About

18.8% of the adult population are current smokers

There are approximately 3.8 million current smokers in North Korea

Quick links to detailed datasheets for North Korea:
Country profile

Smoking in North Korea

71,371 people die every year due to tobacco smoking in North Korea. The mortality rate associated with tobacco smoking is 36.7% The number of current smokers in North Korea is 3.8 million. the ratio of man is much higher than

71,371

Deaths

71,371 people die every year due to tobacco smoking in North Korea.

Heated Tobacco Products

in North Korea

You can't advertise HTP in North Korea.

Nicotine Vaping Devices

in North Korea

Nicotine-containing e-cigarettes are banned in North Korea, according to a 2018 WHO report for the Conference of Parties (8) of the FCTC (‘Progress report on regulatory and market developments on Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS)’).

Snus

in North Korea

There is no information about using snus

Nicotine Replacement Therapy

in North Korea

There is no information about using NRT