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The real cost of smoking in Australia

smoking in Australia

 


Smoking in Australia

More than 1.6 million Australian males aged 15 and over smoked, 90% of which smoked daily. More than 1.2 million Australian females aged 15 and over smoked, 91% of which smoked daily.

Smoking costs Australian an estimated $388 Billion in impacts to health, the environment and economy.

Tobacco-Free Finance Pledge

In 2018 Crescent Wealth super signed the Tobacco-Free Finance Pledge, helping to eliminate tobacco from investment portfolios across the globe.

We only invest your superannuation in ethical and islamic compliant industries. These are industries that reflect out values and dont hard humanity.

References

  1. www.news.com.au/national/queensland/cancer-council-calls-for-workplaces-to-ban-smoking/news-story/3b3e76a8dcb37ceff1c7355d47793902
  2. www.myvmc.com/lifestyles/smoking-statistics
  3. www.businessinsider.com.au/an-australian-senator-has-just-thanked-smokers-for-their-8-billion-staggering-generosity-to-the-economy-2014-10
  4. www.businessinsider.com.au/an-australian-senator-has-just-thanked-smokers-for-their-8-billion-staggering-generosity-to-the-economy-2014-10
  5. Victorian Smoking and Health Program, Australia (Quit Victoria), 1995. www.tobaccoinaustralia.org.au/fandi/informat.htm
  6. www.cancer.org.au/policy-and-advocacy/position-statements/smoking-and-tobacco-control
  7. tobaccofreeportfolios.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/TFP-Toolkit-10th-Edition.pdf
  8. Based on a starting monthly investment of $819

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