The social context of smoking: A qualitative study comparing smokers of high versus low socioeconomic position

@inproceedings{Paul2010TheSC,
  title={The social context of smoking: A qualitative study comparing smokers of high versus low socioeconomic position},
  author={Christine Louise Paul and Samantha Ross and Jamie Bryant and Wesley Hill and Billie Bonevski and Nichola Keevy},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND The reductions in smoking prevalence in a number of industrialised countries are accompanied by a strong social gap and associated health inequality. Groups such as the World Health Organisation emphasise the importance of exploring potential causal factors for smoking such as socio-economic context & position. There has been little effort to compare the social context of smoking for smokers of high versus lower socio-economic position (SEP) to consider how tobacco control efforts… CONTINUE READING