Reduce current tobacco use in adolescents — TU‑04 Data

This objective is a Leading Health Indicator (LHI). Learn about LHIs.

Status: Getting worse

  Getting worse

Most Recent Data:
23.0 percent (2019)

Target:
11.3 percent

Desired Direction:
Decrease desired

Baseline:
18.3 percent of students in grades 6 through 12 used cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars, smokeless tobacco, hookah, pipe tobacco, and/or bidis in the past 30 days in 2018

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Adolescent tobacco use in past 30 days
(percent), 2018-2019
Population 2018 2019
Total
18.3
CI 16.9 / 19.7
SE 0.710
23.0
CI 21.4 / 24.6
SE 0.809