Type of survey
Students in Secondary 1 to 5 enrolled in Québec public and private, French and English high schools, excluding those enrolled in vocational training centres, schools located in health region 10 (Nord-du-Québec) or in remote areas, schools where the language of instruction is an Aboriginal language, schools outside the school board network (under the authority of another department or the federal government) and schools comprising at least 30% of students with handicaps.
1998: 4,238 students
2000: 4,730 students
2002: 4,771 students
2013: 4,943 students
Smoking; trends in smoking; behaviours of smokers; knowledge, attitudes and opinions about smoking; social and family influences; attempts to stop smoking.
Documentation technique et méthodologique
Fichiers de microdonnées disponibles au Centre d’accès aux données de recherche de l’Institut de la statistique du Québec (CADRISQ).
Analytical products and data
Trends in smoking, alcohol and drug use, and gambling among Québec high school students over the past 15 years.
Pproportion of students who smoked cigarettes in the 30 days preceding the survey; proportion of students who used alcohol at least once, used drugs or participated in gambling in the 12 months preceding the survey, etc.
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