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Table 4 Deaths from Smoking in 2002 Among Men in EU Countries, and Deaths Based on Swedish Lung Cancer Mortality Rate

From: The scientific foundation for tobacco harm reduction, 2006-2011

Country All Deaths From Smoking in 2002 Deaths If Smoking At Swedish Rate % Change At Swedish Rate
Austria 7,000 3,900 -44
Bulgaria 7,100 3,800 -46
Czech Republic 12,500 4,500 -64
Denmark 5,700 2,800 -52
Estonia 1,600 600 -66
Finland 4,100 2,600 -36
France 60,000 28,300 -53
Germany 83,700 43,700 -48
Greece 13,900 6,200 -56
Hungary 16,300 4,400 -73
Ireland 2,700 1,600 -43
Italy 75,300 34,200 -55
Latvia 2,600 900 -64
Lithuania 3,500 1,300 -63
Luxembourg 400 200 -53
Malta 400 200 -51
Netherlands 18,700 7,700 -59
Poland 48,500 14,400 -70
Portugal 7,000 5,100 -26
Romania 20,100 9,000 -56
Slovakia 4,900 1,900 -61
Slovenia 2,100 900 -58
Spain 46,100 21,100 -54
Sweden 5,200 5,200 ---
UK 59,500 32,000 -46
All EU 509,000 236,500 -54
  1. EU = European Union
  2. UK = United Kingdom
  3. Note: No data was available for Belgium and Cyprus.
  4. Source: Adapted from Rodu and Cole [43].