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Table 2.1C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 856 891 919 863 866 825
Cigarettes 870 909 857 836 806 789
Smokeless Tobacco 705 680 345 331 310 289
Cigars 850 884 492 499 364 358
Pipe Tobacco2 717 703 -- -- 147 151
ALCOHOL 706 670 955 907 981 957
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 733 785
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 412 406
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Table 2.1D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.34 0.35 0.37 0.34 0.35 0.33
Cigarettes 0.35 0.36 0.34 0.33 0.32 0.31
Smokeless Tobacco 0.28 0.27 0.14 0.13 0.12 0.11
Cigars 0.34 0.35 0.20 0.20 0.15 0.14
Pipe Tobacco2 0.29 0.28 -- -- 0.06 0.06
ALCOHOL 0.28 0.27 0.38 0.36 0.39 0.38
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.29 0.31
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.16 0.16
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Table 2.1P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.3253   0.1651   0.1429  
Cigarettes 0.3434   0.2358   0.1510  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.1158   0.6503   0.6513  
Cigars 0.9590   0.8849   0.9409  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.0941   --   0.3625  
ALCOHOL 0.1168   0.1741   0.6407  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.3429  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.5837  
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Table 2.2C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or 13: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 39 40 29 32 20 19
Cigarettes 34 33 26 27 18 14
Smokeless Tobacco 17 19 12 15 7 9
Cigars 21 24 16 18 9 12
Pipe Tobacco2 10 11 -- -- 7 6
ALCOHOL 46 47 39 37 23 22
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 16 17
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 6 5
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Table 2.2D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or 13: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.48 0.49 0.36 0.40 0.26 0.25
Cigarettes 0.42 0.41 0.33 0.34 0.23 0.18
Smokeless Tobacco 0.22 0.26 0.15 0.20 0.09 0.12
Cigars 0.26 0.30 0.21 0.23 0.12 0.15
Pipe Tobacco2 0.13 0.15 -- -- 0.09 0.07
ALCOHOL 0.54 0.54 0.48 0.46 0.29 0.28
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.20 0.22
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.08 0.06
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Table 2.2P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or 13: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.8774   0.4518   0.5207  
Cigarettes 0.3060   0.8886   0.0205  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.4358   0.5699   0.4595  
Cigars 0.1756   0.3096   0.5699  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.2401   --   0.9363  
ALCOHOL 0.9409   0.7706   0.7908  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.7389  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.9434  
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Table 2.3C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 14 or 15: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 68 64 54 55 38 40
Cigarettes 60 57 46 48 33 34
Smokeless Tobacco 33 32 28 25 17 18
Cigars 43 44 34 38 22 23
Pipe Tobacco2 17 19 -- -- 11 13
ALCOHOL 83 86 73 74 46 46
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 32 32
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 12 14
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Table 2.3D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 14 or 15: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.66 0.64 0.57 0.57 0.42 0.44
Cigarettes 0.61 0.59 0.50 0.52 0.37 0.38
Smokeless Tobacco 0.37 0.36 0.32 0.29 0.20 0.20
Cigars 0.47 0.46 0.38 0.42 0.25 0.26
Pipe Tobacco2 0.20 0.22 -- -- 0.13 0.15
ALCOHOL 0.75 0.74 0.70 0.68 0.50 0.50
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.35 0.36
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.14 0.17
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Table 2.3P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 14 or 15: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.6426   0.3748   0.8874  
Cigarettes 0.4681   0.3615   0.7908  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.3496   0.3683   0.5791  
Cigars 0.3449   0.0825   0.9699  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.6234   --   0.6448  
ALCOHOL 0.6156   0.4542   0.9282  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.8879  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.1865  
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Table 2.4C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 16 or 17: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 87 87 74 74 57 59
Cigarettes 82 80 65 64 50 53
Smokeless Tobacco 43 48 35 38 24 24
Cigars 63 58 51 48 33 32
Pipe Tobacco2 26 28 -- -- 11 16
ALCOHOL 103 105 91 93 67 67
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 51 53
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 27 26
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Table 2.4D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 16 or 17: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.78 0.75 0.71 0.70 0.60 0.60
Cigarettes 0.75 0.74 0.66 0.64 0.54 0.56
Smokeless Tobacco 0.48 0.51 0.39 0.42 0.27 0.27
Cigars 0.63 0.62 0.53 0.52 0.37 0.36
Pipe Tobacco2 0.30 0.31 -- -- 0.13 0.18
ALCOHOL 0.75 0.75 0.74 0.74 0.68 0.64
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.54 0.55
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.31 0.29
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Table 2.4P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 16 or 17: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.5768   0.9515   0.5278  
Cigarettes 0.2503   0.4447   0.8968  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.0605   0.0678   0.7322  
Cigars 0.1912   0.9788   0.4292  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.2154   --   0.0113  
ALCOHOL 0.5435   0.3479   0.9158  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.8485  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.8960  
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Table 2.5C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 20: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 186 193 161 171 127 137
Cigarettes 167 175 138 152 114 124
Smokeless Tobacco 87 98 62 74 45 51
Cigars 136 141 110 117 70 74
Pipe Tobacco2 56 51 -- -- 25 24
ALCOHOL 224 233 213 219 170 187
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 138 156
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 77 86
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Table 2.5D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 20: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.74 0.67 0.75 0.73 0.70 0.72
Cigarettes 0.74 0.71 0.70 0.74 0.68 0.71
Smokeless Tobacco 0.57 0.59 0.42 0.48 0.33 0.34
Cigars 0.72 0.66 0.63 0.61 0.47 0.46
Pipe Tobacco2 0.39 0.36 -- -- 0.19 0.18
ALCOHOL 0.65 0.63 0.72 0.68 0.76 0.82
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.72 0.81
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.50 0.56
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Table 2.5P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 20: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.0758   0.3616   0.6262  
Cigarettes 0.0721   0.6404   0.6293  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.4351   0.0436   0.0345  
Cigars 0.5477   0.9011   0.5975  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.1169   --   0.7114  
ALCOHOL 0.7453   0.4943   0.3516  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.3099  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.1396  
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Table 2.6C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 to 25: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 265 278 208 215 170 193
Cigarettes 247 261 186 197 153 168
Smokeless Tobacco 122 128 67 77 51 60
Cigars 187 209 114 133 77 84
Pipe Tobacco2 65 85 -- -- 22 32
ALCOHOL 312 321 299 312 262 283
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 201 213
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 109 107
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Table 2.6D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 to 25: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.55 0.54 0.62 0.60 0.59 0.62
Cigarettes 0.57 0.57 0.60 0.63 0.57 0.59
Smokeless Tobacco 0.49 0.50 0.32 0.34 0.25 0.28
Cigars 0.58 0.62 0.46 0.51 0.35 0.37
Pipe Tobacco2 0.31 0.37 -- -- 0.11 0.16
ALCOHOL 0.39 0.39 0.47 0.48 0.56 0.60
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.63 0.66
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.45 0.45
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Table 2.6P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 to 25: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.7683   0.3526   0.3571  
Cigarettes 0.5852   0.3745   0.4688  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.3657   0.0302   0.1175  
Cigars 0.2905   0.3092   0.3739  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.1006   --   0.0008  
ALCOHOL 0.5938   0.1434   0.4261  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.5552  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.3940  
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Table 2.7C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 to 34: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 268 268 314 314 297 307
Cigarettes 276 288 307 301 290 287
Smokeless Tobacco 236 247 141 161 126 137
Cigars 292 298 207 220 158 158
Pipe Tobacco2 162 171 -- -- 51 71
ALCOHOL 182 180 258 247 302 294
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 290 285
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 187 175
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Table 2.7D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 to 34: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.75 0.74 0.88 0.87 0.83 0.85
Cigarettes 0.77 0.79 0.86 0.83 0.81 0.79
Smokeless Tobacco 0.66 0.68 0.40 0.44 0.35 0.38
Cigars 0.82 0.82 0.58 0.61 0.44 0.43
Pipe Tobacco2 0.45 0.47 -- -- 0.14 0.20
ALCOHOL 0.51 0.50 0.72 0.68 0.85 0.81
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.81 0.79
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.52 0.48
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Table 2.7P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 to 34: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.1512   0.5480   0.2748  
Cigarettes 0.3200   0.9451   0.7131  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.5381   0.5742   0.9777  
Cigars 0.0361   0.4248   0.7417  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.9602   --   0.2431  
ALCOHOL 0.5366   0.4889   0.5023  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.9157  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.5065  
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Table 2.8C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 35 or Older: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 773 772 824 700 802 684
Cigarettes 789 793 750 676 729 655
Smokeless Tobacco 648 607 289 249 271 233
Cigars 779 795 417 377 320 293
Pipe Tobacco2 662 656 -- -- 132 122
ALCOHOL 633 598 879 846 897 869
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 613 678
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 350 332
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Table 2.8D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 35 or Older: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.49 0.49 0.53 0.44 0.51 0.43
Cigarettes 0.50 0.50 0.48 0.43 0.47 0.42
Smokeless Tobacco 0.41 0.39 0.18 0.16 0.17 0.15
Cigars 0.50 0.51 0.27 0.24 0.20 0.19
Pipe Tobacco2 0.42 0.42 -- -- 0.08 0.08
ALCOHOL 0.40 0.38 0.56 0.54 0.57 0.55
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.39 0.43
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.22 0.21
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Table 2.8P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 35 or Older: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.1173   0.0294   0.0150  
Cigarettes 0.1953   0.0990   0.0445  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.0541   0.3175   0.1780  
Cigars 0.3274   0.3792   0.7051  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.0535   --   0.6393  
ALCOHOL 0.2125   0.3551   0.8842  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.4936  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.9835  
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Table 2.9C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males Aged 12 or Older: Standard Errors of 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.
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 515 523 672 627 627 598
Cigarettes 557 586 605 598 564 561
Smokeless Tobacco 596 594 323 316 294 282
Cigars 647 646 440 448 332 333
Pipe Tobacco2 643 628 -- -- 132 143
ALCOHOL 374 393 592 571 632 650
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 585 605
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 355 349
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Table 2.9D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males Aged 12 or Older: Standard Errors of 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.
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 0.42 0.43 0.55 0.51 0.52 0.49
Cigarettes 0.46 0.48 0.50 0.49 0.46 0.46
Smokeless Tobacco 0.49 0.49 0.27 0.26 0.24 0.23
Cigars 0.53 0.53 0.36 0.37 0.27 0.27
Pipe Tobacco2 0.53 0.51 -- -- 0.11 0.12
ALCOHOL 0.31 0.32 0.49 0.47 0.52 0.53
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.48 0.49
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.29 0.29
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Table 2.9P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males Aged 12 or Older: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.3095   0.1591   0.1172  
Cigarettes 0.5575   0.2280   0.1017  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.0823   0.5052   0.7281  
Cigars 0.3825   0.5853   0.5087  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.0928   --   0.1602  
ALCOHOL 0.7892   0.3745   0.8814  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.9646  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.4251  
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Table 2.10C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females Aged 12 or Older: Standard Errors of 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.
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 658 652 585 520 556 501
Cigarettes 665 653 579 512 551 493
Smokeless Tobacco 297 249 101 73 75 51
Cigars 446 477 191 203 114 129
Pipe Tobacco2 251 232 -- -- 55 37
ALCOHOL 547 521 671 664 670 683
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 396 441
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 193 192
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Table 2.10D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females Aged 12 or Older: Standard Errors of 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.
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 0.51 0.50 0.46 0.40 0.43 0.39
Cigarettes 0.52 0.50 0.45 0.39 0.43 0.38
Smokeless Tobacco 0.23 0.19 0.08 0.06 0.06 0.04
Cigars 0.35 0.37 0.15 0.16 0.09 0.10
Pipe Tobacco2 0.19 0.18 -- -- 0.04 0.03
ALCOHOL 0.43 0.40 0.52 0.51 0.52 0.53
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.31 0.34
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.15 0.15
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Table 2.10P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females Aged 12 or Older: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Substance Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1 0.5940   0.5638   0.5905  
Cigarettes 0.4369   0.6048   0.6596  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.8571   0.4907   0.5687  
Cigars 0.2167   0.1141   0.0417  
Pipe Tobacco2 0.5611   --   0.2412  
ALCOHOL 0.0737   0.2787   0.4338  
Binge Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.1033  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 --   --   0.7654  
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Table 2.11C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 856 891 919 863 866 825
12 22 23 15 18 12 9
13 31 32 25 25 17 17
14 41 41 31 35 21 24
15 51 48 41 41 30 31
16 55 59 46 48 34 37
17 64 65 55 56 45 45
18 95 96 85 87 71 73
19 98 101 85 92 66 72
20 90 99 77 85 66 73
21 95 111 80 92 69 81
22 94 108 77 89 69 77
23 104 96 81 80 67 71
24 90 97 70 76 62 67
25 89 84 73 69 67 62
26-29 397 384 304 296 270 273
30-34 381 415 275 305 244 279
35-39 450 405 283 267 267 242
40-44 466 456 307 280 287 256
45-49 465 441 305 278 292 262
50-54 634 620 449 402 422 382
55-59 584 580 336 323 309 308
60-64 547 480 288 266 272 257
65 or Older 460 450 336 312 328 283
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Table 2.11D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.34 0.35 0.37 0.34 0.35 0.33
12 0.54 0.58 0.39 0.48 0.30 0.24
13 0.74 0.78 0.59 0.62 0.41 0.43
14 0.87 0.85 0.70 0.75 0.50 0.55
15 0.97 0.92 0.85 0.81 0.66 0.65
16 1.04 1.08 0.93 0.94 0.74 0.80
17 1.12 1.08 1.03 1.02 0.92 0.87
18 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.12 1.12 1.09
19 1.28 1.12 1.28 1.20 1.18 1.20
20 1.23 1.14 1.27 1.30 1.22 1.32
21 1.21 1.18 1.28 1.35 1.26 1.34
22 1.18 1.14 1.28 1.21 1.28 1.25
23 1.27 1.12 1.28 1.26 1.26 1.26
24 1.07 1.11 1.26 1.28 1.25 1.24
25 1.15 1.23 1.36 1.38 1.37 1.31
26-29 1.07 1.12 1.27 1.30 1.19 1.25
30-34 1.03 0.93 1.14 1.13 1.08 1.11
35-39 1.08 1.08 1.12 1.08 1.07 1.03
40-44 1.09 0.99 1.16 1.11 1.12 1.05
45-49 0.93 0.94 1.09 1.00 1.08 0.98
50-54 1.46 1.42 1.71 1.48 1.68 1.41
55-59 1.41 1.49 1.61 1.46 1.53 1.40
60-64 1.67 1.55 1.66 1.53 1.60 1.50
65 or Older 1.23 1.18 0.90 0.82 0.88 0.75
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Table 2.11P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.3253   0.1651   0.1429  
12 0.6365   0.6539   0.1048  
13 0.9466   0.5614   0.8350  
14 0.5979   0.3402   0.6534  
15 0.8840   0.6984   0.8778  
16 0.9233   0.9100   0.7971  
17 0.4554   0.9432   0.3538  
18 0.0181   0.2044   0.7939  
19 0.3147   0.7601   0.9615  
20 0.7135   0.9911   0.5362  
21 0.8806   0.7835   0.4944  
22 0.0449   0.0231   0.1907  
23 0.6142   0.7992   0.3751  
24 0.7966   0.6217   0.5372  
25 0.1259   0.5851   0.9959  
26-29 0.8933   0.4265   0.7619  
30-34 0.0259   0.0750   0.0492  
35-39 0.9223   0.7219   0.7256  
40-44 0.7143   0.3493   0.2709  
45-49 0.3114   0.0357   0.0090  
50-54 0.2965   0.1557   0.6165  
55-59 0.3208   0.7990   0.9402  
60-64 0.2499   0.7874   0.8302  
65 or Older 0.9759   0.5205   0.1130  
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Table 2.12C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 870 909 857 836 806 789
12 18 20 13 17 10 5
13 28 25 22 20 16 13
14 34 37 26 31 18 21
15 48 44 37 36 27 27
16 52 52 41 43 31 33
17 61 60 49 48 40 40
18 86 88 75 77 62 65
19 91 91 76 81 61 66
20 85 92 70 79 61 68
21 87 106 73 85 65 74
22 89 103 73 78 64 68
23 99 91 72 74 60 64
24 85 92 64 69 58 63
25 86 80 68 64 62 57
26-29 381 368 283 269 256 247
30-34 361 400 251 276 228 250
35-39 434 378 256 239 245 222
40-44 443 449 275 242 261 228
45-49 455 429 271 261 260 245
50-54 611 606 400 356 379 346
55-59 570 567 289 304 280 290
60-64 543 477 260 235 243 225
65 or Older 474 474 306 282 295 259
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Table 2.12D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.35 0.36 0.34 0.33 0.32 0.31
12 0.46 0.53 0.32 0.43 0.25 0.13
13 0.67 0.63 0.55 0.51 0.39 0.33
14 0.75 0.79 0.60 0.68 0.43 0.49
15 0.94 0.86 0.76 0.74 0.60 0.58
16 1.00 1.02 0.86 0.88 0.67 0.72
17 1.11 1.06 0.97 0.92 0.85 0.82
18 1.16 1.15 1.14 1.09 1.07 1.03
19 1.32 1.21 1.21 1.27 1.14 1.18
20 1.33 1.25 1.27 1.32 1.19 1.28
21 1.33 1.27 1.30 1.36 1.22 1.31
22 1.23 1.20 1.27 1.24 1.23 1.25
23 1.31 1.17 1.24 1.27 1.21 1.22
24 1.14 1.15 1.28 1.26 1.24 1.20
25 1.20 1.27 1.33 1.35 1.29 1.26
26-29 1.10 1.21 1.25 1.26 1.19 1.19
30-34 1.04 1.01 1.11 1.10 1.05 1.06
35-39 1.14 1.11 1.07 1.03 1.03 0.99
40-44 1.12 1.05 1.10 1.00 1.06 0.96
45-49 0.99 1.04 1.03 0.99 1.01 0.95
50-54 1.57 1.48 1.59 1.37 1.54 1.35
55-59 1.49 1.57 1.45 1.40 1.41 1.36
60-64 1.74 1.61 1.56 1.40 1.48 1.36
65 or Older 1.27 1.25 0.82 0.74 0.79 0.68
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Table 2.12P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Age Category Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.3434   0.2358   0.1510  
12 0.9637   0.5717   0.0148  
13 0.1853   0.5390   0.1682  
14 0.9303   0.0708   0.4273  
15 0.3975   0.7638   0.3653  
16 0.4610   0.6588   0.8012  
17 0.3432   0.4835   0.7844  
18 0.0691   0.3903   0.5852  
19 0.1451   0.6050   0.8630  
20 0.8359   0.5648   0.8226  
21 0.6440   0.8232   0.5266  
22 0.0244   0.3523   0.4941  
23 0.8639   0.5791   0.3872  
24 0.8570   0.4027   0.4269  
25 0.1240   0.6084   0.9877  
26-29 0.4708   0.2810   0.6847  
30-34 0.0281   0.2639   0.2983  
35-39 0.7524   0.8004   0.7618  
40-44 0.5124   0.1541   0.1119  
45-49 0.1902   0.2333   0.1049  
50-54 0.6514   0.1653   0.5270  
55-59 0.2388   0.3709   0.6016  
60-64 0.3935   0.7560   0.9082  
65 or Older 0.6428   0.5270   0.1870  
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Table 2.13C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 705 680 345 331 310 289
12 9 8 6 6 3 3
13 14 17 11 14 6 8
14 21 22 17 16 9 12
15 24 22 20 19 14 13
16 28 31 23 24 15 15
17 32 36 26 30 18 18
18 47 47 38 38 28 26
19 47 57 33 42 24 29
20 45 48 32 36 22 27
21 48 54 26 34 19 25
22 44 57 25 38 20 30
23 52 44 28 29 23 22
24 44 44 25 26 21 20
25 43 46 27 26 19 24
26-29 194 193 103 118 87 90
30-34 181 213 102 115 93 105
35-39 231 239 103 105 94 93
40-44 234 241 108 114 98 106
45-49 234 206 95 75 90 66
50-54 287 289 149 115 135 113
55-59 251 228 80 74 78 65
60-64 216 200 66 88 66 83
65 or Older 338 280 116 99 113 87
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Table 2.13D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.28 0.27 0.14 0.13 0.12 0.11
12 0.24 0.23 0.15 0.16 0.09 0.09
13 0.34 0.43 0.27 0.36 0.15 0.22
14 0.49 0.51 0.40 0.37 0.21 0.27
15 0.55 0.50 0.47 0.43 0.32 0.30
16 0.62 0.67 0.52 0.54 0.34 0.36
17 0.69 0.76 0.58 0.65 0.41 0.40
18 0.86 0.86 0.72 0.72 0.55 0.52
19 0.95 1.06 0.71 0.81 0.52 0.58
20 1.01 1.01 0.75 0.81 0.55 0.62
21 1.01 1.05 0.61 0.73 0.45 0.58
22 1.00 1.13 0.60 0.86 0.50 0.69
23 1.04 0.98 0.66 0.66 0.54 0.52
24 1.01 0.96 0.65 0.63 0.53 0.49
25 1.01 1.14 0.67 0.70 0.50 0.63
26-29 0.98 1.01 0.58 0.67 0.50 0.52
30-34 0.85 0.92 0.53 0.56 0.48 0.51
35-39 0.98 1.00 0.49 0.52 0.45 0.46
40-44 0.96 0.99 0.49 0.54 0.45 0.50
45-49 0.89 0.84 0.41 0.33 0.39 0.29
50-54 1.26 1.19 0.67 0.51 0.61 0.50
55-59 1.29 1.14 0.45 0.40 0.44 0.35
60-64 1.28 1.18 0.43 0.56 0.43 0.53
65 or Older 0.91 0.74 0.31 0.26 0.30 0.23
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Table 2.13P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Age Category Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.1158   0.6503   0.6513  
12 0.6879   0.6674   0.9900  
13 0.5001   0.6801   0.4244  
14 0.5726   0.6459   0.1187  
15 0.4565   0.4067   0.6036  
16 0.5252   0.5043   0.6646  
17 0.0515   0.0679   0.4417  
18 0.8094   0.3698   0.4712  
19 0.6306   0.2966   0.2060  
20 0.5158   0.0933   0.0641  
21 0.6559   0.0868   0.1389  
22 0.0079   0.0193   0.1746  
23 0.5403   0.1349   0.4525  
24 0.2237   0.5543   0.1921  
25 0.4358   0.9099   0.1977  
26-29 0.0189   0.8800   0.4482  
30-34 0.1593   0.5187   0.5299  
35-39 0.7211   0.9559   0.6925  
40-44 0.5742   0.3649   0.2277  
45-49 0.1937   0.4615   0.1976  
50-54 0.9095   0.4849   0.8946  
55-59 0.1184   0.3889   0.2339  
60-64 0.7187   0.8470   0.8262  
65 or Older 0.1648   0.2671   0.0946  
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Table 2.14C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 850 884 492 499 364 358
12 11 11 8 9 5 6
13 17 21 14 16 8 10
14 26 25 19 21 12 13
15 33 35 28 30 18 18
16 37 39 32 31 20 22
17 49 43 38 37 27 25
18 73 72 62 64 43 43
19 68 76 56 65 37 38
20 69 76 52 59 36 42
21 72 80 48 61 32 38
22 67 81 48 56 33 38
23 78 75 49 47 32 32
24 68 73 42 47 30 30
25 68 66 42 41 31 29
26-29 305 296 180 170 120 101
30-34 283 300 147 167 112 126
35-39 302 300 142 143 108 106
40-44 327 304 161 141 124 102
45-49 338 297 157 136 117 104
50-54 424 438 214 203 165 155
55-59 403 395 176 176 105 125
60-64 373 316 140 131 102 108
65 or Older 404 433 127 131 87 88
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Table 2.14D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.34 0.35 0.20 0.20 0.15 0.14
12 0.29 0.30 0.21 0.23 0.12 0.16
13 0.44 0.53 0.35 0.40 0.21 0.26
14 0.59 0.56 0.44 0.48 0.28 0.30
15 0.71 0.71 0.60 0.64 0.41 0.41
16 0.81 0.83 0.69 0.68 0.46 0.51
17 0.96 0.88 0.79 0.77 0.58 0.54
18 1.13 1.10 1.02 1.04 0.79 0.79
19 1.16 1.13 1.07 1.05 0.80 0.74
20 1.27 1.25 1.11 1.14 0.85 0.93
21 1.27 1.27 0.99 1.15 0.75 0.81
22 1.26 1.25 1.05 1.10 0.77 0.85
23 1.33 1.28 1.02 0.98 0.72 0.74
24 1.25 1.30 0.99 1.02 0.73 0.69
25 1.27 1.40 1.01 1.02 0.78 0.76
26-29 1.27 1.27 0.93 0.94 0.66 0.58
30-34 1.13 1.08 0.74 0.78 0.58 0.62
35-39 1.03 1.15 0.66 0.69 0.52 0.52
40-44 1.20 1.12 0.72 0.66 0.57 0.48
45-49 1.09 1.06 0.65 0.58 0.51 0.45
50-54 1.57 1.51 0.94 0.87 0.73 0.67
55-59 1.70 1.62 0.94 0.91 0.58 0.66
60-64 1.79 1.68 0.89 0.82 0.66 0.68
65 or Older 1.08 1.14 0.34 0.34 0.23 0.23
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Table 2.14P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Age Category Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.9590   0.8849   0.9409  
12 0.7046   0.8186   0.6770  
13 0.0825   0.3118   0.3761  
14 0.7363   0.6365   0.8468  
15 0.3686   0.0715   0.9387  
16 0.9117   0.8179   0.5092  
17 0.0772   0.9235   0.6794  
18 0.4618   0.8408   0.7853  
19 0.7945   0.7245   0.5181  
20 0.9474   0.7113   0.9956  
21 0.7732   0.1334   0.4675  
22 0.0106   0.2099   0.3028  
23 0.9633   0.8051   0.1865  
24 0.8613   0.6051   0.2580  
25 0.8727   0.6393   0.8787  
26-29 0.8975   0.7272   0.0937  
30-34 0.0041   0.0980   0.0489  
35-39 0.9806   0.9586   0.7506  
40-44 0.1267   0.5095   0.4842  
45-49 0.7397   0.1619   0.3406  
50-54 0.9374   0.6353   0.5647  
55-59 0.6518   0.8930   0.3848  
60-64 0.2363   0.9160   0.4447  
65 or Older 0.6099   0.4693   0.7437  
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Table 2.15C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 706 670 955 907 981 957
12 27 28 22 23 13 14
13 37 36 32 30 19 17
14 50 50 41 41 29 25
15 65 65 59 59 34 36
16 68 73 60 63 43 43
17 74 74 65 67 48 51
18 109 112 101 104 84 89
19 119 118 115 112 90 92
20 106 113 99 107 85 89
21 113 132 109 130 96 120
22 107 117 104 115 95 107
23 119 106 111 102 102 95
24 104 112 101 107 93 96
25 99 94 95 89 85 82
26-29 439 426 407 408 379 361
30-34 434 464 408 429 355 383
35-39 496 463 456 427 410 370
40-44 505 537 472 479 422 427
45-49 494 495 445 447 403 403
50-54 670 703 598 615 534 534
55-59 631 646 566 568 512 499
60-64 573 536 509 459 456 418
65 or Older 430 410 523 535 478 508
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Table 2.15D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.28 0.27 0.38 0.36 0.39 0.38
12 0.66 0.68 0.56 0.58 0.33 0.37
13 0.85 0.85 0.76 0.72 0.46 0.43
14 1.01 0.97 0.88 0.85 0.66 0.57
15 1.08 1.04 1.05 1.00 0.71 0.76
16 1.00 1.11 0.99 1.06 0.91 0.89
17 1.05 1.06 1.06 1.04 0.95 0.93
18 1.04 1.07 1.15 1.11 1.19 1.24
19 1.03 1.00 1.16 1.13 1.25 1.26
20 1.04 0.94 1.08 1.13 1.29 1.29
21 0.77 0.84 0.90 0.92 1.13 1.25
22 0.85 0.67 1.01 0.87 1.21 1.23
23 0.89 0.73 1.06 1.02 1.31 1.14
24 0.68 0.63 0.88 0.81 1.18 1.19
25 0.72 1.05 0.96 1.22 1.17 1.40
26-29 0.71 0.73 0.98 0.97 1.21 1.15
30-34 0.74 0.66 1.01 0.95 1.15 1.12
35-39 0.72 0.82 1.05 1.07 1.21 1.16
40-44 0.74 0.64 1.04 0.96 1.18 1.16
45-49 0.64 0.63 0.99 0.94 1.11 1.10
50-54 1.18 1.05 1.62 1.53 1.66 1.59
55-59 0.96 1.02 1.72 1.58 1.88 1.64
60-64 1.30 1.10 1.96 1.76 2.07 1.89
65 or Older 1.15 1.08 1.40 1.41 1.28 1.34
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Table 2.15P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Age Category Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.1168   0.1741   0.6407  
12 0.5554   0.3667   0.4959  
13 0.6465   0.8397   0.8285  
14 0.4110   0.5299   0.0419  
15 0.9835   0.6355   0.1520  
16 0.6353   0.2133   0.8377  
17 0.6462   0.8524   0.8794  
18 0.5252   0.5147   0.6268  
19 0.9381   0.8501   0.6634  
20 0.1914   0.5189   0.4929  
21 0.5574   0.1899   0.5822  
22 0.0492   0.0045   0.4953  
23 0.8306   0.7712   0.6898  
24 0.2096   0.6505   0.8835  
25 0.0360   0.3806   0.9424  
26-29 0.5498   0.8463   0.5526  
30-34 0.1537   0.2330   0.1034  
35-39 0.6032   0.6356   0.9742  
40-44 0.1791   0.4070   0.5984  
45-49 0.8247   0.3951   0.6425  
50-54 0.1144   0.5473   0.9878  
55-59 0.3949   0.6292   0.6899  
60-64 0.1827   0.9450   0.9968  
65 or Older 0.6573   0.8754   0.7293  
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Table 2.16C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 981 957 733 785 412 406
12 13 14 9 10 2 2
13 19 17 14 13 6 4
14 29 25 21 18 6 5
15 34 36 23 27 10 13
16 43 43 34 31 17 14
17 48 51 39 42 21 22
18 84 89 66 74 33 34
19 90 92 71 81 41 47
20 85 89 70 74 43 46
21 96 120 76 92 46 45
22 95 107 74 86 44 50
23 102 95 78 72 42 40
24 93 96 74 75 42 38
25 85 82 67 63 34 31
26-29 379 361 286 249 151 120
30-34 355 383 247 264 125 139
35-39 410 370 262 238 124 118
40-44 422 427 249 258 125 121
45-49 403 403 240 247 126 123
50-54 534 534 312 310 170 176
55-59 512 499 287 282 145 150
60-64 456 418 224 189 104 101
65 or Older 478 508 273 320 145 130
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Table 2.16D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.39 0.38 0.29 0.31 0.16 0.16
12 0.33 0.37 0.22 0.27 0.05 0.06
13 0.46 0.43 0.34 0.33 0.15 0.11
14 0.66 0.57 0.48 0.42 0.15 0.12
15 0.71 0.76 0.52 0.59 0.23 0.30
16 0.91 0.89 0.74 0.70 0.38 0.32
17 0.95 0.93 0.83 0.80 0.47 0.49
18 1.19 1.24 1.07 1.13 0.60 0.63
19 1.25 1.26 1.16 1.30 0.84 0.93
20 1.29 1.29 1.26 1.29 0.93 1.00
21 1.13 1.25 1.24 1.28 1.00 0.90
22 1.21 1.23 1.31 1.27 0.98 1.05
23 1.31 1.14 1.33 1.28 0.89 0.91
24 1.18 1.19 1.33 1.32 0.95 0.84
25 1.17 1.40 1.28 1.39 0.83 0.83
26-29 1.21 1.15 1.20 1.10 0.83 0.68
30-34 1.15 1.12 1.07 1.10 0.64 0.68
35-39 1.21 1.16 1.07 1.04 0.59 0.58
40-44 1.18 1.16 0.96 1.00 0.57 0.57
45-49 1.11 1.10 0.93 0.94 0.54 0.53
50-54 1.66 1.59 1.33 1.21 0.75 0.76
55-59 1.88 1.64 1.43 1.31 0.80 0.79
60-64 2.07 1.89 1.37 1.15 0.68 0.64
65 or Older 1.28 1.34 0.73 0.84 0.39 0.34
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Table 2.16P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.6407   0.3429   0.5837  
12 0.4959   0.9114   0.7177  
13 0.8285   0.7640   0.8355  
14 0.0419   0.1893   0.4502  
15 0.1520   0.2425   0.0681  
16 0.8377   0.1115   0.0988  
17 0.8794   0.3146   0.2037  
18 0.6268   0.1700   0.2580  
19 0.6634   0.8998   0.7092  
20 0.4929   0.7987   0.1905  
21 0.5822   0.6654   0.6020  
22 0.4953   0.0479   0.8819  
23 0.6898   0.6005   0.5418  
24 0.8835   0.4890   0.1553  
25 0.9424   0.8851   0.5281  
26-29 0.5526   0.0209   0.0230  
30-34 0.1034   0.0290   0.1293  
35-39 0.9742   0.9347   0.9673  
40-44 0.5984   0.5434   0.8711  
45-49 0.6425   0.7945   0.4082  
50-54 0.9878   0.9574   0.9712  
55-59 0.6899   0.4429   0.5041  
60-64 0.9968   0.2379   0.8757  
65 or Older 0.7293   0.1644   0.8920  
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Table 2.17C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 856 891 919 863 866 825
AGE            
12-17 98 102 85 92 69 70
18-25 157 152 165 167 153 168
26 or Older 816 836 880 802 845 778
GENDER            
Male 515 523 672 627 627 598
Female 658 652 585 520 556 501
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 771 789 870 795 825 759
White 614 617 770 707 720 675
Black or African American 303 322 315 314 308 293
American Indian or Alaska Native 105 131 89 72 86 70
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 289 302 183 137 173 122
Two or More Races 172 132 124 102 122 91
Hispanic or Latino 351 371 287 296 272 287
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Table 2.17D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.34 0.35 0.37 0.34 0.35 0.33
AGE            
12-17 0.39 0.41 0.34 0.37 0.28 0.28
18-25 0.48 0.45 0.50 0.50 0.47 0.50
26 or Older 0.43 0.43 0.46 0.41 0.44 0.40
GENDER            
Male 0.42 0.43 0.55 0.51 0.52 0.49
Female 0.51 0.50 0.46 0.40 0.43 0.39
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.36 0.37 0.41 0.37 0.38 0.35
White 0.36 0.36 0.45 0.42 0.43 0.40
Black or African American 1.03 1.07 1.07 1.04 1.04 0.97
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.24 2.95 4.39 4.00 4.62 3.98
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1.95 1.96 1.49 1.19 1.44 1.09
Two or More Races 2.32 2.11 3.25 2.71 3.23 2.59
Hispanic or Latino 1.00 1.03 0.82 0.82 0.78 0.80
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Table 2.17P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.3253   0.1651   0.1429  
AGE            
12-17 0.6603   0.3717   0.6190  
18-25 0.3408   0.8745   0.6985  
26 or Older 0.3233   0.0877   0.0782  
GENDER            
Male 0.3095   0.1591   0.1172  
Female 0.5940   0.5638   0.5905  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.3727   0.0342   0.0337  
White 0.4217   0.1473   0.1467  
Black or African American 0.7752   0.1794   0.1596  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4656   0.0915   0.2339  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.8976   0.1941   0.2647  
Two or More Races 0.1792   0.8315   0.8673  
Hispanic or Latino 0.7689   0.0514   0.0818  
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Table 2.18C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 98 102 85 92 69 70
GENDER            
Male 69 72 63 67 50 52
Female 69 64 58 55 46 45
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 86 88 73 77 59 61
White 97 100 80 84 57 63
Black or African American 43 41 31 32 22 24
American Indian or Alaska Native 12 9 11 5 6 4
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 28 16 13 11 12 9
Two or More Races 16 18 14 14 12 12
Hispanic or Latino 46 49 42 46 33 31
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 70 70 59 62 43 47
Female, White, Not Hispanic 61 59 52 48 37 38
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 29 32 23 25 16 20
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 29 27 20 19 15 14
Male, Hispanic 39 46 32 44 25 27
Female, Hispanic 39 35 32 29 23 20
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Table 2.18D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.39 0.41 0.34 0.37 0.28 0.28
GENDER            
Male 0.55 0.58 0.49 0.54 0.39 0.41
Female 0.57 0.53 0.48 0.46 0.37 0.38
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.43 0.45 0.36 0.39 0.29 0.31
White 0.50 0.53 0.44 0.48 0.34 0.39
Black or African American 0.90 0.92 0.73 0.79 0.57 0.60
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.49 4.62 4.03 3.65 3.60 2.76
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.57 1.55 1.31 1.09 1.19 0.87
Two or More Races 2.63 2.82 2.33 2.44 2.21 2.08
Hispanic or Latino 0.98 1.03 0.89 0.97 0.71 0.65
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.72 0.70 0.65 0.67 0.51 0.55
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.71 0.72 0.63 0.63 0.48 0.52
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.29 1.39 1.10 1.17 0.85 0.97
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.34 1.25 0.97 0.98 0.77 0.74
Male, Hispanic 1.35 1.52 1.20 1.51 0.96 1.03
Female, Hispanic 1.45 1.26 1.24 1.08 0.94 0.79
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Table 2.18P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.6603   0.3717   0.6190  
GENDER            
Male 0.1121   0.0048   0.0656  
Female 0.0218   0.0791   0.2132  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.2863   0.8849   0.6521  
White 0.5854   0.7874   0.6881  
Black or African American 0.3891   0.7754   0.4244  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7306   0.0191   0.2234  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.6640   0.5397   0.4617  
Two or More Races 0.6648   0.9019   0.8472  
Hispanic or Latino 0.2715   0.0309   0.7647  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.2785   0.0474   0.1792  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.0634   0.0892   0.3875  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.9797   0.8382   0.1825  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.2445   0.5053   0.6874  
Male, Hispanic 0.0577   0.0064   0.7162  
Female, Hispanic 0.6427   0.8962   0.9703  
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Table 2.19C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 157 152 165 167 153 168
GENDER            
Male 100 99 111 112 108 122
Female 110 102 107 106 101 98
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 138 137 146 152 138 150
White 292 310 242 259 196 225
Black or African American 105 109 84 88 70 73
American Indian or Alaska Native 18 23 15 18 12 16
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 54 52 38 41 30 33
Two or More Races 23 25 20 24 17 21
Hispanic or Latino 71 70 73 71 64 69
EDUCATION            
< High School 104 112 94 103 86 94
High School Graduate 170 173 149 152 126 135
Some College 203 218 162 171 129 142
College Graduate 123 120 92 92 70 72
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 212 179 170 149 146 132
Part-Time 154 160 122 132 97 108
Unemployed 78 103 71 91 61 84
Other1 128 164 109 132 85 112
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Table 2.19D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.48 0.45 0.50 0.50 0.47 0.50
GENDER            
Male 0.61 0.59 0.67 0.66 0.65 0.72
Female 0.67 0.61 0.66 0.63 0.61 0.59
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.51 0.50 0.54 0.55 0.51 0.55
White 0.53 0.53 0.59 0.60 0.57 0.62
Black or African American 1.27 1.20 1.23 1.24 1.11 1.14
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.69 3.66 4.61 4.65 4.57 4.93
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.65 2.18 2.10 2.24 1.85 1.85
Two or More Races 2.68 2.80 3.21 3.09 3.27 3.32
Hispanic or Latino 1.23 1.14 1.26 1.15 1.11 1.12
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.97 1.03 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.09
High School Graduate 0.75 0.70 0.80 0.74 0.79 0.77
Some College 0.82 0.77 0.82 0.87 0.75 0.82
College Graduate 1.08 1.18 1.30 1.25 1.17 1.13
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.61 0.65 0.70 0.74 0.69 0.75
Part-Time 0.87 0.84 0.86 0.89 0.82 0.85
Unemployed 1.27 1.07 1.44 1.21 1.48 1.22
Other1 1.13 1.02 1.14 0.98 1.00 1.00
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Table 2.19P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
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.
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 0.3408   0.8745   0.6985  
GENDER            
Male 0.6828   0.3208   0.2896  
Female 0.0923   0.4140   0.5244  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5034   0.8224   0.4510  
White 0.2793   0.9720   0.7403  
Black or African American 0.5574   0.5897   0.5284  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5728   0.4300   0.8328  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.8348   0.3665   0.1754  
Two or More Races 0.8423   0.7780   0.4093  
Hispanic or Latino 0.5310   0.9255   0.6687  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.4032   0.7683   0.5924  
High School Graduate 0.7633   0.7568   0.3909  
Some College 0.9341   0.9729   0.4384  
College Graduate 0.1621   0.7673   0.7830  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.7723   0.7327   0.8131  
Part-Time 0.8745   0.8166   0.5102  
Unemployed 0.7817   0.7924   0.7767  
Other1 0.9950   0.8292   0.7147  
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Table 2.20C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 816 836 880 802 845 778
GENDER            
Male 477 485 647 591 613 570
Female 643 632 563 488 542 481
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 744 740 837 738 805 715
White 1,685 1,605 896 835 821 776
Black or African American 549 590 371 377 361 353
American Indian or Alaska Native 101 121 * 66 * 66
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 273 291 177 125 167 113
Two or More Races 171 129 122 97 120 87
Hispanic or Latino 331 350 270 280 262 275
EDUCATION            
< High School 648 600 431 404 414 387
High School Graduate 871 908 575 562 544 541
Some College 837 826 490 482 450 440
College Graduate 1,060 1,065 488 473 438 411
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,287 1,208 769 714 704 675
Part-Time 542 510 308 256 284 231
Unemployed 252 336 202 259 200 249
Other1 996 1,035 515 512 498 475
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Table 2.20D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.43 0.43 0.46 0.41 0.44 0.40
GENDER            
Male 0.52 0.52 0.70 0.64 0.67 0.61
Female 0.64 0.63 0.56 0.48 0.54 0.48
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.44 0.44 0.50 0.44 0.48 0.42
White 0.44 0.43 0.55 0.49 0.52 0.47
Black or African American 1.34 1.42 1.44 1.40 1.41 1.33
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.30 3.66 * 5.40 * 5.37
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.45 2.49 1.89 1.43 1.80 1.32
Two or More Races 2.92 2.76 4.57 3.80 4.54 3.65
Hispanic or Latino 1.35 1.40 1.10 1.12 1.07 1.10
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.22 1.20 1.23 1.18 1.21 1.16
High School Graduate 0.73 0.72 0.85 0.80 0.83 0.77
Some College 0.79 0.81 0.85 0.82 0.82 0.78
College Graduate 0.72 0.81 0.71 0.65 0.66 0.59
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.50 0.55 0.59 0.58 0.57 0.56
Part-Time 1.25 1.17 1.22 1.10 1.15 1.02
Unemployed 2.59 1.61 2.66 1.90 2.67 1.91
Other1 0.87 0.90 0.79 0.75 0.78 0.72
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Table 2.20P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
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.
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 0.3233   0.0877   0.0782  
GENDER            
Male 0.1094   0.0407   0.0357  
Female 0.9053   0.7491   0.6980  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.3705   0.0192   0.0132  
White 0.4249   0.1130   0.0973  
Black or African American 0.6609   0.1248   0.0921  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4182   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.9016   0.1299   0.1609  
Two or More Races 0.2572   0.8237   0.7826  
Hispanic or Latino 0.7032   0.1138   0.0685  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.9874   0.9028   0.7600  
High School Graduate 0.8023   0.2263   0.4435  
Some College 0.4767   0.6619   0.3922  
College Graduate 0.1361   0.2662   0.2358  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.1795   0.0251   0.0280  
Part-Time 0.9799   0.7792   0.7340  
Unemployed 0.6834   0.8707   1.0000  
Other1 0.9047   0.5375   0.4109  
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Table 2.21C – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 831 859 919 849 868 816
GENDER            
Male 493 494 673 619 629 594
Female 649 649 580 514 551 497
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 754 759 870 779 827 749
White 1,756 1,659 966 897 871 832
Black or African American 581 618 400 397 385 368
American Indian or Alaska Native 103 129 87 72 85 70
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 284 300 183 136 173 121
Two or More Races 172 131 123 101 121 90
Hispanic or Latino 341 362 281 293 269 287
EDUCATION            
< High School 659 620 440 427 421 408
High School Graduate 892 938 600 592 563 568
Some College 884 866 525 514 472 465
College Graduate 1,074 1,090 500 494 446 426
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,332 1,247 805 743 734 700
Part-Time 567 543 325 294 298 259
Unemployed 266 355 218 278 211 267
Other1 1,006 1,044 530 532 507 491
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Table 2.21D – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.37 0.38 0.41 0.37 0.39 0.36
GENDER            
Male 0.45 0.45 0.62 0.56 0.58 0.54
Female 0.56 0.55 0.50 0.44 0.47 0.42
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.39 0.39 0.45 0.40 0.42 0.38
White 0.39 0.38 0.50 0.45 0.47 0.43
Black or African American 1.14 1.19 1.22 1.17 1.19 1.11
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.51 3.16 4.93 4.52 5.16 4.50
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.14 2.13 1.64 1.32 1.58 1.21
Two or More Races 2.49 2.33 3.86 3.20 3.83 3.08
Hispanic or Latino 1.12 1.16 0.93 0.94 0.89 0.92
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.02 1.01 1.05 1.01 1.02 1.00
High School Graduate 0.62 0.62 0.74 0.69 0.71 0.67
Some College 0.66 0.67 0.71 0.69 0.68 0.66
College Graduate 0.67 0.76 0.67 0.62 0.62 0.56
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.44 0.49 0.53 0.53 0.51 0.51
Part-Time 0.92 0.87 0.91 0.87 0.86 0.78
Unemployed 1.76 1.17 1.87 1.39 1.84 1.39
Other1 0.79 0.81 0.73 0.70 0.71 0.66
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Table 2.21P – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
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.
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 0.2500   0.1201   0.1116  
GENDER            
Male 0.1331   0.0777   0.0725  
Female 0.6919   0.6705   0.6354  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.3131   0.0285   0.0246  
White 0.3302   0.1239   0.1210  
Black or African American 0.7395   0.1632   0.1232  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5003   0.1317   0.2272  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.9314   0.2116   0.2866  
Two or More Races 0.2423   0.7638   0.9033  
Hispanic or Latino 0.6365   0.1012   0.0856  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.8833   0.9670   0.9071  
High School Graduate 0.8594   0.2797   0.5746  
Some College 0.4931   0.6902   0.3248  
College Graduate 0.1000   0.2537   0.2560  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.1868   0.0120   0.0169  
Part-Time 0.9914   0.9881   0.9968  
Unemployed 0.6078   0.9400   0.8613  
Other1 0.8442   0.7332   0.5439  
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Table 2.22C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 870 909 857 836 806 789
AGE            
12-17 94 96 78 82 61 64
18-25 161 161 159 171 148 161
26 or Older 838 852 818 773 781 744
GENDER            
Male 557 586 605 598 564 561
Female 665 653 579 512 551 493
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 790 817 807 770 764 726
White 643 654 707 685 657 650
Black or African American 294 338 307 307 294 290
American Indian or Alaska Native 103 107 86 52 85 49
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 34
Asian 265 293 166 130 156 120
Two or More Races 168 129 116 84 114 81
Hispanic or Latino 348 368 274 286 260 279
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Table 2.22D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.35 0.36 0.34 0.33 0.32 0.31
AGE            
12-17 0.38 0.39 0.31 0.33 0.24 0.26
18-25 0.49 0.48 0.48 0.51 0.45 0.48
26 or Older 0.44 0.44 0.43 0.40 0.41 0.38
GENDER            
Male 0.46 0.48 0.50 0.49 0.46 0.46
Female 0.52 0.50 0.45 0.39 0.43 0.38
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.37 0.38 0.38 0.36 0.36 0.34
White 0.38 0.38 0.42 0.40 0.39 0.38
Black or African American 1.00 1.12 1.04 1.02 0.99 0.96
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.71 3.57 4.64 4.30 4.84 4.10
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * 4.24
Asian 1.87 1.95 1.37 1.10 1.31 1.03
Two or More Races 2.59 2.25 3.18 2.52 3.15 2.45
Hispanic or Latino 0.99 1.02 0.78 0.79 0.74 0.77
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Table 2.22P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.3434   0.2358   0.1510  
AGE            
12-17 0.2004   0.9299   0.6114  
18-25 0.4282   0.7112   0.8378  
26 or Older 0.3831   0.1451   0.1067  
GENDER            
Male 0.5575   0.2280   0.1017  
Female 0.4369   0.6048   0.6596  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.4675   0.0398   0.0318  
White 0.7057   0.2059   0.1691  
Black or African American 0.3788   0.1696   0.1429  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7875   0.0569   0.0715  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.8064   0.3579   0.5288  
Two or More Races 0.2122   0.6958   0.7152  
Hispanic or Latino 0.5710   0.0265   0.0740  
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Table 2.23C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 94 96 78 82 61 64
GENDER            
Male 63 67 53 58 42 43
Female 68 63 57 52 44 44
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 83 82 67 67 53 55
White 87 85 69 70 50 55
Black or African American 40 37 27 28 19 19
American Indian or Alaska Native 9 8 7 4 5 3
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 27 15 13 10 11 7
Two or More Races 15 16 13 12 12 11
Hispanic or Latino 44 47 40 42 30 29
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 58 57 46 48 34 37
Female, White, Not Hispanic 59 57 49 46 37 38
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 28 28 20 21 14 15
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 27 26 17 18 12 13
Male, Hispanic 35 42 29 38 22 23
Female, Hispanic 37 34 30 27 21 18
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Table 2.23D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.38 0.39 0.31 0.33 0.24 0.26
GENDER            
Male 0.49 0.53 0.41 0.46 0.33 0.35
Female 0.56 0.52 0.47 0.43 0.36 0.36
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.41 0.42 0.33 0.34 0.26 0.28
White 0.48 0.49 0.41 0.42 0.31 0.35
Black or African American 0.86 0.84 0.67 0.69 0.49 0.49
American Indian or Alaska Native 5.28 4.48 3.92 3.09 2.54 2.12
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.55 1.45 1.29 1.02 1.16 0.71
Two or More Races 2.48 2.67 2.29 2.19 2.19 1.99
Hispanic or Latino 0.93 0.98 0.84 0.87 0.64 0.60
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.63 0.64 0.54 0.56 0.43 0.46
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.69 0.70 0.61 0.60 0.48 0.51
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.24 1.26 1.00 1.02 0.72 0.77
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.25 1.21 0.87 0.93 0.64 0.68
Male, Hispanic 1.24 1.45 1.09 1.33 0.87 0.89
Female, Hispanic 1.40 1.22 1.17 1.03 0.89 0.75
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Table 2.23P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.2004   0.9299   0.6114  
GENDER            
Male 0.5245   0.0740   0.6501  
Female 0.0142   0.1110   0.2612  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0433   0.3999   0.7346  
White 0.1737   0.6895   0.9026  
Black or African American 0.1661   0.6915   0.8192  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8070   0.1044   0.0314  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.6600   0.4739   0.3296  
Two or More Races 0.6945   0.6958   0.9268  
Hispanic or Latino 0.3076   0.0980   0.6869  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.8638   0.2996   0.4877  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.0408   0.1268   0.4189  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.3423   0.7728   0.7594  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.3335   0.7881   0.9957  
Male, Hispanic 0.0455   0.0301   0.6113  
Female, Hispanic 0.4952   0.9630   0.9628  
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Table 2.24C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 161 161 159 171 148 161
GENDER            
Male 102 111 109 121 105 121
Female 113 104 107 104 100 96
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 144 145 143 154 136 144
White 267 290 211 232 174 193
Black or African American 97 102 78 82 67 67
American Indian or Alaska Native 18 22 14 17 11 16
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 48 49 34 38 28 32
Two or More Races 20 23 16 18 15 17
Hispanic or Latino 70 72 72 71 62 67
EDUCATION            
< High School 102 110 91 101 84 92
High School Graduate 159 165 135 141 116 125
Some College 182 197 140 150 112 121
College Graduate 110 110 77 78 60 64
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 197 170 150 136 133 119
Part-Time 142 149 109 119 87 96
Unemployed 76 99 68 87 59 79
Other1 113 150 92 117 75 95
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Table 2.24D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.49 0.48 0.48 0.51 0.45 0.48
GENDER            
Male 0.62 0.66 0.66 0.71 0.63 0.71
Female 0.69 0.62 0.65 0.62 0.61 0.57
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.53 0.53 0.53 0.56 0.50 0.53
White 0.56 0.58 0.59 0.63 0.57 0.60
Black or African American 1.29 1.26 1.22 1.23 1.10 1.10
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.11 3.82 4.88 4.61 5.07 5.04
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.54 2.17 2.01 2.13 1.76 1.80
Two or More Races 3.10 3.38 3.15 3.21 3.07 3.13
Hispanic or Latino 1.22 1.18 1.25 1.16 1.07 1.09
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.98 1.07 1.05 1.09 1.07 1.08
High School Graduate 0.76 0.74 0.79 0.76 0.79 0.77
Some College 0.87 0.83 0.81 0.86 0.71 0.77
College Graduate 1.14 1.21 1.26 1.20 1.11 1.08
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.62 0.70 0.67 0.75 0.67 0.71
Part-Time 0.94 0.89 0.87 0.89 0.77 0.82
Unemployed 1.37 1.10 1.49 1.21 1.49 1.21
Other1 1.09 1.06 1.05 0.99 0.95 0.92
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Table 2.24P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.4282   0.7112   0.8378  
GENDER            
Male 0.4689   0.1977   0.3573  
Female 0.0751   0.4182   0.4451  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.6955   0.8271   0.7524  
White 0.3773   0.9623   0.9019  
Black or African American 0.5293   0.6928   0.6199  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5301   0.6362   0.9079  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.6423   0.4274   0.1643  
Two or More Races 0.7964   0.9775   0.5764  
Hispanic or Latino 0.3752   0.6203   0.9938  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.4253   0.7394   0.5505  
High School Graduate 0.9437   0.7139   0.4139  
Some College 0.5694   0.8288   0.1305  
College Graduate 0.5977   0.6790   0.4232  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.4606   0.9835   0.8279  
Part-Time 0.3691   0.5821   0.7853  
Unemployed 0.5174   0.9026   0.7014  
Other1 0.7879   0.9403   0.8677  
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Table 2.25C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 838 852 818 773 781 744
GENDER            
Male 524 551 580 561 545 534
Female 650 630 556 483 538 476
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 766 763 770 710 736 682
White 1,619 1,547 794 746 730 710
Black or African American 495 562 347 363 334 343
American Indian or Alaska Native 99 99 * 47 * 46
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 253 284 159 120 150 111
Two or More Races 167 126 114 81 112 79
Hispanic or Latino 333 348 259 271 252 268
EDUCATION            
< High School 634 582 415 394 397 379
High School Graduate 839 884 538 509 506 490
Some College 816 797 425 419 408 392
College Graduate 998 1,014 399 409 367 360
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,237 1,161 662 642 611 605
Part-Time 523 490 277 237 256 219
Unemployed 247 323 192 233 191 227
Other1 965 1,014 475 464 462 448
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Table 2.25D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.44 0.44 0.43 0.40 0.41 0.38
GENDER            
Male 0.57 0.59 0.63 0.60 0.59 0.57
Female 0.65 0.62 0.56 0.48 0.54 0.47
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.46 0.45 0.46 0.42 0.44 0.40
White 0.46 0.45 0.50 0.47 0.47 0.45
Black or African American 1.31 1.50 1.37 1.37 1.32 1.32
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.93 4.87 * 5.76 * 5.52
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.39 2.50 1.72 1.32 1.63 1.26
Two or More Races 3.32 2.95 4.47 3.56 4.41 3.47
Hispanic or Latino 1.36 1.39 1.06 1.08 1.03 1.07
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.24 1.24 1.20 1.18 1.18 1.16
High School Graduate 0.77 0.75 0.82 0.75 0.79 0.73
Some College 0.84 0.86 0.80 0.76 0.78 0.73
College Graduate 0.76 0.82 0.62 0.60 0.58 0.55
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.52 0.57 0.54 0.55 0.51 0.53
Part-Time 1.31 1.20 1.14 1.03 1.06 0.97
Unemployed 2.65 1.71 2.62 1.80 2.61 1.84
Other1 0.89 0.92 0.76 0.71 0.74 0.70
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Table 2.25P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.3831   0.1451   0.1067  
GENDER            
Male 0.3197   0.0753   0.0427  
Female 0.7368   0.7810   0.7829  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5017   0.0255   0.0170  
White 0.7686   0.1767   0.1450  
Black or African American 0.3137   0.1228   0.0904  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8045   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.8320   0.2775   0.3756  
Two or More Races 0.2551   0.7438   0.6874  
Hispanic or Latino 0.5556   0.0633   0.0673  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.9786   0.6093   0.6029  
High School Graduate 0.6579   0.4124   0.4102  
Some College 0.5161   0.4549   0.2996  
College Graduate 0.1428   0.2080   0.1736  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.1872   0.0236   0.0288  
Part-Time 0.7965   0.7928   0.9180  
Unemployed 0.6777   0.9822   0.7555  
Other1 0.9237   0.5290   0.4345  
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Table 2.26C – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 847 874 851 824 804 782
GENDER            
Male 536 561 602 593 563 560
Female 658 647 571 506 546 490
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 774 783 800 757 761 718
White 1,681 1,597 848 809 771 760
Black or African American 528 588 376 380 358 355
American Indian or Alaska Native 101 105 85 52 84 48
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 263 291 166 129 156 119
Two or More Races 168 128 115 83 113 80
Hispanic or Latino 338 359 269 284 257 279
EDUCATION            
< High School 644 602 424 418 405 399
High School Graduate 861 910 557 535 522 512
Some College 854 831 455 448 426 414
College Graduate 1,012 1,036 410 424 373 371
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,277 1,191 692 667 638 623
Part-Time 545 520 293 271 269 244
Unemployed 261 343 206 252 201 243
Other1 972 1,024 487 485 468 463
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Table 2.26D – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.36 0.36 0.34
GENDER            
Male 0.49 0.51 0.55 0.54 0.52 0.51
Female 0.57 0.55 0.49 0.43 0.47 0.42
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.40 0.40 0.41 0.39 0.39 0.37
White 0.40 0.40 0.45 0.43 0.42 0.41
Black or African American 1.11 1.25 1.18 1.15 1.13 1.09
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.03 3.97 5.23 4.89 5.43 4.69
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.08 2.13 1.51 1.21 1.44 1.15
Two or More Races 2.85 2.51 3.77 3.01 3.72 2.92
Hispanic or Latino 1.12 1.15 0.89 0.91 0.85 0.90
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.03 1.04 1.02 1.02 0.99 1.00
High School Graduate 0.66 0.64 0.71 0.64 0.68 0.62
Some College 0.70 0.71 0.67 0.65 0.64 0.62
College Graduate 0.71 0.77 0.59 0.57 0.54 0.52
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.46 0.51 0.49 0.51 0.46 0.48
Part-Time 0.97 0.90 0.85 0.82 0.79 0.74
Unemployed 1.81 1.24 1.82 1.32 1.79 1.33
Other1 0.81 0.84 0.70 0.66 0.67 0.64
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Table 2.26P – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.3091   0.2045   0.1393  
GENDER            
Male 0.3897   0.1526   0.0822  
Female 0.5253   0.6936   0.6956  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.4596   0.0382   0.0267  
White 0.6581   0.1963   0.1518  
Black or African American 0.3790   0.1561   0.1185  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8832   0.0773   0.0869  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.7756   0.3893   0.5746  
Two or More Races 0.2760   0.7715   0.7640  
Hispanic or Latino 0.4624   0.0450   0.0663  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.9207   0.5119   0.4897  
High School Graduate 0.6672   0.4907   0.5395  
Some College 0.4408   0.4613   0.1871  
College Graduate 0.1278   0.2367   0.2177  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.1728   0.0096   0.0166  
Part-Time 0.9174   0.5511   0.9243  
Unemployed 0.5304   0.9094   0.6142  
Other1 0.9635   0.6895   0.5335  
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Table 2.27C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 705 680 345 331 310 289
AGE            
12-17 56 60 48 48 30 32
18-25 128 137 89 102 68 77
26 or Older 681 656 328 305 301 273
GENDER            
Male 596 594 323 316 294 282
Female 297 249 101 73 75 51
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 675 646 337 313 304 280
White 612 595 309 297 280 268
Black or African American 248 186 79 66 76 54
American Indian or Alaska Native 54 105 17 51 15 48
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 21 12 12 12
Asian 110 85 78 23 63 18
Two or More Races 87 68 44 37 39 35
Hispanic or Latino 177 188 73 99 61 72
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Table 2.27D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.28 0.27 0.14 0.13 0.12 0.11
AGE            
12-17 0.23 0.24 0.19 0.19 0.12 0.13
18-25 0.39 0.41 0.27 0.30 0.21 0.23
26 or Older 0.35 0.34 0.17 0.16 0.16 0.14
GENDER            
Male 0.49 0.49 0.27 0.26 0.24 0.23
Female 0.23 0.19 0.08 0.06 0.06 0.04
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.31 0.30 0.16 0.14 0.14 0.13
White 0.36 0.35 0.18 0.17 0.17 0.16
Black or African American 0.84 0.62 0.27 0.22 0.26 0.18
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.35 5.27 1.56 3.44 1.39 3.34
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 2.30 1.52 1.35 1.43
Asian 0.98 0.76 0.71 0.21 0.58 0.17
Two or More Races 2.60 2.07 1.42 1.20 1.27 1.13
Hispanic or Latino 0.51 0.52 0.21 0.28 0.18 0.20
100506
Table 2.27P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.1158   0.6503   0.6513  
AGE            
12-17 0.2137   0.2616   0.4007  
18-25 0.2657   0.0043   0.0109  
26 or Older 0.0421   0.5619   0.2262  
GENDER            
Male 0.0823   0.5052   0.7281  
Female 0.8571   0.4907   0.5687  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1392   0.8010   0.7094  
White 0.3586   0.4215   0.9848  
Black or African American 0.3281   0.1814   0.1017  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1380   0.1947   0.2447  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   0.5165   0.7270  
Asian 0.2178   0.1599   0.2881  
Two or More Races 0.0998   0.8195   0.5987  
Hispanic or Latino 0.7659   0.3226   0.8571  
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Table 2.28C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 56 60 48 48 30 32
GENDER            
Male 48 51 42 44 28 30
Female 25 27 19 16 9 9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 52 53 45 43 28 30
White 52 56 44 44 28 31
Black or African American 13 12 11 9 5 4
American Indian or Alaska Native 7 5 7 3 1 2
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 4 4 2 1 1 *
Two or More Races 8 8 4 7 2 4
Hispanic or Latino 19 26 14 21 7 10
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 46 48 39 41 27 29
Female, White, Not Hispanic 23 23 18 16 9 9
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 12 10 11 8 5 4
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 5 8 1 3 0 1
Male, Hispanic 16 24 12 20 7 10
Female, Hispanic 8 10 5 5 3 1
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Table 2.28D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.23 0.24 0.19 0.19 0.12 0.13
GENDER            
Male 0.38 0.40 0.33 0.35 0.22 0.24
Female 0.21 0.22 0.16 0.14 0.08 0.08
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.26 0.27 0.22 0.22 0.14 0.15
White 0.32 0.35 0.28 0.29 0.19 0.21
Black or African American 0.34 0.33 0.29 0.23 0.13 0.12
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.82 3.32 3.92 2.03 1.07 1.56
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 0.44 0.39 0.17 0.05 0.14 *
Two or More Races 1.51 1.46 0.84 1.28 0.41 0.79
Hispanic or Latino 0.40 0.54 0.29 0.43 0.15 0.21
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.54 0.58 0.48 0.52 0.34 0.38
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.32 0.32 0.25 0.22 0.12 0.12
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.62 0.50 0.58 0.44 0.25 0.23
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.26 0.43 0.04 0.14 0.01 0.05
Male, Hispanic 0.67 0.93 0.50 0.80 0.27 0.39
Female, Hispanic 0.36 0.43 0.23 0.22 0.14 0.06
100506
Table 2.28P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.2137   0.2616   0.4007  
GENDER            
Male 0.2750   0.2106   0.4426  
Female 0.5132   0.9668   0.6945  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5782   0.7008   0.5618  
White 0.4738   0.4961   0.5715  
Black or African American 0.5266   0.1569   0.2094  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7989   0.4205   0.2118  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.9226   0.2422   *  
Two or More Races 0.8294   0.2406   0.0732  
Hispanic or Latino 0.0281   0.0176   0.2350  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.5025   0.3574   0.5826  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.7709   0.7366   0.8217  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.1811   0.0870   0.1627  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.3073   0.1589   0.4168  
Male, Hispanic 0.0276   0.0129   0.1376  
Female, Hispanic 0.5695   0.9189   0.4407  
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Table 2.29C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 128 137 89 102 68 77
GENDER            
Male 105 115 79 92 63 73
Female 52 52 26 29 14 18
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 118 126 82 95 64 73
White 138 166 88 110 67 82
Black or African American 24 25 13 11 6 8
American Indian or Alaska Native 10 15 4 10 3 4
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4 * 3 * 1 *
Asian 12 16 8 12 5 9
Two or More Races 13 10 7 6 6 5
Hispanic or Latino 45 38 27 28 19 16
EDUCATION            
< High School 54 53 35 36 26 27
High School Graduate 80 92 57 64 43 47
Some College 92 101 53 72 38 54
College Graduate 55 57 29 34 23 25
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 101 89 62 60 51 45
Part-Time 70 74 41 54 27 41
Unemployed 37 52 27 37 18 28
Other1 59 83 39 52 27 38
100506
Table 2.29D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.39 0.41 0.27 0.30 0.21 0.23
GENDER            
Male 0.63 0.68 0.48 0.54 0.38 0.43
Female 0.32 0.31 0.16 0.17 0.08 0.11
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.43 0.46 0.30 0.35 0.24 0.27
White 0.50 0.56 0.37 0.44 0.30 0.34
Black or African American 0.50 0.51 0.29 0.24 0.13 0.17
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.78 4.79 2.29 3.68 1.53 1.59
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3.41 * 2.49 * 0.96 *
Asian 0.77 0.98 0.52 0.77 0.31 0.57
Two or More Races 2.72 2.29 1.76 1.32 1.45 1.07
Hispanic or Latino 0.78 0.62 0.46 0.45 0.32 0.27
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.83 0.80 0.57 0.57 0.44 0.44
High School Graduate 0.61 0.66 0.45 0.50 0.35 0.38
Some College 0.67 0.67 0.43 0.56 0.33 0.44
College Graduate 0.98 1.00 0.60 0.68 0.48 0.51
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.56 0.63 0.39 0.47 0.33 0.35
Part-Time 0.67 0.66 0.45 0.52 0.31 0.41
Unemployed 1.09 1.00 0.84 0.76 0.58 0.58
Other1 0.81 0.87 0.56 0.60 0.41 0.46
100506
Table 2.29P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.2657   0.0043   0.0109  
GENDER            
Male 0.2524   0.0079   0.0324  
Female 0.6729   0.1133   0.0146  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0439   0.0019   0.0033  
White 0.0392   0.0014   0.0047  
Black or African American 0.3959   0.9558   0.1002  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3807   0.2006   0.3764  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.1938   0.0693   0.1520  
Two or More Races 0.0417   0.2630   0.4573  
Hispanic or Latino 0.0676   0.8117   0.5152  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.7285   0.4905   0.7341  
High School Graduate 0.0679   0.0650   0.0718  
Some College 0.8986   0.0393   0.0087  
College Graduate 0.6296   0.3358   0.9757  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.5399   0.0333   0.3408  
Part-Time 0.3195   0.2058   0.0186  
Unemployed 0.0882   0.0313   0.0572  
Other1 0.1352   0.1589   0.0364  
100506
Table 2.30C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 681 656 328 305 301 273
GENDER            
Male 580 567 308 292 285 265
Female 292 241 96 65 73 48
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 656 628 322 289 296 265
White 680 705 292 285 272 261
Black or African American 262 189 80 65 77 53
American Indian or Alaska Native * * 15 * 14 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 108 82 78 19 62 16
Two or More Races 86 67 43 35 38 34
Hispanic or Latino 169 180 67 93 57 69
EDUCATION            
< High School 266 239 139 104 134 88
High School Graduate 429 401 180 178 168 160
Some College 351 357 136 171 122 153
College Graduate 430 427 183 156 165 142
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 588 595 285 260 263 234
Part-Time 195 180 63 87 53 69
Unemployed 111 149 61 68 58 59
Other1 425 359 145 129 133 114
100506
Table 2.30D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.35 0.34 0.17 0.16 0.16 0.14
GENDER            
Male 0.63 0.61 0.33 0.31 0.31 0.29
Female 0.29 0.24 0.10 0.06 0.07 0.05
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.39 0.37 0.19 0.17 0.18 0.16
White 0.44 0.43 0.22 0.20 0.20 0.19
Black or African American 1.16 0.86 0.37 0.30 0.36 0.25
American Indian or Alaska Native * * 1.98 * 1.92 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1.25 0.96 0.91 0.23 0.75 0.19
Two or More Races 3.71 3.03 2.00 1.71 1.80 1.64
Hispanic or Latino 0.69 0.72 0.27 0.37 0.23 0.28
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.86 0.76 0.47 0.35 0.45 0.30
High School Graduate 0.67 0.62 0.31 0.30 0.29 0.27
Some College 0.67 0.67 0.29 0.35 0.26 0.32
College Graduate 0.65 0.62 0.31 0.25 0.28 0.23
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.50 0.49 0.26 0.25 0.24 0.22
Part-Time 0.84 0.76 0.29 0.39 0.25 0.31
Unemployed 1.81 1.35 1.00 0.67 0.96 0.58
Other1 0.68 0.58 0.25 0.22 0.23 0.19
100506
Table 2.30P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.0421   0.5619   0.2262  
GENDER            
Male 0.0295   0.7881   0.3262  
Female 0.7233   0.2002   0.1930  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0423   0.4995   0.2446  
White 0.1430   0.8753   0.4594  
Black or African American 0.2827   0.2487   0.0808  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.1463   0.0818   0.2028  
Two or More Races 0.1988   0.8014   0.6174  
Hispanic or Latino 0.8754   0.6876   0.8476  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.4077   0.0263   0.0019  
High School Graduate 0.2242   0.7339   0.5437  
Some College 0.1126   0.1845   0.3222  
College Graduate 0.6594   0.8978   0.9921  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.0976   0.6209   0.5462  
Part-Time 0.2555   0.0451   0.1229  
Unemployed 0.6914   0.8214   0.4401  
Other1 0.1714   0.2224   0.0896  
100506
Table 2.31C – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 704 674 343 331 309 287
GENDER            
Male 595 589 321 316 293 280
Female 297 246 100 71 74 51
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 674 642 335 312 303 278
White 709 733 310 313 282 278
Black or African American 263 191 80 66 77 54
American Indian or Alaska Native 53 104 15 51 15 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 21 11 * 11
Asian 110 85 78 23 63 18
Two or More Races 87 67 44 36 39 34
Hispanic or Latino 177 187 72 97 61 71
EDUCATION            
< High School 272 243 143 110 136 91
High School Graduate 435 413 188 192 173 166
Some College 364 374 144 186 126 162
College Graduate 436 437 185 162 167 146
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 606 609 295 274 270 243
Part-Time 210 198 74 104 59 81
Unemployed 119 158 70 77 61 65
Other1 428 366 151 138 136 120
100506
Table 2.31D – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.31 0.30 0.15 0.15 0.14 0.13
GENDER            
Male 0.55 0.54 0.30 0.29 0.27 0.26
Female 0.26 0.21 0.09 0.06 0.06 0.04
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.35 0.33 0.17 0.16 0.16 0.14
White 0.39 0.38 0.20 0.19 0.18 0.17
Black or African American 0.95 0.71 0.31 0.25 0.30 0.21
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.93 5.78 1.69 3.85 1.58 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 2.58 1.59 * 1.59
Asian 1.08 0.84 0.78 0.23 0.63 0.18
Two or More Races 3.14 2.51 1.70 1.43 1.52 1.37
Hispanic or Latino 0.58 0.60 0.24 0.31 0.20 0.23
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.74 0.64 0.41 0.31 0.39 0.26
High School Graduate 0.56 0.53 0.27 0.27 0.25 0.23
Some College 0.56 0.56 0.25 0.31 0.22 0.27
College Graduate 0.61 0.58 0.29 0.24 0.26 0.22
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.45 0.45 0.24 0.23 0.22 0.20
Part-Time 0.64 0.58 0.25 0.32 0.19 0.25
Unemployed 1.26 0.99 0.76 0.54 0.66 0.44
Other1 0.61 0.52 0.23 0.21 0.21 0.18
100506
Table 2.31P – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.0806   0.7739   0.5774  
GENDER            
Male 0.0576   0.6307   0.6552  
Female 0.7956   0.4992   0.5310  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1103   0.8398   0.6536  
White 0.2987   0.4738   0.9572  
Black or African American 0.3253   0.2478   0.1175  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1526   0.1732   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   0.3854   *  
Asian 0.2165   0.1668   0.2978  
Two or More Races 0.1102   0.9378   0.6982  
Hispanic or Latino 0.5756   0.6130   0.7318  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.3959   0.0592   0.0020  
High School Graduate 0.3985   0.8044   0.9097  
Some College 0.1255   0.0471   0.0844  
College Graduate 0.7067   0.9727   1.0000  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.1247   0.7940   0.5832  
Part-Time 0.1449   0.0117   0.0115  
Unemployed 0.3927   0.6433   0.8652  
Other1 0.2787   0.5447   0.2765  
100506
Table 2.32C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 850 884 492 499 364 358
AGE            
12-17 71 74 59 60 40 39
18-25 156 163 125 135 95 98
26 or Older 827 850 464 456 351 338
GENDER            
Male 647 646 440 448 332 333
Female 446 477 191 203 114 129
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 782 826 450 465 336 340
White 700 724 414 410 293 304
Black or African American 265 286 173 183 144 134
American Indian or Alaska Native 35 46 14 23 13 21
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 31 * 15 * 7 *
Asian 186 190 48 59 32 35
Two or More Races 124 95 51 56 40 36
Hispanic or Latino 314 327 175 171 132 128
100506
Table 2.32D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.34 0.35 0.20 0.20 0.15 0.14
AGE            
12-17 0.29 0.30 0.24 0.25 0.16 0.16
18-25 0.48 0.48 0.38 0.40 0.29 0.29
26 or Older 0.43 0.44 0.24 0.24 0.18 0.17
GENDER            
Male 0.53 0.53 0.36 0.37 0.27 0.27
Female 0.35 0.37 0.15 0.16 0.09 0.10
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.36 0.38 0.21 0.22 0.16 0.16
White 0.41 0.43 0.24 0.24 0.17 0.18
Black or African American 0.90 0.95 0.59 0.61 0.49 0.44
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.27 3.79 1.36 1.97 1.18 1.72
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3.40 * 1.71 * 0.83 *
Asian 1.50 1.49 0.46 0.54 0.29 0.32
Two or More Races 3.19 2.51 1.69 1.74 1.32 1.17
Hispanic or Latino 0.90 0.91 0.50 0.48 0.38 0.36
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Table 2.32P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.9590   0.8849   0.9409  
AGE            
12-17 0.9300   0.1680   0.4026  
18-25 0.6896   0.3877   0.7435  
26 or Older 0.8848   0.7107   0.8671  
GENDER            
Male 0.3825   0.5853   0.5087  
Female 0.2167   0.1141   0.0417  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.8590   0.9580   0.9369  
White 0.8235   0.4021   0.6231  
Black or African American 0.8019   0.4212   0.8116  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3178   0.1628   0.5295  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.6090   0.2365   0.5497  
Two or More Races 0.1217   0.4203   0.7632  
Hispanic or Latino 0.8880   0.5561   0.6566  
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Table 2.33C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 71 74 59 60 40 39
GENDER            
Male 53 58 46 49 34 33
Female 44 43 36 37 21 24
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 60 64 51 54 35 35
White 64 63 51 53 31 32
Black or African American 25 25 20 20 14 17
American Indian or Alaska Native 6 4 5 3 4 2
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 13 9 4 7 1 5
Two or More Races 10 8 8 7 7 5
Hispanic or Latino 35 38 29 29 20 17
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 49 51 41 43 27 28
Female, White, Not Hispanic 37 35 29 29 15 17
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 19 20 16 16 12 13
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 15 15 12 12 10 10
Male, Hispanic 29 33 25 26 18 15
Female, Hispanic 24 22 17 17 10 11
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Table 2.33D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.29 0.30 0.24 0.25 0.16 0.16
GENDER            
Male 0.42 0.46 0.36 0.39 0.27 0.26
Female 0.36 0.35 0.29 0.30 0.17 0.20
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.30 0.32 0.25 0.27 0.17 0.18
White 0.37 0.39 0.31 0.34 0.20 0.21
Black or African American 0.59 0.63 0.49 0.52 0.37 0.44
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.03 2.65 2.83 2.16 2.39 1.37
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1.24 0.92 0.40 0.66 0.13 0.49
Two or More Races 1.73 1.63 1.54 1.35 1.28 1.00
Hispanic or Latino 0.74 0.78 0.62 0.60 0.43 0.35
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.55 0.60 0.48 0.52 0.35 0.36
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.47 0.48 0.39 0.41 0.21 0.24
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.92 0.97 0.78 0.84 0.62 0.69
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.74 0.77 0.60 0.63 0.49 0.54
Male, Hispanic 1.11 1.23 0.97 0.99 0.72 0.60
Female, Hispanic 0.98 0.89 0.70 0.71 0.42 0.48
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Table 2.33P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.9300   0.1680   0.4026  
GENDER            
Male 0.2491   0.1141   0.8265  
Female 0.2023   0.8592   0.0746  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.7295   0.3853   0.3805  
White 0.6925   0.4332   0.5836  
Black or African American 0.6546   0.5060   0.2995  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1496   0.3043   0.4641  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.7251   0.2687   0.1121  
Two or More Races 0.6046   0.8062   0.7524  
Hispanic or Latino 0.4090   0.1856   0.8845  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.4436   0.2814   0.6090  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.1181   0.9182   0.0499  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.4679   0.4179   0.4271  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.8747   0.9715   0.5511  
Male, Hispanic 0.5276   0.3649   0.6994  
Female, Hispanic 0.6198   0.3520   0.4146  
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Table 2.34C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 156 163 125 135 95 98
GENDER            
Male 109 114 95 106 79 80
Female 100 98 69 67 47 45
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 139 147 115 124 85 88
White 216 237 146 169 87 99
Black or African American 58 66 43 49 35 38
American Indian or Alaska Native 10 11 8 9 6 6
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 32 36 23 22 10 11
Two or More Races 18 22 15 19 10 14
Hispanic or Latino 69 66 52 54 39 38
EDUCATION            
< High School 73 77 57 65 42 47
High School Graduate 120 125 89 96 62 66
Some College 140 165 99 117 58 64
College Graduate 100 95 61 58 34 34
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 153 132 99 93 70 63
Part-Time 110 122 78 85 51 54
Unemployed 56 76 43 57 32 41
Other1 95 121 71 88 42 53
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Table 2.34D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.48 0.48 0.38 0.40 0.29 0.29
GENDER            
Male 0.66 0.68 0.58 0.63 0.47 0.48
Female 0.61 0.59 0.42 0.40 0.28 0.27
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.51 0.54 0.42 0.45 0.31 0.32
White 0.58 0.59 0.51 0.54 0.37 0.38
Black or African American 1.03 1.06 0.84 0.85 0.71 0.69
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.52 4.46 3.67 3.74 2.90 2.65
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1.75 1.94 1.38 1.38 0.67 0.75
Two or More Races 3.27 3.08 3.03 3.21 2.40 2.93
Hispanic or Latino 1.19 1.07 0.90 0.88 0.68 0.62
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.99 0.99 0.85 0.91 0.68 0.70
High School Graduate 0.76 0.72 0.63 0.62 0.49 0.50
Some College 0.80 0.85 0.67 0.73 0.46 0.48
College Graduate 1.22 1.22 1.01 1.01 0.66 0.66
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.65 0.72 0.54 0.63 0.42 0.47
Part-Time 0.86 0.85 0.73 0.71 0.54 0.54
Unemployed 1.46 1.18 1.20 1.04 0.97 0.81
Other1 1.08 0.98 0.89 0.84 0.60 0.60
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Table 2.34P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.6896   0.3877   0.7435  
GENDER            
Male 0.5073   0.5601   0.8025  
Female 0.8974   0.4266   0.8076  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.4726   0.3030   0.4813  
White 0.6717   0.4984   0.4345  
Black or African American 0.5250   0.3782   0.8399  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6606   0.9172   0.3653  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.2879   0.5429   0.7036  
Two or More Races 0.6473   0.5439   0.5936  
Hispanic or Latino 0.7255   0.9814   0.4887  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.1459   0.5967   0.9521  
High School Graduate 0.1056   0.2204   0.7146  
Some College 0.6521   0.2811   0.8309  
College Graduate 0.6187   0.4780   0.9173  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.7211   0.9820   0.9304  
Part-Time 0.5667   0.2846   0.9324  
Unemployed 0.5566   0.9707   0.8061  
Other1 0.2011   0.5952   0.7988  
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Table 2.35C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 827 850 464 456 351 338
GENDER            
Male 622 614 423 416 324 315
Female 438 454 170 178 100 116
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 767 801 427 435 322 323
White 1,075 1,084 417 397 294 287
Black or African American 306 333 170 185 138 134
American Indian or Alaska Native 33 44 11 23 11 20
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 177 181 42 53 30 33
Two or More Races 123 92 48 52 38 31
Hispanic or Latino 298 317 159 158 122 119
EDUCATION            
< High School 369 330 158 155 121 114
High School Graduate 532 586 246 269 178 199
Some College 580 575 265 226 186 162
College Graduate 726 730 295 284 214 193
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 894 841 431 378 315 264
Part-Time 368 357 145 125 109 84
Unemployed 168 246 98 142 74 98
Other1 575 626 200 216 140 164
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Table 2.35D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.43 0.44 0.24 0.24 0.18 0.17
GENDER            
Male 0.68 0.66 0.46 0.45 0.35 0.34
Female 0.44 0.45 0.17 0.18 0.10 0.12
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.46 0.47 0.25 0.26 0.19 0.19
White 0.51 0.52 0.29 0.28 0.21 0.21
Black or African American 1.23 1.29 0.79 0.82 0.65 0.61
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.49 5.26 1.45 2.66 1.40 2.31
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1.90 1.86 0.51 0.63 0.36 0.39
Two or More Races 4.44 3.63 2.24 2.41 1.80 1.53
Hispanic or Latino 1.22 1.27 0.65 0.63 0.50 0.48
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.09 1.01 0.53 0.54 0.41 0.40
High School Graduate 0.73 0.79 0.41 0.45 0.30 0.34
Some College 0.89 0.87 0.52 0.46 0.39 0.34
College Graduate 0.77 0.83 0.47 0.45 0.36 0.31
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.57 0.59 0.37 0.36 0.29 0.25
Part-Time 1.33 1.31 0.64 0.55 0.49 0.37
Unemployed 2.47 1.78 1.58 1.28 1.23 0.90
Other1 0.82 0.87 0.34 0.36 0.24 0.28
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Table 2.35P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.8848   0.7107   0.8671  
GENDER            
Male 0.2093   0.3343   0.4413  
Female 0.1773   0.1739   0.0766  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.9659   0.6158   0.6900  
White 0.9289   0.2401   0.4354  
Black or African American 0.9773   0.6166   0.8927  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3644   0.1119   0.3110  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.4557   0.3268   0.7355  
Two or More Races 0.1283   0.5057   0.8701  
Hispanic or Latino 0.8375   0.7542   0.5366  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.5111   0.1037   0.8923  
High School Graduate 0.5243   0.6278   0.3718  
Some College 0.3574   0.0724   0.3029  
College Graduate 0.4420   0.6087   0.7684  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.2407   0.2755   0.2069  
Part-Time 0.1387   0.6076   0.3779  
Unemployed 0.4090   0.3578   0.6388  
Other1 0.6234   0.3673   0.0316  
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Table 2.36C – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 843 865 487 495 362 355
GENDER            
Male 639 629 438 444 331 329
Female 447 473 188 198 112 126
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 781 809 450 463 334 338
White 1,124 1,123 455 430 310 303
Black or African American 315 347 179 193 145 139
American Indian or Alaska Native 34 45 13 23 12 21
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 30 * 14 * 7 *
Asian 183 189 48 58 32 35
Two or More Races 125 95 51 56 40 35
Hispanic or Latino 309 325 168 169 129 127
EDUCATION            
< High School 377 342 166 168 128 124
High School Graduate 550 606 262 289 190 212
Some College 609 607 286 255 197 171
College Graduate 734 751 300 294 217 197
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 923 862 442 394 322 273
Part-Time 385 373 163 151 120 99
Unemployed 180 259 110 153 85 107
Other1 584 634 217 231 147 171
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Table 2.36D – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.37 0.38 0.22 0.22 0.16 0.16
GENDER            
Male 0.59 0.57 0.40 0.40 0.30 0.30
Female 0.38 0.40 0.16 0.17 0.10 0.11
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.40 0.41 0.23 0.24 0.17 0.17
White 0.45 0.46 0.27 0.26 0.19 0.19
Black or African American 1.03 1.08 0.67 0.69 0.56 0.51
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.74 4.30 1.47 2.21 1.31 1.93
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3.78 * 1.80 * 0.90 *
Asian 1.64 1.63 0.50 0.60 0.32 0.35
Two or More Races 3.79 3.03 2.01 2.09 1.57 1.40
Hispanic or Latino 1.02 1.04 0.55 0.54 0.43 0.41
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.93 0.85 0.47 0.48 0.36 0.36
High School Graduate 0.62 0.67 0.36 0.40 0.27 0.30
Some College 0.75 0.72 0.44 0.41 0.33 0.29
College Graduate 0.72 0.78 0.44 0.43 0.33 0.29
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.51 0.53 0.33 0.33 0.26 0.23
Part-Time 0.98 0.94 0.52 0.46 0.39 0.31
Unemployed 1.71 1.29 1.17 0.96 0.92 0.68
Other1 0.75 0.78 0.33 0.35 0.23 0.26
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Table 2.36P – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.9513   0.9626   0.9732  
GENDER            
Male 0.2646   0.4544   0.5081  
Female 0.1853   0.1118   0.0812  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.9282   0.8619   0.8508  
White 0.8760   0.3468   0.5781  
Black or African American 0.8862   0.4839   0.9271  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2859   0.1049   0.4537  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.5904   0.2815   0.6637  
Two or More Races 0.1576   0.3808   0.7066  
Hispanic or Latino 0.8061   0.7103   0.6692  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.6698   0.1258   0.7688  
High School Graduate 0.3414   0.3898   0.3220  
Some College 0.4237   0.1922   0.3648  
College Graduate 0.4084   0.5265   0.7562  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.2505   0.1410   0.1434  
Part-Time 0.0996   0.7649   0.5348  
Unemployed 0.3457   0.5499   0.9007  
Other1 0.4709   0.1709   0.0169  
100506
Table 2.37C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 706 670 955 907 981 957
AGE            
12-17 107 111 100 102 78 78
18-25 125 121 144 142 162 174
26 or Older 661 626 929 880 955 927
GENDER            
Male 374 393 592 571 632 650
Female 547 521 671 664 670 683
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 622 600 857 827 889 865
White 498 441 733 701 790 753
Black or African American 260 304 300 343 302 338
American Indian or Alaska Native 101 115 88 79 84 59
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 125 * * * *
Asian 413 439 359 361 285 306
Two or More Races 179 147 150 122 140 110
Hispanic or Latino 309 279 356 362 361 350
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Table 2.37D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.28 0.27 0.38 0.36 0.39 0.38
AGE            
12-17 0.43 0.45 0.40 0.42 0.31 0.32
18-25 0.38 0.36 0.44 0.42 0.49 0.52
26 or Older 0.34 0.32 0.48 0.45 0.50 0.48
GENDER            
Male 0.31 0.32 0.49 0.47 0.52 0.53
Female 0.43 0.40 0.52 0.51 0.52 0.53
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.29 0.28 0.40 0.38 0.41 0.40
White 0.29 0.26 0.43 0.41 0.47 0.44
Black or African American 0.88 1.01 1.02 1.14 1.02 1.12
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.78 3.16 4.81 4.25 5.10 4.00
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 4.48 * * * *
Asian 1.96 2.15 2.07 2.06 1.96 1.89
Two or More Races 1.97 1.79 3.07 2.56 3.17 2.77
Hispanic or Latino 0.88 0.78 1.02 1.01 1.03 0.97
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Table 2.37P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.1168   0.1741   0.6407  
AGE            
12-17 0.7583   0.4125   0.7762  
18-25 0.6605   0.1944   0.3196  
26 or Older 0.1667   0.2702   0.9141  
GENDER            
Male 0.7892   0.3745   0.8814  
Female 0.0737   0.2787   0.4338  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1522   0.1779   0.3209  
White 0.0502   0.1664   0.4660  
Black or African American 0.9281   0.6462   0.5196  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7012   0.6770   0.3086  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.6892   0.5862   0.8319  
Two or More Races 0.9171   0.5035   0.9819  
Hispanic or Latino 0.3767   0.6532   0.2784  
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Table 2.38C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 107 111 100 102 78 78
GENDER            
Male 75 79 70 73 52 57
Female 75 73 73 68 56 52
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 94 96 87 88 67 69
White 121 118 108 103 71 69
Black or African American 59 55 48 44 29 28
American Indian or Alaska Native 12 8 12 6 7 3
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 34 26 22 22 11 14
Two or More Races 19 21 17 16 11 12
Hispanic or Latino 50 54 51 50 39 40
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 76 79 68 69 45 47
Female, White, Not Hispanic 80 75 74 67 49 45
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 39 39 31 32 20 21
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 38 36 33 30 19 20
Male, Hispanic 50 63 44 54 30 35
Female, Hispanic 49 50 44 42 30 28
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Table 2.38D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.43 0.45 0.40 0.42 0.31 0.32
GENDER            
Male 0.59 0.63 0.55 0.58 0.41 0.46
Female 0.61 0.61 0.60 0.56 0.46 0.43
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.47 0.49 0.43 0.44 0.33 0.35
White 0.54 0.56 0.52 0.52 0.41 0.41
Black or African American 1.08 1.11 0.95 0.96 0.68 0.71
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.70 4.35 4.64 3.88 4.57 2.13
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.91 2.10 2.01 2.01 1.11 1.34
Two or More Races 2.78 2.92 2.58 2.73 1.90 2.22
Hispanic or Latino 1.07 1.11 1.07 1.04 0.82 0.82
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.73 0.75 0.67 0.69 0.53 0.55
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.77 0.79 0.77 0.75 0.60 0.57
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 1.54 1.57 1.35 1.40 0.96 1.06
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.50 1.52 1.34 1.35 0.91 0.98
Male, Hispanic 1.51 1.61 1.48 1.57 1.13 1.23
Female, Hispanic 1.55 1.53 1.52 1.38 1.17 1.04
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Table 2.38P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.7583   0.4125   0.7762  
GENDER            
Male 0.1105   0.2197   0.1300  
Female 0.0404   0.0194   0.2662  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1718   0.1299   0.8834  
White 0.1749   0.1590   0.6927  
Black or African American 0.6366   0.3573   0.6291  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7520   0.0886   0.3039  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.8623   0.5168   0.6124  
Two or More Races 0.6858   0.9374   0.2882  
Hispanic or Latino 0.0752   0.3367   0.7672  
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN            
Male, White, Not Hispanic 0.7157   0.9551   0.4777  
Female, White, Not Hispanic 0.0231   0.0601   0.2018  
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 0.8355   0.7863   0.4669  
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 0.6283   0.1015   0.9163  
Male, Hispanic 0.0116   0.0647   0.6053  
Female, Hispanic 0.9396   0.5851   0.9125  
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Table 2.39C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 125 121 144 142 162 174
GENDER            
Male 79 80 92 91 109 116
Female 83 81 96 97 106 110
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 107 105 122 123 143 153
White 330 347 317 339 277 305
Black or African American 138 142 127 129 102 104
American Indian or Alaska Native 19 21 15 18 13 17
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 80 74 75 71 58 54
Two or More Races 26 29 26 27 23 25
Hispanic or Latino 59 53 67 63 72 70
EDUCATION            
< High School 115 120 105 108 90 89
High School Graduate 195 201 185 193 152 165
Some College 251 264 245 258 207 226
College Graduate 149 142 146 141 137 134
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 246 200 234 190 206 169
Part-Time 185 194 176 188 149 166
Unemployed 86 110 81 104 70 89
Other1 160 193 148 187 124 162
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Table 2.39D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.38 0.36 0.44 0.42 0.49 0.52
GENDER            
Male 0.47 0.47 0.55 0.54 0.66 0.69
Female 0.51 0.49 0.59 0.58 0.65 0.66
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.39 0.38 0.45 0.45 0.53 0.56
White 0.42 0.40 0.48 0.48 0.57 0.60
Black or African American 1.02 0.98 1.17 1.09 1.26 1.29
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.49 4.38 4.79 4.93 5.28 5.02
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.24 1.89 2.33 2.09 2.44 2.25
Two or More Races 2.24 1.55 2.55 2.66 2.89 3.01
Hispanic or Latino 1.03 0.87 1.16 1.03 1.24 1.14
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.94 0.95 1.08 1.00 1.11 1.07
High School Graduate 0.63 0.57 0.69 0.65 0.77 0.77
Some College 0.58 0.52 0.66 0.63 0.78 0.81
College Graduate 0.56 0.65 0.70 0.76 1.01 1.03
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.45 0.44 0.54 0.54 0.66 0.69
Part-Time 0.69 0.65 0.77 0.78 0.90 0.95
Unemployed 1.07 0.91 1.28 1.00 1.42 1.22
Other1 0.99 0.83 1.11 0.97 1.15 1.13
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Table 2.39P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.6605   0.1944   0.3196  
GENDER            
Male 0.1324   0.0076   0.0837  
Female 0.4663   0.5503   0.7769  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.6061   0.1926   0.3234  
White 0.6503   0.2424   0.5840  
Black or African American 0.5337   0.2331   0.3133  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.0315   0.4246   0.8899  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.9973   0.9571   0.6541  
Two or More Races 0.3029   0.7709   0.4654  
Hispanic or Latino 0.8950   0.5337   0.5660  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.8744   0.3778   0.7498  
High School Graduate 1.0000   0.3839   0.1994  
Some College 0.1557   0.2959   0.3081  
College Graduate 0.1931   0.6955   0.6523  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.2885   0.1025   0.2584  
Part-Time 0.0233   0.0643   0.1525  
Unemployed 0.6518   0.8665   0.6279  
Other1 0.5611   0.0376   0.0030  
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Table 2.40C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 661 626 929 880 955 927
GENDER            
Male 335 366 570 558 615 630
Female 532 492 662 644 653 663
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 594 557 844 807 876 844
White 1,814 1,786 1,546 1,555 1,395 1,367
Black or African American 610 690 489 532 420 462
American Indian or Alaska Native * 105 * 73 * 56
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 385 417 336 342 276 293
Two or More Races 178 142 147 117 138 105
Hispanic or Latino 288 266 341 349 346 331
EDUCATION            
< High School 666 622 507 452 433 372
High School Graduate 960 986 810 817 688 721
Some College 905 891 826 788 716 698
College Graduate 1,201 1,240 1,109 1,136 1,008 1,032
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,427 1,383 1,289 1,259 1,150 1,118
Part-Time 588 561 517 495 478 455
Unemployed 288 372 242 333 222 302
Other1 1,104 1,139 875 945 755 790
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Table 2.40D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.34 0.32 0.48 0.45 0.50 0.48
GENDER            
Male 0.36 0.39 0.62 0.60 0.67 0.68
Female 0.53 0.49 0.66 0.64 0.65 0.66
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.35 0.33 0.50 0.48 0.52 0.50
White 0.35 0.30 0.54 0.51 0.58 0.55
Black or African American 1.16 1.34 1.39 1.55 1.37 1.53
American Indian or Alaska Native * 4.18 * 5.99 * 5.62
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.44 2.70 2.58 2.62 2.49 2.38
Two or More Races 2.43 2.21 4.28 3.58 4.41 3.83
Hispanic or Latino 1.17 1.06 1.39 1.40 1.41 1.32
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.23 1.09 1.29 1.24 1.21 1.11
High School Graduate 0.66 0.57 0.84 0.82 0.82 0.88
Some College 0.53 0.58 0.88 0.83 0.94 0.95
College Graduate 0.51 0.52 0.76 0.69 0.83 0.82
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.38 0.34 0.55 0.53 0.61 0.60
Part-Time 0.99 0.84 1.34 1.24 1.45 1.37
Unemployed 1.85 1.19 2.55 1.72 2.78 1.87
Other1 0.81 0.77 0.98 1.01 0.94 0.97
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Table 2.40P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.1667   0.2702   0.9141  
GENDER            
Male 0.5024   0.8640   0.4548  
Female 0.0324   0.1804   0.4069  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1792   0.2456   0.5121  
White 0.0529   0.2093   0.5836  
Black or African American 0.7589   0.8131   0.7712  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.6954   0.5454   0.9094  
Two or More Races 0.8702   0.4721   0.8812  
Hispanic or Latino 0.5959   0.8763   0.1833  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.4849   0.7253   0.2269  
High School Graduate 0.2844   0.6514   0.6233  
Some College 0.6922   0.7538   0.6782  
College Graduate 0.9477   0.0771   0.5810  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.1639   0.1388   0.2737  
Part-Time 0.0614   0.1951   0.6863  
Unemployed 0.2583   0.4299   0.1701  
Other1 0.9389   0.9458   0.2636  
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Table 2.41C – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
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 681 641 949 894 974 943
GENDER            
Male 349 374 584 567 626 642
Female 543 504 672 656 664 674
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 608 572 859 818 889 852
White 1,889 1,842 1,621 1,613 1,455 1,414
Black or African American 655 732 529 569 451 487
American Indian or Alaska Native 99 113 86 78 83 59
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 406 434 354 359 284 304
Two or More Races 180 145 150 120 139 109
Hispanic or Latino 302 271 356 357 357 344
EDUCATION            
< High School 682 644 521 476 446 389
High School Graduate 983 1,023 830 848 702 744
Some College 959 945 879 843 761 745
College Graduate 1,219 1,272 1,128 1,168 1,028 1,061
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 1,486 1,421 1,345 1,293 1,196 1,147
Part-Time 617 604 552 537 503 487
Unemployed 303 392 259 352 234 316
Other1 1,115 1,148 890 959 762 803
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Table 2.41D – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
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 0.30 0.28 0.42 0.39 0.43 0.42
GENDER            
Male 0.32 0.34 0.54 0.52 0.58 0.59
Female 0.47 0.43 0.58 0.56 0.57 0.57
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.31 0.29 0.44 0.42 0.46 0.43
White 0.31 0.27 0.48 0.45 0.51 0.48
Black or African American 0.97 1.12 1.17 1.30 1.15 1.28
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.95 3.42 5.33 4.79 5.50 4.57
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.11 2.34 2.25 2.29 2.17 2.08
Two or More Races 2.07 1.83 3.63 2.99 3.69 3.22
Hispanic or Latino 0.99 0.87 1.17 1.15 1.18 1.10
EDUCATION            
< High School 1.04 0.91 1.09 1.05 1.03 0.94
High School Graduate 0.56 0.49 0.71 0.69 0.70 0.74
Some College 0.44 0.48 0.73 0.69 0.78 0.79
College Graduate 0.48 0.49 0.71 0.65 0.77 0.77
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.34 0.31 0.49 0.48 0.54 0.54
Part-Time 0.74 0.63 0.98 0.90 1.07 1.02
Unemployed 1.27 0.87 1.76 1.23 1.89 1.34
Other1 0.73 0.70 0.89 0.90 0.85 0.87
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Table 2.41P – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
Demographic Characteristic Lifetime
(2008)
Lifetime
(2009)
Past Year
(2008)
Past Year
(2009)
Past Month
(2008)
Past Month
(2009)
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.1568   0.1914   0.7692  
GENDER            
Male 0.7301   0.5493   0.6739  
Female 0.0492   0.2104   0.4296  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1595   0.1787   0.4150  
White 0.0474   0.1653   0.5348  
Black or African American 0.8495   0.6497   0.6218  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7813   0.7710   0.3077  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.6974   0.5499   0.8561  
Two or More Races 0.9968   0.4329   1.0000  
Hispanic or Latino 0.5863   0.7675   0.2484  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.4647   0.9288   0.2392  
High School Graduate 0.3048   0.5493   0.8076  
Some College 0.4952   0.9044   0.5458  
College Graduate 0.9570   0.0869   0.6226  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.1115   0.1278   0.2568  
Part-Time 0.0182   0.0767   0.4348  
Unemployed 0.2828   0.5005   0.2295  
Other1 0.8902   0.7534   0.5435  
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Table 2.42C – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 981 957 733 785 412 406
AGE            
12-17 78 78 56 62 30 30
18-25 162 174 166 181 122 127
26 or Older 955 927 700 752 389 377
GENDER            
Male 632 650 585 605 355 349
Female 670 683 396 441 193 192
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 889 865 678 715 375 377
White 790 753 620 650 351 357
Black or African American 302 338 249 262 146 122
American Indian or Alaska Native 84 59 40 35 13 21
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * 11 11
Asian 285 306 138 118 54 31
Two or More Races 140 110 68 72 42 31
Hispanic or Latino 361 350 300 292 164 142
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Table 2.42D – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.39 0.38 0.29 0.31 0.16 0.16
AGE            
12-17 0.31 0.32 0.23 0.25 0.12 0.12
18-25 0.49 0.52 0.50 0.54 0.37 0.38
26 or Older 0.50 0.48 0.36 0.39 0.20 0.19
GENDER            
Male 0.52 0.53 0.48 0.49 0.29 0.29
Female 0.52 0.53 0.31 0.34 0.15 0.15
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.41 0.40 0.32 0.33 0.17 0.17
White 0.47 0.44 0.37 0.38 0.21 0.21
Black or African American 1.02 1.12 0.84 0.87 0.49 0.41
American Indian or Alaska Native 5.10 4.00 3.56 2.51 1.27 1.68
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * 1.20 1.42
Asian 1.96 1.89 1.21 1.01 0.50 0.28
Two or More Races 3.17 2.77 2.31 2.15 1.42 1.03
Hispanic or Latino 1.03 0.97 0.86 0.81 0.47 0.39
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Table 2.42P – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2009 Versus 2008
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.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2008 and 2009.
TOTAL 0.6407   0.3429   0.5837  
AGE            
12-17 0.7762   0.8892   0.4416  
18-25 0.3196   0.3324   0.1279  
26 or Older 0.9141   0.5415   0.7880  
GENDER            
Male 0.8814   0.9646   0.4251  
Female 0.4338   0.1033   0.7654  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.3209   0.2212   0.8214  
White 0.4660   0.1120   0.4946  
Black or African American 0.5196   0.6075   0.0782  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3086   0.6144   0.1999  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   0.9433  
Asian 0.8319   0.6255   0.1135  
Two or More Races 0.9819   0.5257   0.5538  
Hispanic or Latino 0.2784   0.6222   0.4028  

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