Table 3

‚ÄÉMedian net worth of young baby boomers by smoking status, in 2000 dollars

OverallNever smokedLight smokerHeavy smoker
Corrected SEs are in parentheses. The first wealth module was fielded in 1985, one year after the first set of smoking questions were asked. All other wealth information comes from the same survey as the smoking questions.
1985$4807 ($280)$6289 ($422)$4889 ($362)$3097 ($234)
1992$20679 ($1213)$30658 ($2195)$18894 ($1669)$9395 ($1026)
1994$30135 ($1658)$45168 ($2410)$27030 ($1962)$12472 ($1054)
1998$50751 ($2886)$73298 ($3866)$49214 ($3748)$23058 ($2061)