Statistics on smoking and smoking cessation in The Netherlands
In The Netherlands 23,1% of adults (18+) smoked in 2017. This equals 3,1 million people. Most of them were daily smokers. These are some of the many facts and figures in this publication.
Another key figure is that 35,7% of all smokers at least once tried to quit. Prevelance in smoking is higher among men and lower among people with a higher education. Download the factsheet for more key insights.
This factsheet is also available in Dutch.