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Armenia claims 'bronze medal' in rate of smoking

08 January 2014 [17:00] - TODAY.AZ
Armenia ranked third in the world on the percentage of smokers among the male population in the country. This data was published in the journal of the American Medical Association, Armenia Today reported on Wednesday.

Most of the male smokers were observed in East Timor (61 percent) and Indonesia (57 percent), followed by Armenia (51.5 percent), Russia (51 percent) and Cyprus (48 percent) in 2012, according to the report.

Most of the female smokers were observed in Greece (34.7 percent) and Bulgaria (31.5 percent).



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