Percentage of Adults Aged 18 Years and Older Who Have Smoked Tobacco
in a Water Pipe (Hookah) At Least Once In The Past Thirty Days
Among Those Who Have Ever Smoked Tobacco in a Water Pipe (Hookah)

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 74 11.3 1.4 8.5 14.1
GENDER
Male 46 11.7 1.9 8.0 15.4
Female 28 10.7 2.1 6.5 15.0
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 43 18.1 2.8 12.5 23.6
25-34 years 19 9.6 2.4 4.8 14.3
35-44 years 2 2.1 1.5 0.0 5.0
45-54 years 6 6.8 3.1 0.8 12.9
55-64 years 3 4.6 2.7 0.0 9.9
65+ years 1 0.7 0.7 0.0 2.0
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 4 11.5 5.5 0.7 22.2
Non-hispanic 69 11.2 1.5 8.3 14.1
RACE
White only 60 11.0 1.5 8.0 13.9
Black or African American only 3 13.6 8.3 0.0 29.8
Other race only 9 17.5 6.4 5.0 30.1
More than one race 1 2.5 2.5 0.0 7.4
EDUCATION
Less than high school 6 28.4 10.3 8.2 48.5
High school graduate or G.E.D 21 12.7 3.0 6.8 18.5
Some college 31 11.2 2.2 6.9 15.4
College graduate 16 6.6 1.7 3.3 10.0
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 9 21.5 7.5 6.8 36.3
$15,000 to $24,999 13 13.6 3.9 6.0 21.1
$25,000 to $34,999 12 13.9 4.2 5.7 22.1
$35,000 to $49,999 5 7.9 3.7 0.7 15.1
$50,000 or more 19 6.1 1.6 3.0 9.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 48 10.8 1.7 7.4 14.1
Out of work 7 18.4 6.7 5.2 31.5
Homemaker/Student 18 14.8 3.8 7.4 22.2
Retired 0 . . . .
Unable to work 1 2.4 2.3 0.0 7.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 5 7.4 3.3 0.8 13.9
1 to less than 20 hours 4 13.7 7.7 0.0 28.8
20 hours to less than 40 hours 29 17.3 3.4 10.7 23.9
40 plus hours 27 9.4 1.9 5.6 13.2
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 21 7.1 1.8 3.7 10.6
Divorced/Seperated 4 3.8 2.2 0.0 8.1
Widowed 0 . . . .
Never married 49 16.6 2.5 11.8 21.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 9 7.2 2.6 2.2 12.3
Not living with a disability 65 12.2 1.6 9.0 15.4
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 2 13.8 11.0 0.0 35.4
Rural 5 9.1 4.2 0.8 17.4
Densely-settled rural 5 6.3 3.0 0.5 12.1
Semi-Urban 14 16.0 4.6 7.0 25.0
Urban 48 11.3 1.7 7.9 14.7
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 56 10.2 1.5 7.3 13.2
Uninsured 16 15.6 4.1 7.6 23.5
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 4 11.9 5.9 0.3 23.5
No diabetes 70 11.3 1.5 8.4 14.2
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 11 16.8 5.3 6.4 27.2
No current asthma 63 10.9 1.5 7.9 13.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Yes 9 10.4 3.8 2.9 17.8
No 65 11.5 1.5 8.5 14.5
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 14 21.0 5.3 10.6 31.4
<14 days mental health NOT good 59 9.8 1.4 7.0 12.6
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 24 13.1 2.8 7.7 18.6
Non-smoker 49 10.5 1.7 7.3 13.8
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 34 15.2 2.8 9.7 20.7
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 21 10.5 2.3 5.9 15.1
Obese, BMI>=30 17 8.7 2.4 4.0 13.3
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Yes 59 10.6 1.5 7.6 13.5
No 14 13.1 3.7 5.8 20.3
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 3 4.1 2.5 0.0 8.9
Did not serve on active duty 70 12.1 1.6 9.0 15.2

Numerator: Respondents aged 18 years and older who have smoked tobacco
in a water pipe (hookah) at least once in the past 30 days.
 
Denominator: Respondents who have ever tried smoking tobacco
in a water pipe (hookah), excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
 
On Questionnaire Split A