Health » Smoking: Smoking among young (16–26 y. o.) people

Smoking experience and smoking frequency among young (16–26 y. o.) people.

Current smoker – a person who currently smokes every day and who smoked yesterday or today the last time

Occasional smoker – a person who smokes occasionally in the present period

Unit: percent

Disaggregated by: year, age group, smoking

Source: National Institute for Health Development, Health Behavior among Estonian Adult Population

Year
Age group (health) Smoking 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014
16-26 Non-smoker 41 48,2 47,3 44,6 49,4
16-26 Former smoker 19,7 16,5 15 17,3 18,6
16-26 Occasional smoker 10,9 11,9 11,7 15,7 14,6
16-26 Daily smoker 28,4 23,5 26 22,5 17,4