Quick links to detailed datasheets for Brazil:

Prevalence

Ever tried e-cigarette vaping:
9.3%
1
References:
  1. Cavalcante, T.M., Szklo, A.S., de Abreu Perez, C., Thrasher, J.F., Szklo, M., Ouimet, J., Gravely, S., Fong, G.T., & de Almeida, L.M. (2017). Electronic cigarette awareness, use, and perception of harmfulness in Brazil: findings from a country that has strict regulatory requirements. Available at: http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?pid=S0102-311X2017001505006&script=sci_arttext&tlng=en

Product promotion

Advertising is regulated:
Yes
A
Comments:
  1. Allowed or banned at place of sale or allowed or banned in all media.

Regulation

Regulatory status:
Banned
1
Regulated as tobacco product:
Yes
1
References:
  1. Data cross-referenced where possible using the following sources :1. Vapetrotter website. Available at: https://www.vapetrotter.com/laws/ ; 2. Global tobacco control website. Available at:https://www.globaltobaccocontrol.org/node/14052 ; 3. Tobacco Control Laws website. Available at : https://www.tobaccocontrollaws.org/legislation/

Availability

Legal to import device - trade:
No
Legal to import nicotine - trade:
No
Legal to sell device:
No
Legal to sell nicotine:
No
Legal to purchase without prescription:
Yes

Regulations and restrictions

Minimum age restrictions on sales:
Yes: 18 years
Legal restrictions on use in public places:
Yes

Perception of harm

Not harmful, or less harmful than cigarettes (female):
48%
1 A
Not harmful, or less harmful than cigarettes, % of population (male):
42%
1 A
Not harmful, or less harmful than cigarettes:
44.4%
1 A
References:
  1. Cavalcante, T.M., Szklo, A.S., de Abreu Perez, C., Thrasher, J.F., Szklo, M., Ouimet, J., Gravely, S., Fong, G.T., & de Almeida, L.M. (2017). Electronic cigarette awareness, use, and perception of harmfulness in Brazil: findings from a country that has strict regulatory requirements. Available at: http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?pid=S0102-311X2017001505006&script=sci_arttext&tlng=en
Comments:
  1. Survey data from 2012, adults.