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Table 1 Comparison of smoking rates and tobacco control in selected US states

From: Analysis of primary risk factors for oral cancer from select US states with increasing rates

State Current rate
(2007)
Comparison
(relative to US)
IOI
(1992-1993)
SoTC
(1999-2000)
Elevated APC states:
NV 21.5% ABOVE +0.25 -1.42
NC 22.9 ABOVE -4.46 (LOW) -0.14
IA 19.8 SAME -1.18 (LOW) +0.41
OH 23.1 ABOVE -2.81 (LOW) -1.05
ME 20.2 ABOVE +1.28 (HIGH) -1.24
ID 19.1 BELOW +1.33 (HIGH) +0.13
ND 20.9 ABOVE -0.29 -0.93
WY 22.1 ABOVE -2.11 (LOW) -0.92
Contiguous border states (NV):
NV 21.5% ABOVE +0.25 -1.42
AZ 19.8 SAME +2.99 (HIGH) +4.03
CA 14.3 BELOW +4.62 (HIGH) +3.73
ID 19.1 BELOW +1.33 (HIGH) +0.13
OR 16.9 BELOW +2.70 (HIGH) +0.90
UT 11.7 BELOW +4.01 (HIGH) -0.29
US average 19.8% N/A N/A mean = 0.0
STD = 1.20
  1. NV (Nevada), NC (North Carolina), IA (Iowa), OH (Ohio), ME (Maine), ID (Idaho), ND (North Dakota), WY (Wyoming), AZ (Arizona), CA (California), OR (Oregon), UT (Utah).