Smokers, by sex, provinces and territories (Percent)

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Smokers, by sex, provinces and territories
(Percent)
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
  percent
Canada 20.8 19.9 20.3 19.3 18.1
Males 24.2 22.3 23.1 22.1 21.4
Females 17.4 17.5 17.5 16.5 14.8
Newfoundland and Labrador 23.0 20.4 26.1 20.1 21.7
Males 24.0 23.3 30.8 21.7 25.3
Females 22.0 17.6 21.6 18.6 18.1
Prince Edward Island 23.6 21.0 21.9 19.3 19.7
Males 27.0 22.6 24.0 24.8 23.8
Females 20.4 19.5 19.9 14.1 15.9
Nova Scotia 23.2 21.8 23.7 21.1 22.1
Males 24.4 22.4 26.6 23.9 23.1
Females 22.2 21.2 21.0 18.5 21.1
New Brunswick 22.5 21.7 23.7 21.8 20.9
Males 25.8 20.4 27.4 25.8 21.8
Females 19.4 23.0 20.1 18.0 19.9
Quebec 23.3 21.0 23.8 21.4 19.6
Males 26.7 22.2 27.4 23.3 22.4
Females 20.0 19.9 20.3 19.6 16.8
Ontario 19.3 19.4 19.0 18.1 17.4
Males 23.2 23.6 21.9 21.2 21.6
Females 15.6 15.3 16.2 15.1 13.3
Manitoba 18.8 20.0 20.1 19.2 16.3
Males 21.0 21.3 21.1 20.0 20.8
Females 16.5 18.9 19.0 18.4 11.9
Saskatchewan 22.8 23.8 20.0 22.8 20.5
Males 24.8 24.7 19.4 24.9 21.0
Females 20.8 22.9 20.5 20.6 20.1
Alberta 22.7 21.7 21.6 20.3 19.0
Males 26.5 23.9 25.4 24.3 21.7
Females 18.7 19.4 17.7 16.1 16.3
British Columbia 17.4 15.8 14.5 16.2 14.3
Males 20.9 16.9 15.6 19.6 17.4
Females 14.0 14.7 13.3 12.9 11.3
Yukon 27.9 29.3 29.4 25.9 26.2
Males 29.6 31.5 30.8 24.0 28.0
Females 26.0 27.1 27.9 27.9 24.3
Northwest Territories 41.7 34.9 35.8 33.2 33.3
Males 41.2 38.7 37.4 34.1 37.2
Females 42.2 30.8 34.1 32.3 29.3
Nunavut 54.4 59.7 54.3 59.0 62.0
Males 48.5 58.6 58.2 51.6 59.0
Females 60.6 60.9 50.0 66.6 65.3

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