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In 2013, smoking prevalence in Prince Edward Island was 17.3%, above the national average of 14.6%. 

Figure 2.27 (below) shows smoking prevalence, overall and by sex, in Prince Edward Island from 1999-2013. Prevalence appeared to decrease slowly but steadily until 2010, fluctuating around that level since. Throughout this time period, prevalence was consistently higher among males than females.

 Canadian Tobacco Use Monitoring Survey, 1999-2012; Canadian Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey, 2013. See data table below with 95% confidence intervals.

 Canadian Tobacco Use Monitoring Survey, 1999-2012; Canadian Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey, 2013. See data table with 95% confidence intervals below.