9.5% of the adult population are current smokers

There are approximately 574,049 current smokers in Burundi

16.8% of men are current smokers but only 2.2% of women

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Data sourced: 2022.   Page updated: 2023-04-17

Smoking in Burundi

tobacco smoking prevalence among women is 9.5%. with (2.2% of women and 16.8% of men). 2,695 people die every year due to tobacco smoking in Burundi. The mortality rate associated with tobacco smoking is 3.21%



2,695 people die every year due to tobacco smoking in Burundi.

Heated Tobacco Products

in Burundi

You can't advertise HTP in Burundi.

Nicotine Vaping Devices

in Burundi

There is no specific law regarding e-cigarettes. If you have an update please e-mail the GSTHR team.


in Burundi

Snus is banned.

Nicotine Replacement Therapy

in Burundi

You can't advertise NRT in Burundi.

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