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QUITTING facts


Fact:
The typical spit tobacco user is a young white male between the ages of 16 and 30 years living in either rural or suburban areas. In fact, the highest use is among high school boys --158 out of every 1,000 (15.8%).

Source:  Tobacco Control Research Branch, National Cancer Institute. (2000) Spit Tobacco: Just the Facts! Bethesda, MD.


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More than 2,200 young people age 11-19 try spit tobacco, and 830 become regular users of spit tobacco every day. That means in one year, 824,000 young people first try spit tobacco and 304,000 becoming regular users.
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