Papua New Guinea - Smoking Prevalence

Since 2013, Papua New Guinea Smoking Prevalence decreased by 2.3points year on year. At 35.4 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ in 2018, the country was number 15 comparing other countries in Smoking Prevalence. Papua New Guinea is overtaken by Cyprus, which was ranked number 14 with 36.2 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ and is followed by Cuba with 34.9 Percent of Persons Aged 15+. Kiribati ranked the highest with 46.1 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ in 2018, -1.3points compared to 2017. Montenegro, Greece and East Timor respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Republic of the Congo recorded the best 5 years average growth at +7.1points per year, while Uruguay recorded the worst performance at -5.4points per year.

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Date Percent of Persons Aged 15+
2018 35.40
2017 36.00
2016 36.30
2015 37.40
2014 38.80
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How does Papua New Guinea 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
14 #14
Cyprus
36.20 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.6 % View data
15 #15
Papua New Guinea
35.40 % 2018 -1.7 % -2.3 % View data
16 #16
Cuba
34.90 % 2018 -0.6 % -0.9 % View data
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