Percent of adults who smoke. U.S. total does not include territories. Data represent adults who reported that they currently smoke every day or some days. Data based on the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, an ongoing, state-based, random-digit-dialed telephone survey of noninstitutionalized civilian adults aged 18 years and older.Percentages are weighted to reflect population characteristics.
Children enrolled in nursery school, preschool or kindergarten by age group. The share of children ages 3 to 5 enrolled in nursery school or kindergarten during the previous two months.
Percent of Children (10-17) who are Overweight or Obese. Overweight or Obese: BMI at or above the 85th percentile of the CDC growth charts for age and gender.BMI-for-age: Body Mass Index for children and teens, also called BMI-for-age, is the number calculated from a child''s weight and height. BMI ranges for children and teens take into account normal differences in body fat between boys and girls and differences in body fat at various ages. It provides a reliable indicator of body fatness...
SAT score averages of college-bound seniors and percentage of graduates taking SAT, by state or jurisdiction: 2006-07
Total amount, in nominal U.S. dollars, each state spent on energy in 2007. Expenditures are rounded to the nearest hundred thousand dollar.
Percent of People 25 Years and Over Who Have Completed High School (Including Equivalency)
A trauma center is a hospital that is designated by a state or local authority or is verified by the American College of Surgeons. Hospitals that are solely pediatric trauma centers are not included in this report. A trauma center is a hospital equipped to provide comprehensive emergency medical services to patients suffering traumatic injuries. Trauma centers were established as the medical establishment realized that traumatic injuries often require complex and multi-disciplinary treatment...