Tobacco Taxation in Romania

This fact sheet was designed to complement a report launched at a meeting at the Parliament Palace in Bucharest, Romania, on November 22, 2016.  The fact sheet provides a brief review of tobacco taxation in Romania. It describes tobacco use and its consequences in Romania, tobacco tax structure and revenues, and cigarette prices. The fact sheet concludes with recommendations for the future of tobacco control in Romania.


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November 2016

Location(s): Europe, Romania

Content Type: Fact sheet

Topic(s): Cost-effectiveness, Economic consequences, Economic impacts of tobacco control, Health consequences, Impact on demand, Prevalence and consumption, Tax and price, Tax levels and structure, Tobacco control policies and programs, Tobacco taxes revenues, Tobacco use

Authors(s): Árpád Szabó, Ede Lazar, Hunor Burián, Todd Rogers, Kristie Foley, Zoltán Ábrám, Cristian Meghea, Teodora Ciolompea, Frank J. Chaloupka, Ph.D.