Price of Cigarettes as % of Average U.S. Price rose to 51.8% in Sudan in 2016

Price of Cigarettes as % of Average U.S. Price (%)
Tobacco | Sudan | December 27, 2018
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Price of cigarettes as a percentage of average U.S. price reached 51.8 % in 2016 in Sudan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 13.2 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, price of cigarettes as a percentage of average U.S. price in Sudan reached an all time high of 51.8 % in 2016 and an all time low of 30.0 % in 2012. When compared to Sudan's main peers, price of cigarettes as a percentage of average U.S. price in Chad amounted to 19.8 %, 17.6 % in Egypt, 10.7 % in Ethiopia and 17.9 % in South Sudan in 2016.

Sudan has been ranked 56th 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
Cameroon % 17.3% 16.4% 15.5% 15.9% 16.4%
Central African Republic % 10.8% 12.7% 14.8% 15.4% 16.4% ... ...
Chad % 17.3% 16.4% 15.5% 19.3% 23.0%
Egypt % 12.2% 14.3% 16.3% 17.2% 18.0%
Eritrea % 34.1% 38.6% 42.8% 52.8% 62.6%
Ethiopia % 9.62% 8.48% 7.41% 9.84% 12.2%
Israel % 97.2% 95.9% 94.7% 118% 140%
Kenya % 21.9% 19.7% 17.6% 18.0% 18.3%
Libya % 22.9% 21.1% 19.4% 28.9% 38.2%
Niger % 13.8% 13.1% 12.4% 14.4% 16.4%
Nigeria % 23.6% 22.2% 20.9% 21.9% 22.8%
Saudi Arabia % 32.7% 36.2% 39.5% 41.2% 42.9%
Somalia % 5.24% 7.04% 8.73% 8.29% 8.03%
South Sudan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Sudan % 44.2% 36.9% 30.0% 34.8% 39.5%
Uganda % 11.5% 12.5% 13.3% 12.8% 12.2%