Table 1

Sample characteristics: HINTS 5, Cycle 2 (2018) (n=3504)

N Weighted %
All3504100.0
Cigarette smoking status
 Current45015.5
 Former86720.3
 Never213062.8
Age group
 18–2924116.2
 30–4460423.2
 45–5998533.0
 60–74115819.4
 75+5168.2
Sex
 Female208951.3
 Male141548.7
Race/Ethnicity
 Non-Hispanic white216864.1
 Non-Hispanic black or African American55811.9
 Non-Hispanic other race2798.3
 Hispanic49915.7
Marital status
 Married168149.9
 Living as married982.7
 Divorced5929.7
 Widowed4365.3
 Separated822.1
 Single, never been married61530.4
Education
 Fewer than 12 years2799.0
 12 years or completed high school64822.6
 Vocational/technical training or some college105139.7
 College graduate or postgraduate152628.7
Family Income
 <$20 00057915.8
 $20 000–$34 99942810.7
 $35 000–$49 99940412.2
 $50 000–$74 99956716.0
 $75 000+110935.2
USDA rural/urban designation (2013)
 Metro301586.3
 Non-metro48913.7
Sexual orientation
 Heterosexual or straight314689.0
 Homosexual or gay or lesbian792.9
 Bisexual441.6
 Something else—specify431.5
  • HINTS, Health Information National Trends Survey; USDA, United States Department of Agriculture.