Table 1

 Frequencies of reported cigarette brand families and brand styles

199719981999200020012002200320042005
NA, not applicable after Brown & Williamson’s acquisition by RJ Reynolds; NR, not reported.
Manufacturer
    Brown & Williamson19454444282717NANA
    Lorillard131817212222222121
    Philip Morris204957585964616364
    RJ Reynolds337982931081019311387
Market category
    Mentholated297282828074788559
    Non-mentholated56119118134137140115112113
    Full flavour347774798181686974
    Light357073828887798367
    Medium/mild610101191112163
    Ultralight103443443935342928
    Filtered83185195211212208188194170
    Non-filtered265556532
Total
    Brand families52223232118191618
    Brand styles85191200216217214193197172
⩾3% market share per brand family
    Brand familiesNR99987776
    Brand stylesNR162167181180175152163136