Based on a study on smoking prevalence from 1996 to 2012, a map by The New York Times shows the results. Smoking rates among men and women have declined overall over the years, but there are still relatively high rates in many areas of the country, which appears to correlate with income. Lower income tends towards higher smoking rates.
Smoking rates and income
Life expectancy changes
The data goes back to 1960 and up to the most current estimates for 2009. Each line represents a country.
Who is Older and Younger than You
Here’s a chart to show you how long you have until you start to feel your age.