18.9% of the adult population are current smokers
There are approximately 4.6 million current smokers in Iraq
36.1% of men are current smokers but only 1.7% of women
Smoking in Iraq
Adult tobacco smoking prevalence is at 18.9% (with 1.7% of women and 36.1% of men). The number of daily smokers in Iraq is 4.3 million. Daily tobacco smoking prevalence is at 19.6%. 23007 people die every year due to tobacco smoking in Iraq. The mortality rate associated with tobacco smoking is 10.73%
23007 people in Iraq die from tobacco smoking-related diseases each year.
Nicotine Vaping Devices
There is no specific law regarding e-cigarettes. If you have an update please e-mail the GSTHR team.
Heated Tobacco Products
You can't advertise HTP in Iraq.
Nicotine Replacement Therapy
In Iraq you don't need a prescription to purchase NRT. NRT is legal to market. You can buy NRT in Pharmacy.
There is no information about using snus
There is no information about using pouches