Table 3

Predicted savings in overall health service costs from reductions of 3%, 15% and 35% in number of smokers (€000)
2010 2015 2020 2025 2030
3% Reduction in Smoking
Romania 772 1873 2459 3086 3556
Switzerland 286 1225 2181 2804 2667
Portugal 533 1732 2820 3359 2433
Austria 2877 5784 6741 6157 4372
Netherlands 1760 3568 3161 459 -5876
United Kingdom 8512 13213 10788 1636 -14791
Ireland 325 584 345 -431 -2060
Poland 4607 5812 -6950 -33186 -72598
Germany 247 -4535 -16373 -36539 -63056
France 3350 -6110 -45580 -124140 -232400
15% Reduction in Smoking
Romania 3863 9368 12303 15445 17804
Switzerland 1431 6098 10874 14026 13357
Portugal 2664 8649 14081 16801 12203
Austria 14393 28996 33863 31031 22163
Netherlands 8802 17835 15803 2312 -29406
United Kingdom 42566 66987 53975 8239 -74105
Ireland 1624 2919 1727 -2155 -10327
Poland 23045 29059 -34866 -166316 -364111
Germany 1231 -22667 -81771 -182576 -315440
France 16760 -30010 -226010 -618570 -1161660
35% Reduction in Smoking
Romania 9020 21877 28732 36091 41638
Switzerland 3336 14083 25183 32745 31270
Portugal 6212 20123 32756 39207 28616
Austria 33621 67942 79638 73363 52904
Netherlands 20538 41591 36859 5487 -68668
United Kingdom 99342 154264 126052 19552 -173353
Ireland 3790 6811 4027 -5033 -24189
Poland 53818 67782 -81882 -389582 -853919
Germany 2866 -52828 -190275 -425185 -736324
France 39070 -67440 -517330 -1431800 -2707280

Base year = 2005.

Cohen et al.

Cohen et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:390   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-390

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