Support for and reported compliance with smoke-free restaurants and bars by smokers in four countries: findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey.
R Borland, H-H Yong, M Siahpush, A Hyland, S Campbell, G Hastings, KM Cummings, GT Fong
Tob Control | Published : 2006
OBJECTIVE: To explore determinants of support for and reported compliance with smoke-free policies in restaurants and bars across the four countries of the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey. DESIGN: Separate telephone cross-sectional surveys conducted between October and December 2002 with broadly representative samples of over 2000 adult (>or=18 years) cigarette smokers in each of the following four countries: the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Australia. OUTCOME MEASURES: Support for smoke-free policies in restaurants and pubs/bars and reported compliance with existing policies. RESULTS: Reported total bans on indoor smoking in restaurants varied from ..View full abstract