Home | Clinical Smoking rates lowest ever Written by: Rhys Handley | Published: 03 April 2017 17.2% of people of 18 smoked cigarettes in 2015, down from 20.1% in 2010 to the lowest level on record In 2015, 17.2% of people aged 18 years and over in the UK smoked cigarettes. This represents a significant reduction from 20.1% in 2010 and is the lowest level on record.Please login or register to read the rest of the article and to have access to downloads and comments. What do you think? Leave a comment below or tweet your views to @IndyNurseMag This material is protected by MA Healthcare Ltd copyright. See Terms and Conditions.