The countries which enforced a total smoking ban

Indoor smoking ban in each country
Source: Book, The Lonely Wolf Country, '一匹狼の国' by Junhaku Miyamoto
Copyright (C)2015 Junhaku Miyamoto All rights are reserved.

1. gray: No known smoke-free regulations (or no data)
2. wine-red: No national smoke-free law, and no plan to establish a national law to restrict smoking in an indoor public space.
Note: The capital of China, the city of Beijing prohibits smoking in indoor public places, such as in a restaurant.
3. pink:  No national smoke-free law, however, some localities have more comprehensive indoor restrictions.
4. orange: National smoke-free law has been established; however, the law is not strictly enforced.
5. yellow: National smoke-free law for public indoor areas has been established; however, enforcement in entertainment areas is weak.
6. light-green: There is no national smoke-free law; however, sate or city law prohibits smoking in indoor public space.
7. dark-green: A nationwide total smoking ban is enforced covering all public indoor areas.
Note: There is some exception in total smoking ban, e.g. at area in which service is not provided.

Europe    The time of commencement

France smoking ban  France     2007/2
Netherlands smoking ban  Netherlands   2008/7
Denmark smoking ban  Denmark    2007/8
Iceland smoking ban  Iceland     2007/6 
Finland smoking ban  Finland     2007/6
Sweden smoking ban
  Sweden      2005/5
Norway smoking ban  Norway    2004/6
Spain smoking ban  Spain      2011/1
Italy smoking ban  Italy       2005/1
Malta smoking ban  Malta      2004/4
Ireland smoking ban
 Ireland     2004/3
UK smoking ban  UK        2007/7
Greece smoking ban  Greece      2010/9
 Belgium    2011/7
Rusia smoking ban  Russia     2014/6


Taiwan smoking ban  Taiwan      2007/11
Hong Kong smoking ban  Hong Kong   2009/7
Singapore smoking ban Singapore    2007/7
Thailand smoking ban Thailand     2008/2
India smoking ban  India       2008/10
 Some smokers ignore a public smoking ban of India.
Turkey smoking ban  Turkey     2009/7
South Korea smoking ban  South Korea   2015/1 
  Bhutan      2010/6


New Zealand smoking ban  New Zealand  2004/12
Australia smoking ban
  Australia    2006/7 - 2010/1
Guam smoking ban  Guam      2007/6
Hawaii smoking ban  Hawaii     2006/11


Chicago smoking ban  USA       No national smoke-free law
Apartments smoking ban  Canada    No national smoke-free law: Total smoking ban was completed by 2010.
 Puerto Rico  2007/3
Brazil smoking ban  Brazil     2011/12

Smoking Restriction at Hotels in the World: Actual Survey
The ratio of a smoking guest room to the total hotel rooms was calculated,
based on-the-spot investigation.

Travel Sketch 2006-2016

Iceland travel sketch Iceland     Finland travel sketch Finland    Taiwan travel sketch Taiwan    Thailand travel sketch Thailand    New Zealand travel sketch New Zealand   Australia travel sketch Australia

Iceland travel sketch Finland travel sketch Taiwan travel sketch Thailand travel sketch New Zealand travel sketch Australia travel sketch

Denmark travel sketch Denmark    Sweden travel sketch Sweden   Paris travel sketch France2008/2010  Ireland travel sketch Ireland   Italy travel sketch Italy   Canada travel sketchUSA travel sketch Canada/USA 2007

Denmark travel sketch Sweden travel sketch Paris travel sketch Ireland travel sketch Italy travel sketch Canada USA travel sketch

India travel sketch India     Netherlands smoking ban Netherlands    Portugal smoking ban Portugal    Spain smoking ban Spain   Canada travel sketchUSA travel sketch Canada/USA 2010

India travel sketch

Paris travel sketch France2011   Germany smoking ban Germany2011   Switzerland smoking ban Swiss2011   Canada travel sketch Canada2011   South Korea smoking ban Korea 2012

USA travel sketch USA 2012     Bhutan 2012     Macau2012   Hong Kong smoking ban Hong Kong 2012  China smoking ban Shanghai 2013

Germany smoking ban Switzerland smoking ban Austria/Germany/Swiss 2013    Rusia smoking ban Russia 2014        USA travel sketch Alaska, USA 2014    Australia smoking ban Australia 2014

Norway smoking ban Norway 2015        Norway smoking ban Norway 2016

All railway trains should be completely smoke -free.

イタリア鉄道旅行・シシリア Italia Rail: Trenitalia
アイルランド鉄道旅行 Rail Travel Ireland
ニュージランド鉄道旅行 NZ Rail: Tranz Alpine/Scenic
オーストラリア鉄道旅行 Brief Journey by Australian Rail
米国・東北部鉄道旅行 Amtrak Acela Express: Boston-Newyork
シカゴ鉄道 Chicago CTA Rail
マイアミ鉄道 Miami Metro Rail

ストックホルム・空港鉄道 Stockholm Arlanda Airport and Express
ストックホルム地下鉄 Stockholm County Railways
スエーデンX2000の旅 X2000:Stockholm-Copenhagen Express
コペンハーゲン近郊鉄道・地下鉄 Greater Copenhagen Railways
パリ鉄道ターミナル駅 Paris Rail Terminals
パリ近郊鉄道・地下鉄 Paris Metro-RER-Tram
タイ・バンコク鉄道 Bangkok Mass Transit/Thai Railways
台湾高速鉄道 Taiwan High-Speed Rail
フィンランド鉄道 路面電車 地下鉄 Railways in Helsinki, Finland
インド鉄道 Indian Railways and Dehli Metro

シカゴ鉄道 Portugal Metro, Railways
マイアミ鉄道 Amsterdam Rail
シカゴ鉄道 High-speed train in Spain 2010
マイアミ鉄道 Barcelona Railways
パリ近郊鉄道・地下鉄 Washington DC Metro/Union Station

 Railway Travel in France 2011
 Railway Travel in Germany 2011
 Vancouver Skytrain
パリ近郊鉄道・地下鉄 Edomonton Metro
パリ近郊鉄道・地下鉄 VIA train, Vancouver to Jasper
パリ近郊鉄道・地下鉄 Alaskan Railroad

韓国高速鉄道 Korea Train Express, Airport Express and Metro
米国横断鉄道旅行 Amtrak: Seattle to Glacier National Park
米国横断鉄道旅行 Airport Express and MTR, Hong Kong
サンフランシスコ鉄道 San Francisco: cablecar, tram and Bart
サンフランシスコ鉄道 High-speed train in Germany, Austria and Switzerland 2013

 Moscow Metro
 Saint Petersburg Metro
 Sapsan, high-speed train of Russia
 Allegro, high-speed train between Finland and Russia

 Railways connecting Canberra and Sydney, Australia
 Gold Coast Light-Rail
パリ近郊鉄道・地下鉄 Train in Norway, Trondheim to Oslo

 Narita Airport-City Rail Service
 Japanese high-speed train 'Hayabusa'
 Japanese high-speed train 'Super-Komachi'

高速鉄道網建設 高速鉄道網建設高速鉄道網建設 高速鉄道網建設   Market Booms for new High-speed Trains

Smoking ban in the railway trains of the world

cigarette prices tobacco tax Cigarette Prices and Tobacco Tax

Tobacco Sales and Health Warning
Health warning tobacco Canada Canada  Health warning tobacco UK Britain Health warning tobacco Australia Australia Health warning tobacco Thailand Thailand Health warning tobacco Denmark Denmark Health warning tobacco Iceland Iceland  Health warning tobacco Finland Finland  Health warning tobacco Brazil Brazil

Health warning tobacco Photographs: Health warning for smoking.
Health warning tobacco Beware of Third-Hand Smoke

Smoking Ban in Airports

Malta  Ireland   North Ireland   London 2007  London 2013 London 2016  New Zealand-Christchurch 
 New Zealand-Auckland  Australia Montreal  Vancouver   Calgary  Boston   New York France-Paris 
Finland-Helsinki   Iceland   Guam   Chicago  Miami   Hawaii   Bangkok  Taiwan 
 Bhutan   Spain Portugal   Netherlands Germany smoking ban Berlin Germany smoking ban Frankfurt Germany smoking ban Munich Switzerland smoking ban Zurich China smoking ban Shanghai 
Haneda Sapporo Narita

Total Smoking Ban in USA and Canada

smorking ban bc canada Smoke-free BC Canada
smorking ban alberta canada Smoking Ban in Public and Work places in Alberta
smorking ban Saskatchewan Smoking Ban in Saskatchewan 
smorking ban manitoba canada Nonsmokers Health Protection Act, Manitoba 
smorking ban ontario canada Smoke-free Ontario Act 
smorking ban quebec canada Tobacco Control in Quebec 
smorking ban new Brunswick Smoke-free Places Act, New Brunswick 
smorking ban nova scotia Smoke-free Places Act, Nova Scotia 

smorking ban New Jersey  Smoking Ban in New Jersey 
smorking ban Illinois USA Smoke-free Illinois Act 
smorking ban California USA Smoking Ban in California 1998
smorking ban Beverly Hills California Beverly Hills banned in all outdoor dining areas 
smorking ban condominium Smoking Ban in a condominium of California
smorking ban Washington state Smoking Ban in the State of Washington
smorking ban Oregon USA Smoking Ban in Oregon  
smorking ban Montana USA Montana passed statewide smoking Ban
smorking ban Colorado USA Colorado Clean Indoor Air Act
smorking ban Arizona USA Smoking Ban in Arizona 
smorking ban Maine USA Smoking Ban in the State of Maine
smorking ban Vermont USA Smoking Ban in Vermont 
smorking ban Massachusetts Smoking Ban in the Massachusetts state.
smorking ban New York Smoking Ban in New York 
smorking ban Maryland USA Smoking Ban in Maryland 
smorking ban Washington DC Smoking Ban in Washington, D.C.
smorking ban Minnesota USA Smoking Ban in Minnesota 
smorking ban Delaware USA Smoking Ban in Delaware 
smorking ban Ohio USA Smoking Ban in Ohio 
smorking ban Iowa USA Smoking Ban in Iowa 
smorking ban Utah USA Smoking Ban in Utah 
smorking ban Rhode Island Smoking Ban in Rhode Island 
smorking ban Nevada USA Smoking Ban in Nevada 
smorking ban Virginia USA Smoking Ban in Virginia
smorking ban Michigan USA Smoking Ban in Michigan 
smorking ban Wisconsin USA Smoking Ban in Wisconsin

「禁煙席ネット」主宰 日本タバコフリー学会顧問 医学博士 宮本順伯
This page was provided in August 2014, by Junhaku Miyamoto, M.D., PhD.

Special Note:
 Two South Kuril and two islands off Hokkaido are the own land of Japan.
 Smoke-free hotels in Japan
 Domestic travel in Japan
 Smoke-free should be the minimum standard for the host city in the Olympic.
 WHO: Smoking should be banned in all public spaces.
 World population: seven billion v.s. Declining birth rate in Japan
 Nobody in the earth can destroy the natural beauty of the land.
 Tax saving's rental housing is mushrooming.


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