Aug 25, · Nearly 40 million U.S. adults still smoke cigarettes, and about million middle and high school students use at least one tobacco product, including e-cigarettes. Every day, about 1, U.S. youth younger than 18 years smoke . Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable disease, disability, and death in the United States. Nearly 40 million U.S. adults still smoke cigarettes, and about million middle and high school students use at least one tobacco product, including e-cigarettes.
Currently, according to the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), percent of adults (an estimated million people) smoke cigarettes. While the prevalence of daily smoking . Feb 20, · Current Tobacco Smoking, Quit Attempts, and Knowledge About Smoking Risks Among Persons Aged ≥15 Years — Global Adult Tobacco Survey, 28 Countries, – September 28, / Vol. 67 / No. 38; Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Tobacco .
In , nearly 14 of every U.S. adults aged 18 years or older (%) currently* smoked cigarettes. This means an estimated million adults in the United States currently smoke cigarettes.2 More than 16 million Americans live with a smoking-. Between and , among current cigarette smokers: The proportion of people smoking more than 24 cigarettes a day decreased 76 percent from 25 percent to 6 percent. The .