7.9% of the adult population are current smokers

There are approximately 86,801 current smokers in Guinea-Bissau

15.4% of men are current smokers but only 1% of women

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Data sourced: 2022.   Page updated: 2023-10-10

Smoking in Guinea-Bissau

Current adult tobacco smoking prevalence is 7.9%. (with 1% of women and 15.4% of men). In Guinea-Bissau, 925 people die each year due to tobacco smoking. The mortality rate associated with tobacco smoking is 6.19%.



925 people die every year due to tobacco smoking in Guinea-Bissau.

Nicotine Vaping Devices

in Guinea-Bissau

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

Heated Tobacco Products

in Guinea-Bissau

You can't advertise HTP in Guinea-Bissau.

Nicotine Replacement Therapy

in Guinea-Bissau

You can't advertise NRT in Guinea-Bissau.


in Guinea-Bissau

There is currently no information about using snus.


in Guinea-Bissau

There is currently no information about using pouches.

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