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A continental crisis, and a few green shoots

Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog) - 13 Sep 2017
With a population of 2 million and one of the highest per capita GDP in Africa ($18,825), Botswana shouldn't have been worried by the rising food import bill. But it has reached such proportions that it can cause a collapse of the country's economy ...
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Foreign investments back to Egypt as FX crunch fades away

Daily News Egypt - 12 Sep 2017
It seems the worst is over for the economy of the most populous Arab country, as foreign investors are back to pour money in the $300bn economy, according to IMF estimates, the biggest in North Africa. According to official ...
list of countries by cigarette consumption per capita

Mapped: The countries that smoke the most cigarettes

Telegraph.co.uk - 31 May 2016
As with alcohol consumption, Eastern European countries dominate. Montenegro, where 4,124.53 cigarettes are smoked per adult per year, according to 2014 figures from the World Health Organisation (WHO), is top of the pile, while Belarus, Macedonia, ...
list of countries by cigarette consumption per capita

Why we should pave roads with cigarette butts

Mother Nature Network (blog) - 16 Aug 2017
While this seems like a lot, Australia appears relatively far down the list — number 64 — when ranking countries by per capita cigarette consumption. Montenegro, Belarus, Lebanon, Macedonia and Russia top the list while the U.S. comes in ahead of ...
list of countries by cigarette consumption per capita

How High Are Cigarette Taxes in Your State?

Tax Foundation - 10 May 2017
For this week's map, we look at state cigarette tax rates across the country, which are levied on top of the $1.0066 federal rate per 20-pack of cigarettes. As of 2014, taxes accounted for almost half of the retail cost of a pack of cigarettes. The ...
list of countries by cigarette consumption per capita

In a Smoky Haze, Turks Cling to Their Cigarettes

New York Times - 11 Dec 2016
Turkey has made tremendous efforts to counteract its reputation — and its smoking habit — with measures that are nearly as strict as those in any Western country, and far stricter than those found in most developing societies. It has outlawed smoking ...
list of countries by cigarette consumption per capita

10 Countries that Have the Most Smokers in the World

Insider Monkey (blog) - 25 May 2017
We will be ranking countries by percentage of a population that consists of smokers older than 15 years. If we were making a list by using cigarette consumption per capita, even that methodology would not give us much better correlation with lung ...
list of countries by cigarette consumption per capita

10 countries where people smoke the most

MarketWatch - 22 Jul 2014
Nearly 20% of the world's adult population smokes cigarettes, according to TobaccoAtlas.org. Smokers consumed nearly 5.9 trillion cigarettes in 2009 (the year for which the most recent data is available) — representing a 13% increase in cigarette ...
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Finland, UK and Ireland singled out in 2017 'Nanny State Index'

EURACTIV - 11 May 2017
Usually praised by the EU for its highly competitive economy, Finland came under attack by a group of free-market think tanks on Wednesday (10 May) for pushing “paternalistic lifestyle policies” aimed at curbing consumption of tobacco, alcohol and ...
list of countries by cigarette consumption per capita

State and Local Sales Tax Rates in 2017

Tax Foundation - 31 Jan 2017
One study shows that per capita sales in border counties in sales tax-free New Hampshire have tripled since the late 1950s, while per capita sales in border counties in Vermont have remained stagnant.[9] The state of Delaware actually uses its highway ...
list of countries by cigarette consumption per capita

This Is What People Eat in the World's 25 Healthiest Countries

The Daily Meal - 28 Apr 2017
The United States is 34th in the 2017 ranking, and although it is one of the wealthiest nations per capita, it is lower on the list than smaller, poorer countries like Cuba, Lebanon, and Costa Rica. American citizens have access to some of the most ...
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Germans among world's top drinkers, says survey

Deutsche Welle - 17 May 2017
Known in particular for its tradition of beer drinking, Germany is one of the world's top 25 countries when it comes to alcohol consumption. But who's at the top of the list? Anstoßen mit ...
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Who Smokes Most: A surprising map of smoking rates by country

Washington Post (blog) - 19 Oct 2012
Nobody lights up like Eastern Europe, where average annual consumption can exceed 2,000 cigarettes per person. The very highest rate is in Serbia (2,861 cigarettes per person per year), according to data from 71 countries compiled by the World Lung ...
list of countries by cigarette consumption per capita

Ending the tobacco scourge

The Straits Times - 17 Feb 2017
This death toll persists despite a slew of tobacco control measures adopted by many countries worldwide, such as taxation, control of sales and advertising, smoking cessation services and public education. Singapore has been very successful with ...
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Sydney high on cocaine as ice takes hold across Australia

dailytelegraph.com.au - 26 Mar 2017
The damning findings are contained in the first real-time national snapshot of drug use obtained from sampling wastewater at 51 sewage treatment plants — servicing 14 million Australians — in city and regional areas across the country. Sunday ...
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Tobacco Stocks And Health Care Stocks

ValueWalk - 14 Aug 2017
Contrary to what many people speculate, reduced nicotine levels did not make smokers consume more cigarettes to get the same level of nicotine. At the same time, the ...
list of countries by cigarette consumption per capita

Landmark Tax Avoidance Treaty Could Change International System

Tax Foundation - 13 Jun 2017
However, not all the articles in the MLI are required. Article 28 of the treaty lists all the provisions which are mandatory; the remainder were up to the discretion of the country. Many countries chose to reject certain articles. For example, India ...
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BREAKINGVIEWS-Japan Tobacco drags itself into final frontiers

Nasdaq - 13 Jul 2017
Graphic: Japan Tobacco's total returns have significantly underperformed the Nikkei 225: http://reut.rs/2uT86iL That explains why the world's third-largest tobacco player is pushing further into emerging countries, which it defines as "seeding markets ...

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