Confused Interactive: Smoked Out: The Decline of Youth Smoking
On average, one pack-a-day smokers (pack of twenty) live seven years less than nonsmokers. In addition, teens who smoke are three times more likely to use alcohol, eight times more likely to use marijuana, and twenty-two times more likely to use cocaine than non-smokers. but there's good news: the incidence of youth smoking has dropped over the last few years among countries in the Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OCED). The IK is among one of the top five countries with the greatest decrease. Click start to learn more.