Cigarette Smoking and Electronic Cigarette Use

Data are for the U.S.

Cigarette Smoking
  • Percent of adults aged 18 and over who currently smoke cigarettes: 13.8%

Source: Early release of selected estimates based on data from the 2018 National Health Interview Survey, data table for figure 8.1

  • Percent of adolescents in grades 9-12 who smoked cigarettes in the past 30 days: 8.1%

Source: Health, United States, 2018, data table for figure 7pdf icon

Electronic Cigarette Use
  • Percent of adults aged 18 and over who currently use electronic cigarettes: 3.2%

Source: Electronic Cigarette Use Among U.S. Adults, 2018

  • Percent of adolescents in grades 9-12 who used electronic cigarettes in the past 30 days: 20.8%

Source: Health, United States, 2018, data table for figure 7pdf icon

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Page last reviewed: May 21, 2020