Malawi has a population of 18,143,315 according to 2018 statistics from the World Bank
Malawi and the WHO FCTC
Date of FCTC signature: Malawi has not signed the WHO FCTC
Date of FCTC ratification (or legal equivalent): Malawi has not ratified the WHO FCTC
Date of FCTC entry into force: Malawi is not a party to the WHO FCTC
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
Malawi does not have a toll-free smoking quit line/help line. Smoking cessation support is not available in the country.
Malawi does not have any legislation or regulation requiring pictorial health warning on the packs of cigarettes and other tobacco products.
Malawi does not have specific government objectives for tobacco control nor a national tobacco control technical unit or agency.
ADVERTISING, PROMOTION, SPONSORSHIP
Malawi does not have any legislation or regulation banning advertising, promotion and sponsorship of tobacco products.
ATCA CSO PARTNERS
- Drug Fight Malawi