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Although manufactured cigarettes account for 96% of worldwide sales, tobacco use can take many forms and varies by country. This page provides resources with information on annual consumption and other tobacco products such as hookah and smokeless tobacco. This page also includes a subsection highlighting novel nicotine products and their perceived harm reduction.

Types of Tobacco Use

Tobacco Atlas Common types of smoking and smokeless tobacco products and areas where specific products are most prevalent.

Tobacco: Deadly in Any Form of Disguise

Tobacco: Deadly in Any Form This World Health Organization report provides information on trends in tobacco use, health effects of tobacco use, and the forms of tobacco. Refer to pages 16-31 for information on rolls of tobacco, pipes, and oral or smokeless tobacco.

Tobacco Documents Bibliography

UCSF-Library Frequently updated comprehensive bibliography of publications and resources that utilize and analyze tobacco industry documents from 1994 to present. This section of the bibliography is specifically devoted to the tobacco product ingredients and design.

Health Information National Trends Survey (HINTS)

HINTS health information national trends survey HINTS is a national survey uniquely dedicated to learning how people find, use, and understand health information. The tobacco module includes such topics as e-cigarettes, FDA regulation, harm reduction, and smoking cessation.

ASH Briefing on E-Cigarettes (2014)

Action on Smoking and Health ASH logo iconThis report from Action on Smoking and Health describes what is currently known about e-cigarettes, particularly as they relate to the United Kingdom.

FDA: E-Cigarettes

Food and Drug Administration FDA logo icon This FDA website contains information on the current status of e-cigarette regulation, reported adverse events, and other information related to e-cigarettes.

The Marketing of Electronic Cigarettes in the UK

Cancer Research UK United Kingdom iconThis 2013 Cancer Research UK report studies the current and likely future trends of e-cigarette marketing in the United Kingdom including an audit of all forms of e-cigarette marketing, as well as the related public relations and editorial comment in tobacco industry and retail trade press. Traditional and digital / social networking outlets were included along with in-depth interviews with marketing experts.

Nicotine Delivery Systems

Tobacco Atlas Images and descriptions of alternate nicotine delivery products that have been developed by tobacco companies, pharmaceutical companies and entrepreneurs. Products portrayed in the Tobacco Atlas are aligned along the continuum of harm.

Tobacco: Deadly in Any Form of Disguise

Tobacco: Deadly in Any Form This World Health Organization report provides information on trends in tobacco use, health effects of tobacco use, and the forms of tobacco. Refer to pages 16-31 for information on rolls of tobacco, pipes, and oral or smokeless tobacco.

Health Information National Trends Survey (HINTS)

HINTS health information national trends survey HINTS is a national survey uniquely dedicated to learning how people find, use, and understand health information. The tobacco module includes such topics as e-cigarettes, FDA regulation, harm reduction, and smoking cessation.

Nicotine Delivery Systems

Tobacco Atlas Images and descriptions of alternate nicotine delivery products that have been developed by tobacco companies, pharmaceutical companies and entrepreneurs. Products portrayed in the Tobacco Atlas are aligned along the continuum of harm.

Types of Tobacco Use

Tobacco Atlas Common types of smoking and smokeless tobacco products and areas where specific products are most prevalent.

Tobacco: Deadly in Any Form of Disguise

Tobacco: Deadly in Any Form This World Health Organization report provides information on trends in tobacco use, health effects of tobacco use, and the forms of tobacco. Refer to pages 16-31 for information on rolls of tobacco, pipes, and oral or smokeless tobacco.

Bidis and Kreteks Fact Sheet

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention This CDC factsheet provides information on the health effects of bidis (thin hand-rolled cigarettes) and kreteks (also called clove cigarettes). Both have higher concentrations of nicotine, tar, and carbon monoxide than conventional cigarettes sold in the United States.

Hookah Fact Sheet

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Hookahs are used to smoke specially made tobacco that is available in a variety of flavors. This CDC fact sheet provides information on the health effects of hookahs.

Nicotine Delivery Systems

Tobacco Atlas Images and descriptions of alternate nicotine delivery products that have been developed by tobacco companies, pharmaceutical companies and entrepreneurs. Products portrayed in the Tobacco Atlas are aligned along the continuum of harm.

Types of Tobacco Use

Tobacco Atlas Common types of smoking and smokeless tobacco products and areas where specific products are most prevalent.

Tobacco: Deadly in Any Form of Disguise

Tobacco: Deadly in Any Form This World Health Organization report provides information on trends in tobacco use, health effects of tobacco use, and the forms of tobacco. Refer to pages 16-31 for information on rolls of tobacco, pipes, and oral or smokeless tobacco.