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2010-11 TUS-CPS Data, Table 5: Various Unique Items

Table 5. 2010-11 Tobacco Use Supplement to the Current Population Survey (TUS-CPS):

Various Unique Items in the TUS-CPS - Percentage and Mean Estimates (95% Confidence Intervals) of the US Household Population, 18 Years and Older
Topic Pecent (CI) Population Size (denominator) Sample Size (denominator)
Usual Cigarette Type is Menthol*
Total 30.2
(29.4-30.9)
36,160,865 27,189
Male 25.4
(24.4-26.4)
19,548,789 13,401
Female 35.8
(34.8-36.8)
16,612,075 13,788
First Cigarette Within 30 Minutes of Waking Up
Total 57.6
(56.8-58.3)
28,161,379 21,407
Male 58.7
(57.7-59.7)
14,988,287 10,457
Female 56.3
(55.2-57.4)
13,173,092 10,950
Used Telephone Help Line or Quit Line for Most Recent Quit Attempt During Last 12 Months
Total 3.0
(2.7-3.3)
14,941,284 11,424
Male 2.2
(1.9-2.7)
7,816,804 5,366
Female 3.8
(3.3-4.3)
7,124,480 6,058
Received Doctor Advice to Quit§
Total 64.8
(63.8-65.7)
22,263,086 17,409
Male 63.4
(62.1-64.7)
10,613,344 7,532
Female 66.0
(64.9-67.1)
11,649,742 9,877
Received Dentist Advice to Quit§
Total 31.2
(30.1-32.4)
13,706,237 10,675
Male 33.4
(31.7-35.2)
6,679,509 4,668
Female 29.2
(27.9-30.5)
7,026,729 6,007
Average Price Paid for Last Pack of Cigarettes#
Total 5.69
(5.63-5.75)
24,232,959 17,884
Male 5.70
(5.61-5.79)
13,386,332 8,994
Female 5.67
(5.59-5.76)
10,846,627 8,890

* Current everyday and some day smokers.

† Current everyday smokers.

‡ Among current smokers who tried to stop smoking for most recent quit attempt anytime during the past 12 months, we assess any use of a quit line.

§ Advice in the past 12 months by medical doctor/dentist to quit smoking among current everyday and some day cigarette smokers who have seen a medical doctor/dentist in the past 12 months.

# Price of pack (in dollars) of last purchase of cigarettes by the pack among current everyday and some day smokers reporting usually purchase own cigarettes by the pack.

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Last Modified: 11 Apr 2014