Tobacco Consumption among the Garment Workers at Dhaka City in Bangladesh

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The readymade clothing (RMG) industry is a key sector of the Bangladesh economy, which alone accounts for 20% of the GDP of the country and about 78% of the total merchandise export earnings of the country. An estimated 4.4 million people work in this industry, of which 80 per cent are women from underprivileged social backgrounds. In Bangladesh, this ready-made garment sector provides economic benefits and some empowerment for workers. A cross-sectional descriptive analysis accompanied by a qualitative approach was … Continue reading “Tobacco Consumption among the Garment Workers at Dhaka City in Bangladesh”