Bhutan ratified the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) on August 23, 2004. In 2009, researchers from the Bhutan Ministry of Health partnered with researchers from La Trobe University, The Cancer Council Victoria in Australia, and the University of Waterloo in Canada, to create the ITC Bhutan (BT) Survey.
|Survey Mode: Face-to-Face Interview|
|Wave||Survey Dates||Survey Sample Size|
|BT1||September 23 to November 3, 2009||2,425 (77 Smokers, 646 Quitters, 218 Smokeless Tobacco Users, and 1,484 Non-Users)|