They are today more than 3,2 million! This figure is simply the number of Britons who have switched to e-cigarettes. Indeed, according to the ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) more and more smokers make the decision to quit smoking and switch to e-cigarettes, good news!
According to a new survey published as part of the Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) it is now estimated that 3,2 million the number of electronic cigarette users in Britain.
For this survey more than 12 000 adults were interviewed. Of the vapers, more than half have stopped smoking and 40% are smokers who are trying to quit smoking. And indeed, in the United Kingdom there has been a rapid growth in the number of vapers in recent years. It is worth noting that the number of users quadrupled between 2012 and 2018.
But'ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) however, found that about one-third of smokers reported never having tried the e-cigarette, most worried about possible dependence on this product.
AN ANTI-TOBACCO POLICY ON THE RIGHT TRACK IN THE UNITED KINGDOM!
The country's health service (Public Health England) recently proposed that electronic cigarettes be available on prescription in the coming years so to help people quit smoking An independent report published by the PHE shows that e-cigarettes are at least 95% less harmful than smoking.
« UK policy is on the right track with thousands of smokers switching to e-cigarettes, improving their health and few signs that non-smokers are interested in vaping. ", said Deborah Arnott, General Manager of ASH.