Grades 7-9

Among students in grades 7-9, use of all types of other tobacco products varied significantly by province53-55 in 2018-19 (Table 9.1). Quebec had the highest percentages of youth ever trying cigars or cigarillos (10.1%) and waterpipe (5.4%). Saskatchewan had the highest prevalence estimates of youth ever trying smokeless tobacco (7.8%).

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