According to a report by the Tobacco Advisory Group and Royal College of Physicians:
- There are 165,000 new episodes of disease among children every year caused by smoking.
- 300,000 primary care consultations.
- 9,500 hospital admissions.
- 40 sudden infant deaths.
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