Mexico

Mexico

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Global Tobacco Index Score
2021
55
Rank 36
2020
47
Rank 13
2019
59
Rank 18
INDICATORS
Level of Participation in Policy-Development
8 4 5
Tobacco Industry-related Corporate Social Responsibility activities
3 2 2
Benefits given to the Tobacco Industry
3 2 1
Unnecessary Interaction between Government and Industry
10 9 5
Measures for Transparency
6 5 8
Preventing Conflicts of Interest
10 10 10
Measures that prevent Industry Influence
15 15 21

Mexico has been a Party to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) since February 27, 2005. While tobacco control policies are enacted through the General Law on Tobacco Control, the tobacco industry is generally able to participate in development of tobacco control policies, partner with government agencies for corporate social responsibility activities, and are not disallowed from providing contributions/gifts to the government.