Sao Tome and Principe has a population of 211,028 according to 2018 statistics from the World Bank
Sao Tome and Principe and the WHO FCTC
Date of FCTC signature: 18 June 2004
Date of FCTC ratification (or legal equivalent): 12 April 2006
Date of FCTC entry into force: 11 July 2
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
Sao Tome and Principe does not have a toll-free smoking quit line/help line. Smoking cessation support is available in some health facilities.
Sao Tome and Principe has a legislation or regulation requiring health warnings of packs of tobacco products, but the display area is not specified.
Sao Tome and Principe has specific government objectives for tobacco control, as well as a national tobacco control technical unit or agency.
ADVERTISING, PROMOTION, SPONSORSHIP
Some forms of tobacco advertising are banned in Sao Tome and Principe. Promotion and sponsorship are highly unregulated.
Legislations are not available
Survey data are not available