According to data published by the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT), on the occasion of the World No Tobacco Day, the percentage of smokers aged 16-24 years old was reduced by 33.3% in the period 2009-2014, while the annual consumption of cigarettes dropped by 57% in the period 2007-2017. However, three million people in Greece are still smoking.

 

Translation: Eleni Gogou