The Tobacco Control Campaign is one that works at implementing the Uganda Tobacco Control Law that was passed in 2015 by the Ugandan Parliament and Signed by President Yoweri Museveni. The campaign monitors compliance by the Uganda community and interference by the Tobacco Industry.


The Tobacco Control Death Clock is a countdown of the number of people who die every day due to tobacco related diseases. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 13,000 people in Uganda die every year, making 38 people every day.

7.9 %
Percentage of Uganda's adult population consuming tobacco
(15-49) years of age
11.6 %
Percentage of Uganda's male population consuming tobacco
4.6 %
Percentage of Uganda's female population consuming tobacco

The Tobacco Control Committee

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