Prevalence and correlates of smoking on the roof of the world.

  title={Prevalence and correlates of smoking on the roof of the world.},
  author={Syed Mansoor Ahmed Shah and Ahmed A. Arif and George L. Delclos and Ataur Rahman Khan},
  journal={Tobacco control},
  volume={10 1},
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence and correlates of cigarette smoking among adults in high mountain rural areas of northern Pakistan. DESIGN Cross sectional survey. PARTICIPANTS A sample of 4203 adults (aged 18 years and over) were selected by stratified random sampling from 16 villages. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE Self reported smoking prevalence; age of smoking initiation; daily cigarette consumption and association between current smoking and sociodemographic variables, use of snuff, wine… CONTINUE READING