Cigarette consumption per capita reached 991 per year in 2016 in Malta, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.16 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, cigarette consumption per capita in Malta reached an all time high of 1,549 per year in 2004 and an all time low of per year in. When compared to Malta's main peers, cigarette consumption per capita in Greece amounted to 1,398 per year and 1,174 per year in Italy in 2016.
Malta has been ranked 14th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of cigarette consumption per capita, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.