12.2% of the adult population are current smokers
There are approximately 67,011 current smokers in Guyana
22.1% 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 Guyana
Adult tobacco smoking prevalence is at 12.2% (with 2.2% of women and 22.1% of men). Daily tobacco smoking prevalence is at 10.8%. 511 people in Guyana die from tobacco smoking-related diseases each year. The mortality rate associated with tobacco smoking is 9.88%
511 people in Guyana die from tobacco smoking-related diseases each year.
Heated Tobacco Products
You can't advertise HTP in Guyana.
Nicotine Vaping Devices
There is no specific law regarding e-cigarettes. If you have an update please e-mail the GSTHR team.
Snus is banned.
Nicotine Replacement Therapy
There is no information about using NRT
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