Adult E-Cig Use by Sex, Race, and Age | American Lung Association

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Adult E-Cig Use by Sex, Race, and Age

  2014 2015 2016 % Change 2014-2016   2014 2015 2016 % Change 2014-2016
  Ever Use   Current Use
Total 12.6 13.1 15.2 20.6   3.7 3.2 3.2 -13.5
Sex                  
Male 14.1 15.2 17.7 25.5   4.1 4.1 3.8 -7.3
Female 11.1 11.1 12.9 16.2   3.4 2.5 2.6 -23.5
Sex Orientation                  
Straight 12.4 13.1 14.9 20.2   3.7 3.2 3.1 -16.2
LGB 24.0 30.4 22.6 -5.8   7.3 8.7 4.1 -43.8
Race                  
Non-Hispanic                  
White 13.3 14.9 17.3 30.1   4.5 3.9 3.7 -17.8
Black 7.6 9.6 12.4 63.2   2.0 1.9 2.0 0.0
American Indian/ Alaska Native 20.2 15.1 25.0 23.8   10.7 2.9 9.1 -15.0
Asian 6.2 7.6 8.3 33.9   1.5 2.1 2.7 80.0
Hispanic 8.6 9.7 11.0 27.9   2.1 1.9 1.6 -23.8
Age                  
18-24 21.6 21.3 23.6 9.3   5.1 4.9 4.7 -7.8
25-44 15.1 17.8 21.0 39.1   4.7 4.0 4.2 -10.6
45-64 10.1 10.6 12.6 24.8   3.5 3.1 2.8 -20.0
≥65 3.7 3.8 4.4 18.9   1.4 1.1 1.0 -28.6

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. National Center for Health Statistics. National Health Interview Survey 2014-2016. Analysis by the American Lung Association Research Team using SPSS software.

Notes:
NA - Not Available
* Persons 18 years or older.

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