Nigeria - Smoking Prevalence

Since 2013, Nigeria Smoking Prevalence was down by 1.4points year on year. In 2018, the country was ranked number 141 comparing other countries in Smoking Prevalence at 5.7 Percent of Persons Aged 15+. Nigeria is overtaken by Panama, which was ranked number 140 at 5.9 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ and is followed by Eritrea at 5.6 Percent of Persons Aged 15+. Kiribati lead the ranking with 46.1 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ in 2018, a decrease of 1.3points compared to 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 recorded the worst performance at -5.4points per year.

Loading...

Date Percent of Persons Aged 15+
2018 5.70
2017 5.80
2016 5.80
2015 5.80
2014 5.90
Download all data from 2000 to 2018

How does Nigeria 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
140 #140
Panama
5.90 % 2018 -1.7 % -3.9 % View data
141 #141
Nigeria
5.70 % 2018 -1.7 % -1.4 % View data
142 #142
Eritrea
5.60 % 2018 -1.8 % -2.3 % View data
Compare all 146 countries

Go Top