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Behind the Reason and the Effect of Smoking of the University Student: A Case Study in Bangladesh

Sayed Mohibul Hossen1, Md. Mijanoor Rahman2 and Somaresh Kumar Mondal

1Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics, 2Lecturer, Department of Mathematics, Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University, Santosh, Tangail-1902, BANGLADESH.


The aim of the study is to find the factor which influences the university student to become a smoker. The study was carried out among the 150 students of the Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University, Tangail and random sampling methods were applied. Both Univariate and Bivariate distribution have been applied to investigation the relationship reasons for starting smoking and get advantage from smoking, Starting age of smoking, Thinking smoking is addiction. From this analysis it has been found that most of the university Student starts smoking with the reasons of bad companion or immoral friend. Other important reasons behind start smoking are frustration and attention to love. Every single student agrees that smoking is addiction despite most of them continuing it and they think that smoking get release from frustration.

Keywords :Smoking, Reason, Effect, University Student, Bangladesh.