Rural-Urban Differences in the Decline of Adolescent Cigarette Smoking.

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Summary of "Rural-Urban Differences in the Decline of Adolescent Cigarette Smoking."

To examine change over time in cigarette smoking among rural and urban adolescents and to test whether rates of change differ by rural versus urban residence.


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Name: American journal of public health
ISSN: 1541-0048
Pages: e1-e3


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The process whereby a society changes from a rural to an urban way of life. It refers also to the gradual increase in the proportion of people living in urban areas.


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