Household consumption analysis in rawalpindi

It is pertinent to point out here that due to tighter regulations and increased taxes in Western countries, tobacco industry has shifted it's focus to developing countries like Pakistan. The adjusted odds ratio of tobacco use for rural residence compared to urban residence was 1.

The implication of electricity generation by hydro and thermal power will be insufficient irrespective of the new dam construction in Pakistan. Factors which predispose the population to the risk of tobacco use need to be found out and preventive strategies devised accordingly.

Illiteracy was significantly associated with tobacco use.

Household income and expenditure survey

Electricity generation in Pakistan is provided by three sources i. The sampling frame consisted of the entire population of Rawalpindi District. Karbassi, M. The survey was carried out by Heartfile NGO working for the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases in Pakistan. Aggressive marketing strategies of the tobacco industry has lead to rise in tobacco use in low income countries [ 9 , 10 ]. Electricity crisis worsens in Pakistan since as shortage of Electricity has increased up to MV. Pakistan has greater wind and solar energy potential for electricity generation. Illiteracy was significantly associated with tobacco use. Whereas the subsidies cost given to the power sector in the preceding four years from to was 2. Modes of tobacco use included cigarette smoking

However, it is important to note here that in addition to many positive aspects, migration has negatively affected the families as well. Asadi, N. Karbassi, M. The study reveals that both genders face double-burden, experience the feelings of loneliness and psychological strain.

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In light of the present research results government must going towards sustainable renewable energy production by utilizing wind and solar power.

The questionnaire was piloted and modified as necessary.

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