US adult smoking rate looks unchanged, vaping rate higher

us adult smoking rate looks unchanged vaping rate higher scaled

Sumary of US adult smoking rate looks unchanged, vaping rate higher:

  • Decline in cigarette smoking could be stalling while the adult vaping rate appears to be rising, according to a government report released Thursday..
  • About 14% of U.S adults were cigarette smokers last year, the third year in a row the annual survey found that rate..
  • But health officials said a change in the methodology make it hard to compare that to the same 14% reported for 2017 and 2018..
  • The new figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention mean there are more than 34 million adult smokers in the U.S..
  • Meanwhile, about 4.5% of adults were counted as current e-cigarette users last year — about 11 million people….

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