Data and Statistics
Series of reports including youth tobacco use, addiction, smoking patterns and secondhand smoke from the MN Center for Health Statistics
Key findings from school survey conducted every three years
Graphs depicting Minnesota tobacco use among youth and adults
Minnesota Public Health Data Access
Find data about public health and risk factors that impact public health on Minnesota Public Health Data Access, a web-based data access portal. The portal includes data on secondhand smoke (SHS), also known as environmental tobacco smoke (ETS)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
CDC Vitalsigns: Smoking & Secondhand Smoke
Recent data on the important health topics of key diseases, conditions, or risk factors. Data is gathered from CDC's national monitoring systems to show progress in important areas of public health, and the ways people can increase their health, prevent or control disease.
State data on smoking and tobacco use
Information on CDC’s State Tobacco Activities Tracking and Evaluation (STATE) System containing up-to-date and historical state-level data on tobacco use prevention and control.
Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)
Data from world’s largest, annual telephone health survey system, which tracks health conditions and risk behaviors in the United States - including Minnesota
National data on smoking and tobacco use
Data and other information from various sources, such as CDC surveillance systems, journal articles, and reports
CDC: Community Health Status Indicators (CHSI) Report
The CHSI report contains over 200 measures for each of the 3,141 United States counties. Although CHSI presents indicators like deaths due to heart disease and cancer, it is imperative to understand that behavioral factors such as tobacco use, diet, physical activity, alcohol and drug use, sexual behavior and others substantially contribute to these deaths.
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports (MMWRs)
Information from this CDC publication specifically related to smoking and tobacco use
Overview and archived reports on many tobacco topics including involuntary exposure, women, youth prevention and more