Status: Baseline only
Reduce current use of combustible tobacco products among adults
Baseline: 16.8 percent of adults aged 18 years and over used a combustible tobacco product every day or some days in 2018 (age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population)
Target: 5.0 percent
Data Source: National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), CDC/NCHS
Cigarette, cigar, and pipe smoking are responsible for most tobacco-related diseases and deaths. Population-level interventions to reduce tobacco use include price increases, mass media campaigns, and smoke-free policies.
Topic: Tobacco Use
Workgroup: Tobacco Use Workgroup