Table 4

 Sources of cigarette acquisition by under age smokers in Taiwan

FriendsMembers of familyBetel nut standsConvenience storesTotal number surveyed
Source: Age 17 or under who indicated having ever smoked in written questionnaire response conducted during the National Health Interview Survey 2001. Number in parenthesis is the number of underage smokers.
Occasional smokers33% (49)11% (16)17% (25)39% (57)147
Daily smokers12% (5)5% (2)28% (12)56% (24)43
All smokers28% (54)10% (18)19% (37)43% (81)190