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Smoking Facts - Stockton

Adult Smoking prevalence
Stockton
18.4%
North East
18.7%
England
16.9%
27979 Adults in Stockton are smokers
Current smoking prevalence amongst 15 year olds
Stockton
6.8%
England
8.2%
Estimated number of
15-year olds smoking
 
154  
% of pregnant women recorded as smoking at time of delivery
North Tees
13.6%
North East
15.6%
England
10.2%
Directly standardised rate of adults (35+) per 100,000 people who die from a smoking-related disease each year
Stockton
319.8
North East
359.1
England
274.8
348 people (35+) die from a smoking-related disease each year in Stockton
In Stockton 531 estimated child disease incidents from exposure to second hand smoke in a year
Cost to
NHS
£6.6m
47,568 estimated NHS appointments due to smoking in Stockton
31,481 GP appointments
1,429 Hospital admissions
9,116 Practice nurse consultations
5,542 Outpatient visits
30,970 estimated number of work days lost due to smoking related illness in Stockton
Cost to
Businesses
£2.5m
Cost to
Stockton
£9.5m
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