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Table 4 Euromonitor estimates of illicit market (2005)

From: A mountain or a molehill: is the illicit trade in cigarettes undermining tobacco control policy in South Africa?

  2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 Average
Legal salesa 26.7 25.5 24.7 23.5 23.0 22.5 24.3
Contrabanda 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.9 1.1 1.3 0.9
Totala 1.9% 2.2% 2.9% 3.8% 4.6% 5.3% 3.5%
Penetration 27.2 26.1 25.4 24.4 24.1 23.8 25.2
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