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Uruguay Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2016-2017

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General Info
Geography 
Uruguay (URY)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2016 - 12/2017
Series or system 
Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS)
Data type
Survey:
  • Household
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

The Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) is designed to produce national and subnational estimates on tobacco use. The Uruguay GATS 2016-2017 completed interviews with 4,966 individuals ages 15 and older. The survey featured questions on smoking and smokeless tobacco use, cessation, secondhand smoke, and knowledge and perceptions of smoking.

Citation
Publication year 
2018
Suggested citation 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Ministry of Public Health (Uruguay), National Institute of Statistics (Uruguay), Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Research Triangle Institute, Inc. (RTI), World Health Organization (WHO). Uruguay Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2016-2017. 2018.