• Factsheet

    In 2007 ,Five million people died in the world as a direct result of tobacco.

  • In World

    In 20th Century, tobacco epidemic killed 100 million people world-wide.

  • In Pakistan

    About 100,000 people die annually due to tobacco use.

  • Health effects

    Tobacco use is a risk factor for six out of eight leading causes of death in the world.

Related Links

Government of Pakistan www.pakistan.gov.pk

World Health Organization www.who.int

Coalition for Tobacco Control www.ctcpak.org

TheNetwork for Consumer Protection www.thenetwork.org.pk

Bloomberg Grants www.tobaccocontrolgrants.org

Tobacco Free USA www.tobaccofree.org

Tobacco Free Initiative, WHO www.tobacco.who.int

Tobacco Free Kids www.tobaccofreekids.org

The Union www.tobaccofreeunion.org

Smoke Free Canada www.smoke-free.ca

Shaukat Khanum Cancer Hospital www.shaukatkhanum.org.pk