The percentage of never-smokers in grades 7-9 who were susceptible to smoking varied significantly by province85 (Figure 7.6). For example, just 30.9% of students in Prince Edward Island were susceptible to smoking, while 43.1% of students in Nova Scotia were susceptible.
Figure 7.5 data table with 95% confidence intervals
|British Columbia||34.5 [31.9-37.2]|
|Nova Scotia||43.1 [40.8-45.4]|
|Prince Edward Island||30.9 [29.2-32.67]|
|Newfoundland & Labrador||33.2 [30.7-35.7]|
*New Brunswick declined to participate in the 2016-17 cycle of the Canadian Student Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey (CSTADS)
Data source: Canadian Student Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey (CSTADS) 2016-2017