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Bangladesh Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2017


General Info
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2017 - 12/2017
Series or system 
Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS)
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) is designed to produce national and subnational estimates on tobacco use. The 2017 Bangladesh GATS surveyed 12,783 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), Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (Bangladesh), RTI International, World Health Organization (WHO). Bangladesh Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2017.