Current smoker, 2009


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 8.4% 
(7.3 - 9.8)
18,000
No 91.6% 
(90.2 - 92.7)
190,000
^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, 2009
NYC Youth Risk Behavior Survey 2009

Smoked 1+ past 30 days:	No Percent:	91.6 Smoked 1+ past 30 days:	Yes Percent:	8.4
Bar chart of smoker2

 

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