Smoking rate could be just 10% by 2023
20 September 2018
Public Health England (PHE) said that smoking rates among adults in England are expected to fall from the current level of 14.9% to around 10% by 2023.
The number of smokers in England has fallen by more than a million since 2014, it added.
The estimate comes as the health body launched its annual Stoptober campaign, encouraging smokers to join a mass quit attempt in the month of October