Enquête québécoise sur le tabagisme chez les élèves du secondaire 1998, 2000 et 2002

Survey type: cross-sectional survey.

Target population: 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.

Themes: smoking; trends in smoking; behaviours of smokers; knowledge, attitudes and opinions about smoking; social and family influences; attempts to stop smoking.

Microdata file and technical documentation available at the Centre d'accès aux données de recherche de l'Institut de la statistique du Québec (CADRISQ).

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