High Demand Outweighs Resources for Tobacco Dependence Treatment in India

By Jagdish Kaur

India is the second largest consumer of tobacco in the world. According to the Global Adult Tobacco Survey India (GATS), in 2010 more than one third (35%) of adults (persons age 15 years and above) used tobacco in some form or another. Among the adults, 21% use only smokeless tobacco, 9 % only smoke and […]