Global adult tobacco survey: Bangladesh report 2009

  • 30/11/2009
  • WHO

The Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS), Bangladesh is a nationally representative household survey of men and women aged 15 years and above. It is designed to produce internationally comparable data on tobacco use and tobacco control measures using a standardized questionnaire, sample design, data collection, aggregation and analysis procedures. In Bangladesh, the survey was implemented by the National Institute of Preventive and Social Medicine (NIPSOM) with the collaboration of National Institute of Population Research and Training (NIPORT) and the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS).