The cost of smoking to the social care system



This report sets out the impact of smoking-related illness on social care need and the resulting costs in England, building on previous reports published by ASH in 2014, 2017 and 2019.

Full research and analysis details are included in the accompanying technical report by Landman Economics, available here.

ASH has also developed a calculator showing the cost of smoking to the social care system at a regional and local authority level. Download the calculator here.