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Regional smoking data

Smoking rates by district health board area

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Plain packaging

The Smoke-free Environments (Tobacco Plain Packaging) Amendment Bill passed its first reading by 118 votes to one.  The Bill is being considered by the Health Select Committee.

ASH Year 10 Survey

ASH Year 10 topline data 2013

ASH_Year 10_methodology 2013

Link to 2012 ASH Year 10 Snapshot Survey tables and documents

ASH Year 10 Youth Smoking by DHB 2013


Tobacco returns data

The Smoke-Free Environments ACT (1990) requires manufacturers and importers of tobacco to file annual returns. Schedule A is information about ingredients and amounts used in tobacco products.  Schedule B is the list of products, retail price and sales quantity. We have anyalsed schedule B to provide insights in to the NZ tobacco market.

SUMMARY OF TOBACCO RETURNS IN 2013

TOBACCO RETURNS ANALYSIS 2013 

Smoking data

Census 2013 shows daily smoking in New Zealand is at 15.1 per cent, down from 20.7 per cent in the 2006 Census.

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