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2008 KYTS

* 2008 Kentucky Youth Tobacco Survey

The 2008 Kentucky Youth Tobacco Survey (KYTS) was conducted from February 2008 to June 2008 by

local health department tobacco prevention and cessation specialists and the Kentucky Department for

Public Health.

CHFS Tobacco

Cabinet for Health and Family Services Releases New Teen Smoking Statistics
Teen Smoking Rates Continue to Decline

FRANKFORT, KY. (Dec. 18, 2006) – The Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) today released results from the 2006 Kentucky Youth Tobacco Survey (KYTS) that show a continued decline in youth smoking rates statewide and an encouraging change in young people's attitudes about smoking and the use of tobacco products.