Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options
CDC Home

State Highlights: North Dakota

Text Descriptions of Images

Monitor

Current Smoking among Adults by Demographic Characteristics

A horizontal bar graph shows current smoking among adults by demographic characteristics.

  • National median = 18.4%
  • North Dakota = Data not shown
  • 65+ years old = Data not shown
  • 45 to 64 years old = Data not shown
  • 25 to 44 years old = Data not shown
  • 18 to 24 years old = Data not shown
  • More than high school degree = Data not shown
  • High school degree = Data not shown
  • Less than high school degree = Data not shown
  • Male = Data not shown
  • Female = Data not shown
  • Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander = Data not shown
  • American Indian / Alaska Natives = Data not shown
  • Asian = Data not shown
  • Hispanic = Data not shown
  • African American = Data not shown
  • White = Data not shown

Source: BRFSS, 2007 to 2008

Past Month Cigarette Use among Youths Aged 12 to 17 Years

A chart shows past month cigarette use among youths aged 12 to 17 years.

  • National Average = 10.1%
  • In North Dakota, 12.4% of youth aged 12 to 17 years smoked a cigarette in the past month. The range across all states is 6.5% to 15.9%. North Dakota ranks 43rd among the states.

Source: NSDUH, 2006 - 2007


Smoking Attributable Adult (35+ Years) Mortality

A chart shows smoking attributable adult (35+ years) mortality.

  • National Average = 248.5 per 100,000
  • The average annual smoking-attributable mortality rate in North Dakota for 2000 to 2004 was 225.6 per 100,000. The range across states is 138.3 per 100,000 to 370.6 per 100,000. North Dakota ranks 4th among the states.

Source: SAMMEC

Protect

State Smoke Free Policy

Graphic shows state smoke free policy.

  • Smoke free Workplaces = Yes
  • Smoke free Restaurants = No
  • Smoke free Bars = No

Source: STATE System, 2009

Adults Who Reported Anyone Smoking in Work Area within Past 2 Weeks

Line graph shows adults who reported anyone smoking in work area within past 2 weeks.

Data points:

  • 1999: North Dakota = 8.6%; U.S. = 7.6%
  • 2002: North Dakota = 7%; U.S. = 6.2%
  • 2006 through 2007: North Dakota = 5.4%; U.S. = 7.6%

Source: TUS CPS

Offer

Percent of smokers calling quitline

A chart shows the percent of smokers calling quitline.

  • National average = 2.8%
  • In North Dakota, 4.3% of smokers called their quitline. North Dakota ranks 16th among the states. The range across states was from less than 1% to 10.9%.

Source: TUS CPS, 2006, 2007

Medicaid Coverage for Counseling and Medications

Graphic shows Medicaid coverage for counseling and medications.

  • Nicotine Replacement = Partial
  • Varenicline = No
  • Bupropion = Yes
  • Counseling = Partial

Source: MMWR 2009, supplement 8, number 43, pages 1199 to 1204

Warn

Households with No Smoking Rules

Line graph shows households with no smoking rules

Data points:

  • 1999: U.S. = 60.2%; North Dakota = 56.1%
  • 2002: U.S. = 66.0%; North Dakota = 62.5%
  • 2003: U.S. = 72.1%; North Dakota = 68.3%
  • 2006 through 2007: U.S. = 77.6%; North Dakota = 74.8%

Source: TUS CPS

Antitobacco Media Campaign Intensity, Per Quarter

A chart shows antitobacco media campaign intensity, per quarter

Youth aged 12 to 17 years

  • National Median = 29 targeted rating points
  • State average = 0 targeted rating points and ranks 38th

A chart shows antitobacco media campaign intensity, per quarter

General Audience (18+ years)

  • National Median = 135 gross rating points
  • State average = 0 gross rating points and ranks 40th

Source: CDC/OSH

Enforce

Graphic shows if state allows local advertising and promotion in laws.

  • Display = Yes
  • Promotion = Yes
  • Sampling = Yes

Source: STATE System, 2009

Retail Environment Tobacco Licensure

Graphic shows retail environment tobacco licensure.

  • Over the counter = Yes
  • Vending machine = Yes

Source: STATE System, 2009

Raise

Amount of Cigarette Excise tax

Chart shows amount of cigarette excise tax.

  • National average = $1.34 per pack
  • North Dakota maintains a $0.44 cigarette excise tax and ranks 45th among the states. As of December 31, 2009, the range across states was $0.07 to $3.46 per pack.

Source: STATE System, 2009

Minimum Price Law for Cigarettes

Graphic shows minimum price law for cigarettes.

  • Sampling = No

Source: CDC/OSH

State Funding for Tobacco Control

Chart shows state funding for tobacco control.

  • Median state funding: 17.2% of recommended amount.
  • In 2007, North Dakota's funding for tobacco control was 47.1% of CDC's recommended amount and ranks 9th among the states.
  • State spending ranged from 1.1% to 85.5% of the recommended amount.

Source: CDC/OSH

 
CDC 24/7 – Saving Lives, Protecting People, Saving Money. Learn More About How CDC Works For You…
Contact Us:
  • CDC/Office on Smoking and Health
    4770 Buford Highway
    MS F-79
    Atlanta, Georgia 30341-3717
  • 800-CDC-INFO
    (800-232-4636)
    TTY: (888) 232-6348
    Contact CDC-INFO
USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30329-4027, USA
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC-INFO