Smoking is the single largest cause of preventable death and disease in our community.
When we look at smoking rates among disadvantaged groups living in South Australia, it’s clear that smoking is a social justice issue.
65.5% of South Australians have been exposed to passive smoking at building entrances and outdoor seating at hotels/bars.
We are also concerned about the large number of South Australians still reporting exposure to second-hand smoke, which is why we continue to lobby for legislation changes and more smoke-free environments.
This page was last reviewed in December 2021.
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