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Table 2.1A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
172,217 173,921 84,958 85,999 71,519 72,873
Cigarettes 161,863 162,991 70,832 71,676 60,532 61,565
Smokeless Tobacco 44,793 45,832 10,442 11,295 7,682 8,231
Cigars 88,260 88,737 26,908 26,844 13,640 13,708
Pipe Tobacco2 38,462 38,411 -- -- 2,190 2,321
ALCOHOL
201,667 203,368 161,626 162,415 126,028 125,309
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 55,090 56,575
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 16,035 16,946
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Table 2.1B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
70.8 70.7 34.9 35.0 29.4 29.6
Cigarettes 66.6 66.3 29.1 29.1 24.9 25.0
Smokeless Tobacco 18.4 18.6 4.3 4.6 3.2 3.3
Cigars 36.3 36.1 11.1 10.9 5.6 5.6
Pipe Tobacco2 15.8 15.6 -- -- 0.9 0.9
ALCOHOL
82.9 82.7 66.5 66.0 51.8 50.9
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 22.7 23.0
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 6.6 6.9
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Table 2.2A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or 13: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
963 874 581a 486 251b 175
Cigarettes 823 721 485 407 197a 136
Smokeless Tobacco 186 181 97 87 41 30
Cigars 278 254 147 136 57 36
Pipe Tobacco2 61 68 -- -- 20 11
ALCOHOL
1,294 1,230 904 845 343 311
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 162 117
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 20 20
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Table 2.2B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or 13: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
11.7 10.9 7.1 6.0 3.0b 2.2
Cigarettes 10.0 9.0 5.9 5.1 2.4a 1.7
Smokeless Tobacco 2.3 2.3 1.2 1.1 0.5 0.4
Cigars 3.4 3.1 1.8 1.7 0.7 0.5
Pipe Tobacco2 0.7 0.8 -- -- 0.2 0.1
ALCOHOL
15.7 15.3 11.0 10.5 4.2 3.9
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 2.0 1.5
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 0.2 0.2
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Table 2.3A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 14 or 15: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
2,649 2,593 1,726 1,755 980 1,041
Cigarettes 2,250 2,223 1,383 1,392 802 801
Smokeless Tobacco 609 583 389 388 155 178
Cigars 1,127 1,150 771 774 285 341
Pipe Tobacco2 209 216 -- -- 56 65
ALCOHOL
3,632 3,662 2,948 2,933 1,315 1,378
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 694 789
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 144 108
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Table 2.3B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 14 or 15: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
30.5 29.4 19.8 19.9 11.3 11.8
Cigarettes 25.9 25.2 15.9 15.8 9.2 9.1
Smokeless Tobacco 7.0 6.6 4.5 4.4 1.8 2.0
Cigars 13.0 13.0 8.9 8.8 3.3 3.9
Pipe Tobacco2 2.4 2.5 -- -- 0.6 0.7
ALCOHOL
41.8 41.5 33.9 33.3 15.1 15.6
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 8.0 8.9
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 1.7 1.2
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Table 2.4A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 16 or 17: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
4,183 4,085 3,058 3,041 2,093 2,058
Cigarettes 3,708 3,616 2,519 2,516 1,734 1,696
Smokeless Tobacco 1,005 1,047 619a 739 328 392
Cigars 2,168 2,068 1,566 1,465 722 669
Pipe Tobacco2 364 356 -- -- 83 92
ALCOHOL
5,381 5,363 4,602 4,583 2,533 2,533
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 1,657 1,708
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 447 475
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Table 2.4B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 16 or 17: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
49.6 47.9 36.3 35.7 24.8 24.2
Cigarettes 44.0 42.4 29.9 29.5 20.6 19.9
Smokeless Tobacco 11.9 12.3 7.4a 8.7 3.9 4.6
Cigars 25.7 24.3 18.6 17.2 8.6 7.9
Pipe Tobacco2 4.3 4.2 -- -- 1.0 1.1
ALCOHOL
63.9 62.9 54.6 53.8 30.1 29.7
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 19.7 20.0
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 5.3 5.6
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Table 2.5A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 20: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
8,830 8,605 6,881 6,806 5,423 5,297
Cigarettes 8,093 7,765 5,837 5,797 4,629 4,555
Smokeless Tobacco 2,324 2,375 1,225 1,353 684 726
Cigars 5,205 5,125 3,554 3,532 1,881 1,778
Pipe Tobacco2 954 918 -- -- 242 185
ALCOHOL
10,365 10,319 9,275 9,236 6,628 6,602
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 4,684 4,625
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 1,685 1,756
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Table 2.5B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 20: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
68.1 67.3 53.1 53.2 41.8 41.4
Cigarettes 62.4 60.7 45.0 45.3 35.7 35.6
Smokeless Tobacco 17.9 18.6 9.4 10.6 5.3 5.7
Cigars 40.1 40.1 27.4 27.6 14.5 13.9
Pipe Tobacco2 7.4 7.2 -- -- 1.9 1.4
ALCOHOL
79.9 80.7 71.5 72.2 51.1 51.6
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 36.1 36.2
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 13.0 13.7
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Table 2.6A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 to 25: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
14,666 14,909 10,756 10,877 8,959 9,087
Cigarettes 13,786 14,029 9,511 9,594 8,037 8,027
Smokeless Tobacco 4,444 4,231 1,541 1,492 980 980
Cigars 8,831 8,996 4,302 4,396 2,013 2,194
Pipe Tobacco2 1,739 1,692 -- -- 229 246
ALCOHOL
17,471 17,991 16,028 16,578 13,155 13,680
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 8,913 9,189
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 3,282 3,336
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Table 2.6B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 21 to 25: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
75.1 74.7 55.1 54.5 45.9 45.6
Cigarettes 70.6 70.3 48.7 48.1 41.2 40.2
Smokeless Tobacco 22.8a 21.2 7.9 7.5 5.0 4.9
Cigars 45.2 45.1 22.0 22.0 10.3 11.0
Pipe Tobacco2 8.9 8.5 -- -- 1.2 1.2
ALCOHOL
89.5 90.2 82.1 83.1 67.4 68.6
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 45.7 46.1
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 16.8 16.7
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Table 2.7A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 to 34: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
26,198 26,678 15,823 16,473 13,147a 13,960
Cigarettes 24,694 24,956 13,582 13,879 11,516 11,961
Smokeless Tobacco 9,172 9,046 1,955 2,283 1,553 1,700
Cigars 14,781 15,308 5,066a 5,758 2,372a 2,837
Pipe Tobacco2 3,279 3,179 -- -- 291 316
ALCOHOL
31,520 31,472 27,573 27,221 21,800 21,699
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 11,474 12,000
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 3,357 3,528
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Table 2.7B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 to 34: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
75.2 76.0 45.4 46.9 37.7 39.8
Cigarettes 70.8 71.1 39.0 39.5 33.0 34.1
Smokeless Tobacco 26.3 25.8 5.6 6.5 4.5 4.8
Cigars 42.4 43.6 14.5a 16.4 6.8a 8.1
Pipe Tobacco2 9.4 9.1 -- -- 0.8 0.9
ALCOHOL
90.4 89.6 79.1 77.5 62.5 61.8
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 32.9 34.2
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 9.6 10.0
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Table 2.8A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 35 or Older: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
114,727 116,177 46,134 46,562 40,666 41,254
Cigarettes 108,509 109,681 37,516 38,092 33,616 34,388
Smokeless Tobacco 27,052 28,369 4,617 4,953 3,942 4,224
Cigars 55,871 55,837 11,501 10,783 6,309 5,852
Pipe Tobacco2 31,856 31,981 -- -- 1,270 1,407
ALCOHOL
132,005 133,331 100,296 101,019 80,255 79,105
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 27,505 28,147
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 7,100 7,723
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Table 2.8B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 35 or Older: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
76.2 76.0 30.6 30.5 27.0 27.0
Cigarettes 72.1 71.8 24.9 24.9 22.3 22.5
Smokeless Tobacco 18.0 18.6 3.1 3.2 2.6 2.8
Cigars 37.1 36.5 7.6 7.1 4.2 3.8
Pipe Tobacco2 21.2 20.9 -- -- 0.8 0.9
ALCOHOL
87.7 87.3 66.6 66.1 53.3a 51.8
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 18.3 18.4
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 4.7 5.1
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Table 2.9A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
92,316 93,500 49,876 51,249 42,175 43,389
Cigarettes 84,094 84,793 37,660 38,802 32,312 33,220
Smokeless Tobacco 38,121 38,579 9,497a 10,469 7,174 7,843
Cigars 65,743 65,476 21,321 21,003 11,355 11,092
Pipe Tobacco2 34,099 33,727 -- -- 1,877 2,023
ALCOHOL
101,742 102,646 82,926 83,275 68,497 68,025
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 36,025 37,298
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 12,172 12,775
70403
Table 2.9B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Males: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
78.3 78.3 42.3 42.9 35.8 36.4
Cigarettes 71.3 71.0 31.9 32.5 27.4 27.8
Smokeless Tobacco 32.3 32.3 8.1a 8.8 6.1 6.6
Cigars 55.8 54.9 18.1 17.6 9.6 9.3
Pipe Tobacco2 28.9 28.3 -- -- 1.6 1.7
ALCOHOL
86.3 86.0 70.3 69.8 58.1 57.0
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 30.5 31.2
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 10.3 10.7
70403
Table 2.10A – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
79,901 80,422 35,082 34,751 29,344 29,484
Cigarettes 77,769 78,198 33,173 32,875 28,220 28,345
Smokeless Tobacco 6,672 7,253 946 826 508 388
Cigars 22,517 23,261 5,586 5,841 2,285 2,616
Pipe Tobacco2 4,363 4,684 -- -- 313 298
ALCOHOL
99,925 100,722 78,700 79,140 57,531 57,283
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 19,065 19,276
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 3,863 4,172
70403
Table 2.10B – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Females: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Substance
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Information about past year use of pipe tobacco was not collected.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOBACCO PRODUCTS1
63.8 63.5 28.0 27.4 23.4 23.3
Cigarettes 62.1 61.7 26.5 26.0 22.5 22.4
Smokeless Tobacco 5.3 5.7 0.8 0.7 0.4 0.3
Cigars 18.0 18.4 4.5 4.6 1.8 2.1
Pipe Tobacco2 3.5 3.7 -- -- 0.3 0.2
ALCOHOL
79.8 79.5 62.8 62.5 45.9 45.2
Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 15.2 15.2
Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- -- -- 3.1 3.3
70403
Table 2.11A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Age Category
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
172,217 173,921 84,958 85,999 71,519 72,873
12 284 278 150 149 64 40
13 679 596 431a 337 187a 135
14 1,081 1,013 660 678 335 373
15 1,568 1,580 1,066 1,077 645 668
16 1,973 1,899 1,431 1,398 927 894
17 2,210 2,186 1,626 1,643 1,167 1,165
18 2,867 2,921 2,302 2,344 1,765 1,771
19 2,956 2,844 2,270 2,287 1,781 1,787
20 3,007 2,841 2,308 2,174 1,877 1,738
21 2,967 3,151 2,270 2,384 1,893 1,969
22 3,005 2,931 2,281 2,219 1,896 1,845
23 2,954 2,939 2,158 2,191 1,774 1,845
24 2,794 2,968 1,972 2,051 1,661 1,693
25 2,947 2,921 2,075 2,032 1,735 1,735
26-29 11,865 12,539 7,627 8,187 6,241a 6,953
30-34 14,333 14,139 8,196 8,286 6,906 7,008
35-39 15,201 15,595 8,171 8,249 7,008 7,099
40-44 18,474 17,329 9,497a 8,590 8,534a 7,725
45-49 17,487 17,534 8,652 8,706 7,635 7,712
50-54 15,653 16,117 6,389 7,329 5,610 6,425
55-59 13,275 13,628 4,744 5,279 4,106 4,758
60-64 10,333 10,418 3,338 3,131 2,974 2,919
65 or Older 24,304a 25,555 5,343 5,277 4,800 4,616
70403
Table 2.11B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Age Category
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
70.8 70.7 34.9 35.0 29.4 29.6
12 7.1 7.1 3.7 3.8 1.6 1.0
13 16.1 14.4 10.2a 8.1 4.4a 3.3
14 24.9 23.7 15.2 15.9 7.7 8.7
15 36.0 34.8 24.5 23.7 14.8 14.7
16 45.7 43.9 33.2 32.3 21.5 20.6
17 53.7 52.2 39.6 39.2 28.4 27.8
18 62.8 63.6 50.4 51.1 38.6 38.6
19 68.9 68.1 52.9 54.8 41.5 42.8
20 73.2 70.5 56.2 54.0 45.7 43.2
21 73.9 73.4 56.5 55.5 47.1 45.9
22 74.1 74.2 56.3 56.2 46.8 46.7
23 76.0 74.5 55.5 55.5 45.7 46.8
24 75.2 75.7 53.1 52.3 44.7 43.2
25 76.7 76.1 54.0 53.0 45.1 45.2
26-29 76.4 76.0 49.1 49.6 40.2 42.1
30-34 74.2 76.0 42.4 44.5 35.7 37.6
35-39 76.2 74.6 41.0 39.5 35.1 34.0
40-44 79.0 77.4 40.6 38.4 36.5 34.5
45-49 79.7 79.6 39.4 39.5 34.8 35.0
50-54 79.4 77.2 32.4 35.1 28.5 30.8
55-59 77.4 77.9 27.7 30.2 23.9 27.2
60-64 78.1 77.6 25.2 23.3 22.5 21.7
65 or Older 69.1 71.7 15.2 14.8 13.6 12.9
70403
Table 2.12A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Age Category
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
161,863 162,991 70,832 71,676 60,532 61,565
12 230 219 122 119 52a 27
13 593a 502 363 288 145 109
14 898 856 517 547 269 288
15 1,352 1,367 866 845 533 514
16 1,724 1,651 1,158 1,143 759 736
17 1,985 1,965 1,361 1,374 975 960
18 2,575 2,542 1,918 1,933 1,462 1,486
19 2,723 2,594 1,922 1,960 1,534 1,541
20 2,796 2,629 1,997 1,904 1,633 1,528
21 2,768 2,941 2,011 2,112 1,673 1,714
22 2,817 2,778 2,008 1,950 1,697 1,630
23 2,740 2,799 1,920 1,945 1,612 1,641
24 2,658 2,777 1,729 1,804 1,491 1,511
25 2,803 2,734 1,842 1,783 1,565 1,532
26-29 11,275 11,846 6,602 7,124 5,561 6,012
30-34 13,419 13,109 6,980 6,754 5,955 5,949
35-39 14,125 14,476 6,630 6,578 5,759 5,849
40-44 17,287 16,224 7,706 7,139 7,124 6,582
45-49 16,706 16,682 7,202 7,172 6,516 6,523
50-54 14,946 15,135 5,343 6,126 4,840 5,581
55-59 12,710 12,987 3,882 4,423 3,346 3,975
60-64 9,815 10,110 2,748 2,702 2,515 2,492
65 or Older 22,919 24,066 4,004 3,951 3,517 3,386
70403
Table 2.12B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Age Category
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
66.6 66.3 29.1 29.1 24.9 25.0
12 5.8 5.6 3.0 3.1 1.3a 0.7
13 14.0 12.1 8.6 6.9 3.4 2.6
14 20.7 20.0 11.9 12.8 6.2 6.7
15 31.0 30.1 19.9 18.6 12.2 11.3
16 40.0 38.1 26.8 26.4 17.6 17.0
17 48.3 46.9 33.1 32.8 23.7 22.9
18 56.4 55.4 42.0 42.1 32.0 32.4
19 63.4 62.1 44.8 46.9 35.7 36.9
20 68.1 65.3 48.6 47.3 39.8 37.9
21 68.9 68.5 50.1 49.2 41.6 39.9
22 69.5 70.3 49.5 49.4 41.8 41.3
23 70.5 70.9 49.4 49.3 41.5 41.6
24 71.5 70.8 46.5 46.0 40.1 38.5
25 72.9 71.3 47.9 46.5 40.7 39.9
26-29 72.6 71.8 42.5 43.2 35.8 36.4
30-34 69.4 70.4 36.1 36.3 30.8 32.0
35-39 70.8 69.3 33.3 31.5 28.9 28.0
40-44 73.9 72.5 33.0 31.9 30.5 29.4
45-49 76.2 75.7 32.8 32.6 29.7 29.6
50-54 75.8 72.5 27.1 29.3 24.5 26.7
55-59 74.1 74.2 22.6 25.3 19.5 22.7
60-64 74.2 75.3 20.8 20.1 19.0 18.6
65 or Older 65.2 67.5 11.4 11.1 10.0 9.5
70403
Table 2.13A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Age Category
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
44,793 45,832 10,442 11,295 7,682 8,231
12 56 67 24 31 7 14
13 130 115 73 56 33a 16
14 224 219 140 134 59 59
15 386 364 249 253 96 119
16 464 475 292 347 167 178
17 542 572 328 392 161a 214
18 716a 861 456a 567 251 295
19 743 765 409 425 230 233
20 864 750 360 361 203 199
21 849 869 362 359 223 222
22 888 810 376a 289 222 186
23 920 851 279 292 182 195
24 888 867 263 288 176 181
25 900 832 261 263 177 195
26-29 3,967 4,050 883a 1,171 679 865
30-34 5,205 4,996 1,072 1,112 874 835
35-39 5,410 5,625 1,005 1,262 798a 1,097
40-44 5,525 5,549 1,064 939 907 792
45-49 4,058 4,286 569 739 510 660
50-54 2,978 3,311 491 493 398 416
55-59 2,617 2,836 376 512 358 402
60-64 2,070 1,899 427a 174 353 173
65 or Older 4,394 4,863 685 834 618 683
70403
Table 2.13B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Age Category
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
18.4 18.6 4.3 4.6 3.2 3.3
12 1.4 1.7 0.6 0.8 0.2 0.4
13 3.1 2.8 1.7 1.3 0.8a 0.4
14 5.2 5.1 3.2 3.1 1.4 1.4
15 8.8 8.0 5.7 5.6 2.2 2.6
16 10.7 11.0 6.8 8.0 3.9 4.1
17 13.2 13.7 8.0 9.4 3.9a 5.1
18 15.7a 18.8 10.0a 12.4 5.5 6.4
19 17.3 18.3 9.5 10.2 5.4 5.6
20 21.0 18.6 8.8 9.0 4.9 4.9
21 21.1 20.3 9.0 8.4 5.6 5.2
22 21.9 20.5 9.3a 7.3 5.5 4.7
23 23.7 21.6 7.2 7.4 4.7 5.0
24 23.9 22.1 7.1 7.4 4.7 4.6
25 23.4 21.7 6.8 6.9 4.6 5.1
26-29 25.5 24.6 5.7 7.1 4.4 5.2
30-34 26.9 26.8 5.5 6.0 4.5 4.5
35-39 27.1 26.9 5.0 6.0 4.0 5.2
40-44 23.6 24.8 4.5 4.2 3.9 3.5
45-49 18.5 19.5 2.6 3.4 2.3 3.0
50-54 15.1 15.9 2.5 2.4 2.0 2.0
55-59 15.3 16.2 2.2 2.9 2.1 2.3
60-64 15.6 14.1 3.2a 1.3 2.7 1.3
65 or Older 12.5 13.6 1.9 2.3 1.8 1.9
70403
Table 2.14A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Age Category
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
88,260 88,737 26,908 26,844 13,640 13,708
12 68 81 36 41 12 7
13 210 173 112 95 45 30
14 440 418 290 280 96 121
15 687 732 481 494 189 220
16 958 956 708 649 309 288
17 1,210 1,112 858 816 413 381
18 1,696 1,708 1,283 1,339 695 649
19 1,735 1,736 1,166 1,186 598 591
20 1,773 1,681 1,105 1,007 589 538
21 1,822 1,874 1,043 1,058 482 522
22 1,764 1,868 923 987 407 476
23 1,780 1,710 831 809 405 404
24 1,765 1,823 780 809 375 402
25 1,699 1,722 725 732 344 390
26-29 6,895 7,374 2,583 2,953 1,171a 1,543
30-34 7,886 7,934 2,483 2,805 1,201 1,294
35-39 8,238 8,560 2,719 2,298 1,383 1,147
40-44 9,082 8,612 2,584a 2,075 1,382 1,086
45-49 9,119 8,329 2,427 2,187 1,244 1,187
50-54 7,646 8,498 1,495 1,704 945 828
55-59 6,529 6,718 1,002 1,205 507 757
60-64 4,872 4,897 508 515 294 346
65 or Older 10,383 10,221 766 798 555 500
70403
Table 2.14B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Age Category
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
36.3 36.1 11.1 10.9 5.6 5.6
12 1.7 2.1 0.9 1.0 0.3 0.2
13 5.0 4.2 2.6 2.3 1.1 0.7
14 10.1 9.8 6.7 6.5 2.2 2.8
15 15.8 16.1 11.0 10.9 4.3 4.8
16 22.2 22.1 16.4 15.0 7.2 6.6
17 29.4a 26.5 20.9 19.5 10.0 9.1
18 37.1 37.2 28.1 29.2 15.2 14.1
19 40.4 41.6 27.2 28.4 13.9 14.2
20 43.2 41.7 26.9 25.0 14.3 13.4
21 45.4 43.6 26.0 24.6 12.0 12.2
22 43.5a 47.3 22.8 25.0 10.0 12.1
23 45.8 43.3 21.4 20.5 10.4 10.2
24 47.5 46.5 21.0 20.6 10.1 10.3
25 44.2 44.9 18.9 19.1 8.9 10.2
26-29 44.4 44.7 16.6 17.9 7.5a 9.4
30-34 40.8 42.6 12.8a 15.1 6.2 7.0
35-39 41.3 41.0 13.6a 11.0 6.9 5.5
40-44 38.8 38.5 11.1 9.3 5.9 4.9
45-49 41.6a 37.8 11.1 9.9 5.7 5.4
50-54 38.8 40.7 7.6 8.2 4.8 4.0
55-59 38.1 38.4 5.8 6.9 3.0 4.3
60-64 36.8 36.5 3.8 3.8 2.2 2.6
65 or Older 29.5 28.7 2.2 2.2 1.6 1.4
70403
Table 2.15A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Age Category
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
201,667 203,368 161,626 162,415 126,028 125,309
12 385 372 229 224 99 75
13 909 858 675 621 244 236
14 1,446 1,493 1,170 1,157 461 505
15 2,186 2,169 1,779 1,776 854 873
16 2,618 2,584 2,208 2,209 1,166 1,180
17 2,763 2,779 2,394 2,374 1,367 1,353
18 3,422 3,496 3,043 3,187 2,026 2,119
19 3,471 3,378 3,106 2,987 2,235 2,189
20 3,472 3,445 3,126 3,062 2,367 2,293
21 3,569 3,845 3,381 3,601 2,788 3,013
22 3,552 3,558 3,255 3,325 2,684 2,796
23 3,541 3,604 3,251 3,331 2,701 2,750
24 3,319 3,530 2,987 3,215 2,408 2,609
25 3,489 3,454 3,155 3,105 2,574 2,512
26-29 14,133 14,939 12,525 12,993 9,895 10,482
30-34 17,387 16,534 15,048 14,228 11,905 11,217
35-39 18,247 18,982 15,527 15,890 12,434 12,347
40-44 21,186 20,270 17,295 16,651 14,044a 12,682
45-49 20,201 20,264 16,132 16,372 13,213 12,977
50-54 18,091 18,837 14,257 14,319 11,501 11,680
55-59 15,101 15,305 10,718 11,408 8,720 9,285
60-64 11,147 11,778 7,958 8,316 6,289 6,448
65 or Older 28,032 27,895 18,409 18,063 14,054 13,688
70403
Table 2.15B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Age Category
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
82.9 82.7 66.5 66.0 51.8 50.9
12 9.6 9.5 5.7 5.7 2.5 1.9
13 21.5 20.7 16.0 15.0 5.8 5.7
14 33.3 34.9 27.0 27.0 10.6 11.8
15 50.2 47.8 40.8 39.1 19.6 19.2
16 60.7 59.7 51.2 51.0 27.0 27.3
17 67.2 66.3 58.2 56.7 33.2 32.3
18 74.9 76.2 66.6 69.5 44.4 46.2
19 80.9 80.9 72.4 71.5 52.1 52.4
20 84.5 85.5 76.1 76.0 57.6 56.9
21 88.9 89.6 84.2 83.9 69.4 70.2
22 87.6a 90.1 80.3b 84.2 66.2b 70.8
23 91.1 91.3 83.6 84.4 69.5 69.7
24 89.3 90.0 80.4 82.0 64.8 66.5
25 90.8 90.0 82.1 80.9 67.0 65.5
26-29 91.0 90.6 80.7 78.8 63.7 63.5
30-34 89.9 88.8 77.9 76.4 61.6 60.3
35-39 91.5 90.8 77.9 76.0 62.4a 59.1
40-44 90.6 90.6 74.0 74.4 60.1a 56.7
45-49 92.1 92.0 73.6 74.3 60.2 58.9
50-54 91.8 90.2 72.3 68.6 58.3 55.9
55-59 88.0 87.4 62.5 65.2 50.8 53.0
60-64 84.3 87.7 60.2 61.9 47.5 48.0
65 or Older 79.7 78.2 52.3 50.7 40.0 38.4
70403
Table 2.16A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Age Category
TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use
Binge Alcohol Use
Heavy Alcohol Use
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
126,028 125,309 55,090 56,575 16,035 16,946
12 99 75 53a 23 5 *
13 244 236 109 94 15 20
14 461 505 224 265 41 29
15 854 873 470 524 103 79
16 1,166 1,180 726 788 179 194
17 1,367 1,353 931 920 268 280
18 2,026 2,119 1,408 1,501 486 589
19 2,235 2,189 1,636 1,552 601 603
20 2,367 2,293 1,640 1,572 597 564
21 2,788 3,013 2,006 2,118 794 836
22 2,684 2,796 1,891 1,932 777 682
23 2,701 2,750 1,853 1,863 643 680
24 2,408 2,609 1,549 1,697 532 631
25 2,574 2,512 1,614 1,579 536 507
26-29 9,895 10,482 5,483a 6,322 1,665 1,959
30-34 11,905 11,217 5,991 5,678 1,692 1,569
35-39 12,434 12,347 5,526 5,766 1,395 1,532
40-44 14,044a 12,682 6,197 5,689 1,676 1,489
45-49 13,213 12,977 5,120 5,248 1,392 1,541
50-54 11,501 11,680 3,739a 4,603 1,080 1,402
55-59 8,720 9,285 2,433 2,408 562 812
60-64 6,289 6,448 1,570 1,719 404 361
65 or Older 14,054 13,688 2,921 2,714 591 586
70403
Table 2.16B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month, by Detailed Age Category: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Age Category
TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use
Binge Alcohol Use
Heavy Alcohol Use
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
51.8 50.9 22.7 23.0 6.6 6.9
12 2.5 1.9 1.3a 0.6 0.1 *
13 5.8 5.7 2.6 2.3 0.4 0.5
14 10.6 11.8 5.2 6.2 1.0 0.7
15 19.6 19.2 10.8 11.5 2.4 1.7
16 27.0 27.3 16.8 18.2 4.2 4.5
17 33.2 32.3 22.7 22.0 6.5 6.7
18 44.4 46.2 30.8 32.7 10.6 12.8
19 52.1 52.4 38.1 37.2 14.0 14.4
20 57.6 56.9 39.9 39.0 14.5 14.0
21 69.4 70.2 49.9 49.3 19.8 19.5
22 66.2b 70.8 46.6 48.9 19.2 17.3
23 69.5 69.7 47.7 47.2 16.5 17.2
24 64.8 66.5 41.7 43.3 14.3 16.1
25 67.0 65.5 42.0 41.2 14.0 13.2
26-29 63.7 63.5 35.3 38.3 10.7 11.9
30-34 61.6 60.3 31.0 30.5 8.8 8.4
35-39 62.4a 59.1 27.7 27.6 7.0 7.3
40-44 60.1a 56.7 26.5 25.4 7.2 6.7
45-49 60.2 58.9 23.3 23.8 6.3 7.0
50-54 58.3 55.9 19.0 22.0 5.5 6.7
55-59 50.8 53.0 14.2 13.8 3.3 4.6
60-64 47.5 48.0 11.9 12.8 3.1 2.7
65 or Older 40.0 38.4 8.3 7.6 1.7 1.6
70403
Table 2.17A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
172,217 173,921 84,958 85,999 71,519 72,873
AGE
           
12-17 7,795 7,552 5,365 5,282 3,324 3,275
18-25 23,496 23,514 17,637 17,683 14,382 14,384
26 or Older 140,926 142,854 61,957 63,034 53,813 55,215
GENDER
           
Male 92,316 93,500 49,876 51,249 42,175 43,389
Female 79,901 80,422 35,082 34,751 29,344 29,484
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 153,406 154,833 75,000 75,921 63,639 64,727
White 128,410 129,333 61,887 62,281 52,414 52,884
Black or African American 17,371 17,522 9,174 9,566 8,125 8,477
American Indian or Alaska Native 931 971 614 602 527 521
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 488 * 264 * 215 *
Asian 4,482 4,567 2,017 2,126 1,472 1,649
Two or More Races 1,725 1,839 1,043 1,006 886 901
Hispanic or Latino 18,811 19,088 9,958 10,079 7,881 8,145
70403
Table 2.17B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
70.8 70.7 34.9 35.0 29.4 29.6
AGE
           
12-17 30.7 29.7 21.2 20.8 13.1 12.9
18-25 72.3 71.8 54.3 54.0 44.3 43.9
26 or Older 76.0 76.0 33.4 33.5 29.0 29.4
GENDER
           
Male 78.3 78.3 42.3 42.9 35.8 36.4
Female 63.8 63.5 28.0 27.4 23.4 23.3
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 72.7 72.8 35.5 35.7 30.1 30.4
White 76.5 76.8 36.9 37.0 31.2 31.4
Black or African American 60.7 60.2 32.1 32.9 28.4 29.1
American Indian or Alaska Native 73.6 78.8 48.5 48.9 41.7 42.3
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 68.9 * 37.3 * 30.3 *
Asian 44.3 44.4 19.9 20.7 14.6 16.0
Two or More Races 66.1 69.8 40.0 38.2 33.9 34.2
Hispanic or Latino 58.5 57.1 31.0 30.2 24.5 24.4
70403
Table 2.18A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
7,795 7,552 5,365 5,282 3,324 3,275
GENDER
           
Male 4,136 4,069 2,917 2,877 1,843 1,810
Female 3,659 3,483 2,447 2,405 1,481 1,464
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,508 6,317 4,501 4,472 2,868 2,829
White 5,163 5,047 3,745 3,685 2,413 2,379
Black or African American 975 899 532 519 318 301
American Indian or Alaska Native 72 58 52 * 43 32
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 147 169 75 123 33 54
Two or More Races 128 126 81 94 53 60
Hispanic or Latino 1,287 1,235 864 811 456 445
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
           
Male, White, Not Hispanic 2,798 2,731 2,058 2,046 1,350 1,332
Female, White, Not Hispanic 2,365 2,316 1,687 1,639 1,063 1,047
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 485 474 284 272 181 159
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 490 425 248 247 138 142
Male, Hispanic 684 674 473 424 251 246
Female, Hispanic 603 561 391 386 205 199
70403
Table 2.18B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
30.7 29.7 21.2 20.8 13.1 12.9
GENDER
           
Male 31.9 31.4 22.5 22.2 14.2 14.0
Female 29.5 28.0 19.7 19.4 11.9 11.8
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 31.0 30.3 21.5 21.5 13.7 13.6
White 33.5 33.1 24.3 24.2 15.7 15.6
Black or African American 25.2 23.1 13.7 13.3 8.2 7.7
American Indian or Alaska Native 44.2 43.0 32.2 * 26.1 23.2
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 13.9 16.4 7.1 12.0 3.1 5.2
Two or More Races 31.9 30.4 20.2 22.6 13.2 14.5
Hispanic or Latino 29.3 27.1 19.7 17.8 10.4 9.8
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
           
Male, White, Not Hispanic 35.5 35.1 26.1 26.3 17.1 17.1
Female, White, Not Hispanic 31.4 31.1 22.4 22.0 14.1 14.0
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 24.8 23.7 14.5 13.6 9.3 7.9
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 25.6 22.5 12.9 13.1 7.2 7.5
Male, Hispanic 30.5 29.0 21.1 18.2 11.2 10.6
Female, Hispanic 28.0 25.2 18.2 17.3 9.5 8.9
70403
Table 2.19A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
23,496 23,514 17,637 17,683 14,382 14,384
GENDER
           
Male 12,618 12,652 10,128 10,140 8,425 8,409
Female 10,878 10,863 7,509 7,543 5,957 5,974
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,765 19,878 15,060 15,268 12,389 12,562
White 15,812 15,988 12,392 12,457 10,154 10,303
Black or African American 2,659 2,554 1,738 1,794 1,487 1,490
American Indian or Alaska Native 174 164 136 134 123 101
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 770 773 535 570 413 403
Two or More Races 259 264 199 211 160 182
Hispanic or Latino 3,731 3,636 2,576 2,415 1,993 1,822
EDUCATION
           
< High School 4,817 4,581 3,949 3,758 3,415 3,273
High School Graduate 8,157 8,169 6,223 6,383 5,208 5,349
Some College 7,565 7,634 5,581 5,537 4,430 4,285
College Graduate 2,957 3,130 1,883 2,005 1,329 1,476
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 11,796 12,044 8,801 8,969 7,361 7,495
Part-Time 5,785 5,659 4,336 4,172 3,311 3,196
Unemployed 1,925 1,862 1,596 1,541 1,394 1,386
Other1 3,990 3,949 2,904 3,000 2,316 2,308
70403
Table 2.19B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
72.3 71.8 54.3 54.0 44.3 43.9
GENDER
           
Male 77.2 76.7 62.0 61.5 51.6 51.0
Female 67.4 66.9 46.5 46.4 36.9 36.8
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 73.9 73.9 56.3 56.7 46.3 46.7
White 78.7 79.2 61.7 61.7 50.5 51.0
Black or African American 60.0 56.9 39.2 40.0 33.6 33.2
American Indian or Alaska Native 80.2a 90.6 62.9 73.9 56.9 56.1
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 50.7 50.5 35.3 37.2 27.2 26.3
Two or More Races 75.8 75.9 58.2 60.9 46.8 52.4
Hispanic or Latino 64.9 62.4 44.8 41.4 34.7a 31.3
EDUCATION
           
< High School 72.3 70.3 59.3 57.6 51.3 50.2
High School Graduate 72.7 72.5 55.4 56.6 46.4 47.5
Some College 72.3 71.9 53.3 52.1 42.3 40.4
College Graduate 71.4 72.3 45.5 46.3 32.1 34.1
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 76.9 76.3 57.4 56.8 48.0 47.5
Part-Time 70.2 68.4 52.6 50.4 40.2 38.6
Unemployed 74.8 74.6 62.0 61.8 54.2 55.6
Other1 63.0 63.8 45.8 48.5 36.6 37.3
70403
Table 2.20A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
140,926 142,854 61,957 63,034 53,813 55,215
GENDER
           
Male 75,562a 76,779 36,831 38,231 31,907 33,169
Female 65,364 66,076 25,126 24,803 21,906 22,045
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 127,133 128,638 55,439 56,181 48,381 49,336
White 107,436 108,298 45,750 46,139 39,846 40,202
Black or African American 13,736 14,069 6,904 7,253 6,319 6,686
American Indian or Alaska Native * * 425 * 361 389
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 3,566 3,626 1,407 1,432 1,027 1,193
Two or More Races 1,338 1,449 764 701 673 659
Hispanic or Latino 13,793 14,216 6,518 6,853 5,432 5,879
EDUCATION
           
< High School 19,976 21,208 11,725 12,517 10,524 11,613
High School Graduate 43,670 43,921 21,875 21,734 20,163 19,866
Some College 35,464 35,642 15,670 15,883 13,657 13,915
College Graduate 41,816 42,084 12,687 12,901 9,469 9,821
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 83,135 83,010 39,615 40,653 33,878 34,935
Part-Time 15,231 15,661 5,479 5,865 4,816 5,172
Unemployed 3,866 3,580 2,517 2,479 2,244 2,297
Other1 38,693 40,603 14,345 14,036 12,875 12,810
70403
Table 2.20B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
76.0 76.0 33.4 33.5 29.0 29.4
GENDER
           
Male 85.2 85.4 41.6 42.5 36.0 36.9
Female 67.6 67.4 26.0 25.3 22.6 22.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 77.8 78.0 33.9 34.1 29.6 29.9
White 81.2 81.5 34.6 34.7 30.1 30.2
Black or African American 67.7 67.9 34.0 35.0 31.1 32.3
American Indian or Alaska Native * * 48.0 * 40.8 42.4
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 47.3 46.9 18.7 18.5 13.6 15.4
Two or More Races 71.6 77.3 40.9 37.4 36.0 35.2
Hispanic or Latino 62.7 61.7 29.6 29.7 24.7 25.5
EDUCATION
           
< High School 68.8 70.4 40.4 41.5 36.2 38.5
High School Graduate 76.2 75.9 38.2 37.6 35.2 34.4
Some College 79.2 79.8 35.0 35.6 30.5 31.2
College Graduate 77.0 76.1 23.4 23.3 17.4 17.8
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 79.0 78.5 37.6 38.4 32.2 33.0
Part-Time 75.7 76.0 27.2 28.5 23.9 25.1
Unemployed 76.9 78.5 50.0 54.4 44.6 50.4
Other1 70.4 71.3 26.1 24.7 23.4 22.5
70403
Table 2.21A – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
164,422 166,369 79,593 80,717 68,195 69,598
GENDER
           
Male 88,180a 89,431 46,959 48,371 40,332 41,578
Female 76,242 76,938 32,635 32,346 27,863 28,020
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 146,898 148,516 70,499 71,449 60,770 61,898
White 123,248 124,286 58,142 58,596 50,000 50,505
Black or African American 16,395 16,623 8,643 9,047 7,807 8,176
American Indian or Alaska Native 859 912 561 558 484 490
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 248 * 206 *
Asian 4,335 4,398 1,943 2,003 1,440 1,595
Two or More Races 1,597 1,713 963 912 833 841
Hispanic or Latino 17,524 17,853 9,094 9,268 7,425 7,700
EDUCATION
           
< High School 24,793 25,789 15,674 16,275 13,939 14,887
High School Graduate 51,827 52,090 28,098 28,117 25,371 25,215
Some College 43,029 43,276 21,250 21,420 18,087 18,199
College Graduate 44,773 45,214 14,571 14,905 10,798 11,297
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 94,931 95,054 48,416 49,623 41,238 42,430
Part-Time 21,016 21,320 9,815 10,037 8,128 8,368
Unemployed 5,791 5,442 4,113 4,021 3,638 3,683
Other1 42,684 44,552 17,249 17,036 15,191 15,118
70403
Table 2.21B – Tobacco Product Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
75.5 75.4 36.5 36.6 31.3 31.5
GENDER
           
Male 84.0 84.1 44.7 45.5 38.4 39.1
Female 67.5 67.3 28.9 28.3 24.7 24.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 77.3 77.4 37.1 37.3 32.0 32.3
White 80.9 81.2 38.2 38.3 32.8 33.0
Black or African American 66.3 65.9 35.0 35.9 31.6 32.4
American Indian or Alaska Native 77.9 83.2 50.9 50.9 44.0 44.7
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 39.4 * 32.7 *
Asian 47.8 47.5 21.4 21.6 15.9 17.2
Two or More Races 72.2 77.1 43.5 41.1 37.7 37.9
Hispanic or Latino 63.2 61.8 32.8 32.1 26.8 26.7
EDUCATION
           
< High School 69.4 70.4 43.9 44.4 39.0 40.6
High School Graduate 75.6 75.4 41.0 40.7 37.0 36.5
Some College 77.9 78.3 38.5 38.8 32.8 32.9
College Graduate 76.6 75.8 24.9 25.0 18.5 18.9
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 78.7 78.2 40.2 40.8 34.2 34.9
Part-Time 74.1 73.8 34.6 34.7 28.6 29.0
Unemployed 76.2 77.1 54.1 57.0 47.8 52.2
Other1 69.6 70.6 28.1 27.0 24.8 24.0
70403
Table 2.22A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
161,863 162,991 70,832 71,676 60,532 61,565
AGE
           
12-17 6,781 6,560 4,387 4,315 2,733 2,634
18-25 21,879 21,794 15,348 15,390 12,667 12,582
26 or Older 133,203 134,637 51,098 51,971 45,133 46,349
GENDER
           
Male 84,094 84,793 37,660 38,802 32,312 33,220
Female 77,769 78,198 33,173 32,875 28,220 28,345
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 144,099 145,024 61,868 62,511 53,422 54,069
White 121,079 121,458 50,568 50,919 43,604 43,931
Black or African American 15,921 15,909 7,840 7,998 6,995 7,101
American Indian or Alaska Native 875 902 531 548 455 469
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 456 * 248 * 204 *
Asian 4,158 4,394 1,761 1,856 1,358 1,499
Two or More Races 1,610 1,783 920 891 806 804
Hispanic or Latino 17,764 17,967 8,964 9,166 7,110 7,497
70403
Table 2.22B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
66.6 66.3 29.1 29.1 24.9 25.0
AGE
           
12-17 26.7 25.8 17.3 17.0 10.8 10.4
18-25 67.3 66.6 47.2 47.0 39.0 38.4
26 or Older 71.9 71.7 27.6 27.7 24.3 24.7
GENDER
           
Male 71.3 71.0 31.9 32.5 27.4 27.8
Female 62.1 61.7 26.5 26.0 22.5 22.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 68.3 68.2 29.3 29.4 25.3 25.4
White 72.2 72.1 30.1 30.2 26.0 26.1
Black or African American 55.7 54.6 27.4 27.5 24.5 24.4
American Indian or Alaska Native 69.2 73.2 42.0 44.5 36.0 38.1
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 64.4 * 35.0 * 28.8 *
Asian 41.1 42.7 17.4 18.0 13.4 14.6
Two or More Races 61.7 67.7 35.2 33.8 30.9 30.5
Hispanic or Latino 55.3 53.8 27.9 27.4 22.1 22.4
70403
Table 2.23A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
6,781 6,560 4,387 4,315 2,733 2,634
GENDER
           
Male 3,407 3,343 2,185 2,160 1,387 1,302
Female 3,374 3,217 2,202 2,156 1,345 1,332
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,624 5,453 3,651 3,626 2,331 2,262
White 4,440 4,338 3,055 2,969 1,965 1,889
Black or African American 840 780 409 419 252 235
American Indian or Alaska Native 66 55 41 * 29 29
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 141 152 68 114 32 53
Two or More Races 116 113 67 79 44 52
Hispanic or Latino 1,157 1,107 736 689 402 372
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
           
Male, White, Not Hispanic 2,230 2,188 1,505 1,475 987 919
Female, White, Not Hispanic 2,209 2,150 1,550 1,494 978 970
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 421 397 224 220 145 117
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 419 382 185 199 107 118
Male, Hispanic 600 592 379 354 206 200
Female, Hispanic 557 516 356 335 195 172
70403
Table 2.23B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
26.7 25.8 17.3 17.0 10.8 10.4
GENDER
           
Male 26.3 25.8 16.9 16.7 10.7 10.0
Female 27.2 25.9 17.8 17.4 10.8 10.7
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 26.8 26.2 17.4 17.4 11.1 10.9
White 28.8 28.5 19.8 19.5 12.8 12.4
Black or African American 21.7 20.0 10.6 10.8 6.5 6.0
American Indian or Alaska Native 40.4 40.2 25.0 * 18.0 21.2
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 13.3 14.7 6.4 11.0 3.0 5.2
Two or More Races 29.2 27.2 16.7 19.2 11.0 12.7
Hispanic or Latino 26.3 24.3 16.8 15.1 9.1 8.2
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
           
Male, White, Not Hispanic 28.3 28.1 19.1 18.9 12.5 11.8
Female, White, Not Hispanic 29.4 28.8 20.6 20.0 13.0 13.0
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 21.5 19.8 11.5 11.0 7.4 5.9
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 21.9 20.2 9.6 10.5 5.6 6.2
Male, Hispanic 26.8 25.4 16.9 15.2 9.2 8.6
Female, Hispanic 25.9 23.1 16.6 15.0 9.1 7.7
70403
Table 2.24A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
21,879 21,794 15,348 15,390 12,667 12,582
GENDER
           
Male 11,456 11,402 8,350 8,383 7,007 6,909
Female 10,423 10,392 6,998 7,007 5,660 5,673
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 18,371 18,334 13,010 13,159 10,830 10,903
White 14,734 14,780 10,689 10,780 8,885 8,958
Black or African American 2,409 2,305 1,484 1,481 1,270 1,232
American Indian or Alaska Native 170 * 123 * 111 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 721 723 472 506 364 383
Two or More Races 249 252 185 183 150 162
Hispanic or Latino 3,508 3,461 2,337 2,231 1,836 1,680
EDUCATION
           
< High School 4,587 4,349 3,652 3,462 3,161 3,024
High School Graduate 7,636 7,632 5,485 5,637 4,626 4,737
Some College 6,976 6,957 4,705 4,664 3,778 3,587
College Graduate 2,680 2,857 1,506 1,627 1,102 1,235
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 11,095 11,347 7,714 7,910 6,543 6,626
Part-Time 5,309 5,073 3,649 3,504 2,815 2,708
Unemployed 1,821 1,744 1,450 1,398 1,275 1,253
Other1 3,653 3,631 2,535 2,578 2,033 1,996
70403
Table 2.24B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
67.3 66.6 47.2 47.0 39.0 38.4
GENDER
           
Male 70.1 69.1 51.1 50.8 42.9 41.9
Female 64.5 64.0 43.3 43.1 35.0 34.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 68.7 68.1 48.7 48.9 40.5 40.5
White 73.3 73.2 53.2 53.4 44.2 44.4
Black or African American 54.4 51.4 33.5 33.0 28.7 27.5
American Indian or Alaska Native 78.5 * 56.9 * 51.0 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 47.5 47.2 31.1 33.1 24.0 25.0
Two or More Races 72.8 72.6 54.0 52.5 44.0 46.6
Hispanic or Latino 61.0 59.4 40.6 38.3 31.9 28.8
EDUCATION
           
< High School 68.9 66.7 54.8 53.1 47.5 46.4
High School Graduate 68.0 67.7 48.9 50.0 41.2 42.0
Some College 66.7 65.5 45.0 43.9 36.1a 33.8
College Graduate 64.7 66.0 36.4 37.6 26.6 28.5
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 72.4 71.9 50.3 50.1 42.7 42.0
Part-Time 64.4a 61.3 44.3 42.3 34.2 32.7
Unemployed 70.8 69.9 56.3 56.1 49.5 50.2
Other1 57.7 58.7 40.0 41.6 32.1 32.2
70403
Table 2.25A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
133,203 134,637 51,098 51,971 45,133 46,349
GENDER
           
Male 69,231 70,048 27,125 28,259 23,917 25,009
Female 63,972 64,589 23,973 23,712 21,215 21,340
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 120,104 121,237 45,207 45,725 40,261 40,904
White 101,905 102,339 36,825 37,171 32,754 33,084
Black or African American 12,672 12,824 5,947 6,098 5,473 5,634
American Indian or Alaska Native * 708 367 390 316 354
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 3,297 3,520 1,221 1,236 962 1,062
Two or More Races 1,245 1,418 668 630 612 590
Hispanic or Latino 13,100 13,399 5,891 6,245 4,872 5,446
EDUCATION
           
< High School 18,860 19,921 10,293 10,960 9,275 10,033
High School Graduate 41,662 41,747 18,672 18,720 17,172 17,277
Some College 33,963 33,961 13,187 13,201 11,736 11,725
College Graduate 38,717 39,008 8,946 9,089 6,950 7,314
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 77,882 77,542 31,540 32,243 27,570 28,421
Part-Time 14,640 15,073 4,909 5,135 4,346 4,633
Unemployed 3,701 3,374 2,292 2,265 2,056 2,119
Other1 36,980 38,647 12,357 12,328 11,161 11,176
70403
Table 2.25B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
71.9 71.7 27.6 27.7 24.3 24.7
GENDER
           
Male 78.1 77.9 30.6 31.4 27.0 27.8
Female 66.1 65.9 24.8 24.2 21.9 21.8
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 73.5 73.5 27.7 27.7 24.6 24.8
White 77.0 77.0 27.8 28.0 24.8 24.9
Black or African American 62.4 61.9 29.3 29.4 27.0 27.2
American Indian or Alaska Native * 77.3 41.5 42.6 35.6 38.6
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 43.7 45.5 16.2 16.0 12.8 13.7
Two or More Races 66.6 75.7 35.8 33.6 32.7 31.5
Hispanic or Latino 59.6 58.2 26.8 27.1 22.2 23.6
EDUCATION
           
< High School 64.9 66.1 35.4 36.4 31.9 33.3
High School Graduate 72.7 72.2 32.6 32.4 30.0 29.9
Some College 75.9 76.1 29.5 29.6 26.2 26.3
College Graduate 71.3 70.6 16.5 16.4 12.8 13.2
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 74.0 73.3 30.0 30.5 26.2 26.9
Part-Time 72.7 73.1 24.4 24.9 21.6 22.5
Unemployed 73.6 74.0 45.6 49.7 40.9 46.5
Other1 67.3 67.9 22.5 21.7 20.3 19.6
70403
Table 2.26A – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
155,082 156,431 66,446 67,361 57,799 58,932
GENDER
           
Male 80,687 81,450 35,475 36,642 30,924 31,918
Female 74,395 74,981 30,971 30,719 26,875 27,013
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 138,475 139,571 58,217 58,884 51,091 51,806
White 116,639 117,120 47,513 47,950 41,639 42,042
Black or African American 15,081 15,129 7,431 7,580 6,743 6,866
American Indian or Alaska Native 809 848 490 507 426 440
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 236 * 195 *
Asian 4,018 4,243 1,694 1,742 1,326 1,445
Two or More Races 1,494 1,670 853 812 762 752
Hispanic or Latino 16,607 16,860 8,229 8,477 6,708 7,125
EDUCATION
           
< High School 23,446 24,270 13,945 14,422 12,436 13,057
High School Graduate 49,298 49,379 24,157 24,357 21,798 22,014
Some College 40,940 40,918 17,892 17,865 15,514 15,312
College Graduate 41,398 41,865 10,452 10,717 8,051 8,548
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 88,977 88,889 39,254 40,153 34,113 35,047
Part-Time 19,949 20,146 8,558 8,640 7,161 7,341
Unemployed 5,522 5,118 3,742 3,663 3,331 3,372
Other1 40,634 42,278 14,891 14,905 13,195 13,171
70403
Table 2.26B – Cigarette Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
71.2 70.9 30.5 30.5 26.5 26.7
GENDER
           
Male 76.9 76.6 33.8 34.4 29.5 30.0
Female 65.9 65.6 27.4 26.9 23.8 23.6
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 72.8 72.8 30.6 30.7 26.9 27.0
White 76.5 76.5 31.2 31.3 27.3 27.5
Black or African American 61.0 60.0 30.1 30.1 27.3 27.2
American Indian or Alaska Native 73.4 77.3 44.5 46.2 38.7 40.1
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * 37.5 * 31.1 *
Asian 44.3 45.8 18.7 18.8 14.6 15.6
Two or More Races 67.6 75.2 38.6 36.6 34.5 33.8
Hispanic or Latino 59.9 58.4 29.7 29.4 24.2 24.7
EDUCATION
           
< High School 65.7 66.2 39.1 39.4 34.8 35.6
High School Graduate 72.0 71.5 35.3 35.2 31.8 31.9
Some College 74.1 74.0 32.4 32.3 28.1 27.7
College Graduate 70.9 70.2 17.9 18.0 13.8 14.3
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 73.8 73.1 32.6 33.0 28.3 28.8
Part-Time 70.3 69.7 30.2 29.9 25.2 25.4
Unemployed 72.6 72.5 49.2 51.9 43.8 47.8
Other1 66.3 67.0 24.3 23.6 21.5 20.9
70403
Table 2.27A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
44,793 45,832 10,442 11,295 7,682 8,231
AGE
           
12-17 1,801 1,811 1,105 1,214 523 601
18-25 6,768 6,606 2,766 2,845 1,664 1,706
26 or Older 36,224 37,415 6,572 7,236 5,495 5,924
GENDER
           
Male 38,121 38,579 9,497a 10,469 7,174 7,843
Female 6,672 7,253 946 826 508 388
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 41,972 43,085 9,875 10,708 7,344 7,922
White 37,493 38,269 8,931 9,617 6,628 7,126
Black or African American 2,974 3,173 602 627 469 499
American Indian or Alaska Native 444 417 132 106 108 81
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 61 89 19 47 18 37
Asian 558 685 89 211 51 127
Two or More Races 442 451 101 99 71 53
Hispanic or Latino 2,821 2,747 568 587 337 309
70403
Table 2.27B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
18.4 18.6 4.3 4.6 3.2 3.3
AGE
           
12-17 7.1 7.1 4.4 4.8 2.1 2.4
18-25 20.8 20.2 8.5 8.7 5.1 5.2
26 or Older 19.5 19.9 3.5 3.9 3.0 3.2
GENDER
           
Male 32.3 32.3 8.1a 8.8 6.1 6.6
Female 5.3 5.7 0.8 0.7 0.4 0.3
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 19.9 20.3 4.7 5.0 3.5 3.7
White 22.3 22.7 5.3 5.7 3.9 4.2
Black or African American 10.4 10.9 2.1 2.2 1.6 1.7
American Indian or Alaska Native 35.1 33.9 10.4 8.6 8.5 6.5
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 8.6 9.5 2.7 5.0 2.5 3.9
Asian 5.5 6.7 0.9 2.1 0.5 1.2
Two or More Races 16.9 17.1 3.9 3.8 2.7 2.0
Hispanic or Latino 8.8 8.2 1.8 1.8 1.0 0.9
70403
Table 2.28A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
1,801 1,811 1,105 1,214 523 601
GENDER
           
Male 1,413 1,440 926 1,027 476 546
Female 388 371 179 186 47 55
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,653 1,639 1,022 1,104 501 571
White 1,503 1,495 959 1,029 481 537
Black or African American 85 79 27 38 3a 20
American Indian or Alaska Native 32 24 18 10 13a 4
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 11 17 * 9 * 3
Two or More Races 22 24 13 16 4 6
Hispanic or Latino 147 172 83 110 22 30
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
           
Male, White, Not Hispanic 1,193 1,217 811 889 441 502
Female, White, Not Hispanic 310 278 149 140 40 35
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 51 47 23 32 2a 16
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 34 31 4 7 1 4
Male, Hispanic 121 135 66 84 20 20
Female, Hispanic 26 37 17 26 3 10
70403
Table 2.28B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
7.1 7.1 4.4 4.8 2.1 2.4
GENDER
           
Male 10.9 11.1 7.2 7.9 3.7 4.2
Female 3.1 3.0 1.4 1.5 0.4 0.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 7.9 7.9 4.9 5.3 2.4 2.7
White 9.8 9.8 6.2 6.8 3.1 3.5
Black or African American 2.2 2.0 0.7 1.0 0.1a 0.5
American Indian or Alaska Native 19.6 17.4 11.2 7.5 8.1a 3.2
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1.0 1.7 * 0.8 * 0.3
Two or More Races 5.5 5.8 3.2 4.0 0.9 1.4
Hispanic or Latino 3.4 3.8 1.9 2.4 0.5 0.7
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
           
Male, White, Not Hispanic 15.2 15.6 10.3 11.4 5.6 6.4
Female, White, Not Hispanic 4.1 3.7 2.0 1.9 0.5 0.5
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 2.6 2.4 1.2 1.6 0.1a 0.8
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 1.8 1.7 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.2
Male, Hispanic 5.4 5.8 3.0 3.6 0.9 0.9
Female, Hispanic 1.2 1.7 0.8 1.2 0.1 0.4
70403
Table 2.29A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
6,768 6,606 2,766 2,845 1,664 1,706
GENDER
           
Male 5,479 5,365 2,518 2,578 1,588 1,635
Female 1,289 1,240 248 267 75 71
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,198 6,055 2,577 2,641 1,578 1,618
White 5,743 5,529 2,456 2,432 1,512 1,521
Black or African American 207 196 40 62 17 25
American Indian or Alaska Native 73 60 25 27 20 19
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 15 * * * * *
Asian 94 151 31 68 12 30
Two or More Races 66 76 18 31 11 14
Hispanic or Latino 570 551 189 205 85 88
EDUCATION
           
< High School 1,224 1,186 520 578 300 355
High School Graduate 2,382 2,478 1,043 1,154 647 682
Some College 2,271 2,128 949 845 565 495
College Graduate 892 814 254 269 152 175
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 3,893 3,810 1,542 1,606 1,008 1,035
Part-Time 1,494 1,368 619 573 322 318
Unemployed 487 438 191 194 104 112
Other1 894 989 413 472 230 241
70403
Table 2.29B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
20.8 20.2 8.5 8.7 5.1 5.2
GENDER
           
Male 33.5 32.5 15.4 15.6 9.7 9.9
Female 8.0 7.6 1.5 1.6 0.5 0.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 23.2 22.5 9.6 9.8 5.9 6.0
White 28.6 27.4 12.2 12.0 7.5 7.5
Black or African American 4.7 4.4 0.9 1.4 0.4 0.6
American Indian or Alaska Native 33.5 33.0 11.7 15.2 9.4 10.5
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 11.0 * * * * *
Asian 6.2 9.9 2.0 4.5 0.8 1.9
Two or More Races 19.4 21.8 5.3 9.0 3.1 4.1
Hispanic or Latino 9.9 9.5 3.3 3.5 1.5 1.5
EDUCATION
           
< High School 18.4 18.2 7.8 8.9 4.5 5.4
High School Graduate 21.2 22.0 9.3 10.2 5.8 6.0
Some College 21.7 20.0 9.1 8.0 5.4 4.7
College Graduate 21.5 18.8 6.1 6.2 3.7 4.0
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 25.4 24.1 10.1 10.2 6.6 6.6
Part-Time 18.1 16.5 7.5 6.9 3.9 3.8
Unemployed 18.9 17.6 7.4 7.8 4.0 4.5
Other1 14.1 16.0 6.5 7.6 3.6 3.9
70403
Table 2.30A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
36,224 37,415 6,572 7,236 5,495 5,924
GENDER
           
Male 31,229 31,774 6,053a 6,863 5,110 5,661
Female 4,995 5,641 519 373 385 262
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 34,121 35,391 6,276 6,964 5,265 5,733
White 30,247 31,245 5,516 6,156 4,634 5,068
Black or African American 2,682 2,899 536 526 449 454
American Indian or Alaska Native 339 * 88 68 75 57
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 453 517 53 134 39 94
Two or More Races 354 352 71 52 57 33
Hispanic or Latino 2,103 2,024 296 272 230 190
EDUCATION
           
< High School 5,012 5,424 1,226 1,543 937 1,300
High School Graduate 11,335 11,645 2,579 2,542 2,268 2,129
Some College 9,427 9,307 1,524 1,672 1,332 1,399
College Graduate 10,450 11,038 1,242 1,479 957 1,096
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 25,716 25,854 4,878 5,472 4,072 4,543
Part-Time 2,709 2,940 283 368 217 231
Unemployed 1,130 878 240 203 208 131
Other1 6,668a 7,743 1,170 1,193 998 1,018
70403
Table 2.30B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
19.5 19.9 3.5 3.9 3.0 3.2
GENDER
           
Male 35.2 35.3 6.8 7.6 5.8 6.3
Female 5.2 5.8 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.3
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 20.9 21.5 3.8 4.2 3.2 3.5
White 22.9 23.5 4.2 4.6 3.5 3.8
Black or African American 13.2 14.0 2.6 2.5 2.2 2.2
American Indian or Alaska Native 38.3 * 9.9 7.5 8.4 6.3
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 6.0 6.7 0.7 1.7 0.5 1.2
Two or More Races 18.9 18.8 3.8 2.8 3.0 1.7
Hispanic or Latino 9.6 8.8 1.3 1.2 1.0 0.8
EDUCATION
           
< High School 17.3 18.0 4.2 5.1 3.2 4.3
High School Graduate 19.8 20.1 4.5 4.4 4.0 3.7
Some College 21.1 20.9 3.4 3.7 3.0 3.1
College Graduate 19.2 20.0 2.3 2.7 1.8 2.0
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 24.4 24.4 4.6 5.2 3.9 4.3
Part-Time 13.5 14.3 1.4 1.8 1.1 1.1
Unemployed 22.5 19.3 4.8 4.5 4.1 2.9
Other1 12.1 13.6 2.1 2.1 1.8 1.8
70403
Table 2.31A – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
42,992 44,021 9,338 10,081 7,158 7,630
GENDER
           
Male 36,708 37,140 8,571a 9,441 6,698 7,297
Female 6,284 6,881 767 640 460 333
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 40,318 41,445 8,853 9,604 6,844 7,351
White 35,990 36,774 7,972 8,588 6,147 6,589
Black or African American 2,889 3,094 576 588 466 479
American Indian or Alaska Native 412 394 113 96 95 76
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 60 88 19 46 18 36
Asian 547 668 84 203 51 124
Two or More Races 420 427 89 83 67 47
Hispanic or Latino 2,673 2,576 484 477 315 279
EDUCATION
           
< High School 6,236 6,610 1,746 2,121 1,238a 1,655
High School Graduate 13,717 14,123 3,622 3,695 2,915 2,811
Some College 11,697 11,435 2,473 2,517 1,897 1,894
College Graduate 11,341 11,852 1,496 1,748 1,109 1,271
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 29,610 29,665 6,420 7,078 5,080 5,578
Part-Time 4,203 4,308 902 942 539 550
Unemployed 1,618 1,316 431 397 312 243
Other1 7,562a 8,732 1,584 1,665 1,227 1,259
70403
Table 2.31B – Smokeless Tobacco Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
19.7 20.0 4.3 4.6 3.3 3.5
GENDER
           
Male 35.0 34.9 8.2 8.9 6.4 6.9
Female 5.6 6.0 0.7 0.6 0.4 0.3
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 21.2 21.6 4.7 5.0 3.6 3.8
White 23.6 24.0 5.2 5.6 4.0 4.3
Black or African American 11.7 12.3 2.3 2.3 1.9 1.9
American Indian or Alaska Native 37.4 35.9 10.3 8.7 8.6 7.0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 9.6 10.7 3.1 5.6 2.9 4.4
Asian 6.0 7.2 0.9 2.2 0.6 1.3
Two or More Races 19.0 19.2 4.0 3.7 3.0 2.1
Hispanic or Latino 9.6 8.9 1.7 1.7 1.1 1.0
EDUCATION
           
< High School 17.5 18.0 4.9 5.8 3.5 4.5
High School Graduate 20.0 20.4 5.3 5.3 4.3 4.1
Some College 21.2 20.7 4.5 4.6 3.4 3.4
College Graduate 19.4 19.9 2.6 2.9 1.9 2.1
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 24.6 24.4 5.3 5.8 4.2 4.6
Part-Time 14.8 14.9 3.2 3.3 1.9 1.9
Unemployed 21.3 18.7 5.7 5.6 4.1 3.4
Other1 12.3 13.8 2.6 2.6 2.0 2.0
70403
Table 2.32A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
88,260 88,737 26,908 26,844 13,640 13,708
AGE
           
12-17 3,573 3,471 2,485 2,375 1,064 1,047
18-25 14,036 14,122 7,856 7,928 3,895 3,972
26 or Older 70,652 71,144 16,567 16,541 8,681 8,690
GENDER
           
Male 65,743 65,476 21,321 21,003 11,355 11,092
Female 22,517 23,261 5,586 5,841 2,285 2,616
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 79,710 80,729 24,049 23,892 12,247 12,104
White 69,369 70,099 20,118 19,847 9,898 9,585
Black or African American 7,145 7,218 2,791 3,046 1,825 2,088
American Indian or Alaska Native 376 417 188 177 134 96
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 141 155 46 53 26 25
Asian 1,750 1,833 526 469 161 126
Two or More Races 930 1,006 381 301 203 183
Hispanic or Latino 8,550 8,008 2,858 2,951 1,393 1,605
70403
Table 2.32B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
36.3 36.1 11.1 10.9 5.6 5.6
AGE
           
12-17 14.1 13.7 9.8 9.4 4.2 4.1
18-25 43.2 43.1 24.2 24.2 12.0 12.1
26 or Older 38.1 37.9 8.9 8.8 4.7 4.6
GENDER
           
Male 55.8 54.9 18.1 17.6 9.6 9.3
Female 18.0 18.4 4.5 4.6 1.8 2.1
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 37.8 38.0 11.4 11.2 5.8 5.7
White 41.3 41.6 12.0 11.8 5.9 5.7
Black or African American 25.0 24.8 9.8 10.5 6.4 7.2
American Indian or Alaska Native 29.7 33.9 14.9 14.4 10.6 7.8
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 19.9 16.5 6.5 5.6 3.7 2.7
Asian 17.3 17.8 5.2 4.6 1.6 1.2
Two or More Races 35.6 38.2 14.6 11.4 7.8 6.9
Hispanic or Latino 26.6a 24.0 8.9 8.8 4.3 4.8
70403
Table 2.33A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
3,573 3,471 2,485 2,375 1,064 1,047
GENDER
           
Male 2,290 2,198 1,627 1,526 748 716
Female 1,283 1,273 858 849 316 331
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 3,001 2,909 2,095 2,022 945 892
White 2,512 2,422 1,771 1,706 771 727
Black or African American 363 353 234 226 129 125
American Indian or Alaska Native 30 26 21 19 13 12
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 22a 45 12 23 2 3
Two or More Races 61 60 46 47 24 25
Hispanic or Latino 571 562 389 353 119 154
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
           
Male, White, Not Hispanic 1,657 1,552 1,193 1,129 558 525
Female, White, Not Hispanic 855 870 578 578 213 202
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 194 202 132 124 80 68
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 169 152 103 102 49 57
Male, Hispanic 357 372 246 231 86 107
Female, Hispanic 214 190 143 123 34 48
70403
Table 2.33B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
14.1 13.7 9.8 9.4 4.2 4.1
GENDER
           
Male 17.7 16.9 12.6 11.8 5.8 5.5
Female 10.3 10.3 6.9 6.8 2.5 2.7
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 14.3 14.0 10.0 9.7 4.5 4.3
White 16.3 15.9 11.5 11.2 5.0 4.8
Black or African American 9.4 9.1 6.1 5.8 3.3 3.2
American Indian or Alaska Native 18.7 19.2 13.2 13.6 8.1 8.7
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 2.0a 4.4 1.2 2.2 0.2 0.3
Two or More Races 15.2 14.6 11.5 11.3 6.1 6.0
Hispanic or Latino 13.0 12.3 8.9 7.7 2.7 3.4
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
           
Male, White, Not Hispanic 21.0 19.9 15.1 14.5 7.1 6.7
Female, White, Not Hispanic 11.4 11.7 7.7 7.7 2.8 2.7
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 9.9 10.1 6.7 6.2 4.1 3.4
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 8.8 8.0 5.4 5.4 2.5 3.0
Male, Hispanic 15.9 16.0 11.0 9.9 3.8 4.6
Female, Hispanic 10.0 8.5 6.7 5.5 1.6 2.1
70403
Table 2.34A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
14,036 14,122 7,856 7,928 3,895 3,972
GENDER
           
Male 9,090 9,079 5,742 5,760 2,997 3,078
Female 4,945 5,043 2,115 2,168 898 894
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,107 12,359 6,821 7,044 3,359 3,497
White 10,177 10,442 5,740 5,841 2,636 2,732
Black or African American 1,291 1,229 747 828 559 601
American Indian or Alaska Native 80 91 38 52 23 29
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 58 * 37 7 *
Asian 338 364 182 192 83 62
Two or More Races 172 174 92 93 52 56
Hispanic or Latino 1,928 1,763 1,035a 883 536 475
EDUCATION
           
< High School 2,445 2,450 1,545 1,538 934 925
High School Graduate 4,770 4,760 2,774 2,892 1,418 1,530
Some College 4,788 4,836 2,637 2,589 1,220 1,202
College Graduate 2,033 2,076 900 908 323 315
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 7,171 7,321 3,879 3,847 1,879 1,988
Part-Time 3,530 3,420 2,106 2,018 955 908
Unemployed 1,124 1,081 672 674 414 412
Other1 2,210 2,299 1,200a 1,388 646 664
70403
Table 2.34B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
43.2 43.1 24.2 24.2 12.0 12.1
GENDER
           
Male 55.7 55.0 35.1 34.9 18.3 18.7
Female 30.6 31.0 13.1 13.3 5.6 5.5
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 45.3 45.9 25.5 26.2 12.6 13.0
White 50.7 51.7 28.6 28.9 13.1 13.5
Black or African American 29.1 27.4 16.9 18.5 12.6 13.4
American Indian or Alaska Native 36.7 50.5 17.4a 29.0 10.4 16.3
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * 32.3 * 20.4 5.1 *
Asian 22.3 23.8 12.0 12.5 5.4 4.1
Two or More Races 50.2 50.1 27.0 26.9 15.1 16.3
Hispanic or Latino 33.5 30.2 18.0a 15.2 9.3 8.2
EDUCATION
           
< High School 36.7 37.6 23.2 23.6 14.0 14.2
High School Graduate 42.5 42.2 24.7 25.7 12.6 13.6
Some College 45.8 45.5 25.2 24.4 11.7 11.3
College Graduate 49.1 47.9 21.7 21.0 7.8 7.3
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 46.8 46.4 25.3 24.4 12.3 12.6
Part-Time 42.8 41.3 25.5 24.4 11.6 11.0
Unemployed 43.7 43.4 26.1 27.0 16.1 16.5
Other1 34.9 37.1 18.9b 22.4 10.2 10.7
70403
Table 2.35A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
70,652 71,144 16,567 16,541 8,681 8,690
GENDER
           
Male 54,363 54,199 13,953 13,717 7,610 7,298
Female 16,289 16,945 2,614 2,824 1,071a 1,391
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 64,601 65,461 15,133 14,826 7,943 7,715
White 56,680 57,235 12,608 12,299 6,491 6,127
Black or African American 5,491 5,636 1,809 1,991 1,138 1,362
American Indian or Alaska Native 266 300 * 106 * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1,390 1,424 331 254 76 61
Two or More Races 697 772 243 161 127 102
Hispanic or Latino 6,050 5,683 1,434 1,715 738 975
EDUCATION
           
< High School 7,900 8,173 2,157 2,114 1,182 1,348
High School Graduate 20,276 20,109 4,806 4,928 2,753 2,673
Some College 18,533 18,018 4,505 4,458 2,365 2,510
College Graduate 23,942 24,845 5,100 5,040 2,380 2,159
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 46,865 46,891 12,479 12,337 6,287 6,263
Part-Time 6,326 7,037 1,229 1,429 636 701
Unemployed 1,938 1,633 642 697 375 387
Other1 15,523 15,583 2,218 2,077 1,383 1,338
70403
Table 2.35B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
38.1 37.9 8.9 8.8 4.7 4.6
GENDER
           
Male 61.3 60.3 15.7 15.3 8.6 8.1
Female 16.8 17.3 2.7 2.9 1.1 1.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 39.5 39.7 9.3 9.0 4.9 4.7
White 42.8 43.0 9.5 9.3 4.9 4.6
Black or African American 27.1 27.2 8.9 9.6 5.6 6.6
American Indian or Alaska Native 30.0 32.7 * 11.6 * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 18.4 18.4 4.4 3.3 1.0 0.8
Two or More Races 37.3 41.2 13.0 8.6 6.8 5.4
Hispanic or Latino 27.5 24.7 6.5 7.4 3.4 4.2
EDUCATION
           
< High School 27.2 27.1 7.4 7.0 4.1 4.5
High School Graduate 35.4 34.8 8.4 8.5 4.8 4.6
Some College 41.4 40.4 10.1 10.0 5.3 5.6
College Graduate 44.1 44.9 9.4 9.1 4.4 3.9
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 44.5 44.3 11.9 11.7 6.0 5.9
Part-Time 31.4 34.1 6.1 6.9 3.2 3.4
Unemployed 38.5 35.8 12.8 15.3 7.5 8.5
Other1 28.2 27.4 4.0 3.6 2.5 2.4
70403
Table 2.36A – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
84,687 85,266 24,423 24,469 12,576 12,662
GENDER
           
Male 63,454 63,278 19,694 19,477 10,607 10,376
Female 21,234 21,988 4,729 4,992 1,969 2,286
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 76,709 77,820 21,954 21,870 11,302 11,212
White 66,857 67,677 18,347 18,141 9,127 8,859
Black or African American 6,782 6,865 2,556 2,820 1,697 1,963
American Indian or Alaska Native 345 391 166 158 120 85
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 127 153 36 51 20 25
Asian 1,729 1,788 513 446 159 123
Two or More Races 869 946 335 254 178 158
Hispanic or Latino 7,979 7,446 2,469 2,598 1,274 1,450
EDUCATION
           
< High School 10,345 10,623 3,702 3,652 2,116 2,274
High School Graduate 25,046 24,869 7,579 7,821 4,172 4,203
Some College 23,321 22,854 7,141 7,048 3,585 3,712
College Graduate 25,975 26,921 6,000 5,948 2,704 2,474
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 54,036 54,212 16,357 16,185 8,166 8,252
Part-Time 9,856 10,457 3,334 3,447 1,591 1,609
Unemployed 3,062 2,714 1,313 1,372 789 799
Other1 17,733 17,883 3,418 3,465 2,029 2,002
70403
Table 2.36B – Cigar Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
38.9 38.6 11.2 11.1 5.8 5.7
GENDER
           
Male 60.4 59.5 18.8 18.3 10.1 9.8
Female 18.8 19.2 4.2 4.4 1.7 2.0
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 40.3 40.6 11.5 11.4 5.9 5.8
White 43.9 44.2 12.0 11.8 6.0 5.8
Black or African American 27.4 27.2 10.3 11.2 6.9 7.8
American Indian or Alaska Native 31.3 35.7 15.1 14.5 10.9 7.7
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 20.2 18.6 5.7 6.2 3.2 3.0
Asian 19.1 19.3 5.7 4.8 1.8 1.3
Two or More Races 39.3 42.6 15.1 11.5 8.1 7.1
Hispanic or Latino 28.8a 25.8 8.9 9.0 4.6 5.0
EDUCATION
           
< High School 29.0 29.0 10.4 10.0 5.9 6.2
High School Graduate 36.6 36.0 11.1 11.3 6.1 6.1
Some College 42.2 41.4 12.9 12.8 6.5 6.7
College Graduate 44.5 45.2 10.3 10.0 4.6 4.1
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 44.8 44.6 13.6 13.3 6.8 6.8
Part-Time 34.7 36.2 11.8 11.9 5.6 5.6
Unemployed 40.3 38.5 17.3 19.4 10.4 11.3
Other1 28.9 28.3 5.6 5.5 3.3 3.2
70403
Table 2.37A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
201,667 203,368 161,626 162,415 126,028 125,309
AGE
           
12-17 10,306 10,255 8,454 8,361 4,191 4,222
18-25 27,836b 28,310 25,303b 25,814 19,783a 20,282
26 or Older 163,525 164,804 127,869 128,240 102,054 100,805
GENDER
           
Male 101,742 102,646 82,926 83,275 68,497 68,025
Female 99,925 100,722 78,700 79,140 57,531 57,283
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 177,379a 178,997 142,155 143,050 112,352 111,350
White 145,883 146,347 118,231 118,557 94,805 94,009
Black or African American 21,511 21,961 15,867 16,040 11,655 11,657
American Indian or Alaska Native 1,024 1,016 756 670 537 459
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 516 * * * 264 345
Asian 6,344 6,904 5,253 5,470 3,858 3,640
Two or More Races 2,101 2,070 1,651 1,709 1,234 1,240
Hispanic or Latino 24,288 24,371 19,472 19,365 13,676 13,959
70403
Table 2.37B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
82.9 82.7 66.5 66.0 51.8 50.9
AGE
           
12-17 40.6 40.4 33.3 32.9 16.5 16.6
18-25 85.7 86.5 77.9 78.8 60.9 61.9
26 or Older 88.2 87.7 69.0 68.3 55.1a 53.7
GENDER
           
Male 86.3 86.0 70.3 69.8 58.1 57.0
Female 79.8 79.5 62.8 62.5 45.9 45.2
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 84.0 84.2 67.3 67.3 53.2 52.4
White 86.9 86.9 70.5 70.4 56.5 55.8
Black or African American 75.2 75.4 55.5 55.1 40.8 40.0
American Indian or Alaska Native 80.9 82.5 59.7 54.4 42.4 37.2
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 72.9 * * * 37.3 36.7
Asian 62.7 67.1 51.9 53.2 38.1 35.4
Two or More Races 80.5 78.5 63.3 64.9 47.3 47.1
Hispanic or Latino 75.6a 72.9 60.6 57.9 42.6 41.8
70403
Table 2.38A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
10,306 10,255 8,454 8,361 4,191 4,222
GENDER
           
Male 5,225 5,217 4,144 4,174 2,057 2,111
Female 5,081 5,038 4,310 4,187 2,134 2,110
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,447 8,457 6,938 6,937 3,459 3,525
White 6,550 6,574 5,548 5,596 2,856 2,933
Black or African American 1,379 1,339 976 940 450 411
American Indian or Alaska Native 71 64 52 45 20 28
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 251 282 191 209 74 78
Two or More Races 158 171 136 129 52 67
Hispanic or Latino 1,859 1,798 1,517 1,424 732 697
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
           
Male, White, Not Hispanic 3,340 3,349 2,727 2,795 1,405 1,485
Female, White, Not Hispanic 3,211 3,225 2,821 2,801 1,451 1,448
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 683 665 488 455 225 203
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 695 674 488 485 225 207
Male, Hispanic 940 924 733 730 359 333
Female, Hispanic 919 873 783 695 373 364
70403
Table 2.38B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
40.6 40.4 33.3 32.9 16.5 16.6
GENDER
           
Male 40.3 40.2 32.0 32.2 15.9 16.3
Female 41.0 40.6 34.7 33.7 17.2 17.0
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 40.3 40.6 33.1 33.3 16.5 16.9
White 42.5 43.1 36.0 36.7 18.5 19.2
Black or African American 35.6 34.4 25.2 24.1 11.6 10.5
American Indian or Alaska Native 43.4 47.3 32.1 33.2 12.2 20.5
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 23.8 27.4 18.1 20.2 7.0 7.6
Two or More Races 39.6 41.4 34.0 31.2 13.0 16.2
Hispanic or Latino 42.3 39.5 34.5a 31.3 16.7 15.3
GENDER/RACE/HISPANIC ORIGIN
           
Male, White, Not Hispanic 42.4 43.0 34.6 35.9 17.8 19.1
Female, White, Not Hispanic 42.7 43.2 37.5 37.6 19.3 19.4
Male, Black, Not Hispanic 35.0 33.2 25.0 22.7 11.5 10.1
Female, Black, Not Hispanic 36.3 35.6 25.5 25.6 11.8 11.0
Male, Hispanic 41.9 39.7 32.7 31.4 16.0 14.3
Female, Hispanic 42.7 39.2 36.4a 31.2 17.3 16.3
70403
Table 2.39A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
27,836b 28,310 25,303b 25,814 19,783a 20,282
GENDER
           
Male 14,112a 14,351 13,069 13,277 10,830 10,869
Female 13,724a 13,959 12,234a 12,537 8,953b 9,413
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 23,273b 23,627 21,373a 21,769 16,880a 17,283
White 18,066 18,358 16,775 17,179 13,651 13,987
Black or African American 3,485 3,473 3,048 2,994 2,123 2,103
American Indian or Alaska Native 169 153 144 133 100 96
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 1,133 1,171 1,034 1,031 721 763
Two or More Races 301 320 271 302 210 228
Hispanic or Latino 4,563 4,683 3,931 4,045 2,903 2,999
EDUCATION
           
< High School 5,166 5,121 4,448 4,407 3,085 3,078
High School Graduate 9,430 9,515 8,334 8,521 6,266 6,366
Some College 9,390 9,590 8,815 8,933 7,203 7,381
College Graduate 3,851 4,083 3,705 3,953 3,229 3,457
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 13,811 14,179 12,653 13,077 10,235 10,580
Part-Time 7,018 7,184 6,497 6,641 5,081 5,237
Unemployed 2,165 2,090 1,953 1,887 1,464 1,415
Other1 4,842 4,856 4,200 4,209 3,003 3,050
70403
Table 2.39B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 to 25, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
85.7 86.5 77.9 78.8 60.9 61.9
GENDER
           
Male 86.4 87.0 80.0 80.5 66.3 65.9
Female 85.0 85.9 75.7 77.2 55.4b 57.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 87.1 87.8 79.9 80.9 63.1 64.2
White 89.9a 90.9 83.5b 85.1 67.9 69.3
Black or African American 78.7 77.4 68.8 66.7 47.9 46.9
American Indian or Alaska Native 78.0 84.5 66.5 73.6 46.2 53.1
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 74.6 76.5 68.1 67.3 47.4 49.9
Two or More Races 88.0 92.2 79.3a 87.1 61.5 65.6
Hispanic or Latino 79.3 80.4 68.3 69.4 50.5 51.5
EDUCATION
           
< High School 77.6 78.5 66.8 67.6 46.3 47.2
High School Graduate 84.0 84.4 74.3 75.6 55.8 56.5
Some College 89.7 90.3 84.3 84.1 68.8 69.5
College Graduate 93.0 94.3 89.5 91.3 78.0 79.8
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 90.1 89.9 82.5 82.9 66.7 67.1
Part-Time 85.1 86.8 78.8 80.2 61.6 63.3
Unemployed 84.1 83.8 75.9 75.7 56.9 56.7
Other1 76.4 78.5 66.3 68.0 47.4 49.3
70403
Table 2.40A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
163,525 164,804 127,869 128,240 102,054 100,805
GENDER
           
Male 82,404 83,079 65,712 65,824 55,610 55,045
Female 81,120 81,725 62,157 62,416 46,444 45,759
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 145,659 146,913 113,845 114,344 92,012 90,542
White 121,266 121,415 95,908 95,782 78,298 77,090
Black or African American 16,647 17,149 11,842 12,106 9,082 9,143
American Indian or Alaska Native * * 559 * 417 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 4,959 5,451 4,028 4,230 3,063 2,799
Two or More Races 1,643 1,579 1,244 1,278 971 945
Hispanic or Latino 17,866 17,890 14,024 13,896 10,042 10,263
EDUCATION
           
< High School 21,734 22,503 14,084 14,448 10,027 10,297
High School Graduate 49,993 49,987 37,030 37,081 28,211 28,165
Some College 41,420 40,944 33,578 32,903 26,499 25,676
College Graduate 50,378 51,370 43,177 43,808 37,318 36,667
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 97,078 97,192 80,853 80,752 65,952 64,849
Part-Time 18,112 18,295 14,395 14,427 11,491 11,339
Unemployed 4,459 3,881 3,434 3,080 2,834a 2,260
Other1 43,877 45,435 29,187 29,980 21,777 22,356
70403
Table 2.40B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 26 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
88.2 87.7 69.0 68.3 55.1a 53.7
GENDER
           
Male 93.0 92.4 74.1 73.2 62.7 61.2
Female 83.9 83.4 64.3 63.7 48.0 46.7
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 89.1 89.1 69.7 69.4 56.3 54.9
White 91.7 91.3 72.5 72.0 59.2 58.0
Black or African American 82.0 82.7 58.3 58.4 44.7 44.1
American Indian or Alaska Native * * 63.2 * 47.1 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 65.7 70.5 53.4 54.7 40.6 36.2
Two or More Races 87.9 84.2 66.6 68.2 52.0 50.4
Hispanic or Latino 81.2a 77.7 63.8 60.3 45.7 44.5
EDUCATION
           
< High School 74.8 74.7 48.5 48.0 34.5 34.2
High School Graduate 87.3 86.4 64.6 64.1 49.2 48.7
Some College 92.5 91.7 75.0 73.7 59.2 57.5
College Graduate 92.8 92.9 79.5 79.2 68.7a 66.3
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 92.2 91.9 76.8 76.3 62.7 61.3
Part-Time 90.0 88.8 71.5 70.0 57.1 55.0
Unemployed 88.6 85.1 68.3 67.5 56.3 49.6
Other1 79.8 79.8 53.1 52.7 39.6 39.3
70403
Table 2.41A – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
191,361a 193,113 153,172 154,054 121,837 121,087
GENDER
           
Male 96,517a 97,430 78,782 79,100 66,440 65,914
Female 94,844 95,684 74,391 74,953 55,397 55,173
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 168,932a 170,540 135,217 136,113 108,892 107,825
White 139,333 139,773 112,683 112,962 91,949 91,076
Black or African American 20,132 20,622 14,891 15,100 11,206 11,246
American Indian or Alaska Native 953 * 703 625 517 431
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 6,093 6,622 5,062 5,261 3,784 3,562
Two or More Races 1,943 1,899 1,515 1,580 1,182 1,173
Hispanic or Latino 22,429 22,573 17,955 17,941 12,945 13,262
EDUCATION
           
< High School 26,900 27,625 18,533 18,855 13,112 13,375
High School Graduate 59,423 59,502 45,364 45,602 34,477 34,531
Some College 50,810 50,534 42,393 41,836 33,702 33,057
College Graduate 54,228 55,453 46,882 47,760 40,546 40,124
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 110,889 111,371 93,506 93,829 76,187 75,429
Part-Time 25,129 25,479 20,893 21,068 16,572 16,576
Unemployed 6,624 5,972 5,387 4,967 4,298a 3,675
Other1 48,719 50,292 33,386 34,189 24,780 25,406
70403
Table 2.41B – Alcohol Use in Lifetime, Past Year, and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TIME PERIOD
Lifetime
Past Year
Past Month
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
87.8 87.5 70.3 69.8 55.9 54.9
GENDER
           
Male 91.9 91.6 75.0 74.3 63.3 62.0
Female 84.0 83.8 65.9 65.6 49.1 48.3
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 88.9 88.9 71.1 71.0 57.3 56.2
White 91.4 91.3 73.9 73.8 60.3 59.5
Black or African American 81.4 81.8 60.2 59.9 45.3 44.6
American Indian or Alaska Native 86.5 * 63.8 57.0 46.9 39.3
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * *
Asian 67.2 71.5 55.9 56.8 41.8 38.5
Two or More Races 87.9 85.5 68.5 71.1 53.4 52.8
Hispanic or Latino 80.8 78.2 64.7 62.2 46.7 45.9
EDUCATION
           
< High School 75.3 75.4 51.9 51.4 36.7 36.5
High School Graduate 86.7 86.1 66.2 66.0 50.3 50.0
Some College 92.0 91.4 76.8 75.7 61.0 59.8
College Graduate 92.8 93.0 80.2 80.1 69.4a 67.3
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
           
Full-Time 92.0 91.6 77.5 77.2 63.2 62.0
Part-Time 88.6 88.2 73.6 72.9 58.4 57.4
Unemployed 87.1 84.6 70.8 70.4 56.5 52.1
Other1 79.5 79.7 54.5 54.2 40.4 40.3
70403
Table 2.42A – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use
Binge Alcohol Use
Heavy Alcohol Use
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
126,028 125,309 55,090 56,575 16,035 16,946
AGE
           
12-17 4,191 4,222 2,513 2,614 611 603
18-25 19,783a 20,282 13,597 13,814 4,967 5,093
26 or Older 102,054 100,805 38,980 40,147 10,457 11,251
GENDER
           
Male 68,497 68,025 36,025 37,298 12,172 12,775
Female 57,531 57,283 19,065 19,276 3,863 4,172
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 112,352 111,350 47,478 48,594 14,231 15,046
White 94,805 94,009 39,239 40,607 12,486 13,085
Black or African American 11,655 11,657 5,812 5,558 1,215 1,335
American Indian or Alaska Native 537 459 415 382 145 111
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 264 345 182 227 37a 104
Asian 3,858 3,640 1,289 1,219 202 246
Two or More Races 1,234 1,240 542 601 146 165
Hispanic or Latino 13,676 13,959 7,612 7,980 1,804 1,900
70403
Table 2.42B – Alcohol Use, Binge Alcohol Use, and Heavy Alcohol Use in the Past Month among Persons Aged 12 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2005 and 2006
Demographic Characteristic
TYPE OF ALCOHOL USE
Alcohol Use
Binge Alcohol Use
Heavy Alcohol Use
2005
2006
2005
2006
2005
2006
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
a Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.05 level.
b Difference between estimate and 2006 estimate is statistically significant at the 0.01 level.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2005 and 2006.
TOTAL
51.8 50.9 22.7 23.0 6.6 6.9
AGE
           
12-17 16.5 16.6 9.9 10.3 2.4 2.4
18-25 60.9 61.9 41.9 42.2 15.3 15.6
26 or Older 55.1a 53.7 21.0 21.4 5.6 6.0
GENDER
           
Male 58.1 57.0 30.5 31.2 10.3 10.7
Female 45.9 45.2 15.2 15.2 3.1 3.3
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE
           
Not Hispanic or Latino 53.2 52.4 22.5 22.9 6.7 7.1
White 56.5 55.8 23.4 24.1 7.4 7.8
Black or African American 40.8 40.0 20.3 19.1 4.2 4.6
American Indian or Alaska Native 42.4 37.2 32.8 31.0 11.5 9.0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 37.3 36.7 25.7 24.1 5.3 11.0
Asian 38.1 35.4 12.7 11.8 2.0 2.4
Two or More Races 47.3 47.1 20.8 22.8 5.6 6.3
Hispanic or Latino 42.6 41.8 23.7 23.9 5.6 5.7

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