Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World

Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

Indicator 3.a.1: Age-standardized prevalence of current tobacco use among persons aged 15 years and older

Prevalence of current tobacco use among persons aged 18 years and older

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This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from City of Los Angeles statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Angeleno statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Angeleno-specific metadata information.

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Percent of adults (18+ years old) who reported using an electronic cigarette in the past month and percent of adults (18+ years old) who are cigarette smokers.

Indicator description
Geographical coverage

Los Angeles County

Unit of measurement

Percentage

Definitions

Cigarette smokers are those who have reported smoking at least 100 lifetime cigarettes and currently smoke.

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gender, race/ethnicity, age group, education attainment

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Indicator name

3.a.1 Age-standardized prevalence of current tobacco use among persons aged 15 years and older

Indicator number

3.a.1

Target name

3.a Strengthen the implementation of the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in all countries, as appropriate

Target number

3.a

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

1

UN custodian agency

World Health Organization (WHO), Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC)

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Organisation

Los Angeles County Department of Public Health

Periodicity
Earliest available data
Geographical coverage

Los Angeles County

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