December 05, 2012

19.5 percent of Japanese consumers over the age of 15 smoke every day according to OECD report

" Tobacco consumption, % of population 15 + who are daily smokers
Japan - 19.5%
OECD average, 21.1%"

Source: OECD Health Data 2012
from the article
"Only time will tell if it fits the fag end"
The Australian Financial review newspaper
Thursday the 16th August, 2012, page 53