New Report Shows 1 In 5 College Kids Are Smokers

September 9, 2008

The American Lung Association has put out a new report shows shows that about 1 in 5 college kids are smokers......Washington (ChattahBox) – The American Lung Association has put out a new report shows shows that about 1 in 5 college kids are smokers.

The American Lung Association of New York put out a new report, showing that even though there are many smoke-free campuses across the U.S., many college kids are smoking.

There are 130 campuses in the U.S. where smoking is banned everywhere, while there are 500 campuses where smoking is banned in student housing.

The report though shows that 1 in 5 college kids still smoke.

They found that in regards to men, there are 20.9% who smoke, while women are at 18.1%.

The American Lung Association stated that college kids are more likely to go from smoking once in awhile, to daily.


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