The tobacco industry in France

Statistics report on the tobacco industry in France

The tobacco industry in France

This report contains information regarding the tobacco industry in France. After a general overview, it provides data on the production and cultivation of tobacco, followed by retail and sales figures. Insights regarding the smoking habits of the French population and newer trends linked to tobacco use are also included.

Table of contents


  • Premium Forecast Revenue of the tobacco products industry worldwide 2018-2028
  • Premium Forecast Tobacco products market revenue worldwide 2014-2027, by segment
  • Premium Forecast Global tobacco products revenue 2023, by country
  • Premium Forecast Global: volume of the tobacco products market 2018-2028, by segment
  • Premium Forecast Number of smokers worldwide 2014-2029
  • Premium Statistic Consumer Price Index (CPI) of tobacco in France 2019-2023


  • Premium Statistic Agricultural area devoted to tobacco cultivation in France from 2016 and 2021
  • Premium Statistic Agricultural land devoted to tobacco cultivation in France 2021, by kind of tobacco
  • Premium Statistic Yearly crop yield of tobacco produced in France from 2010 to 2020
  • Premium Statistic Number of tobacco producers in France from 2016 to 2021
  • Premium Statistic Volume of tobacco produced in France from 2016 to 2021
  • Premium Statistic Production volume of tobacco in France in 2021, by kind of tobacco

Retail and sales

  • Premium Statistic Tobacco sales volume in France 2005-2022
  • Premium Statistic Sales volume of cigarettes, hand-rolled tobacco, and other tobacco France 2005-2022
  • Premium Statistic Tobacco sales distribution in France 2005-2022, by product type
  • Premium Statistic Wholesale sales of cigarettes in volume in France 2000-2022
  • Premium Statistic Evolution rate of tobacco sales between 2022 and 2023, by kind of product
  • Premium Statistic Hand-rolled tobacco: average price of a pack in France 2004-2022 (in euros)
  • Premium Statistic Cigarettes: annual average price of the most sold brand in France 2000-2022

Smoking habits

  • Premium Forecast Prevalence of smoking in France 2001-2029
  • Premium Forecast Number of smokers in France 2014-2029
  • Premium Forecast Cigarettes smoked per day in France 2023
  • Premium Forecast Most used tobacco product in France 2023
  • Premium Statistic Proportion of daily smokers in France 2021, by age group and gender
  • Premium Statistic Share of daily smokers by professional status in France 2021
  • Basic Statistic Daily tobacco usage penetration among people aged 17 in France 2010-2022, by gender

Vaping and electronic cigarettes

  • Premium Forecast Revenue of the e-cigarettes industry in France 2018-2028
  • Premium Forecast Revenue growth of e-cigarettes in France 2019-2028
  • Premium Statistic Monthly vaping expenses in France 2022, by user type
  • Premium Statistic French public opinion on vaping as a way to quit smoking 2022
  • Premium Statistic Willingness of smokers to switch to an electronic cigarette in France 2022

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