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Taxes on tobacco products in Sweden 2019

In Sweden, taxes for cigarettes, cigars and cigarillos are burdened per unit, whereas the other tobacco products (smoking and chewing tobacco, snus) are burdened per kilogram. As of January 1, 2019, the per kilogram tax on smoking tobacco amounted to 1,922 Swedish kronor and cigarette tax was 1.58 Swedish kronor per unit. E-cigarettes were still excluded from taxes in Sweden. In Denmark, the per kilogram tax on fine smoking tobacco amounted to 788.50 Danish kroner in 2019. Cigarette tax was 118.25 øre per unit.

 Tobacco consumption

  According to a survey, the largest group of respondents stating to be tobacco consumers in 2016 were 16 to 29 years old. Within this age group, 25 percent of surveyed Swedes were smoking tobacco, while 26 percent were using snus. Snus is a moist oral tobacco product. Swedish snus is available in two forms; loose and portion packed.


   The result of a survey on non-smokers in Sweden showed that in 2016 most respondents stating that they had not consumed any type of tobacco were of the age group 65 to 84 years. A share of 78 percent of people aged 50 to 64 years answered the same, while only 60 percent of 16 to 29-year-olds did not consume tobacco.

Taxes on tobacco products in Sweden as of January 1, 2019

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January 1, 2019

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