Official Statistics

Statistics on Women's smoking status at time of delivery: Q2, July to Sept 2015

Results and trends from the Women's smoking status at time of delivery (SATOD) data collection in England. The results provide a measure of the prevalence of smoking among pregnant women at Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and regional levels.

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This report presents the latest results and trends from the Women’s smoking status at time of delivery (SATOD) data collection in England. It includes new figures for the second quarter of 2015-16.

The results provide a measure of the prevalence of smoking among pregnant women at commissioning region, region and clinical commissioning group level.

Smoking during pregnancy can cause serious pregnancy-related health problems. These include complications during labour and an increased risk of miscarriage, premature birth, low birth-weight and sudden unexpected death in infancy.

Reports in the series prior to 2011-12 quarter 3 are available from the Department of Health website.

Published 16 December 2015