Around 20 Percent of Israeli Adults Still Smoke
Among 11th and 12th graders, about 39 percent of boys and girls in the Jewish community said they had tried a water pipe, and 42 percent of boys and girls in the Arab community said they had done so.
There are 1 million smokers in Israel 19.7 percent of people 21 or older spending more than 8 billion shekels ($2.1 billion) a year on cigarettes, the Health Ministry says.
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