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Kenya Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2014

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General Info
Geography 
Kenya (KEN)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2014 - 12/2014
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

The Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) is a household survey that collects data on non-institutionalized men and women ages 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 subnational estimates on tobacco use. The Kenya GATS provides information on tobacco use, cessation, second-hand smoke, and knowledge, attitudes, and perceptions towards tobacco. The survey also covers basic sociodemographic characteristics.

Citation
Suggested citation 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, Ministry of Health (Kenya), Research Triangle Institute, Inc. (RTI), World Health Organization (WHO). Kenya Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2014.