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Table 3 Taxed tobacco products

From: Lung cancer mortality and years of potential life lost among males and females over six decades in a country with high smoking prevalence: an observational study

Year Million cigarette equivalentsa Cigarette equivalents per residentb
1952 60629.8 1509
1955 70227.3 1661
1958 81042.0 1874
1961 96187.7 2174
1964 108109.1 2380
1967 115024.0 2497
1970 131765.4 2810
1973 138365.0 2862
1976 142242.0 2916
1979 141471.0 2825
1982 138214.0 2691
1985 140682.0 2711
1988 136568.0 2597
1991 165646.1 2466
1994 153668.9 2252
1997 156032.3 2263
2000 160259.3 2306
2003 158309.6 2250
2006 128180.3 1809
2009 119370.3 1687
2012 117944.7 1688
  1. a1 cigarette equivalent = 1 cigarette or 0.5 cigar or small cigar or 1 g rolled or pipe tobacco [18]
  2. bNumber of cigarette equivalents per calendar year divided by number of residents at age 15 or older per calendar year. Since 1960 Federal State of Saarland included, since 1991 East Germany (5 Federal States plus East Berlin) included [17]
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