Price for a Pack of 20 Cigarettes in local currency rose 11.1% to UGX 2,500 in Uganda in 2016

Price for a Pack of 20 Cigarettes in local currency (UGX)
Tobacco | Uganda | December 27, 2018
$2.99
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Price for a pack of 20 cigarettes reached 2,500 UGX in 2016 in Uganda, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 11.1 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, price for a pack of 20 cigarettes in Uganda reached an all time high of 2,500 UGX in 2016 and an all time low of 1,000 UGX in 2008. When compared to Uganda's main peers, price for a pack of 20 cigarettes in Kenya amounted to 130 KES, 400 RWF in Rwanda, 60.0 SSP in South Sudan and 850 CDF in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2016.

Uganda has been ranked 15th within the group of 163 countries we follow in terms of price for a pack of 20 cigarettes.

Price for a Pack of 20 Cigarettes (Local Currency) Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Angola AOA 100 125 150 175 200 ... ...
Burundi BIF 800 800 800 1,200 1,600
Central African Republic XAF 312 350 400 450 500 ... ...
Congo XAF 500 500 500 550 600
Dem. Republic of the Congo CDF 700 725 750 750 750
Ethiopia ETB 7.00 7.50 8.00 11.5 15.0
Kenya KES 100 95.0 90.0 95.0 100
Rwanda RWF 500 550 600 625 650
Somalia SOS ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
South Sudan SSP ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Sudan SDG 6.00 7.00 8.00 11.0 14.0
Tanzania TNS 2,500 2,500 2,500 3,000 3,500
Uganda UGX 1,500 1,750 2,000 2,000 2,000
Zambia ZMW 8.00 8.00 8.00 8.00 9.00