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Population-level relevance of risk factors for cancer

We are estimating and comparing the population-level relevance of risk factors for cancer in Australia...This study is focusing on the preventable lifestyle-related risk factors (e.g., smoking, alcohol consumption, poor diet, lack of exercise, overweight
Centre for Big Data Research in Health (CBDRH) (au)
added Jul 20, 2018 20:21
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Adult smoking habits in the UK: 2017

In the UK, 15.1% of people aged 18 years and above smoked cigarettes, which equates to around 7.4 million people in the population, based on our estimate from the Annual Population Survey. Of the constituent countries, 14.9% of adults in England smoked;
Office for National Statistics (ONS) (uk)
added Jul 8, 2018 15:32
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Adult smoking habits in the UK: 2017

Cigarette smoking among adults including the proportion of people who smoke, their demographic breakdowns, changes over time, and e-cigarettes.
Office for National Statistics (ONS) (uk)
added Jul 8, 2018 15:30
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what is your state doing about tobacco?

These are just a few examples from our state fact sheets, which highlight the most up-to-date information on each state. They include cigarette, cigar, smokeless and e-cigarette use rates for adults and high school students, state funding for prevention
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jul 3, 2018 08:34
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[Kentucky, Oklahoma] State Tax Changes Taking Effect July 1, 2018

Oklahoma and Kentucky are increasing their cigarette taxes: Oklahoma from $1.03 to $2.03 per pack, Kentucky from $0.60 to $1.10.
Tax Foundation
added Jun 28, 2018 15:01
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Smoke-Free and Tobacco-Free Policies in Colleges and Universities ― United States and Territories, 2017

As of November 2017, at least 2,082 U.S. colleges and universities had smoke-free policies, twice as many as in 2012. Among these campuses, 1,743 (83.7%) had tobacco-free policies and some specifically prohibited electronic cigarette use (1,658 [79.6%])
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jun 21, 2018 18:49
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CDC Reports Adult Smoking Fell to Record Low 13.9 Percent in 2017

Our nation’s dramatic progress in reducing smoking among both youth and adults is a testament to the effectiveness of evidence-based strategies that have been implemented at the federal, state and local levels. These include tobacco tax increases, compre
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 20, 2018 16:04
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FIGURE 8.1. Prevalence of current cigarette smoking among adults aged 18 and over: United States, 2006–2017

SOURCE: NCHS, National Health Interview Survey, Sample Adult Core component.
Tableau Public
added Jun 20, 2018 15:59
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CDC: Smoking Rates Hit Record Lows

Smoking rates among adults in the United States dropped to record low levels in 2017, declining from close to 16% in 2016 to around 14%, according to the CDC's National Center for Health Statistics. The latest quarterly findings from the National Health
MedPage Today
added Jun 20, 2018 14:45
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WHO global report on trends in prevalence of tobacco smoking 2000-2025, second edition (PDF)

World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 15, 2018 09:20
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