Pennsylvania Tobacco Facts are comprehensive reports that provide tobacco facts regarding the use of cigarettes and other tobacco products, the resulting health and financial costs of tobacco use and the attitudes of Pennsylvanians about smoking in public places.

  • 2009/10
  • 2008  
  • 2001-2010 Cigarette Sales
  • Key Outcome Indicators Reports is a set of one-page reports that highlights key indicators, selected by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in their book, Key Outcome Indicators for Evaluating Comprehensive Tobacco Control Programs, May 2005. Indicators are grouped by the four major goal areas of the tobacco prevention and control program: preventing tobacco use among youth, promoting smoking cessation among youth and adults, protecting nonsmokers from environmental tobacco smoke (ETS), and eliminating tobacco-related health disparities.

     Pennsylvania Adult Tobacco Surveys detail tobacco use behaviors, knowledge, and attitudes among Pennsylvania adults.

     

  •  2005
  • Pennsylvania Youth Tobacco Surveys detail tobacco use behaviors, knowledge and attitudes among Pennsylvania middle and high school students.

  • 2008/09
  • 2006
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    Reports of the Surgeon General

     

  • 2010 - How Tobacco Smoke Causes Disease                  Executive Summary
  • 2007 - Children and Secondhand Smoke Exposure
  • 2006 - Health Consequences of Involuntary Exposure to Tobacco 
  • Secondhand Smoke

    Secondhand Smoke, American Cancer Society

    Secondhand Smoke and Cancer, National Cancer Institute 

    To compare Pennsylvania tobacco use information with other states and for national statistics about tobacco use prevention and control go to  http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/statesystem.