Table 1

Sources of information for articles on cigars

Number of mentions
Cigar industry1-150 26
Cigar smokers (individuals)9
Health authorities1-151 5
Other media accounts5
Survey results2
  • 1-150 Includes the Cigar Association of America, cigar manufacturers, cigar merchants, cigar smoking clubs, and individuals affiliated with the cigar industry.

  • 1-151 Includes volunteer health organisations, health researchers, and public health officials.