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Tobacco use among U.S. racial/ethnic minority groups

Tobacco use among U.S. racial/ethnic minority groups

African Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, Hispanics : a report of the Surgeon General

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Published by Dept. of Health and Human Services, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Office on Smoking and Health, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in [Atlanta, Ga.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Minorities -- Tobacco use -- United States -- Statistics,
  • Ethnic groups -- Tobacco use -- United States -- Statistics

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    Other titlesTobacco use among US racial/ethnic minority groups, Tobacco use among United States racial/ethnic minority groups, Report of the Surgeon General
    GenreStatistics
    ContributionsNational Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (U.S.). Office on Smoking and Health
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 332 p. :
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16991447M
    LC Control Number98156247

    Tobacco Use Behavior and Health Consequences Among U.S. Racial and Ethnic Minorities National Hispanic Heritage Month National Institutes of Health. October 13, . Abstract. This Surgeon General's report on tobacco use summarizes current information on risk factors and patterns related to tobacco use among members of four major racial and ethnic minority groups in the United States: African Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, and driftwood-dallas.com by:

    A report of the surgeon general, Tobacco Use Among U.S. Racial/Ethnic Minority Groups, concluded that few studies have examined the relationships between tobacco use and known health effects in racial/ethnic groups, and, furthermore, few extant databases contain sufficient information to conduct the types of analyses needed.3Cited by: Tobacco Use Among U.S. Racial/Ethnic Minority Groups: African Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, and Hispanics: A Report of the Surgeon General (), by United States Department of Health and Human Services (PDF files .

    Jan 10,  · Non-Hispanic American Indians and Alaska Natives (NH AI/AN) have the highest commercial tobacco use (CTU) among U.S. racial/ethnic groups. A newly published study examined the prevalence of tobacco industry marketing exposure and correlates of CTU among NH AI/AN compared to other racial/ethnic groups. Racial/ethnic disparities in cigarette use and cessation persist. This study compared cigarette consumption and former smoking trends in California (CA) with the rest of the United States (US) by.


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Tobacco use among U.S. racial/ethnic minority groups Download PDF EPUB FB2

Tobacco Use Among U.S. Racial/Ethnic Minority Groups—African Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, and Hispanics: A. The prevalence of cigarette smoking among youths varies widely by racial and ethnic subgroup.

There is a need for sustained, culturally appropriate interventions to prevent and control cigarette smoking among youths, particularly within racial and ethnic subgroups with a high prevalence of cigarette driftwood-dallas.com: Ralph S Caraballo, Sue Lin Yee, Terry F Pechacek, Rosemarie Henson, Joseph C Gfroerer.

Tobacco use among U.S. racial/ethnic minority groups: African Americans, American Indians, and Alaska Natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, Hispanics:. Tobacco use among U.S. racial/ethnic minority groups: African Americans, American Indians and Alaska natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.

Tobacco use varies within and among racial/ethnic minority groups; among adults, American Indians and Alaska Natives have the highest prevalence of tobacco use, and African American and Southeast Asian men also have a high prevalence of smoking. Asian American and Hispanic women have the lowest prevalence.

Smoking is the leading cause of preventable death in the United States and certain racial and ethnic minority groups are at higher risk for using tobacco.

This is the first Surgeon General's report to focus on tobacco use among these four racial and ethnic minority groups. on the health consequences of smoking, entitled Tobacco Use Among U.S.

Racial/Ethnic Minority Groups. This report is mandated by Section 8(a) of the Public Health Cigarette Smoking Act of (Public Law ) and includes the health effects of smokeless tobacco products,Cited by: Smoking is the leading cause of preventable death in the United States and certain racial and ethnic minority groups are at higher risk for using tobacco.

This is the first Surgeon General's report to focus on tobacco use among these four racial and ethnic minority groups. It provides a single, comprehensive source of data on each group's pattern of tobacco use and presents information on. Aug 30,  · During the past few decades, wide disparities in tobacco product use have been documented among the largest racial/ethnic groups in the United States (1,2); however, little is known about tobacco product use among youths from racial/ethnic groups other than whites, blacks Cited by: Chapter 1 Introduction and Summary of Conclusions Introduction 5 Major Conclusions 6 Preparation of This Report 7 Terms Related to Race and Ethnicity 7 Terms Related to Tobacco Use 8 Demographic Characteristics of the Four Racial/Ethnic Minority Groups 8 Effects of Racial/Ethnic Background on Health 11 Chapter Conclusions 12 Chapter 2.

Since the release in of the Surgeon General's first report to focus on tobacco use among 4 U.S. racial/ethnic minority groups (African Americans, American Indians or Alaska Natives, Asian Americans or other Pacific Islanders, and Hispanics), researchers have collected tobacco-related information on specific U.S.

population driftwood-dallas.com: Ralph S Caraballo, Sue Lin Yee, Joe Gfroerer, Sara A Mirza. Title Tobacco use among U.S. racial/ethnic minority groups: African Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, Hispanics: a report of the Surgeon General.

HHS (U.S. Department of Health and Human Serivces) Tobacco Use Among U.S. Racial/Ethic Minority Groups—African Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, and Hispanics: A Report of the Surgeon General.

1 US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), “Tobacco Use Among US Racial/Ethnic Minority Groups—African Americans, American Indians and Alaskan Natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, and Hispanics: A Report of the Surgeon General,” This is the first Surgeon General’s report to focus on tobacco use among four US racial/ethnic minority groups: African Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, and Hispanics.

smoking ( and respectively), with rates being higher among men than women, and higher among U.S.-born than foreign-born populations. 6 American Indian/Alaska Natives • American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) adults have the highest tobacco use rates of all major racial/ethnic groups in America.

percent of AI/AN adults currently smoke. Tobacco use among United States racial/ethnic minority groups Responsibility: African Americans, American Indians, and Alaska Natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, Hispanics: a report of the Surgeon General.

Jul 16,  · Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, or Pacific Islanders and Tobacco Use; Hispanics/Latinos and Tobacco Use; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Persons and Tobacco Use; Cigarette Smoking and Tobacco Use Among People of Low Socioeconomic Status; Tobacco Use by Geographic Region; Tobacco Use Among Adults with Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorders.

Title Tobacco use among U.S. racial/ethnic minority groups [electronic resource]: African Americans, American Indians and Alaska natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, Hispanics: a report of the Surgeon General. Racial/Ethnic Differences in Cigarette Smoking Initiation and Progression to Daily Smoking: A Multilevel Analysis The surgeon general’s report Tobacco Use Among Racial/Ethnic Minority Groups4 underscored the paucity and the methodological limitations of studies on racial/ethnic differences in the determinants of adolescent smoking.

With Cited by:. This Surgeon General's report on tobacco use summarizes current information on risk factors and patterns related to tobacco use among members of four major racial and ethnic minority groups in the United States: African Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, and Hispanics.For four major U.S.

racial/ethnic minority groups -- African Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, and Hispanics -- patterns of tobacco use, adverse health effects, and the effectiveness of interventions need to be understood in terms of tobacco's cultural and socioeconomic effects on the members of these groups.Tobacco Use Among Racial and Ethnic Population Subgroups of Adolescents in the United States Article (PDF Available) in Preventing chronic disease 3(2):A39 · May with 47 Reads.