Status: Baseline only

  
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Baseline

Reduce current use of flavored tobacco products among adolescent tobacco users

Baseline: 64.1 percent of students in grades 6 through 12 who are current tobacco users used flavored tobacco products in 2018

Target: 59.2 percent

Target Setting Method
Percentage point improvement

Summary

The availability of different flavors makes it much more likely that adolescents will start using tobacco products, especially e-cigarettes. Policies that prohibit the sale of flavored tobacco products can help reduce tobacco initiation and use in adolescents.

Workgroup: Tobacco Use Workgroup