Past Month Cigarette Use Among Persons Aged 12 and Older, by Sex, 1985-2006

Past Month Cigarette Use Among Persons Aged 12 and Older, by Sex, 1985-2006
Year Total Female Male
1985 38.7% 34.5% 43.4%
1992 31.9% 30.0% 34.1%
1999 25.8% 23.4% 28.3%
2006 25.0% 22.4% 27.8%

Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. (2007). Results from the 2006 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings (Office of Applied Studies, NSDUH Series H-32, DHHS Publication No. SMA 07-4293). Rockville, MD. http://www.oas.samhsa.gov/nsduhlatest.htm, accessed 01/08/08.

Back to Cigarette Smoking