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From the 2009 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System:
During the past 30 days, on how many days did you smoke cigarettes?
During the past 30 days, on how many days did you use chewing tobacco, snuff, or dip such as Redman, Levi Garrett, Beechnut, Skoal, Skoal Bandits, or Copenhagen?
During the past 30 days, on how many days did you smoke cigars, cigarillos, or little cigars?
Students are classified as using tobacco if they report using at least one of the tobacco products cited in the numerator questions on one or more of the 30 days preceding the survey.
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