TABLE 1

Current Tobacco Product Use Among US Youth, NYTS 2012 (n = 24 658)

Current Tobacco Product UseOverallAges 9–14Ages 15–17Ages ≥18
nWeighted % (95% CI)nWeighted % (95% CI)nWeighted % (95% CI)nWeighted % (95% CI)
Exclusive single-product use15176.7 (6.1–7.5)3743.2 (2.7–3.6)8679.5 (8.4–10.6)27413.8 (11.8–16.0)
 Cigarette6332.8 (2.4–3.2)1601.3 (1.0–1.7)3794.1 (3.5–4.8)934.5 (3.4–5.8)
 Cigar4442.0 (1.7–2.4)750.7 (0.5–1.0)2622.8 (2.3–3.5)1075.6 (4.4–7.1)
 Smokeless tobacco1320.6 (0.4–0.7)170.2a (0.1–0.3)780.7 (0.5–1.0)371.9 (1.1–3.1)
 Hookah410.2 (0.1–0.3)200.2 (0.1–0.3)190.3 (0.2–0.4)20.1a (0.0–0.2)
 E-cigarette1970.9 (0.7–1.3)660.5 (0.3–0.7)1051.4 (0.9–2.1)251.3 (0.8–2.1)
 Other combustible (pipe, bidis, or kreteks)480.2 (0.1–0.3)250.2 (0.1–0.3)160.2 (0.1–0.3)70.4a (0.2–0.9)
 Other noncombustible (snus or dissolvable)220.1 (0.0–0.1)110.1a (0.0–0.2)80.1a (0.0–0.1)30.2a (0.1–0.5)
Two-product use8173.6 (3.2–4.2)1421.2 (0.9–1.4)5015.4 (4.7–6.3)1739.0 (7.5–10.6)
 Cigar and cigarettes3191.4 (1.1–1.8)440.3 (0.2–0.4)2042.3 (1.8–2.9)703.5 (2.7–4.5)
 Smokeless tobacco and cigarettes530.2 (0.2–0.3)50.1a (0.0–0.2)350.4 (0.2–0.6)130.5a (0.3–1.0)
 Hookah and cigarettes650.3 (0.2–0.4)170.2 (0.1–0.3)410.4 (0.3–0.6)70.3a (0.1–0.7)
 E-cigarette and cigarettes780.4 (0.3–0.5)120.1a (0.0–0.3)480.6 (0.4–0.8)181.1 (0.7–1.9)
 One other combustible product (pipe, bidis, or kreteks) and cigarettes440.2 (0.1–0.3)100.1a (0.0–0.2)270.3 (0.2–0.4)70.4a (0.2–0.8)
 One other noncombustible product (snus or dissolvable) and cigarettes360.2 (0.1–0.2)110.1a (0.0–0.2)190.2 (0.1–0.3)60.3a (0.2–0.8)
 Two other combustible products1190.5 (0.4–0.7)210.2 (0.1–0.3)610.6 (0.5–0.8)372.1 (1.5–3.0)
 Two other noncombustible products430.2 (0.1–0.2)80.1a (0.0–0.1)290.3 (0.2–0.4)60.2a (0.1–0.6)
 One other combustible product and 1 other noncombustible product600.3 (0.2–0.4)140.1a (0.1–0.2)370.4 (0.3–0.7)90.4a (0.2–0.9)
Three or more product use9684.3 (3.7–4.9)2051.7 (1.3–2.1)5646.0 (5.1–7.1)19710.3 (8.6–12.4)
 Including cigarettes8563.7 (3.2–4.3)1811.5 (1.2–1.9)5045.3 (4.4–6.3)1698.8 (7.2–10.7)
 Not including cigarettes1120.5 (0.4–0.7)240.2 (0.1–0.3)600.7 (0.5–1.0)281.5 (1.0–2.4)
No current tobacco use1965485.3 (83.9–86.6)11 06194.0 (93.2–94.7)723279.1 (77.0–81.0)130666.9 (63.8–69.9)
  • CI, confidence interval.

  • a Data are statistically unstable (relative SE >30%).