Current smoker, 1999


Current smoker: Did students smoke cigarettes on one or more of the past 30 days?

New York City YRBS Results
AnswerPercentage
(95% Confidence Interval)†
# of Students^
Yes 24.1% 
(21.1 - 27.4)
59,000
No 75.9% 
(72.6 - 78.9)
187,000
^Estimated number of students rounded to the nearest 1,000
† Confidence Interval (CI) is a measure of estimate precision: the wider the CI, the more imprecise the estimate.


SAS Output
Current smoker, 1999
NYC Youth Risk Behavior Survey 1999

Smoked cigarettes on or more days in past 30 days (CURRENT SMOKER):	No Percent:	75.9 Smoked cigarettes on or more days in past 30 days (CURRENT SMOKER):	Yes Percent:	24.1
Bar chart of smoker2

 

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