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Figure 11.3.1: Maternal smoking during pregnancy

Percent of women who gave birth, Middlesex-London, Ontario and Peer Group, 2013 to 2017

Figure 11.3.1: Maternal smoking during pregnancy
BORN Public Health Cube, BORN Information System, BORN Ontario. Information accessed on Oct 19, 2018. Ontario Agency for Health Protection and Promotion (Public Health Ontario). Snapshots: Maternal health Snapshot. Toronto, ON: Queen’s Printer for Ontario; c2018 [updated 2018 Oct 12; cited 2018 Nov 14]. Available from:
Peer Group data not yet available for 2017

The percent of women who reported smoking cigarettes during pregnancy was significantly higher in Middlesex-London compared to Ontario from 2013 to 2017. In 2017, 10.1% of women in Middlesex-London reported smoking during pregnancy compared to 7.0% in Ontario.