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Table 5 Cumulative percent of behavioral change with increasing cigarettes price for daily smokers. **

From: Attitudes and behavioral response toward key tobacco control measures from the FCTC among Chinese urban residents

Switch to cheaper brands Reducing consumption Considering quitting
Price increase(%) Overall(%) Cumulative (%) Price increase(%) Overall (%) Cumulative (%) Price increase(%) Overall (%) Cumulative (%)
1 2.5 2.5 5 1.2 1.2 5 1.1 1.1
2 1.2 3.7 7 1.2 2.4 10 1.1 2.2
5 9.9 13.6 10 14.0 16.4 20 3.1 5.3
8 1.2 14.8 15 1.2 17.6 30 4.2 9.5
10 16.1 30.9 20 17.4 35.0 50 21.9 31.4
13 1.2 32.1 30 13.9 48.9 80 6.2 37.6
15 2.5 34.6 35 2.3 51.2 100 22.9 60.5
20 18.5 53.1 40 3.5 54.7 104 1.1 61.6
23 1.2 54.3 50 12.8 67.5 120 6.2 67.8
24 1.32 55.5 54 4.7 72.2 135 3.1 70.9
30 11.1 66.6 56 1.2 73.4 139 3.1 74.0
32 2.5 69.1 57 1.2 74.6 150 1.1 75.1
35 2.5 71.6 58 2.3 76.9 200 8.3 83.4
40 3.7 75.3 59 1.2 78.1 300 5.2 88.6
45 1.2 76.5 60 2.3 80.4 400 5.2 93.8
48 2.5 79.0 66 1.2 81.6 500 3.1 96.9
50 13.6 92.6 70 2.3 83.9 600 1.1 98.0
53 1.2 93.8 78 1.2 85.1 740 1.1 99.1
76 1.2 95.0 80 5.8 90.9 750 1.1 100.0
100 3.7 98.7 100 7.0 97.9    
300 1.2 100.0 200 1.2 99.1    
    500 1.2 100.0    
  1. **The price increase (%) is projected based on current prices.