MHLU - Health Status Resource

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.