Eswatini has a population of 1,136,191 according to 2018 statistics from the World Bank
Eswatini and the WHO FCTC
Date of FCTC signature: 29 June 2004
Date of FCTC ratification (or legal equivalent): 13 January 2006
Date of FCTC entry into force: 13 April 2006
Prevalence of tobacco use
|Youth tobacco use||Adult tobacco smoking||Adult cigarette smoking|
|Prevalence (%)||Current tobacco use||Current cigarette smoking||Current smokers||Daily smokers||Daily smokers||Daily smokers|
Source: WHO report on the global tobacco epidemic, 2017
Eswatini does not have a toll-free smoking quit line/help line. Smoking cessation support is available in most parts of the country.
Eswatini has a legislation requiring textual health warnings covering 50% of the front and back of tobacco packs. Regulations are pending.
Eswatini has a national tobacco control technical unit or agency but no specific government objectives for tobacco control.
ADVERTISING, PROMOTION, SPONSORSHIP
Eswatini has a legislation or regulation banning most forms of advertising, promotion and sponsorship of tobacco products.
No legislation available
Swaziland GYTS fact sheet (ages 13-15) 2005
Swaziland Global Youth Tobacco Survey (GYTS) country report 2009
Swaziland GYTS fact sheet 2001
Swaziland GYTS fact sheet 2005
Swaziland Lubombo GYTS fact sheet 2001
Swaziland Hhohho GYTS fact sheet 2001
Swaziland Manzini GYTS fact sheet 2001