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Bangladesh Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2009


General Info
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
07/2009 - 08/2009
Series or system 
Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS)
Data type
  • Household

The Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) is designed to produce national and subnational estimates on tobacco use. The Bangladesh GATS was conducted in 2009 and surveyed 9,629 men and women aged 15 and older. The survey featured questions on smoking and smokeless tobacco use, cessation, secondhand smoke, economics, media, and knowledge, attitude, and perceptions.

Suggested citation 
Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS), CDC Foundation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (Bangladesh), National Institute of Population Research and Training (NIPORT), National Institute of Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Dhaka (Bangladesh), World Health Organization (WHO). Bangladesh Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2009.