This article is from the Stop Smoking FAQ, by firstname.lastname@example.org with numerous contributions by others.
The statistics which follow were obtained from an American Cancer Society
pamphlet and are for 1993.
Cause of Death : Number per Year
(excluding smoking) (U.S.A. only)
Car accidents: 49,000
Total (of above): 247,700
Cause of Death: Number per Year
(Tobacco only) (U.S.A. only)
Total tobacco related: 434,000