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Botswana Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2017


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

The Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) is designed to produce national and subnational estimates on tobacco use. The 2017 Botswana GATS surveyed men and women aged 15 and older. A total of 4,643 individuals were interviewed. The survey featured questions on smoking and smokeless tobacco use, cessation, secondhand smoke, economics, media, and knowledge, attitude, and perceptions.

Suggested citation 
CDC Foundation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Ministry of Health and Wellness (Botswana), RTI International, Statistics Botswana, World Health Organization (WHO). Botswana Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2017.