Smokers, by age group and sex (Number of persons)

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Smokers, by age group and sex
(Number of persons)
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
  number of persons
Total, 12 years and over 5,967,259 5,764,843 5,933,095 5,722,635 5,410,937
Males 3,435,320 3,187,883 3,335,884 3,243,117 3,159,003
Females 2,531,940 2,576,959 2,597,212 2,479,518 2,251,935
12 to 19 years 375,512 308,353 295,709 279,580 244,682
Males 222,712 160,719 155,833 169,785 135,812
Females 152,800 147,634 139,876 109,794 108,870
20 to 34 years 1,810,337 1,840,306 1,884,976 1,837,564 1,721,286
Males 1,076,445 1,054,482 1,093,691 1,090,698 1,051,154
Females 733,891 785,824 791,285 746,866 670,132
35 to 44 years 1,115,304 1,087,655 1,079,377 1,002,506 983,129
Males 657,584 622,954 651,262 586,512 604,860
Females 457,719 464,700 428,114 415,994 378,270
45 to 64 years 2,184,460 2,080,926 2,211,004 2,097,939 1,969,122
Males 1,237,852 1,137,824 1,213,248 1,145,432 1,111,374
Females 946,609 943,102 997,756 952,507 857,749
65 years and over 481,647 447,603 462,030 505,046 492,718
Males 240,727 211,904 221,850 250,689 255,804
Females 240,921 235,699 240,180 254,357 236,914

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