December 2006 Values Update Survey

Data Archive > U.S. Surveys > General Population > National > Pew Research Center > Analysis


SMOKE

(Percentages are weighted by WEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted)

Do you smoke cigarettes on a regular basis?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 21.9% 21.9%
No 77.9% 99.8%
Don't know/Refused .2% 100%
Total N = 2007

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+ TOTAL
Yes 27.7% 26.2% 26.9% 25.5% 17.4% 8.4% 22.2%
No 72.1% 73.8% 73.1% 74.5% 82.2% 91.3% 77.7%
Don't know/Refused 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.3% 0.3% 0.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1969


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 23.1% 20.7% 21.9%
No 76.5% 79.2% 77.9%
Don't know/Refused 0.4% 0.1% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
2007


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school graduate Some college College graduate and above TOTAL
Yes 26.8% 28.9% 21.7% 10.3% 21.9%
No 73.2% 70.8% 78.3% 89.7% 78.0%
Don't know/Refused 0.0% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1994


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Yes 18.3% 21.0% 24.9% 22.0%
No 81.7% 78.9% 74.8% 77.9%
Don't know/Refused 0.0% 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1870


Race (I-RACE)

White non-Hispanic Black non-Hispanic Hispanic or other TOTAL
Yes 23.3% 20.7% 17.7% 22.0%
No 76.6% 79.3% 82.3% 77.9%
Don't know/Refused 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1985



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