Sweden - Smoking Prevalence

Since 2013, Sweden Smoking Prevalence was down by 2.5points year on year. In 2018, the country was number 89 comparing other countries in Smoking Prevalence at 18.4 Percent of Persons Aged 15+. Sweden is overtaken by Denmark, which was number 88 at 18.5 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ and is followed by Yemen at 18.3 Percent of Persons Aged 15+. Kiribati topped the ranking with 46.1 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ in 2018, 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 recorded the worst performance at -5.4points per year.

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Date Percent of Persons Aged 15+
2018 18.40
2017 18.70
2016 18.80
2015 19.50
2014 20.10
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How does Sweden 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
88 #88
Denmark
18.50 % 2018 -2.1 % -3.1 % View data
89 #89
Sweden
18.40 % 2018 -1.6 % -2.5 % View data
90 #90
Yemen
18.30 % 2018 -0.5 % -0.8 % View data
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