UK Cigarette Consumption

UK cigarette consumption

UKDP NUKDP TOTAL % NUKDP
billion cigarettes %
1990 99.0 3.5 102.5 3%
1991 94.4 3.5 97.9 4%
1992 89.3 3.5 92.8 4%
1993 85.4 3.5 88.9 4%
1994 84.3 4.0 88.3 5%
1995 83.0 5.0 88.0 6%
1996 81.2 6.0 87.2 7%
1997 77.4 6.6 84.0 8%
1998 70.5 13.5 84.0 16%
1999 63.0 21.0 84.0 25%
2000 56.3 25.2 81.5 31%
2001 55.5 23.5 79.0 30%
2002 56.0 20.0 76.0 26%
2003 53.5 20.5 74.0 28%
2004 52.0 20.0 72.0 28%
2005 50.5 19.5 70.0 28%
2006 49.0 18.5 67.5 27%
2007 47.0 17.5 64.5 27%
2008 46.5 15.0 61.5 24%
2009 46.5 12.0 58.5 21%
2010 44.5 8.0 52.5 15%
2011 42.0 8.3 50.3 17%
2012 40.0 6.0 46.0 13%
2013 36.0 5.6 41.6 14%
2014 34.0 5.7 39.7 14%

This table shows the trends in the UK cigarette market and the split between UK duty paid (UKDP) and non-UK duty paid (NUKDP) consumption. The estimate of NUKDP consumption includes cigarettes which are smuggled, counterfeit, crossborder shopped and duty-free.