Tobacco control

What encourages people to smoke? In Fact

17 Nov 2010

It is important to know what encourages people to smoke so that efforts can be made to reduce exposure to things that encourage smoking. In the Health Sponsorship Council’s (HSC’s) 2008 Health and Lifestyles Survey (HLS), respondents were asked a series of questions to assess the extent, location, and nature of exposure to things that might encourage people to smoke.