U.S. smoking prevalence among adults by ethnicity 2019

This statistic represents the prevalence of smoking in the United States as of 2019, by ethnicity. In that year, the prevalence of smoking was highest for American Indians with a total of 29.1 percent.

Prevalence of smoking among U.S. adults as of 2019, by ethnicity

Percentage of U.S. adults
American Indian29.1%
Multiracial23.5%
Hawaiian/
Pacific Islander
21.8%
Black17.4%
Other race16.9%
White16.3%
Hispanic12.4%
Asian7.7%
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Sources

Release date

December 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

2019

Age group

18 years and older

Supplementary notes


Percentage of adults who are current smokers (self-report smoking at least 100 cigarettes in their lifetime and currently smoke).

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