Published October 1987
by Stationery Office Books .
Written in English
Get this from a library! Smoking among secondary school children in England: an enquiry carried out by Social Survey Division of ONS on behalf of the Department of Health. [Lindsey Jarvis; Great Britain. Office for National Statistics. Social Survey Division.; Great Britain. Department of Health.] -- An enquiry carried out by the Social Survey Division of ONS on behalf of the DoH. Introduction. Cigarette smoking contributes to the deaths of more than , Americans annually. Each day >3, children and adolescents become regular smokers. This paper details a new antitobacco educational program titled “AntE Tobacco” Method. Children in grades 1–3 were administered a item questionnaire to ascertain their baseline knowledge about the ill effects of Cited by: 5. Get this from a library! Smoking among secondary school children in England in an enquiry carried out by Social Survey Division of OPCS on behalf of the Department of Health. [Eileen Goddard; Great Britain. Office of Population Censuses and Surveys. Social Survey Division.]. The Smarter than Smoking campaign has been providing smoking prevention resources to WA schools since Within this site, there are teaching and learning resources that will support teachers in educating young people about tobacco and smoking related issues.
Preventing tobacco product use among youth is critical to ending the tobacco epidemic in the United States. Tobacco product use is started and established primarily during adolescence. 1,2 Nearly 9 out of 10 cigarette smokers first try cigarette smoking by and 98% first try smoking by age 1 Each day in the U.S. about 1, youth under 18 years of age smoke their first cigarette and. Family influence on current smoking habits among secondary school children in Kota Bharu, Kelantan Article (PDF Available) in Singapore medical journal 41(4) May with Reads. Objectives To examine the prevalence and frequency of electronic (e)-cigarette use among young people in Wales, associations with socio-demographic characteristics, smoking and other substances and the sequencing of e-cigarette and tobacco use. Design A cross-sectional survey of school students in Wales undertaken in Setting 87 secondary schools in Wales. Participants Cited by: Smoking Behavior among the Secondary School Students in Bangladesh: Results from Structural Equation Modeling Article (PDF Available) March with Reads How we measure 'reads'.
A 20% sample of Dublin secondary school children aged was studied to find out the age at which they started to smoke and the effects of parental influence and social class on smoking habits. A questionary was issued to each class and it was completed anonymously in the absence of teachers, but a specially briefed observer was present to answer questions and to ensure that the Cited by: 6. In India, % of children initiate smoking before the age of 10 years. Almost % of students currently smoked cigarettes, with the rate for boys significantly higher than girls, while % of students currently used other tobacco products. Cigarette smoking among youth is high in the central, southern, and north-eastern regions of India. Abstract. Smoking is very prevalent in Bangladesh, but the only systematic survey that has been carried out among secondary-school children is the one by myself and S. Alam in , supported by BMRC and the World Bank, which involved : N. Islam. The aim of this cross-section study was to determine the habits, practices, attitudes and knowledge about cigarette smoking among high school boys aged years in the United Arab Emirates, and to provide a basis for comparisons with international by: