In , nearly 14 of every U.S. adults aged 18 years or older (%) currently* smoked cigarettes. This means an estimated million adults in the United States . Aug 25, · Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable disease, disability, and death in the United States. Nearly 40 million U.S. adults still smoke cigarettes, and about .
Aug 29, · Cigarette smoking among adults is among the topics covered by the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports (MMWR). Selected estimates on cigarette smoking are . Dec 19, · Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website.. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.
Nov 19, · The adult smoking rate last saw a substantial drop in , when it fell from 16% the year before. The new figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . 68 percent among adults, from percent in to percent in 68 percent among youth, from percent in to percent in Over the last five .