The following data is from a range of different studies from different years and geographical locations. Different research methods have been used therefore, meaningful comparisons cannot be made between the different groups.
People living with a mental illness
People in regional WA
People in low socioeconomic areas
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
People in prison
People experiencing homelessness
Make Smoking History (MSH) works with health and community services to reach groups of people experiencing higher smoking rates. By providing non-judgemental, comprehensive and tailored support in trusted environments, we can reduce the impact that tobacco use has on these priority populations.
Find out more about how your community or health service can become involved in the Make Smoking History Program here.