Smoking, have ever smoked (12 to 16 yrs, %)

The percentage of students (VMBO/HAVO/VWO) aged 12 to 16 who have ever smoked cigarettes. This concerns lifetime prevalence, i.e. whether young people have smoked cigarettes at least once in their life.

Data collected every four years as of 2003.

Source: Trimbos Institute, the Basic Survey High School Students (Peilstationsonderzoek)

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