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Table 3 Proportion of contraband cigarette butts by population groups, Peel Region, 2013 and City of Brantford, 2014

From: Assessing contraband tobacco in two jurisdictions: a direct collection of cigarette butts

Population groups (Sites) Peel Brantford
n % (95 % CI) n % (95 % CI)
General population (Hospitals, Regional buildings, Recreation plazaa, Bus stationa, Sports Centrea, Malla) 280 5.5 (4.9–6.1) 2,677 33.1 (32.0–34.1)
Youth (Secondary Schools) 235 8.6 (7.6–9.8) 881 32.8 (31.0–34.5)
Young adult (College/University) 115 2.8 (2.3–3.3) N/A N/A
Total 630 5.3 (4.9–5.7) 3,558 33.0 (32.1–33.9)
  1. aBrantford only sites
  2. N/A data not available