Status: Baseline only
Most Recent Data:
86.5 percent (2014-15)
86.5 percent of homes had adults aged 18 years and over who reported that smoking was not allowed in their home in 2014-15
Increase the proportion of smoke-free homes
Most secondhand smoke exposure in children and adults who don’t smoke happens at home. Secondhand smoke causes a range of serious health problems, including stroke, heart disease, and sudden infant death syndrome. In addition to reducing secondhand smoke exposure, making homes smoke-free can help adults quit smoking and prevent smoking initiation in adolescents.
Workgroup: Tobacco Use Workgroup