Cigarette pack covered by health warnings / national taxes

Fact sheet
8 December 2009


Country Percentage of principle display area mandated to be covered by health warnings (average of front and back) National taxes and retail price for a pack of 20 cigarettes (in US dollars at official exchange rate) Total tax (%)
Australia 60 6.65 62
Brunei Darussalam 50 1.17 71
Cambodia 0 0.3 20
China 30 0.73 36
Cook Island 30 6.02 65
Fiji 20 1.3 77
Japan 30 3.31 63
Kiribati 0 5.54 50
Lao People's Democratic Republic 30 0.57 41
Malaysia 50 2.6 48
Marshall Islands 0 2.5 40
Micronesia (Federated Republic of) 0 1.75 39
Mongolia 33 0.39 37
Nauru 0 3.05 62
New Zealand 60 5.9 69
Niue 0 4.63 66
Palau 0 3.5 57
Papua New Guinea 50 4.21 47
Philippines 15 0.53 54
Republic of Korea 30 1.98 62
Samoa 0 2.69 63
Singapore 50 8.06 67
Solomon Islands 0
Tonga 30 3.56 53
Tuvalu 30 3.46
Vanuatu 30 5.68 61
Viet Nam 30 0.65 45
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