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Health > Smoking rate > Women: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Prevalence of smoking, female is the percentage of women ages 15 and over who smoke any form of tobacco, including cigarettes, cigars, and pipes, and excluding smokeless tobacco. Data include daily and non-daily smoking.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Austria 41 2006
2 Greece 39 2006
=3 Bulgaria 38 2006
=3 Poland 38 2006
=5 Bosnia and Herzegovina 35 2006
=5 Hungary 35 2006
7 Chile 31 2006
=8 Norway 30 2006
=8 Luxembourg 30 2006
=8 Denmark 30 2006
=11 Croatia 29 2006
=11 Uruguay 29 2006
=13 Netherlands 28 2006
=13 Andorra 28 2006
=13 Ireland 28 2006
=13 Nepal 28 2006
=13 Cuba 28 2006
=13 Russia 28 2006
=19 Serbia and Montenegro 27 2006
=19 France 27 2006
=19 Venezuela 27 2006
=19 Spain 27 2006
=19 Czech Republic 27 2006
European Union average (profile) 26.96 2006
24 European Union 26.63 2006
=25 Bolivia 26 2006
=25 Germany 26 2006
Eurozone average (profile) 25.76 2006
NATO countries average (profile) 25.48 2006
27 Estonia 25 2006
High income OECD countries average (profile) 25 2006
Europe average (profile) 24.5 2006
=28 United Kingdom 24 2006
=28 Argentina 24 2006
=28 Ukraine 24 2006
=28 Romania 24 2006
=28 Latvia 24 2006
=28 Belgium 24 2006
=28 Iceland 24 2006
=35 Finland 23 2006
=35 Samoa 23 2006
=35 Sweden 23 2006
=35 Switzerland 23 2006
=39 Lithuania 22 2006
=39 Belarus 22 2006
=41 Tuvalu 21 2006
=41 Slovenia 21 2006
=41 Malta 21 2006
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 20.86 2006
Non-religious countries average (profile) 20.18 2006
=44 Turkey 20 2006
=44 Slovakia 20 2006
=44 New Zealand 20 2006
=47 Australia 19 2006
=47 Italy 19 2006
=47 United States 19 2006
Emerging markets average (profile) 18.22 2006
=50 Canada 18 2006
=50 Israel 18 2006
=52 Portugal 15 2006
=52 Tonga 15 2006
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 14.79 2006
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 14.42 2006
54 Paraguay 14 2006
=55 Laos 13 2006
=55 Japan 13 2006
=55 Burma 13 2006
=58 Mexico 12 2006
=58 Brazil 12 2006
=60 Colombia 11.3 1998
=60 Niger 11.3 1991
=62 Dominican Republic 11 2006
=62 Philippines 11 2006
=64 Jordan 10 2006
=64 Sao Tome and Principe 10 2006
=66 Palau 9 2006
=66 Maldives 9 2006
=66 Saint Lucia 9 2006
=66 Kazakhstan 9 2006
70 Guinea 8.6 1998
=71 Jamaica 8 2006
=71 South Africa 8 2006
=71 Namibia 8 2006
=74 Vanuatu 7 2006
=74 Costa Rica 7 2006
=74 Lebanon 7 2006
=77 Georgia 6 2006
=77 Cambodia 6 2006
=77 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 6 2006
=77 Mongolia 6 2006
=77 Marshall Islands 6 2006
=77 Tunisia 6 2006
83 Trinidad and Tobago 5.1 1996
=84 Ecuador 5 2006
=84 Moldova 5 2006
=84 Singapore 5 2006
=84 Comoros 5 2006
=88 Indonesia 4 2006
=88 Fiji 4 2006
=88 Guatemala 4 2006
=88 Albania 4 2006
=88 China 4 2006
=88 Kuwait 4 2006
=94 Belize 3 2006
=94 Uzbekistan 3 2006
=94 Suriname 3 2006
=94 Saudi Arabia 3 2006
=94 Pakistan 3 2006
=94 Armenia 3 2006
=94 Iraq 3 2006
=94 Seychelles 3 2006
=102 Swaziland 2 2006
=102 Tanzania 2 2006
=102 Malawi 2 2006
=102 Bahrain 2 2006
=102 Malaysia 2 2006
=102 Barbados 2 2006
=102 Thailand 2 2006
=102 Sudan 2 2006
=102 Zimbabwe 2 2006
=102 United Arab Emirates 2 2006
=102 Vietnam 2 2006
=102 Uganda 2 2006
=102 Zambia 2 2006
=102 Kyrgyzstan 2 2006
=116 Cameroon 1 2006
=116 Burkina Faso 1 2006
=116 Bangladesh 1 2006
=116 Mauritius 1 2006
=116 Senegal 1 2006
=116 Mauritania 1 2006
=116 Cape Verde 1 2006
=116 India 1 2006
=116 Kenya 1 2006
=116 Eritrea 1 2006
=116 Cote d'Ivoire 1 2006
=116 Benin 1 2006
=116 Mali 1 2006
=116 Chad 1 2006
=116 Mozambique 1 2006
=116 Democratic Republic of the Congo 1 2006
=132 Ethiopia 0.5 2006
=132 The Gambia 0.5 2006
=132 Ghana 0.5 2006
135 Congo, Republic of the 0.4 2006
=136 Oman 0.3 2006
=136 Sri Lanka 0.3 2006
=138 Nigeria 0.2 2006
=138 Morocco 0.2 2006
=138 Algeria 0.2 2006

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Smoking rate > Women. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", WHO Report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Smoking-rate/Women

Health > Smoking rate > Women: Countries Compared Map

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Interesting observations about Health > Smoking rate > Women

  • Austria ranked first for smoking rate > women amongst Europe in 2006.
  • Cuba ranked first for smoking rate > women amongst Hot countries in 2006.
  • Greece ranked first for smoking rate > women amongst NATO countries in 2006.
  • Poland ranked first for smoking rate > women amongst Emerging markets in 2006.
  • Turkey ranked first for smoking rate > women amongst Muslim countries in 2006.
  • France ranked first for smoking rate > women amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2006.
  • Italy ranked second last for smoking rate > women amongst European Union in 2006.
  • United States ranked 5th last for smoking rate > women amongst High income OECD countries in 2006.
  • Russia ranked first for smoking rate > women amongst Former Soviet republics in 2006.
  • Tuvalu ranked first for smoking rate > women amongst Former British colonies in 2006.
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