Adult Current Smokers

Adult current smokers by geographic area

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Figure: Age-standardized prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and geographic area, ages 20+, 2007/08 to 2013/14

Graph depicting Age-standardized prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and geographic area, ages 20+, 2007/08 to 2013/14. Data found in tables below.

Table: Age-standardized prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and geographic area, ages 20+, 2007/08 to 2013/14

Geographic RegionPrevalence Rate, 2007 to 2008Prevalence Rate, 2009 to 2010Prelavence Rate, 2011 to 2012Prevalence Rate, 2013 to 2014
Sudbury and districts26.2% (CI: 22.2% to 30.6%)25.7% (CI: 21.2% to 30.8%)28.6% (CI: 24.2% to 33.5%)25.2% (CI: 21.2% to 29.7%)
Northeastern Ontario26.9% (CI: 24.8% to 29.2%)26.9% (CI: 24.5% to 29.4%)28.6% (CI: 25.8% to 31.7%)25.2% (CI: 22.8% to 27.8%)
Ontario21.2% (CI: 20.5% to 21.9%)20.0% (CI: 19.3% to 20.7%)20.1% (CI: 19.3% to 20.9%)18.8% (CI: 18.1% to 19.6%)

Adult current smokers by sex

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Figure: Age-standardized prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and sex, ages 20+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Graph depicting Age-standardized prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and sex, ages 20+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014. Data found in tables below

Table: Age-standardized prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and sex, ages 20+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

SexPrevalence Rate, 2007 to 2010Prevalence Rate, 2011 to 2014
Males28.7% (CI: 24.0% to 33.8%)27.8% (CI: 23.3% to 32.9%)
Females22.9% (CI: 19.1% to 27.3%)26.1% (CI: 21.9% to 30.7%)

Adult current smokers by age group

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Figure: Prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and age group, ages 20+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Graph depicting Prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and age group, ages 20+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014. Data found in tables below.

 Table: Prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and age group, ages 20+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Note: Numbers followed by the letter “E” are to be interpreted with caution due to high sampling variability.

Age (Years)Prevalence Rate, 2007 to 2010Prevalence Rate, 2011 to 2014
20 to 2929.6% (CI: 24.3% to 35.6%)23.1% E (CI: 16.4% to 31.6%)
30 to 4433.8% (CI: 27.6% to 40.7%)37.5% (CI: 29.9% to 45.7%)
45 to 6427.3% (CI: 22.1% to 33.2%)29.7% (CI: 24.0% to 36.0%)
65+9.6% E (CI: 6.9% to 13.3%)11.6% E (CI: 8.2% to 16.1%)

Adult current smokers by household income

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Figure: Age-standardized prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and household income, ages 20+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Graph depicting Prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and household income, ages 20+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014. Data found in tables below.,

Table: Age-standardized prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and household income, ages 20+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Note: Numbers followed by the letter “E” are to be interpreted with caution due to high sampling variability.

Household Income DistributionPrevalence Rate, 2007 to 2010Prevalence Rate, 2011 to 2014
Quintile 1 (Lowest)42.2% (CI: 35.1% to 49.6%)45.7% (CI: 37.9% to 53.7%)
Quintile 221.0% (CI: 15.1% to 28.5%)25.6% (CI: 19.7% to 32.6%)
Quintile 327.6% (CI: 21.1% to 35.2%)19.5% (CI: 14.6% to 25.6%)
Quintile 419.1% (CI: 14.1% to 25.4%)28.0% (CI: 21.1% to 36.2%)
Quintile 5 (Highest)17.7% E (CI: 12.5% to 24.6%)19.1% E (CI: 13.0% to 27.3%)

Adult current smokers by education

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Figure: Age-standardized prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and education levels, ages 20+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Graph depicting Prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and education levels, ages 20+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014. Data found in the tables below.

Table: Age-standardized prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and education, ages 20+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Note: Numbers followed by the letter “E” are to be interpreted with caution due to high sampling variability.

EducationPrevalence Rate, 2007 to 2010Prevalence Rate, 2011 to 2014
< Highschool Diploma47.4% (CI: 36.9% to 58.1%)52.6% (CI: 39.7% to 65.2%)
Highschool Diploma28.1% (CI: 22.6% to 34.4%)38.0% (CI: 29.7% to 47.1%)
Trade, College or University Diploma or Certificate26.5% (CI: 22.3% to 31.1%)25.8% (CI: 20.9% to 31.3%)
University Degree6.6% E (CI: 3.4% to 12.2%)9.5% E (CI: 5.8% to 15.2%)

Adult current smokers by first official language spoken

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Figure: Age-standardized prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and first official language spoken, ages 20+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Graph depicting Prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and first official language spoken, ages 20+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014. Data found in the tables below.

Table: Age-standardized prevalence rate, current smokers, by year and first official language spoken, ages 20+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Note: Numbers followed by the letter “E” are to be interpreted with caution due to high sampling variability.

First Official Language SpokenPrevalence Rate, 2007 to 2010Prevalence Rate, 2011 to 2014
French25.2% (CI: 19.9% to 31.4%)20.2% E (CI: 14.2% to 27.9%)
English25.8% (CI: 22.3% to 29.6%)29.8% (CI: 25.7% to 34.3%)

 


This item was last modified on August 22, 2018