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Egypt Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2009

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General Info
Geography 
Egypt (EGY)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
03/2009 - 05/2009
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
Summary 

The Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) is a household survey that collects data on non-institutionalized men and women aged 15 years and older using a standardized methodology for constructing the sample frame, selecting households, and processing data.

The GATS is designed to produce national and sub-national estimates on tobacco use. The Egypt GATS provides information on tobacco use, cessation, second-hand smoke, economics, media, and knowledge, attitudes and perceptions towards tobacco.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (Egypt), Ministry of Health and Population (Egypt), World Health Organization (WHO). Egypt Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2009. Atlanta, United States: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).