Heavy drinking, by sex, provinces and territories (Number of persons)

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Heavy drinking, by sex, provinces and territories
(Number of persons)
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
  number of persons
Canada 4,935,024 5,444,504 5,042,829 0 ..
Males 3,478,695 3,786,583 3,473,266 0 ..
Females 1,456,329 1,657,921 1,569,563 0 ..
Newfoundland and Labrador 105,332 116,741 118,862 0 ..
Males 78,325 81,186 85,631 0 ..
Females 27,006 35,555 33,231 0 ..
Prince Edward Island 21,997 24,121 24,903 0 ..
Males 16,055 15,830 16,193 0 ..
Females 5,942E 8,290 8,710E 0 ..
Nova Scotia 162,083 163,037 179,721 0 ..
Males 99,285 106,410 117,828 0 ..
Females 62,798 56,626 61,893 0 ..
New Brunswick 130,170 138,236 126,003 0 ..
Males 92,795 96,789 90,867 0 ..
Females 37,374 41,447 35,136 0 ..
Quebec 1,181,758 1,234,263 1,268,559 0 ..
Males 825,150 833,890 883,595 0 ..
Females 356,607 400,374 384,964 0 ..
Ontario 1,777,420 2,035,121 1,737,737 0 ..
Males 1,295,743 1,451,810 1,219,660 0 ..
Females 481,677 583,311 518,077 0 ..
Manitoba 184,727 226,321 195,035 0 ..
Males 124,410 162,837 127,290 0 ..
Females 60,316 63,484 67,745 0 ..
Saskatchewan 153,900 180,163 151,017 0 ..
Males 106,350 114,945 99,570 0 ..
Females 47,550 65,218 51,446 0 ..
Alberta 592,824 661,707 594,025 0 ..
Males 414,336 458,418 405,613 0 ..
Females 178,488 203,289 188,412 0 ..
British Columbia 602,658 642,173 625,452 0 ..
Males 412,457 449,944 413,546 0 ..
Females 190,201 192,228 211,906 0 ..
Yukon 7,703 7,313 6,791 0 ..
Males 5,121 4,692 4,280 0 ..
Females 2,582 2,621 2,511 0 ..
Northwest Territories 12,298 10,871 10,899 0 ..
Males 7,427 7,295 7,083 0 ..
Females 4,870 3,576 3,816 0 ..
Nunavut 2,156E 4,438E 3,825 0 ..
Males 1,238E 2,537E 2,109 0 ..
Females 917E 1,902E 1,716E 0 ..

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