Published Online: February 28, 2006
Published in Print: March 1, 2006, as Teenage Smoking

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Nearly 9 percent of 13- to 15-year olds worldwide are smokers, says a study.

The Global Youth Tobacco Survey—a joint project of the Geneva-based World Health Organization and the Atlanta-based U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention—polled 750,000 students ages 13 to 15 from 131 countries.

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