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Passive smoking is responsible for one out of every 10 deaths associated with tobacco consumption of tobacco is the leading cause of preventable death, and estimated that each year kills more than 5 million people around the world, more than HIV / AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined.
World Health Organization (WHO) presented the report the global tobacco epidemic observed 2009 annual data are disturbing death of tobacco and its consequences for the entire population.
Every year the world’s 5 million people due to tobacco consumption, but according to the report, unless taken urgent measures, this number could reach eight million in the year 2030. In the twentieth century it is estimated that 100 million people have died because of the tobacco epidemic. The projected figure for the XXI century, to continue the current momentum, could be one billion.
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