COUNTRY PROFILES - GHANA
Ghana ratified the FCTC on 29 November 2004. Among young people aged 13-15 years, 8.3% currently use tobacco and among adult males aged 15-59 years, 8.2% currently smoke tobacco. Text health warnings appear on 50% of the principal display areas of tobacco packages.

 

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COUNTRY PROFILES
A Algeria  G   Gabon S Sao Tome and Principe
Angola Gambia Senegal
B Benin Ghana Seychelles
Botswana Guinea Sierra Leone
Burkina Faso I Ivory Coast South Africa
C Cape Verde K Kenya South Sudan
Cameroon L Lesotho Swaziland
Central African Republic Liberia Tanzania
Comoros M Madagascar Togo
Chad Malawi U Uganda
Congo Republic Mali  Z  Zambia

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Democratic Republic of Congo Mauritania Zimbabwe

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Guinea Equatorial Mozambique    
E Eritrea N Namibia    
Ethiopia Niger    
    Nigeria    
    R  Republic of Congo    
    Rwanda    

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WHAT IS SECOND-HAND SMOKE?


Second-hand tobacco smoke is the combination of smoke emitted from the burning end of a cigarette or other tobacco products and smoke exhaled by the smoker. SHS contains thousands of known chemicals, at least 250 of which are known to be carcinogenic or otherwise toxic.

Protection from exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke.Policy recommendations,WHO