Table 1

Countries with 75% and 50% tobacco tax rates in 1998/1999 and 2014 by income group

Tobacco tax >75% (high)Tobacco tax >50%
YesNoFraction of countries (%)YesNoFraction of countries (%)
High-income
 1998/19998371837882
 201420254439787
Upper-middle-income
 1998/19992228111346
 20143211316867
Lower-middle-income
 1998/1999125491735
 20141254131350
Low-income
 1998/19990802623
 20140801713