ITC Project


Brazil ratified the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control on November 3, 2005. In 2001, Brazil became the second country in the world and the first Latin American country to make graphic warning labels mandatory on cigarette packaging, In 2012, Brazil became the first country to ban the use of additives and flavours, including menthol, in tobacco products.


Survey Overview


Survey Mode: Telephone Survey

Wave Survey Dates Survey Sample
1 March 26 to June 10, 2009 1,215 Smokers and 611 Non-smokers
2 October 16, 2012 to February 9, 2013 1,222 Smokers and 608 Non-smokers
3 Anticipated September 2016 1,200* Smokers and 600* Non-smokers
  *Target sample size  






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Brazil Contact Information

Partner Institutions

Anne Quah, Research Scientist
Cristina De Abreu Perez, Principal Investigator