OECD members Smoking Rate 2000-2019

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 23.64%, a 0.49% decline from 2015.
  • OECD members smoking rate for 2015 was 24.13%, a 0.51% decline from 2014.
  • OECD members smoking rate for 2014 was 24.65%, a 0.52% decline from 2013.
  • OECD members smoking rate for 2013 was 25.17%, a 0.55% decline from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Smoking Rate (Ages 15+)
Euro Area 29.15%
European Union 28.22%
East Asia & Pacific 26.23%
OECD members 23.64%
North America 21.03%
World 20.49%
Latin America & Caribbean 14.34%
South Asia 13.69%
Sub-Saharan Africa 10.16%
OECD members Smoking Rate - Historical Data
Year Smoking Rate (Ages 15+) Annual Change
2016 23.64% -0.49%
2015 24.13% -0.51%
2014 24.65% -0.52%
2013 25.17% -0.55%
2012 25.72% -0.52%
2011 26.24% -0.55%
2010 26.79% -3.12%
2005 29.92% -3.54%
2000 33.46% -3.54%