826 43,561 43,865 34,424 35,111
College Graduate 57,645 59,731 49,624 52,484 42,439 44,327
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 111,556b 105,572 94,512b 89,947 77,009a 73,287
Part-Time 26,201a 28,255 21,893a 23,756 17,319 18,571
Unemployed 7,724b 12,927 6,512b 10,907 4,983b 8,590
Other1 50,383 52,408 34,486 36,067 26,028 26,550
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Table 2.41B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
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, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 87.1 87.7 70.0 70.7 55.7 55.9
GENDER            
Male 91.3 91.1 74.8 75.2 62.8 62.5
Female 83.1a 84.4 65.5 66.5 49.1 49.7
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 88.3 88.9 71.1 71.9 57.0 57.5
White 91.0a 91.7 73.9 74.8 60.0 60.5
Black or African American 80.8 80.5 61.5 62.3 46.5 47.3
American Indian or Alaska Native 82.3 83.6 57.2 55.2 47.0 40.1
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 68.2 67.0 55.9 54.0 40.1 40.7
Two or More Races 90.8 90.8 66.8 70.4 54.3 54.3
Hispanic or Latino 79.2 79.9 62.9 63.4 47.6 45.8
EDUCATION            
< High School 73.7 74.7 49.9 49.8 36.8 35.2
High School Graduate 85.9 86.6 66.6 67.2 50.7 50.5
Some College 91.1 91.5 76.1 76.0 60.2 60.8
College Graduate 92.2 92.2 79.4 81.0 67.9 68.4
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 91.3 92.0 77.3 78.4 63.0 63.9
Part-Time 86.7a 88.9 72.4 74.8 57.3 58.4
Unemployed 86.0 87.7 72.5 74.0 55.5 58.3
Other1 79.4 79.5 54.3 54.7 41.0 40.3
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Table 2.42A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2008)
Alcohol Use
(2009)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2009)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 128,974 130,621 58,096 59,561 17,292 17,129
AGE            
12-17 3,635 3,624 2,189 2,175 491 517
18-25 20,148b 20,767 13,510a 13,998 4,761 4,612
26 or Older 105,191 106,230 42,397 43,388 12,040 12,000
GENDER            
Male 69,989 70,455 38,292 38,654 12,882 12,604
Female 58,986 60,166 19,805 20,908 4,410 4,525
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 113,836 115,624 49,124 50,564 15,287 15,251
White 95,290 96,292 40,675 42,161 13,049 13,407
Black or African American 12,374 12,871 6,030 5,957 1,661 1,362
American Indian or Alaska Native 469 454 264 272 62 102
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * 31 29
Asian 3,991 4,146 1,282 1,225 260 163
Two or More Races 1,432 1,407 663 711 223 188
Hispanic or Latino 15,138 14,997 8,973 8,997 2,005 1,878
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Table 2.42B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2008 and 2009
Demographic Characteristic Alcohol Use
(2008)
Alcohol Use
(2009)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Binge
Alcohol Use
(2009)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2008)
Heavy
Alcohol Use
(2009)
*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.
a Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2009 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 51.6 51.9 23.3 23.7 6.9 6.8
AGE            
12-17 14.6 14.7 8.8 8.8 2.0 2.1
18-25 61.2 61.8 41.0 41.7 14.5 13.7
26 or Older 54.8 54.9 22.1 22.4 6.3 6.2
GENDER            
Male 57.7 57.6 31.6 31.6 10.6 10.3
Female 45.9 46.5 15.4 16.1 3.4 3.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 53.0 53.6 22.9 23.4 7.1 7.1
White 56.2 56.7 24.0 24.8 7.7 7.9
Black or African American 41.9 42.8 20.4 19.8 5.6 4.5
American Indian or Alaska Native 43.3 37.1 24.4 22.2 5.7 8.3
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * 3.5 3.6
Asian 37.0 37.6 11.9 11.1 2.4 1.5
Two or More Races 47.5 47.6 22.0 24.1 7.4 6.4
Hispanic or Latino 43.2 41.7 25.6 25.0 5.7 5.2

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