Cigarette package health warnings: international status report

This report – Cigarette Package Health Warnings: International Status Report – provides an international overview ranking 205 countries/jurisdictions based on warning size, and lists those that have finalized requirements for pictorial warnings. Regional breakdowns are also provided. There has been tremendous progress internationally in implementing package health warnings, with many countries increasing warning size, more countries requiring pictorial warnings, and an increasing number of countries requiring two, three, four or even more rounds of pictorial warnings. The worldwide trend for larger, pictorial health warnings is growing and unstoppable, with many more countries in the process of developing such requirements. There is also enormous international momentum for implementation of plain packaging.

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