Gender differences in cigarette consumption in Turkey: Evidence from the Global Adult Tobacco Survey

Kilic D., ÖZTÜRK S.

HEALTH POLICY, vol.114, pp.207-214, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 114
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2013.05.019
  • Journal Name: HEALTH POLICY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.207-214
  • Keywords: Cigarette consumption, Gender differences, Anti-smoking policies, Smoking participation, Smoking intensity, SMOKING
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: The aim of this study is to examine the potential factors associated with both smoking participation and the level of cigarette consumption in Turkey from a gender perspective, the understanding of which are crucial to the formulation and implementation of anti-smoking policies.