1 in 4
high school students reported in 2018 that they had used a tobacco product in the previous 30 days

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Additional Information: Nearly 5 million high school and middle school students used tobacco products in 2018.
Reference: For more information, read the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention analysis, "Tobacco Use By Youth Is Rising." "Tobacco Use By Youth Is Rising."

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