14%

of American adults smoke cigarettes

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Additional Information: Between 2006 and 2018, the number of smokers decreased by 7 percentage points. Current cigarette smokers are defined as those who had smoked more than 100 cigarettes in their lifetime and now smoke every day or some days.

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