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Study: Most Americans Don’t Allow Smoking in Homes, Cars

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May 17, 2013

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The vast majority of Americans require their homes and cars to be smoke-free, according to a new study published in the journal Preventing Chronic Disease, a publication of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The study, based on a 2009-2010 survey, found that 81 percent of U.S. adults report having smoke-free rules in their homes and 74 percent have such rules in their vehicles.  The percentage of Americans with smoke-free homes has increased dramatically from 1992-1993, when only 43 percent had such rules.

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