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Table 2 National Prevalence of Smoking in Australia as Estimated From the AUSDIAB Baseline Examination (study period 2012-13)

From: Improvements in life expectancy among Australians due to reductions in smoking: Results from a risk percentiles approach

Age group Prevalence Smokers Prevalence Smokers
(Men) (Men) (Women) (Women)
25-29 25.60 175987 16.47 93153
30-34 22.30 166508 19.74 170786
35-39 26.07 172920 19.21 117507
40-44 21.24 165277 14.58 122826
45-49 19.58 116580 14.33 90297
50-54 19.21 123686 13.59 79154
55-59 15.97 72234 9.25 40025
60-64 11.06 39408 9.85 35656
65-69 12.02 44849 6.09 25581
70-74 5.77 17481 5.89 23537
75-79 4.70 8737 3.03 8472
80-84 5.07 5310 3.68 5172
85+ 1.19 374 0.14 55
Total 18.73 1109351 13.16 812221