B Sáenz de Miera Juárez
JA Jiménez Ruíz
LM Reynales Shigematsu

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Tobacco consumption and household living standards in Mexico

The objective of this research was to analyze the relation between tobacco consumption and household living standars in Mexico. In particular: 1) to analyze smoking prevalence by socioeconomics level; 2) to analyze tobacco expeditures by socioeconomics level; 3) to compare expediture on tobacco and necessities of smokers and non-smokers, and; 4) to calculate the opportunity costs of tobacco expenditure of poor families.