Australia - Smoking Prevalence

Since 2013, Australia Smoking Prevalence decreased by 2.3points year on year. With 14.4 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ in 2018, the country was ranked number 105 among other countries in Smoking Prevalence. Australia is overtaken by Tanzania, which was number 104 at 14.6 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ and is followed by Malawi at 14.3 Percent of Persons Aged 15+. Kiribati ranked the highest with 46.1 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ in 2018, that is a decrease of 1.3points versus 2017. Montenegro, Greece and East Timor respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Republic of the Congo witnessed the best average annual growth at +7.1points per year, while Uruguay witnessed the worst performance at -5.4points per year.

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Date Percent of Persons Aged 15+
2018 14.40
2017 14.60
2016 14.70
2015 15.20
2014 15.70
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How does Australia rank in Smoking Prevalence?

# 146 Countries Percent of Persons Aged 15+ Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Kiribati
46.10 % 2018 -1.3 % -2.1 % View data
2 #2
Montenegro
45.60 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.6 % View data
104 #104
Tanzania
14.60 % 2018 -0.7 % -1.7 % View data
105 #105
Australia
14.40 % 2018 -1.4 % -2.3 % View data
106 #106
Malawi
14.30 % 2018 -0.7 % -1.3 % View data
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