Smoking Related Information
Hawai‘i Behavior Risk Survey
- Have you smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your entire life?
- Do you now smoke cigarettes every day, some days, or not at all? C_BRFS_2012(Adults who have smoked at least 100 cigarettes were asked)
- During the past 12 months, have you stopped smoking for one day or longer trying to quit smoking? (Adults who now smoked every day or some days were asked)
- How long has it been since you last smoked a cigarette, even one or two puffs? (Adults who now smoke, smoked every day or smoked some days)
- Do you currently use chewing tobacco, snuff or snus everyday, some days, or not at all?
- On how many of the past 7 days did anyone smoke in your home while you were there?
- Which statement best describes the rules about smoking in your home while you were there? Do not include decks, lanais, garages, or porches:
- Smoking is not allowed anywhere in my home,
- Smoking is allowed in some places or at some times,
- Smoking is allowed anywhere in my home,
- There are no rules about smoking inside my home.
- Which statement best describes the rules about smoking in your family car or cars?
- Smoking is not allowed in any car,
- Smoking is allowed sometimes or in some cars,
- Smoking is not allowed when children are in the car,
- Smoking is allowed in all cars,
- We don’t have a family car/ does not apply.
Hawai‘i Youth Tobacco Survey
Adult Tobacco Survey
- 2006 Hawai’i Adult Tobacco Survey The 2006 Hawai’i Adult Tobacco Survey (ATS) collected in-depth data on the knowledge and attitudes of Hawai’i adults regarding the use of tobacco products, cessation efforts among smokers, attitudes and exposure towards second-hand smoke (SHS), and overall attitudes regarding smoking and its effects upon smokers and non-smokers.
- National ATS, 2003-2007
- National ATS, 2009-2010
Women and Smoking
- American Cancer Society; Women and Smoking
- The Pregnancy Risk Assessment and Monitoring System (PRAMS) is an annual representative survey of women who give birth in Hawai‘i. PRAMS collects state-specific, population-based data on maternal attitudes and experiences prior to, during, and immediately following pregnancy. Tobacco use is one of the areas covered by PRAMS:
- Smokefreewomen Web site created by the Tobacco Control Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences of the National Cancer Institute
- Women and Smoking: A Report of the Surgeon General. March 2001
- Hawaii Perinatal Smoking Quick Facts
Smoking Attributable Mortality, Morbidity, and Economic Costs
Smoke Free Housing
Other Hawai‘i resources:
- The Burden of Chronic Obstructive Disease (COPD) in Hawai‘i – 2010
- Hawai‘i State Asthma Plan for 2011 – 2016
- Hawai‘i State Cancer Plan for 2010 – 2015
- Smoking & Tobacco Use In Hawai‘i Fact, Figures & Trends. July 2010
- Hawai‘i Tobacco Control Plan for 2011-2016
- 2013 national report card for Hawai‘i
- 2013 Surgeon General Report on youth and young adult tobacco use
- 2013 Prevention Status Report for Hawaii
- Center for Tobacco Control Research & Education
- Involuntary Smoke Bibliography, this database includes abstracts of approximately 900 key articles regarding involuntary smoking and disease outcomes referenced in the 2006 Surgeon General’s Report: The Health Consequences of Involuntary Exposure to Tobacco Smoke.
- Medpage Today
- PubMed, is a free database accessing primarily the MEDLINE database of references and abstracts on life sciences and biomedical topics,
- Tobacco.org, daily compilation of tobacco control news in the U.S. and around the world
- ‘No e-cigarette smoking’ poster
- Quit-line referral poster for health professionals counseling pregnant women
- No direct sales to minors poster for retail staff.
34-minute video of Stan Glantz PhD’s talk in Honolulu on electronic smoking devices:
44-minute video of Karen Wilson MD’s talk in Honolulu on second-hand smoke risks to youth, click here for reference citations:
Tobacco Prevention & Education Program – 1250 Punchbowl St. Rm 217- Honolulu, HI 96813 Phone: (808) 586-4613 / Fax: (808) 586-8252