Table 3

Expenditures on tobacco versus health and education, 1995/68

 Household expenditure group Percentage of total households in that expenditure group Percentage of total income spent on tobacco Ratio of expenditures on tobacco/health Ratio of expenditures on tobacco/ education < $18 2 1.5 0.5 9.7$18–24 2 1.7 0.7 8.4 $24–30 4 2.3 1.0 6.9$30–35 5 2.5 1.1 4.9 $35–47 12 2.6 1.2 4.2$47–59 13 2.5 1.0 3.2 $59–71 12 2.4 1.0 1.7$71–94 17 2.1 0.9 1.2 $94–118 11 2.6 1.0 0.9$118–142 7 2.9 1.2 0.8 $142–165 4 2.8 1.3 0.6$165–189 3 3.0 1.1 0.7 $189–213 2 3.6 1.2 0.6$213–236 1 2.6 0.8 0.4 $236–295 2 3.7 2.1 0.7$295–354 1 3.7 2.1 0.8 $354–413 1 4.5 1.7 0.7$413–472 1 3.5 1.5 0.7 \$472+ 2 4.4