Elasticity of tobacco products in B&H – Macrodata analysis

Elasticity of tobacco products in B&H – Macrodata analysis

Tobacco use trends in Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • BiH is among the top 10 countries in the world according to the level of smoking prevalence(World Atlas, 2018).
  • Smoking prevalence in BiHis 38% with a significant difference between men (46.9%) and women (28.5%)
  • Among youth, tobacco use prevalence among girls (9.7%) is significantly lower than among boys (15.5%).
  • The HBS datafor 2011 and 2015 shows that in approximately 41% of the households had an individual that smoked cigarettes.