Price of Cigarettes as % of Average U.S. Price rose to 26.3% in Guyana in 2016

Price of Cigarettes as % of Average U.S. Price (%)
Tobacco | Guyana | December 27, 2018
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Price of cigarettes as a percentage of average U.S. price reached 26.3 % in 2016 in Guyana, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 5.97 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, price of cigarettes as a percentage of average U.S. price in Guyana reached an all time high of 26.3 % in 2016 and an all time low of 23.3 % in 2014. When compared to Guyana's main peers, price of cigarettes as a percentage of average U.S. price in Brazil amounted to 29.7 %, 36.7 % in Suriname and 60.2 % in Trinidad and Tobago in 2016.

Guyana has been ranked 95th within the group of 164 countries we follow in terms of price of cigarettes as a percentage of average U.S. price.

Price of Cigarettes (As % of Average U.S. Price) Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Bolivia % 14.9% 17.0% 19.1% 21.2% 23.3%
Brazil % 32.2% 33.2% 34.1% 37.5% 40.8%
Colombia % 17.8% 19.4% 20.9% 21.1% 21.2%
Guyana % 25.7% 24.9% 24.2% 23.7% 23.3%
Peru % 27.8% 30.3% 32.6% 34.1% 35.6%
Puerto Rico % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Suriname % 38.3% 40.5% 42.5% 43.2% 43.8%
Trinidad and Tobago % 43.9% 47.2% 50.2% 54.1% 57.8%
Venezuela % 108% 112% 115% 173% 230% ... ...