Who Consumes the Most Tobacco per Person?

Tobacco Consumption per Capita (grammes)
Tobacco | January 04, 2019
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Based on a comparison of 16 countries in 2012, Czech Republic ranked the highest in tobacco consumption per capita of 15+ years old with 2,328 grammes followed by South Korea and Germany. On the other end of the scale was New Zealand with 803 grammes, United Kingdom with 970 grammes and Norway with 994 grammes.

Tobacco Consumption Per Capita (15+ Years Old) Unit 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Australia grammes 1,180 1,201 1,130 1,064 1,009 ... ...
Czech Republic grammes 2,735 2,736 2,455 2,413 2,367 ...
Denmark grammes 1,650 1,570 1,480 1,320 1,250 ... ...
Finland grammes 1,009 997 1,256 726 812 ...
France grammes 1,136 1,107 1,080 1,088 1,069 ...
Germany grammes 1,810 1,813 1,716 1,686 1,648 ...
Hungary grammes 1,771 1,767 1,881 1,878 1,641 ... ...
Iceland grammes 1,495 1,479 1,449 1,415 1,280 ...
Ireland grammes 1,721 1,622 1,464 1,389 1,256 ...
Norway grammes 1,114 1,123 1,146 1,161 1,123
South Korea grammes 2,227 2,304 2,346 2,314 2,163 ...
Switzerland grammes 2,092 1,985 1,972 1,993 1,796 ...
Turkey grammes 2,056 2,070 2,045 2,003 1,703 ...
USA grammes 1,315 1,225 1,615 1,472 1,400 ...
United Kingdom grammes 1,007 1,008 950 1,093 1,011 ...