Graphs, Maps, and other Data Visualizations

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Issues and Solutions

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Smoking Deaths and Prevalence: Global Burden of Disease Collaborative Network. Global Burden of Disease Study 2015 (GBD 2015) Smoking Prevalence 1980-2015. Seattle, United States: Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), 2017.

Smokeless Prevalence, Harms Development, Solutions section: WHO report on the global tobacco epidemic, 2017: monitoring tobacco use and prevention policies. Geneva: World Health Organization; 2017. Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO.

Societal Harms: Goodchild, M., Nargis, N., & Tursan d’Espaignet, E. (2017). Global economic cost of smoking-attributable diseases. Tobacco control, 27(1), 58-64.

Harms environment: Novotny TE, Zhao F. Consumption and production waste: another externality of tobacco use. Tob Control. 1999 Spring;8(1):75–80. doi: PMID: 10465821

Industry: GNI: World Bank Data 2017;
GDP: IMF 2017;
Exchange rates: IRS 2017;
Revenues: Altria Group, Inc. Altria’s 2016 Annual Report; British American Tobacco. Annual Report 2016; Japan Tobacco International. Annual Report 2016; Philip Morris International. Annual Report 2016; Imperial Brands. Annual Report and Accounts 2016; Tobacco Reporter (2016) China’s tobacco industry increasingly important.

Growing: Food and Agricultural Organization (United Nations), Tobacco Production, Various Years

Production: Euromonitor International. 2017. “Passport Database.” London, UK.