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Prevalence

Number of current smokers:
23.2 million
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Adult current tobacco smoking prevalence:
16.9%
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Adult current tobacco smoking prevalence (female):
2.8%
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Adult current tobacco smoking prevalence (male):
31%
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Countries with increasing tobacco smoking prevalence:
1%
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References:
  1. (1) WHO global report on trends in prevalence of tobacco use 2000-2025, third edition. (2019). World Health Organization. https://www.who.int/publications/i/item/who-global-report-on-trends-in-prevalence-of-tobacco-use-2000-2025-third-edition. (2) Department of Economic and Social Affairs (Ed.). (2019). World Population Prospects 2019 (Online Edition Rev. 1.; Population Division). United Nations. https://population.un.org/wpp/Download/Standard/Population/
  2. Global Adult Tobacco Survey, 2014. Available at:https://nccd.cdc.gov/GTSSDataSurveyResources/Ancillary/DataReports.aspx?CAID=1
Comments:
  1. In Pakistan, GATS was conducted in 2014 as a household survey of persons 15 years of age and older. A multi-stage, geographically clustered sample design was used to produce nationally representative data. There were a total of 7,831 completed individual interviews.

Smoking-related mortality

Annual number of deaths attributable to tobacco smoking:
160.2 thousand
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Annual number of deaths attributable to tobacco smoking (female):
39.9 thousand
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Annual number of deaths attributable to tobacco smoking (male):
120.2 thousand
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Annual percentage of all deaths attributable to tobacco smoking:
14.48%
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Annual percentage of all deaths attributable to tobacco smoking (female):
6.9%
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Annual percentage of all deaths attributable to tobacco smoking (male):
17%
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References:
  1. The Tobacco Atlas. Available at: https://tobaccoatlas.org/topic/deaths/ Data source: GBD 2016 Risk Factors Collaborators.