Inhalants Research Report
What is the scope of inhalant use in the United States?

All data refer to the United States population.

How many people use inhalants?

How many young students use inhalants?

  • In 2022, an estimated 3.6% of 8th graders, 2.4% of 10th graders, and 1.8% of 12th graders reported using inhalants in the past 12 months.
    Source: 2022 Monitoring the Future Survey

How many people have an inhalant use disorder?

*The COVID-19 pandemic had an impact on data collection for the 2021 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH). For more information, please see the 2021 NSDUH Frequently Asked Questions from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.