Prince Edward Island

Smoking prevalence

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In 2017, smoking prevalence in Prince Edward Island was 11.8%, below the national average of 15.1%, and the lowest of all the provinces.

Figure 2.27 (below) shows smoking prevalence, overall and by sex, in Prince Edward Island from 1999-2017. Prevalence appeared to decline fairly steadily during this time, decreasing by more than half overall. Throughout this time period, prevalence was consistently higher among males than females.

See data table below with 95% confidence intervals.

See data table below with 95% confidence intervals.

Cigarette consumption

Average daily cigarette consumption in Prince Edward Island appears to have decreased fairly steadily from 1999 to 2006, and fluctuated around 15 CPD since then (Figure 2.29). Male smokers consistently consumed more cigarettes per day than female smokers.

See data table below with 95% confidence intervals.