THE HEALTH NEW ZEALAND DATABASE ON
TOBACCO PRODUCTS CONSUMPTION AND ITS
IN 23 OECD COUNTRIES, 1960-2000
This database has
been compiled over a number of years by Dr Murray Laugesen and represents
a complete revision of data previously published in 1991 and was last
updated in 2005.
database includes the 24 industrialised countries belonging to the OECD:
rim countries: Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Canada and the USA,
Nordic countries: Iceland, Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland;
European countries: Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland and the UK; also Turkey .
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uses of the data The
data is useful for
analytical multivariate studies of
price, income and government restrictions on tobacco use
studies of the trends in determinants of tobacco consumption.
source for history of advertising restrictions and warnings.
products consumption data by country and year
products consumption complete 1960-00
products consumption per adult complete 1960-00
cigarettes in millions complete 1960-00
cigarettes per adult by number. complete
and cigarillos in tonnes complete 1960-00
and cigarillos in grams per adult complete
manufactured tobacco in tonnes complete
manufactured tobacco in grams per adult complete
T9 Production of manufactured
cigarettes as % of manufactured cigarettes. fairly complete post-1970.
(where complete means in some cases that after full search,
missing data remain).
of tobacco products
Real price in US dollars, also in local
from price surveys in US dollars, compiled for 17 countries, 1960-00.
national accounts expenditure data divided by consumption.
countries including those not covered by P1. All countries covered by
either P1 or P2 for 1960-00
Real income per capita data
total private consumption expenditure on all goods and services per
person. Complete 1960-00, for 23 countries.
I2 Real total gross domestic product
per person. Complete 1960-00 for
Restrictions and laws
warnings on cigarette packets scored for each country and year. Complete
for 23 countries, 1960-00. This
comes with a narrative description of the chronology of restrictions.
R2 to R8 Cigarette advertising restrictions
scored for each of 7 media by country and year. Complete for 23
countries, 1960-00. This comes
with a narrative description of the restrictions.
Affordability and Costliness
of tobacco products. Complete for 23 countries for
In the case of Turkey
data complete to 2000.
Mainly based on price survey data.
C Costliness of tobacco products.
Complete for 23 countries for 1960-2000.
In the case of Turkey
data complete to 1990. National accounts data.
age 15 and over, in thousands. WHO
and 1990, US dollars per national currency unit. OECD data.
general price index OECD
price index (general retail price index). 1980 = 100. Complete for 23 countries