OECD members Smoking Rate 2000-2020

Prevalence of smoking is the percentage of men and women ages 15 and over who currently smoke any tobacco product on a daily or non-daily basis. It excludes smokeless tobacco use. The rates are age-standardized.
  • OECD members smoking rate for 2016 was 23.10%, a 0.5% decline from 2015.
  • OECD members smoking rate for 2015 was 23.60%, a 0.51% decline from 2014.
  • OECD members smoking rate for 2014 was 24.11%, a 0.53% decline from 2013.
  • OECD members smoking rate for 2013 was 24.64%, a 0.55% decline from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Smoking Rate (Ages 15+)
Euro Area 29.13%
European Union 29.07%
East Asia & Pacific 26.23%
OECD members 23.10%
North America 21.03%
World 20.49%
Latin America & Caribbean 14.35%
South Asia 13.67%
Sub-Saharan Africa 10.18%
OECD members Smoking Rate - Historical Data
Year Smoking Rate (Ages 15+) Annual Change
2016 23.10% -0.50%
2015 23.60% -0.51%
2014 24.11% -0.53%
2013 24.64% -0.55%
2012 25.19% -0.53%
2011 25.72% -0.56%
2010 26.28% -3.16%
2005 29.44% -3.61%
2000 33.04% -3.61%