The Impact of Purchasing Pattern after Increasing Cigarette Taxes to National Health Status and Health Insurance in Indonesia

Dini Rahma Yanti

Abstract

Tobacco smoking had been an international health issue for many decades. Tobacco kills more than 7 million people each year and more than 1 billion smokers live in low- and middle-income countries. Indonesian has been known as one of the country with lowest cigarette taxes. It leads to a significant decline in health status and an increase the burden of national health insurance. The discourse to raise cigarette taxes in September 2017 later will be an effective solution to reduce the number of smokers in Indonesia and pressing down the purchasing pattern. Using a literature review of several related research and , the result shows that purchasing pattern after increasing cigarette in another country have an impact to national health status and health insurance. Therefore, it is necessary to have a further analysis about the implementation in Indonesia.

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Yanti D. (2017). The Impact of Purchasing Pattern after Increasing Cigarette Taxes to National Health Status and Health Insurance in Indonesia.In Proceedings of the 4th Annual Meeting of the Indonesian Health Economics Association - Volume 1: INAHEA, ISBN 978-989-758-335-3, pages 61-64. DOI: 10.5220/0007023800610064


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@conference{inahea17,
author={Dini Rahma Yanti},
title={The Impact of Purchasing Pattern after Increasing Cigarette Taxes to National Health Status and Health Insurance in Indonesia},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 4th Annual Meeting of the Indonesian Health Economics Association - Volume 1: INAHEA,},
year={2017},
pages={61-64},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0007023800610064},
isbn={978-989-758-335-3},
}


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TY - CONF

JO - Proceedings of the 4th Annual Meeting of the Indonesian Health Economics Association - Volume 1: INAHEA,
TI - The Impact of Purchasing Pattern after Increasing Cigarette Taxes to National Health Status and Health Insurance in Indonesia
SN - 978-989-758-335-3
AU - Yanti D.
PY - 2017
SP - 61
EP - 64
DO - 10.5220/0007023800610064