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Tobacco Use Among Middle and High School Students, United States, 2011-2015

Categories: Alcohol/Drug Abuse,Headlines,Smoking/Tobacco,Statistics,Youth

http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/65/wr/mm6514a1.htm?s_cid=mm6514a1_w

Reports that overall tobacco use by middle and high school students has not changed from 2011 to 2015.  4.7 million students were reported as current users in 2015.  Also reports on types of tobacco products used with e-cigarettes as the most widely used.  From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

Federal Trade Commission Smokeless Tobacco Report for 2013

Categories: Smoking/Tobacco,Statistics

https://www.ftc.gov/system/files/documents/reports/federal-trade-commission-smokeless-tobacco-report-2013/2013tobaccorpt.pdf

Spending on advertising and promotion by the major manufacturers of smokeless tobacco products increased from $435 million in 2012 to $503 million in 2013.  Smokeless tobacco sales also rose in the U.S. from 2012 to 2013.  From the Federal Trade Commission

 

Federal Trade Commission Cigarette Report for 2013

Categories: Smoking/Tobacco,Statistics

https://www.ftc.gov/system/files/documents/reports/federal-trade-commission-cigarette-report-2013/2013cigaretterpt.pdf

Reports on continuing declines of sales and advertising expenses for cigarettes in the U.S.   The latest in a series of reports prepared since 1967 on cigarette sales, advertising, and promotion obtained by the federal government under compulsory processes from cigarette manufacturers.  From the Federal Trade Commission

 

Smoking Prevalence and Cessation Before and During Pregnancy: Data from the Birth Certificate, 2014

Categories: Births/Deaths,Health Insurance,Health/Medical,Smoking/Tobacco,Statistics,Women

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr65/nvsr65_01.pdf

Presents smoking and cessation rates 3 months before and during pregnancy by maternal age, race and ethnicity, marital status, educational attainment, source of payment for delivery, and receipt of government benefits among others. The smoking rate at any time during pregnancy was 8.4%. From the National Center for Health Statistics

 

Current Cigarette Smoking Among Adults, United States, 2005-2014

Categories: Disability,Education,Health Insurance,Income/Poverty,Smoking/Tobacco,Statistics

http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm6444a2.htm?s_cid=mm6444a2_w

Reports that current cigarette smoking among U.S. adults has declined from 20.9% in 2005 to 16.8% in 2014. Also reports on smoking rates by such characteristics as race, gender, education level, income, disability, sexual preference, and insurance coverage. From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

Electronic Cigarette Use Among Adults: United States, 2014

Categories: Health/Medical,Smoking/Tobacco,Statistics

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/databriefs/db217.pdf

Provides the first estimates of e-cigarette use among U.S. adults by selected demographic and cigarette smoking characteristics. From the National Center for Health Statistics

 

Early Release of Selected Estimates Based on Data from the 2014 National Health Interview Survey

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nhis/earlyrelease/earlyrelease201506.pdf

Updates estimates for 15 selected health measures and presents estimates from 1997 through 2013 for comparison.  The measures include health insurance coverage, physical activity, obesity, smoking and drinking, and psychological distress.   From the National Center for Health Statistics

 

Federal Trade Commission Smokeless Tobacco Report for 2012

Categories: Advertising/Marketing,Smoking/Tobacco,Statistics

https://www.ftc.gov/system/files/documents/reports/federal-trade-commission-smokeless-tobacco-report-2012/150327-2012smokelesstobaccorpt.pdf

Provides information on domestic sales and advertising by the five largest U.S. manufacturers of smokeless tobacco products.  From the Federal Trade Commission

 

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