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Sri Lanka Tobacco Trends Spot Survey 2017


General Info
Sri Lanka (LKA)
Eastern, North Central, Northern, Sabaragamuwa, Southern, Western
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
07/2017 - 07/2017
Series or system 
Sri Lanka Spot Survey on Tobacco Trends
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 July 2017 survey was conducted in 11 districts and covered a total number of 2,999 male respondents aged 15 and over.

Suggested citation 
Alcohol and Drug Information Centre (ADIC) (Sri Lanka), National Institute of Social Development (NISD) (Sri Lanka). Sri Lanka Tobacco Trends Spot Survey 2017.