Zimbabwe Smoking Rate 2007-2021

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.
  • Zimbabwe smoking rate for 2018 was 13.90%, a 0.4% decline from 2016.
  • Zimbabwe smoking rate for 2016 was 14.30%, a 0.4% decline from 2014.
  • Zimbabwe smoking rate for 2014 was 14.70%, a 0.5% decline from 2012.
  • Zimbabwe smoking rate for 2012 was 15.20%, a 0.4% decline from 2010.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Smoking Rate (Ages 15+)
Nepal 31.90%
Madagascar 28.90%
Yemen 20.90%
Sierra Leone 19.80%
Comoros 19.50%
North Korea 18.80%
Burkina Faso 16.00%
Gambia 14.40%
Mozambique 14.40%
Zimbabwe 13.90%
Rwanda 13.30%
Tanzania 13.30%
Malawi 12.80%
Burundi 12.60%
Mali 12.00%
Chad 11.80%
Uganda 9.80%
Senegal 9.10%
Niger 8.60%
Liberia 8.40%
Haiti 8.30%
Togo 7.60%
Eritrea 7.20%
Benin 7.20%
Ethiopia 4.60%
Zimbabwe Smoking Rate - Historical Data
Year Smoking Rate (Ages 15+) Annual Change
2018 13.90% -0.40%
2016 14.30% -0.40%
2014 14.70% -0.50%
2012 15.20% -0.40%
2010 15.60% -0.80%
2007 16.40% -0.80%