Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast - country profile

Cigarettes in Ivory Coast

There are no comments specific to cigarettes in Ivory Coast in the database.

Tobacco smoking prevalence

Number of current smokers:
Adult current tobacco smoking prevalence:
Adult current tobacco smoking prevalence (female):
Adult current tobacco smoking prevalence (male):
A
(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/

Smoking-related mortality

Annual number of deaths attributable to tobacco smoking:
Annual number of deaths attributable to tobacco smoking (female):
Annual number of deaths attributable to tobacco smoking (male):
Annual percentage of all deaths attributable to tobacco smoking:
Annual percentage of all deaths attributable to tobacco smoking (female):
Annual percentage of all deaths attributable to tobacco smoking (male):
A
The Tobacco Atlas. Available at: https://tobaccoatlas.org/topic/deaths/ Data source: GBD 2016 Risk Factors Collaborators.

Nicotine Vaping Devices (E-cigarettes) in Ivory Coast

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

Product promotion

Ban on all advertising:
Yes
1
Advertising is regulated:
Yes
2
1
Banned at place of sale and banned in all media.
2
Allowed or banned at place of sale or allowed or banned in all media.

Regulation

Regulatory status:
Allowed
A
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Regulated as consumer product:
No
A
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Regulated as medicinal product:
No
A
widgets
Regulated as tobacco product:
Yes
A
widgets
A
Cote d’Ivoire Details | Tobacco Control Laws. https://www.tobaccocontrollaws.org/legislation/country/cote-divoire/summary.

Availability

Legal to buy device online - personal use:
No
A
Legal to buy nicotine online - personal use:
No
A
Legal to import device - trade:
Yes
A
Legal to import nicotine - trade:
Yes
A
Legal to sell device:
Yes
A
Legal to sell nicotine:
Yes
A
Legal to purchase without prescription:
Yes
A
healing
A
Cote d’Ivoire Details | Tobacco Control Laws. https://www.tobaccocontrollaws.org/legislation/country/cote-divoire/summary.

Regulations and restrictions

Notifications of new products required:
Yes
A
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Health warning on packaging required:
Yes
A
widgets
Minimum age restrictions on sales:
Yes
18 years
A
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Restrictions on nicotine content:
No
A
widgets
Legal restrictions on use in public places:
Yes
A
widgets
A
Cote d’Ivoire Details | Tobacco Control Laws. https://www.tobaccocontrollaws.org/legislation/country/cote-divoire/summary.

Snus in Ivory Coast

There are no comments specific to snus in Ivory Coast in the database.

Regulation

Regulatory status:
Allowed
A
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Regulated as consumer product:
No
A
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Regulated as medicinal product:
No
A
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Regulated as tobacco product:
Yes
A
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A
Cote d’Ivoire Details | Tobacco Control Laws. https://www.tobaccocontrollaws.org/legislation/country/cote-divoire/summary.

Availability

Legal to sell product:
Yes
A
Legal to import product for trade:
Yes
A
Legal to buy product online:
No
A
Legal to use product:
Yes
A
A
Cote d’Ivoire Details | Tobacco Control Laws. https://www.tobaccocontrollaws.org/legislation/country/cote-divoire/summary.

Regulations and restrictions

Notifications of new products required:
Yes
A
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Health warning on packaging required:
Yes
A
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Minimum age restrictions on sales:
Yes
18 years
A
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Restrictions on nicotine content:
No
A
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Legal restrictions on use in public places:
Yes
A
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A
Cote d’Ivoire Details | Tobacco Control Laws. https://www.tobaccocontrollaws.org/legislation/country/cote-divoire/summary.

Heated Tobacco Products in Ivory Coast

There are no comments specific to heated tobacco products in Ivory Coast in the database.

Availability

Products are marketed:
No
A
healing
A
Philip Morris International website. Available at: https://www.pmi.com/smoke-free-products/iqos-our-tobacco-heating-system

Nicotine Replacement Therapy in Ivory Coast

There are no comments specific to nicotine replacement therapy in Ivory Coast in the database.

Availability

Legal to purchase without prescription:
Yes
A
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Products are marketed:
Yes
A
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Place available:
Pharmacy
A
A
WHO Report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic 2019. https://www.who.int/tobacco/global_report/en/ (2019).