This map tells us the amount paid in taxes as a percentage of the price of a pack of cigarettes for the most widely sold brand of cigarettes in the country.
Data source: 2011 World Health Statistics Report from the World Health Organization. Data from 2008. This data was collected by the World Health Organization. The World Policy Analysis Center is not responsible for any errors or omissions.
- The amount of tax paid on a pack of cigarettes as a percent of the total cost of the pack of cigarettes can be used to assess the extent to which governments try to prevent youth smoking by making it less affordable.