Sociodemographic correlates of male chewable smokeless tobacco users in India: a preliminary report of analysis of National Family Health Survey, 2005-2006.

@article{Rooban2010SociodemographicCO,
  title={Sociodemographic correlates of male chewable smokeless tobacco users in India: a preliminary report of analysis of National Family Health Survey, 2005-2006.},
  author={Thavarajah Rooban and J. Priscilla Elizabeth and Krishnamohan Rao Umadevi and Kannan Ranganathan},
  journal={Indian journal of cancer},
  year={2010},
  volume={47 Suppl 1},
  pages={91-100}
}
OBJECTIVE To estimate the prevalence, the socioeconomic and demographic correlates of chewable smokeless tobacco consumption among males in India. DESIGN A cross-sectional, nationally representative population-based household survey. SUBJECTS 74,369 males aged 15-54 years who were sampled in the National Family Health Survey-3 (2005-2006). Data on tobacco consumption were elicited from male members in households selected for the study. MATERIALS AND METHODS The prevalence of various… CONTINUE READING

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