While the smoking rate has declined overall in the United States, national data show it remains high among the poor.
The Polis Center’s research found that in some low-income Indianapolis neighborhoods, the smoking rate is 29.4 percent, nearly twice the national average, and significantly higher than Indiana’s 20 percent rate.
"So we can see that there is a link between these two things: between smoking and access to retailers.”
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