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Sri Lanka Spot Survey on Tobacco Trends December 2014


General Info
Sri Lanka (LKA)
Eastern, North Central, Northern, Sabaragamuwa, Southern, Western
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
12/2014 - 12/2014
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Individual
  • Interview

The Spot Survey on Tobacco Trends, in use since 1998, is a biannual survey that monitors and identifies the prevailing trends, patterns, and attitudes related to tobacco and tobacco use.

The December 2014 survey was conducted in the following districts: Colombo, Gampaha, Galle, Kegalle, Anuradhapura, Jaffna, Batticaloa, Kandy, Monaragal, and Trincoma. It covered a total number of 2,454 male respondents ages 15 and above.

Suggested citation 
Alcohol and Drug Information Centre (ADIC) (Sri Lanka), National Institute of Social Development (NISD) (Sri Lanka). Sri Lanka Spot Survey on Tobacco Trends December 2014.