Figure 4.4 is a U.S. map showing any tobacco product use in past month among persons aged 26 or older, by State: percentages, annual averages based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs. States listed here in alphabetical order within each group were divided into five groups based on the magnitude of their percentages. States in the highest group (33.08 to 39.12 percent) were Arkansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and West Virginia. States in the next highest group (31.01 to 33.07 percent) were Alabama, Georgia, Indiana, Louisiana, Michigan, Montana, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, and Wyoming. States in the mid group (29.45 to 31.00 percent) were Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Illinois, Kansas, Maine, Minnesota, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Oregon, and Texas. States in the next lowest group (27.92 to 29.44 percent) were Delaware, District of Columbia, Iowa, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, and Wisconsin. States in the lowest group (20.09 to 27.91 percent) were California, Connecticut, Florida, Hawaii, Idaho, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Utah, and Washington.
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