E-Cigarette Facts and Data
1. E-Cigarette use more than doubled among U.S. middle and high school students, from 4.7 percent in 2011 to 10 percent in 2012.
2. More than 75 percent of youth users of e-cigarettes smoke traditional cigarettes as well.
3. 1 in 5 middle school students who reported ever using e-cigarettes say they have never tried traditional cigarettes. ( Source: Centers for Disease Control, National Youth Tobacco Survey 2013)
4. 79 percent of adult smokers who are nicotine dependent report that they started smoking before they were 18 years old. (Source: SAMHSA, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2012)
With these facts and data we can say that the E- Cig has definatley made an impact on the youth as well as adults. would you say “addiction” is the key?