The Smoke-free Environments (Tobacco Plain Packaging) Amendment Bill was recommended by the Health select committee in August 2014. Read the Committee’s report here.
ASH Year 10 Survey
- ASH Snapshot Factsheets – Topline data 2013
- ASH Snapshot Factsheets – Methodology 2013
- ASH Year 10 Youth Smoking by DHB 2013
- Link to 2013 ASH Year 10 Snapshot Survey documents
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 analysed schedule B to provide insights in to the NZ tobacco market.
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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