Table 5

Bidi and cigarette smoking in relation to the locality and gender

VariablesUnadjustedAdjusted for other sociodemographic variables
p ValueOdds ratio (95% CI)p ValueOdds ratio (95% CI )
Area<<0.001
    Rural*
    Urban<<<<0.0010.13 (0.11 to 0.15)0.450 (0.372 to 0.543)
Sex<<0.001
    Male*
    Female<<<<0.00134.83 (24.66 to 49.19)12.315 (7.626 to 19.884)
  • *Reference group.