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Costs of tobacco

The cost of tobacco to Hong Kong through loss of productivity and medical treatment is HK$ 5.6 billion per year (HKU study). If the value of the loss of life were included the cost to HKG per year is HK$ 72 billion.

The tax collected on tobacco products is attached.

It is easy to see that HKG Government continues to subsidise the tobacco companies.

People should ask why.

Download the Revenue collected from Tobacco PDF here.

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