According to Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS India Report 2009-2010) almost 1 million people die in India every year due to tobacco use.
"Although concrete actions and measures exist to stem the tide of tobacco related diseases, more needs to be done to further raise awareness about the harmful effects of tobacco use". It says one of the major factors impeding low- and middle-countries is the tobacco industry with its aggressive promotion of tobacco products, especially to young people, and its ongoing efforts to hide the dangers of smoking. In 2000, the percentage of male smokersworldwide stood at 43% before falling to 34% in 2015, while over the same period the percentage of women smokers fell from 11% to 6%.Scroll over the chart for details.
Country response: Over half of all WHO Member States have reduced demand for tobacco, and nearly one in eight are likely to meet the 30% reduction target by 2025.
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Next came a doubles match with older sister Venus for the US Fed Cup team in February. As Barty said, "I think when push came to shove, the real Serena came out".
While 92.4% of adults considered that smoking causes severe illnesses, 95.6% of adults believed the same for smokeless tobacco.
This year, 65 patients sought treatement up to April this year, said Minister of Health Dato Paduka Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Jaafar, in his message for World No Tobacco Day, which falls annually on May 31. In Canada, 82% of current adult daily smokers had smoked their first cigarette by the age of 18.
These include making indoor public and workplaces smoke-free and insisting that tobacco packaging carries warnings that demonstrate the health risks for users.
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Omiyefa said that every year, Nigeria loses all cadres of manpower and all categories of statesmen to tobacco-related deaths.
Worldwide, about 7%, or just over 24 million children aged 13-15, smoke cigarettes, (17 million boys and 7 million girls). Bidis, which are a type of low-priced and hand-rolled cigarettes made locally, account for a significant proportion of tobacco use in India. Eighty percent of these deaths occur in low to middle-income countries.
"The data show what we have anecdotally known for decades- that many smokers have the desire to quit, but not the means to match it", said Derek Yach, President of Foundation for a Smoke-Free World.
"Today, I call upon member states to implement measures, which we know will strengthen tobacco control as found in the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control".
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Messanvi added that, "as a responsible organisation, we will continue to abide by all the laws of the countries we operate in and will constantly explore safer and new offerings to consumers as our commitment to tobacco harm reduction".