Nicotine use among males and females, by smoking status
As shown in Figure 11.31, among non-smokers, significantly more males (90.4%) than females (78.9%), used e-cigarettes containing nicotine.138
Although more male smokers (84.9%) used e-cigarettes containing nicotine, compared to female smokers (77.1%), this difference was not statistically significant.139
Figure 11.31 Data table with 95% confidence intervals
|Current smoker||84.9 [74.2-95.5]||77.1 [60.8-93.4]|
|Non-smoker||90.4 [85.4-95.4]||78.9 [69.4-88.5]|
*Current smokers includes daily and non-daily smokers.
**Non-smokers includes former and never smokers.
Data source: Canadian Tobacco and Nicotine Survey, 2020.
a: 88.3 [83.0-93.5]
b: 78.3 [69.9-86.7]