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Tobacco packaging warning messages

Tobacco packaging warning messages are warning messages that appear on the packaging of cigarettes and other tobacco products concerning the health effects of those products. They have been implemented in an effort to enhance the public's awareness of th
added Mar 12, 2013 06:41

Dying habits: UK cuts down on heavy drinking and smoking

Office for National Statistics issues snapshot of demographic, social and economic change over 40 years Share 159
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 11, 2013 03:04

[UK] Chapter 1 - Smoking (General Lifestyle Survey Overview - a report on the 2011 General Lifestyle Survey)

This chapter presents data on the prevalence of cigarette smoking in Great Britain in 2011, as well as information on trends in smoking over time.
Office for National Statistics (ONS) (uk)
added Mar 11, 2013 03:02

[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

[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

[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

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


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

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

[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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