A family enjoy a BBQ outsideBelow is a series of handy guides offering a factual and brief overview of a variety of subjects.

Smoking & Asian Peoples

Factsheet showing the demography of Asian smokers in NZ, broken down into ethnic groups, plus the use of national quit services by Asian smokers.

Smoking and Tobacco - the basics

General information factsheet giving details about tobacco, the health effects of smoking, smoking rates in New Zealand and statistics from the Quitline.

Quitting behaviours of older smokers

Factsheet showing the experiences and quitting outcomes of Quitline callers aged 45 or over.

Māori Smoking

Factsheet with numerous facts and figures about Māori smoking including smoking rates, smoking in the home, age breakdowns and so on.

Pacific Peoples and Smoking

Factsheet with numerous facts and figures about smoking among Pacific people, including smoking rates, smoking in the home, age breakdowns and so on.

Youth and Smoking
Factsheet giving in-depth information about youth smoking in New Zealand, statistical breakdowns, information about health effects and nicotine dependence, and use of cessation programmes by youth.

How do Quitline callers compare with the NZ smoker population?
A factsheet comparing the characteristics of Quitline callers with the smoker population from the 2006 Census.

Quitline Callers and DHBs

A factsheet showing a breakdown of the characteristics of Quitline callers by the 21 District Health Boards.