Vastavam Web: According to the Global Burden of Disease (GBD), About 11.5% of Deaths (6.4 million) globally in the year 2015 have been attributed to Smoking. Out of them, 52.2% deaths happened in four countries (China, India, USA, Russia).India has been ranked Fourth in the list nations were most smoking death took place. The tricolor nation comprise of 11.2% of total smokers in the World.
When it comes to Male Smokers, China, India and Indonesia are lead. These three nations have 51.4% of total Male Smokers in the World.At least one in 10 deaths globally is because of smoking. Over 50 percent of them took place in four countries which include India too.