Figure 7.7: Current, former or never smokers
Percent of population (age 19+), Middlesex-London, Peer Group and Ontario, 2013/14
Source:Canadian Community Health Survey, Statistics Canada, Share File, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
- In 2013/14 just under 19% of adults aged 19 years and over in Middlesex-London reported that they were current smokers.
- The proportion of never smokers in Middlesex-London was significantly higher in 2013/14 than in 2007/8 and 2009/10. Although there was a decrease in current smoking from 22.2% in 2009/10 to 18.8% in 2013/14 this difference was not statistically significant (data not shown).
Compared to the Peer Group, Middlesex-London has a significantly higher proportion of never smokers.