12.4% of the adult population are current smokers

There are approximately 1.8 million current smokers in Ivory Coast

23.9% of men are current smokers but only 0.9% of women

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Smoking in Ivory Coast

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



9,111 people in Ivory Coast die from tobacco smoking-related diseases each year.

Heated Tobacco Products

in Ivory Coast

You can't advertise HTP in Ivory Coast.

Nicotine Vaping Devices

in Ivory Coast

E-cigarettes is allowed. In Ivory Coast you can legally purchase e-cigarette vaping devices. In Ivory Coast E-cigarettes is available without prescription. In Ivory Coast is legal to purchase nicotine without prescription to e-cigarette vaping.


in Ivory Coast

Snus is allowed. Use of Snus is permitted by law in Ivory Coast.

Nicotine Replacement Therapy

in Ivory Coast

In Ivory Coast you don't need a prescription to purchase NRT. Advertising NRT is allowed. You can buy NRT in Pharmacy.