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[India] '40% of tobacco consumers in Bihar are women'

According to Global Adult Tobacco Survey-2010, 40% of the tobacco consumers in the state are women! The state has the dubious distinction of having the largest number of tobacco consumers after five smaller states, including Mizoram, Manipur and Meghalaya
Times of India
added Mar 10, 2013 14:34
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[UK] ONS survey: Smoking halves in 40 years

The General Lifestyle Survey indicates 45% of adults smoked in 1974 compared with 20% in 2011.
BBC Online
added Mar 8, 2013 07:02
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[UK] Smoking, drinking and living alone: what the General Household Survey tells us about how Britain has changed

Smoking has never been less popular in the UK. The overall fall in smoking has been due to a fall in both light to moderate smokers (defined as fewer than 20 cigarettes a day) and heavy smokers (more than 20 per day). The proportions of adults smoking he
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 7, 2013 15:23
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A Look at 2013 Tobacco-Related Legislation

Cigarette and Tobacco Product Tax Increase Bills: Twenty-one states have introduced bills to either raise or reduce the state cigarette tax and/or the tobacco product excise tax. The table below indicates with an “x” those states that have introduced a
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 6, 2013 13:06
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TOBACCO SMOKING IN AUSTRALIA, 2007–08

Rates of smoking in Australia are steadily decreasing over time. Young people were less likely to smoke in 2007–08 than in 1989–90, with a drop from 36% to 24% in rates of current smoking for men aged 18–24 years, and a drop from 36% to 22% for women of
Australian Bureau of Statistics (au)
added Mar 6, 2013 07:49
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Tobacco Smoking in Australia: A Snapshot, 2004-05

This article provides a brief overview of the prevalence of tobacco smoking and the morbidity and mortality attributed to smoking. Information about the health system costs associated with smoking and the health status and demographic characteristics of
Australian Bureau of Statistics (au)
added Mar 6, 2013 07:46
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[California] Smoking Pollution Program

The Smoking Program is mandated by State law and the Berkeley Municipal Code (BMC). Monitoring of food facilities occurs as a proactive measure to ensure compliance. Requests for service are also investigated to help control smoking violations. All fi
City of Berkeley
added Mar 5, 2013 10:31
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Report to Congressional Committees: TOBACCO TAXES Large Disparities in Rates for Smoking Products Trigger Significant Market Shifts to Avoid Higher Taxes (PDF)

GAO estimates that federal revenue losses due to market shifts from roll-your-own to pipe tobacco and from small to large cigars range from about $615 million to $1.1 billion for the same period. The Department of the Treasury (Treasury) has limited op
General Accounting Office (GAO)
added Mar 1, 2013 13:56
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[UK] Devon smokers 'admit using smuggled tobacco'

Illegal tobacco has been used by almost a third of smokers in Torbay and more than a quarter in Plymouth, a government-funded body has revealed. Smokefree South West said 32% of smokers, about 11,600 adults, in Torbay admitted buying the tobacco compare
BBC Online
added Feb 25, 2013 21:51
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I. INDIVIDUAL SMOKER CASES

A. Engle Progeny Cases. Pursuant to the Florida Supreme Court's July 2006 ruling in Engle v. Liggett Group Inc., which decertified the Engle class on a prospective basis, former class members had one year from January 11, 2007 to file individ
Edgar
added Feb 19, 2013 19:46
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