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On average, smokers die 13 to 14 years earlier than nonsmokers.

The Numbers Resources


Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids
http://www.tobaccofreekids.org/facts_issues/fact_sheets/

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/basic_information/FastFacts.htm#toll

Monitoring Changing Tobacco-use Behaviors in Maryland, 2000-2006
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Cigarette Restitution Fund’s Tobaccon Use Prevention and Cessation Program,
http://www.mdquit.org/documents/2007Report.pdf

Maryland Resource Center for Quitting Use and Initiation of Tobacco
http://www.mdquit.org/index.php/md-data

2000-2008 Monitoring Changing Tobacco Use Behaviors; Youth Prevalence
http://crf.maryland.gov/pdf/2009crf_biennial_tobacco_legis_rpt_AppendixA.pdf