Smoking prevalence declines across Southeast Asia

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has reported that tobacco prevalence in Southeast Asia has declined faster than in any other global region. The average prevalence dropped from 50% in 2000 to 25% in 2020. Tobacco smoking among women saw the largest decline, reducing from 8.9% to 1.6%.

Source: https://www.nepalitimes.com/latest/tobacco-use-in-south-east-asia-declines/