Youth Tobacco Usage Data
To assess adolescent behavioral health risks.
Health risks about tobacco use as reported by public school students grades 6 through 12 on the Youth Risk Behavior Survey.
- Since 2009, the percentage of students who currently smoke cigarettes, cigars or use smokeless tobacco has declined.
- 1 in 4 High School students still used tobacco in 2015.
- In 2015, data about student e-cigarette use were collected for the first time. More students used e-cigarettes than any other tobacco product.