Table 1

Weighted prevalence of current smokers and non-smokers in the study population, according to various sociodemographic characteristics (n = 8310)

Smokers
n (%)
Non-smokers
n (%)
TotalOR95% CI
Occupation
 Housewife60 (0.8)7257 (99.2)7 3171.00
 Student225 (5.5)3887 (94.5)4 1127.00 5.21–9.43
 Farmer97 (14.4)576 (85.6)67320.37 14.42–28.8
 Clerk726 (22.8)2455 (77.2)3 18135.77 27.18–47.17
 Army327 (23.8)1045 (76.2)1 37237.8528.80–50.72
 Business355 (28.7)881 (71.3)1 23648.74 36.43–65.32
 Manual labourer93 (27.4)247 (72.0)34045.54 31.69–65.50
 Others563 (20.9)2126 (79.1)2 68932.0324.25–42.39
Sex
 Female88 (0.9)9918 (99.1)10 0061.00
 Male2403(21.1)8990 (78.9)11 39330.1324.19–37.57
Education
 Illiterate632 (7.5)7818 (92.5)8 4501.00
 Elementary675 (16.4)3437 (83.6)4 1122.432.16–2.73
 Intermediate525 (15.9)2769 (84.1)3 2942.352.07–2.66
 Secondary393 (11.4)3062 (88.6)3 4551.591.39–1.83
 University143 (12.6)989 (87.4)1 1321.791.47–2.18
 Technical36 (13.5)230 (86.5)2661.94 1.33–2.81
 Others47 (10.7)393 (89.3)4401.481.07–2.04
Age (years)
 15–20325 (6.7)4558 (93.3)4 8831.00
 21–30962 (13.7)6035 (86.3)6 9972.241.96–2.56
 31–40699 (15.8)3716 (84.2)4 4152.642.29–3.04
 41–50271 (12.2)1951 (87.8)2 2221.951.64–2.32
 51–60135 (8.2)1517 (91.8)1 6521.251.01–1.55
 ⩾6199 (8.0)1131 (92.0)1 2301.230.96–1.56
Locality
 Urban1310 (11.6)9946 (88.4)11 2561.00
 Rural1181 (11.6)8962 (88.4)10 1431.000.92–1.09
  • OR = odds ratios; CI = confidence intervals.