Number of quit attempts
Socio economic classification has been determined by smoking cessation advisors using a methodology adapted for use in NHS Smoking Cessation Services. For more details about socio-economic classification, please consult the Notes & Definitions section of Stop Smoking Services Q4 2018/19 data tables.
The largest number of quit attempts came from the ‘Routine and manual occupations’ group (63,391). The next most represented group, with 33,556 setting a quit date, was 'Never worked or unemployed for over 1 year'.