Figure 5.1.7: Adult smoking abstinence rate by income
Percent of population (19+), Middlesex-London, 2015/16
Source:Canadian Community Health Survey [2015-2016], Statistics Canada, Share File, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
*Estimate should be interpreted with caution due to high variability
Those in the lowest household income quintile (29.9%) had a significantly lower rate of smoking abstinence than the highest income quintile with a rate of lifetime abstinence of 48.6%.