Current smoker, 2003


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 14.8% 
(13.5 - 16.1)
38,000
No 85.2% 
(83.9 - 86.5)
219,000
^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, 2003
NYC Youth Risk Behavior Survey 2003

Smoked cigarettes on or more days in past 30 days (CURRENT SMOKER):	No Percent:	85.2 Smoked cigarettes on or more days in past 30 days (CURRENT SMOKER):	Yes Percent:	14.8
Bar chart of smoker2

 

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