Social Research Centre

Smoker & Recent Quitters Survey

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Research Areas

Health +

Project Status

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The research is being conducted to understand behaviours, attitudes and knowledge about smoking. To do this, we need to understand more about the use of tobacco among smokers and recent quitters, their experiences of quitting, their knowledge of health issues related to smoking, and other issues related to tobacco smoking.


This research is being conducted for Cancer Council Victoria by the Social Research Centre.



Aims + Outcomes

The information collected in this study will be used by Cancer Council Victoria to develop programs to reduce the incidence and negative impact of smoking among people in Victoria.


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Master project template 2: insight 1. 25% of … say that … this is a test.


Master project template 2: Of those who were a part in activities, around 1 in 5 were representing their town, city or state.

1 in 10

Master project template: An upward trend in student interest in x,y,z and 1 in 10 students mentioned that this was a sample insight.


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Name of report

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Full Analysis Report

Exposure and the impact on attitudes of the 2019-20 Australian Bushfires

Full Analysis Report

Exposure and the impact on attitudes of the 2019-20 Australian Bushfires

Full Analysis Report

Exposure and the impact on attitudes of the 2019-20 Australian Bushfires

Full Analysis Report

Exposure and the impact on attitudes of the 2019-20 Australian Bushfires

Have you been contacted to participate?

Who participates?

Master project template 2: who participates. Over 13,000 interviews will be undertaken across New South Wales in the coming months.

What are the benefits?

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How does it work?

Master project template 2: how it works. You may have received a text message from 0481075514, or a phone call from 0290608424 or 0290608425 regarding this study.


How do I take part in the survey? 

Cancer Council Victoria has contracted the Social Research Centre to conduct this survey. You may receive an invitation via ORU (the Online Research Unit) regarding this study.

How long will the survey take?

The survey will take about 15 minutes to complete, depending on your answers, and will be available online until 21 June.

Do I have to complete the survey?

The survey is completely voluntary, however your participation is important to get an accurate understanding of the behaviours and attitudes of people who are either smokers, or who have quit sometime in the past year.

How is my privacy protected?

Any information you provide will be completely confidential and your answers will not be identified as individual responses. Responses are used for research purposes only and are treated in strict confidence. No other agency or department will have access to your details. All information provided is protected by strict Commonwealth and State privacy laws.

Further information?

If you have any questions about the survey, please contact the Social Research Centre on 1800 023 040.

QUITLINE: 13 78 48


Full Analysis Report (Population Health Test)

Full Analysis Report (Population Health Test)

How do we ensure privacy is protected?

Testing 2. The Social Research Centre complies with the Australian Privacy Principles. All personal contact information such as name, email and phone number is removed from the final data. Your responses will be de-identified, held in the strictest confidence and will not be disclosed to other organisations for marketing or research purposes. The responses of everyone who participates in this survey will be combined for analysis. Please see the SRC’s Privacy Policy.

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The Social Research Centre

1800 023 404