Tobacco Use in Canada
Patterns and Trends - 2015 Edition

youth: QUITTING SMOKIng


Quit Intentions

In 2013, six in ten smokers (60.7%) aged 15 to 19 were seriously considering quitting in the next 6 months, and 59.2% of those were considering doing so in the next 30 days (Figure 11.1). Since 2000, the percentage of smokers seriously considering quitting has fluctuated around 60 to 70% (Figure 11.1).

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