Smokers, by sex, provinces and territories (Number of persons)

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Smokers, by sex, provinces and territories
(Number of persons)
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
  number of persons
Canada 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
Newfoundland and Labrador 101,795 90,734 115,412 89,199 99,394
Males 51,927 50,545 66,591 46,727 56,888
Females 49,868 40,189 48,820 42,472 42,506
Prince Edward Island 28,684 26,116 27,401 24,185 24,543
Males 15,801 13,787 14,600 15,095 14,345
Females 12,883 12,330 12,800 9,090 10,198
Nova Scotia 186,984 176,224 190,986 170,547 177,951
Males 93,915 86,790 102,715 92,681 90,265
Females 93,069 89,434 88,271 77,866 87,686
New Brunswick 143,210 139,523 152,124 139,017 133,565
Males 79,869 63,277 85,662 79,687 68,525
Females 63,341 76,246 66,461 59,329 65,040
Quebec 1,570,677 1,428,422 1,626,375 1,476,989 1,371,221
Males 890,712 744,762 925,143 794,525 776,030
Females 679,965 683,660 701,232 682,464 595,192
Ontario 2,161,455 2,181,592 2,161,957 2,085,113 2,009,217
Males 1,270,975 1,299,600 1,223,980 1,200,394 1,223,889
Females 890,480 881,991 937,978 884,718 785,328
Manitoba 183,772 198,837 201,163 194,734 165,402
Males 101,555 104,096 104,601 100,421 104,235
Females 82,217 94,741 96,562 94,313 61,167
Saskatchewan 188,275 198,230 168,557 195,779 181,698
Males 101,778 101,829 81,616 106,790 93,298
Females 86,498 96,402 86,941 88,988 88,400
Alberta 698,429 675,966 689,302 667,750 647,812
Males 415,964 379,569 412,499 406,350 374,564
Females 282,466 296,396 276,803 261,400 273,248
British Columbia 671,774 617,970 568,961 644,591 563,529
Males 396,567 326,662 301,761 383,788 337,623
Females 275,208 291,307 267,200 260,803 225,907
Yukon 8,191 8,722 8,882 8,029 8,137
Males 4,413 4,754 4,709 3,755 4,420
Females 3,778 3,968 4,174 4,274 3,716
Northwest Territories 14,703 12,232 12,498 11,652 11,778
Males 7,584 7,018 6,750 6,196 6,639
Females 7,118 5,214 5,748 5,456 5,140
Nunavut 9,310 10,275 9,477 15,051 16,689
Males 4,260 5,194 5,257 6,708 8,282
Females 5,050 5,081 4,220 8,343 8,407

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