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The U.S. ranks 25th in youth smoking rates

4 March 2011 Leave a comment

According to the most recent data available from the OECD, 8.1% of 15-year-old Americans smoke at least once a week.  This makes the United States rank twenty-fifth out of the twenty-five participating OECD countries.  Austria ranks first, at 27.1%.

Prepared by Michael J. Rooney