Mauritania - Smoking prevalence

Smoking prevalence, females (% of adults)

Definition: Prevalence of smoking, female is the percentage of women ages 15 and over who smoke any form of tobacco, including cigarettes, cigars, pipes or any other smoked tobacco products. Data include daily and non-daily or occasional smoking.

Source: World Health Organization, Global Health Observatory Data Repository (http://apps.who.int/ghodata/).

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Year Value
2000 5.70
2005 4.90
2010 4.20
2012 4.00

Smoking prevalence, males (% of adults)

Definition: Prevalence of smoking, male is the percentage of men ages 15 and over who smoke any form of tobacco, including cigarettes, cigars, pipes or any other smoked tobacco products. Data include daily and non-daily or occasional smoking.

Source: World Health Organization, Global Health Observatory Data Repository (http://apps.who.int/ghodata/).

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Year Value
2000 23.90
2005 29.20
2010 35.80
2012 38.90

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Risk factors