Smoking Fact

Each year, an estimated 443,000 people die prematurely from Smoking in the US. For every person who dies from a smoking-related disease, 20 more people suffer with at least one serious illness from smoking.

Smoking Fact

Cigarette smoking is responsible for about one in five deaths annually.

Smoking Fact

Worldwide, tobacco use causes more than 5 million deaths per year, and current trends show that tobacco use will cause more than 8 million deaths annually by 2030. On average, smokers die 10 years earlier than nonsmokers.