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Why can't China quit smoking? | The Question

China's addiction to tobacco isn't new, but its magnitude is growing and putting the nation on the precipice of a health disaster. At 315 million, China has the world's most smokers — 52 per cent of adult men and 2.7 per cent of women smoke, and more than one million people die of smoking-related illnesses every year. So why can't China kick its smoking habit?
China's addiction to tobacco isn't new, but its magnitude is growing and putting the nation on the precipice of a health disaster. At 315 million, China has the world's most smokers — 52 per cent of adult men and 2.7 per cent of women smoke, and more than one million people die of smoking-related illnesses every year. So why can't China kick its smoking habit? 2:23