Impact of Tobacco Use
Need more detailed information on how tobacco impacts specific populations and how the tobacco industry markets its products? We can help.
- Racial/Ethnic Populations - Tobacco use is more common in some racial and ethnic groups than others. Find out which groups are more likely to smoke.
- Women and Tobacco Use – Find out how many women smoke in different populations, how tobacco use harms women's health and how the tobacco industry has targeted women.
- Tobacco Industry Marketing – Learn more on how the tobacco industry targets youth and other populations to market its deadly products.
- Trends in Tobacco Use – This data-rich document with tables and figures depicts cigarette and tobacco use, and related mortality.
Learn about the American Lung Association's programs to help you or a loved one quit smoking, and join our advocacy efforts to reduce tobacco use and exposure to secondhand smoke. Visit Lung.org or call the Lung HelpLine at 1-800-LUNGUSA (1-800-586-4872).