Tobacco Use in Canada
Patterns and Trends - 2015 Edition

youth: use OF OTHER tobacco PRODUCTS

Use of Other Tobacco Products by Province

Grades 6-9

Use of other tobacco products among students in grades 6-9 varied significantly by province for all tobacco products(101-104) (Table 10.1). Quebec had the highest percentage of youth ever trying cigarillos (11.5%), cigars (9.2%), and waterpipe (5.7%).



Age 15-19

Among youth aged 15-19, use varied significantly by province for cigarillos(105), waterpipe(106), and chewing tobacco/snuff(107), but not for cigars(108) (Table 10.2). Quebec had the highest percentages of youth ever trying cigarillos, cigars, and waterpipe. Saskatchewan had the highest percentage of youth who had used chewing tobacco or snuff.