Tobacco Industry Country Profile – Afghanistan

Afghanistan is located in South Asia. It is bordered in the north and the west by Pakistan and in the east by Iran. Afghanistan has a population of 35.53 million.[1][2]This is a country with a predominantly rural population distribution (74.5%). The average Life Expectancy at birth is 64.96 years with a literacy rate of 31.74%. Afghanistan reports a Human Development Index of 0.496.[3][4][5][6]