Advertisement
Research Article

Social Determinants of Smoking in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Results from the World Health Survey

  • Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor mail,

    hosseinpoora@who.int

    Affiliation: Department of Health Statistics and Informatics, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

    X
  • Lucy Anne Parker,

    Affiliations: Department of Public Health, Universidad Miguel Hernández, Alicante, Spain, CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Barcelona, Spain

    X
  • Edouard Tursan d'Espaignet,

    Affiliation: Tobacco Free Initiative, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

    X
  • Somnath Chatterji

    Affiliation: Department of Health Statistics and Informatics, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

    X
  • Published: May 31, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0020331

About the Authors

Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor, Somnath Chatterji
Department of Health Statistics and Informatics, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Lucy Anne Parker
Department of Public Health, Universidad Miguel Hernández, Alicante, Spain
Lucy Anne Parker
CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Barcelona, Spain
Edouard Tursan d'Espaignet
Tobacco Free Initiative, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Corresponding Author

Email: hosseinpoora@who.int

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AH. Analyzed the data: AH. Wrote the paper: LAP. Provided input into conception and design of experiments: LAP SC. Provided input into writing of the manuscript: AH ETdE SC.