Percentage of Adults Aged 18 Years and Older Who Have Ever Tried
Smoking Cigars, Cigarillos, or Very Small Cigars

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 4121 41.5 0.6 40.4 42.7
GENDER
Female 1296 22.5 0.7 21.2 23.9
Male 2825 61.5 0.9 59.8 63.2
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 261 43.2 2.2 38.8 47.5
25-34 years 500 48.9 1.7 45.6 52.2
35-44 years 581 43.2 1.5 40.2 46.1
45-54 years 747 41.1 1.3 38.6 43.6
55-64 years 929 41.8 1.2 39.5 44.1
65+ years 1103 33.1 0.9 31.4 34.9
ETHNICITY
Non-hispanic 3927 42.0 0.6 40.8 43.2
Hispanic 175 36.4 2.5 31.5 41.4
RACE
White only 3676 41.9 0.6 40.7 43.1
Black or African American only 140 40.5 3.4 33.8 47.1
Other race only 171 34.3 2.7 29.0 39.6
More than one race 98 54.3 4.4 45.7 62.9
EDUCATION
Less than high school 275 40.5 2.2 36.1 44.9
High school graduate or G.E.D 1083 42.0 1.1 39.8 44.2
Some college 1332 42.9 1.1 40.8 45.0
College graduate 1431 39.8 0.9 38.0 41.6
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 348 43.5 2.2 39.2 47.9
$15,000 to $24,999 586 39.3 1.6 36.3 42.4
$25,000 to $34,999 432 40.9 1.8 37.3 44.4
$35,000 to $49,999 588 44.5 1.6 41.4 47.6
$50,000 or more 1765 43.3 0.9 41.6 45.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 2460 44.6 0.8 43.1 46.2
Out of work 204 47.8 2.8 42.2 53.3
Homemaker/Student 189 27.6 2.1 23.5 31.8
Retired 969 35.4 1.0 33.4 37.4
Unable to work 286 46.3 2.4 41.5 51.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 968 31.8 1.1 29.7 34.0
1 to less than 20 hours 192 31.8 2.3 27.4 36.3
20 hours to less than 40 hours 469 37.4 1.7 34.1 40.7
40 plus hours 1928 47.8 0.9 46.1 49.6
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 2405 40.3 0.7 38.9 41.7
Divorced/Separated 778 49.0 1.5 46.0 51.9
Widowed 291 22.4 1.4 19.7 25.0
Never married 639 46.6 1.7 43.4 49.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 2927 40.3 0.7 38.9 41.6
Living with a disability 1177 46.1 1.2 43.9 48.4
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 210 38.2 2.4 33.6 42.8
Rural 413 40.8 1.8 37.3 44.3
Densely-settled rural 726 41.2 1.4 38.5 43.8
Semi-Urban 610 40.5 1.6 37.4 43.6
Urban 2162 42.4 0.8 40.7 44.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 536 44.5 1.7 41.1 47.9
Insured 3582 41.2 0.6 40.0 42.4
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 3603 41.6 0.6 40.4 42.8
Have diabetes 514 40.9 1.7 37.6 44.2
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 3732 41.8 0.6 40.5 43.0
Current asthma 363 38.9 2.0 35.0 42.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No 2778 41.5 0.7 40.1 42.9
Yes 1314 41.4 1.0 39.5 43.4
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 3631 40.8 0.6 39.5 42.0
14+ days mental health NOT good 438 48.9 2.0 45.0 52.8
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 3089 36.9 0.6 35.6 38.1
Current smoker 1013 60.8 1.4 58.1 63.6
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 1117 37.4 1.1 35.3 39.5
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 1547 45.1 1.0 43.1 47.1
Obese, BMI>=30 1352 45.8 1.1 43.7 47.9
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
No 1060 39.8 1.1 37.7 42.0
Yes 3053 42.1 0.7 40.8 43.5
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 3189 38.4 0.6 37.1 39.6
Served on active duty 930 64.6 1.5 61.7 67.5

Numerator: All respondents aged 18 years and older who have
ever tried smoking cigars, cigarillos, or very small cigars
 
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
On Questionnaire Split A