Smoking related deaths in England decline by 9% since 2009

NHS England has reported that deaths attributable to smoking decreased from 82,000 in 2009 to 77,000 in 2018 and 74,600 in 2019. They also reported that there were over 500,000 hospital admissions related to smoking in 2019/20, an increase of 10% on 2009/10.

Source: https://digital.nhs.uk/data-and-information/publications/statistical/statistics-on-smoking/statistics-on-smoking-england-2020