9.6% of the adult population are current smokers

There are approximately 2.3 million current smokers in Peru

15.6% of men are current smokers but only 3.6% of women

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Smoking in Peru

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



7,667 people in Peru die from tobacco smoking-related diseases each year.

0.3 million €

Market size of NRT.

Estimated NRT market size is 0.3 million €.

Heated Tobacco Products

in Peru

You can't advertise HTP in Peru.

Nicotine Vaping Devices

in Peru

No information about regulation of E-cigarettes is available for Peru.


in Peru

Snus is allowed. Use of Snus is permitted by law in Peru.

Nicotine Replacement Therapy

in Peru

Estimated NRT market size is 0.3 million €. In Peru you need a prescription to purchase NRT. Advertising NRT is allowed. You can buy NRT in Pharmacy.