Poverty does not limit tobacco consumption in Cambodia: quantitative estimate of tobacco use under conditions of no income and adult malnutrition.

@article{Singh2013PovertyDN,
  title={Poverty does not limit tobacco consumption in Cambodia: quantitative estimate of tobacco use under conditions of no income and adult malnutrition.},
  author={Pramil N. Singh and Dawn Washburn and Daravuth Yel and They Kheam and Jayakaran S. Job},
  journal={Asia-Pacific journal of public health},
  year={2013},
  volume={25 5 Suppl},
  pages={75S-83S}
}
Current data indicate that under conditions of poverty, tobacco is consumed at the expense of basic needs. In a large national sample from Cambodia, we sought to determine whether tobacco consumption declines under extreme conditions of no income and malnutrition. Our major findings are as follows: (1) Among men, there was no significant difference in the… CONTINUE READING