Rate of cigarette smoking in the UK 1974-2019, by gender

Prevalence of cigarette smoking among adults in the United Kingdom* from 1974 to 2019, by gender

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Release date

May 2021


United Kingdom (Great Britain)

Survey time period

1974 to 2019

Age group

16 years and over

Supplementary notes

* Since 2000 data have been weighted. 1974-2010 figures are from the GLS/OPN surveys and are for Great Britain. Data from 2014 onwards is from the Annual Population Survey and is for the UK.

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