National Trends in E-Cigarette Use

National trends: E-cigarette sales at their highest; More than 3 million U.S. youth said they used e-cigarettes in 2020

As the world returns to the “new normal,” the dangers of e-cigarettes and vaping still remain a public health threat. New research shows that national e-cigarette unit sales are among the highest ever recorded based on CDC Foundation data – a worrisome trend that schools should remain aware of as students return in the fall.


In its latest data brief, the CDC Foundation reports that from January 2017 to May 2021: