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Tobacco Use 2012/13: New Zealand Health Survey

The significant decrease in daily and current (daily, weekly and monthly) smoking in New Zealand seen since 1996/97 has continued. In 1996/97, a quarter (25%) of the adult population reported being current smokers and by 2012/13 this rate had dropped to
New Zealand Ministry of Health (nz)
added Dec 4, 2014 07:37

[New Zealand] Report shows significant decrease in smoking

Associate Health Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga welcomes a health report which shows more smokers have quit and fewer people have started smoking.. The largest decrease was for 15-19 year olds. For this age group, smoking decreased by 36% between 2006/07
Yahoo! New Zealand News
added Dec 4, 2014 07:36

[UK-Wales] Exposure to secondhand smoke in cars and homes, and e-cigarette use among 10-11 year old children in Wales: CHETS Wales 2 (PDF)

29. Despite a decline in smoking in the home, a sizeable minority of children are still affected by this. Therefore, continued efforts to reduce children’s exposure to smoke in the home remain vital. 30. E-cigarette use appears to represent a new form
added Dec 4, 2014 07:31
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[Europe] Life expectancy on the rise in EU: report

Life expectancy in the EU reached 79.2 years on average in 2012 (82.2 years for women and 76.1 for men respectively), an increase of 5.1 years since 1990... Smoking rates in the EU stood at an average of 22.8 percent in 2012, a 12 percent reduction since
Xinhua Newswire
added Dec 4, 2014 06:06

[UK] Family Spending, 2014 Edition - ONS

Living Costs and Food Survey / UK households spent an average of £517 a week in 2013. See table A1 (153.5 Kb Excel sheet) for the full breakdown of expenditure. .. Categories: Economy, Personal Finances, Consumers and Customers, Personal Expenditure Freq
added Dec 3, 2014 12:06

List of Goods Produced by Child Labor or Forced Labor

Argentina Tobacco / Brazil Tobacco / Cambodia / Indonesia / Kenya / Kyrgyz Republic / Lebanon / Malawi / Mexico / Mozambique / Nicaragua / Philippines / Tanzania / Uganda / Zambia
US Department of Labor
added Dec 3, 2014 03:47

[New Zealand] Stats show fall in Māori smoking rates

Māori health professionals are calling on the Government to change the way nicotine products are marketed and cut the amount of nicotine in them. National Māori Tobacco Control manager Zoe Hawke said New Zealand had the second highest level for nicotine
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Dec 2, 2014 07:41
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[New Zealand] Tobacco still a ticking time bomb for Māori and Pacific

Newly-released statistics show Māori and Pacific smoking rates have fallen considerably in New Zealand, but national tobacco control services say there is still plenty of work to do. Māori regular smoking rates dropped by about 10% (from 42.2% to 32.7%)
Scoop (nz)
added Dec 1, 2014 18:13

[Africa] 2.5 million adults in Kenya use tobacco - study

11.6 per cent of the adult population either smokes or uses smokeless ... The findings were released yesterday at Laico Regency by the ministry of Health in conjunction with the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics. While majority of males prefer smoked t
Nairobi Star (ke)
added Dec 1, 2014 12:15

[North Carolina] Adult smoking rate falls to new low

At $1.2 million, North Carolina was tied for 45th in terms of state funding being spent directly on tobacco prevention programs during fiscal year 2013-14. By comparison, the CDC recommends North Carolina dedicate $106.8 million. That means the state is
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 1, 2014 06:54
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