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One person quits smoking every 80 seconds

21/09/2018

Last year, nearly 400,000 smokers in England quit successfully, which is the equivalent to 1,069 smokers each day. Despite new smokers starting and ex-smokers relapsing, there are now 1 million fewer smokers in England since 2014.

Of the 6.1 million smokers in England, 6 in 10 want to quit but most try to quit using willpower alone despite this being the least effective method. The most successful quit attempts use a combination of effective stop-smoking support methods. More...

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