Table 1

Healthy people 2000 tobacco objectives and special population targets. Based on references 1 and 4.

Special population targets1987 Baseline1993 Update2000 Target
• Adults with a high school education or less34%_20%
• Blue collar workers41%(36%)20%
• Young adult smokers age 20-24 years27%(26%)15%
• High school seniors19%(19%)-
• African Americans aged 18 and over33%(26%)18%
• Hispanics aged 18 and over24%(20%)18%
• Native Americans/Alaska natives42-70%_20%
• Male smokeless tobacco users aged 18-24 years9%(10%)4%
• Pregnant women25%-10%