Table 2 Cigarette affordability levels in 60 cities
CityCountryLocationLowest cigarette priceMean daily incomeCPDIRCigarette affordability levelRank
TaipeiTaiwan, ChinaAsia0.9235.420.03High1
TokyoJapanAsia2.4667.870.04High2
DubaiUnited Arab EmiratesAsia1.7744.150.04High3
BratislavaSlovakiaE Europe0.6513.390.05High4
ZurichSwitzerlandW Europe4.7291.660.05High5
LuxembourgLuxembourgW Europe3.3560.390.06High6
GenevaSwitzerlandW Europe4.5576.750.06High7
BarcelonaSpainW Europe2.7545.320.06High8
MadridSpainW Europe2.7544.540.06High9
MiamiUnited StatesN America3.2949.670.07High10
New YorkUnited StatesN America5.2574.440.07High11
Sao PauloBrazilS America1.1115.580.07High12
SeoulKorea, Rep.Asia2.4433.970.07High13
ChicagoUnited StatesN America5.8077.810.07High14
MoscowRussiaE Europe0.9913.070.08High15
Los AngelesUnited StatesN America5.3870.370.08High16
AmsterdamNetherlandsW Europe4.1350.490.08High17
CopenhagenDenmarkW Europe4.9759.410.08High18
AthensGreeceW Europe2.8133.460.08High19
MilanItalyW Europe3.7544.340.08High20
ManilaPhilippinesAsia0.475.480.09High21
Buenos AiresArgentinaS America1.0311.780.09High22
BogotaColombiaS America0.839.350.09High23
BrusselsBelgiumW Europe4.7052.800.09High24
CaracasVenezuela, RBS America0.9811.000.09High25
HelsinkiFinlandW Europe5.0054.910.09High26
FrankfurtGermanyW Europe5.2657.730.09High27
BerlinGermanyW Europe5.0054.760.09High28
StockholmSwedenW Europe5.4157.060.09High29
Rio de JaneiroBrazilS America1.1111.510.10High30
Kuala LumpurMalaysiaAsia1.4614.990.10High31
RomeItalyW Europe3.8839.100.10High32
JohannesburgS. AfricaAfrica2.3122.740.10High33
ViennaAustriaW Europe4.9948.100.10High34
MontrealCanadaN America5.8555.460.11Medium35
DublinIrelandW Europe7.7568.850.11Medium36
SofiaBulgariaE Europe0.776.540.12Medium37
WarsawPolandE Europe1.5812.950.12Medium38
SydneyAustraliaAsia6.6254.170.12Medium39
PragueCzech RepublicE Europe2.3519.220.12Medium40
LisbonPortugalW Europe3.0023.640.13Medium41
BangkokThailandAsia0.927.280.13Medium42
AucklandNew ZealandAsia6.5150.960.13Medium43
IstanbulTurkeyE Europe2.2417.220.13Medium44
TorontoCanadaN America7.1454.600.13Medium45
LimaPeruS America1.5211.430.13Medium46
LondonUnited KingdomW Europe8.9666.810.13Medium47
OsloNorwayW Europe10.3176.710.13Medium48
ParisFranceW Europe5.6340.980.14Medium49
Hong KongHong Kong, ChinaAsia4.1229.000.14Medium50
JakartaIndonesiaAsia0.865.950.14Medium51
BucharestRomaniaE Europe1.218.260.15Medium52
NairobiKenyaAfrica1.077.280.15Medium53
MumbaiIndiaAsia1.106.850.16Medium54
Mexico CityMexicoN America1.549.630.16Medium55
BudapestHungaryE Europe2.3714.290.17Medium56
SingaporeSingaporeAsia5.9529.000.21Low57
ShanghaiChinaAsia1.566.540.24Low58
BeijingChinaAsia1.736.850.25Low59
KievUkraineE Europe2.116.930.30Low60
  • CPDIR, cigarette price-daily income ratio.