Table 1 Characteristics of sample
SampleSample smoking prevalenceCensus, share of 20+ age group (%)RLMS percentage smoking prevalence (2003)
No (%)
Male
    18–24115 (16)6511.464
    25–34152 (21)7520.970
    35–44136 (19)7223.072
    45–54154 (21)8420.965
    55–6483 (12)7511.557
    65+84 (12)8412.335
Female
    18–24118 (13)359.223
    25–34144 (16)2516.828
    35–44156 (18)2819.721
    45–54169 (19)1619.514
    55–64114 (13)2513.16
    65+174 (20)1621.72
  • Owing to presentation of published data, the lowest age group in the census column refers to the share of the population aged 20+, that is, 20–24.

  • RLMS, Russian Longitudinal Monitoring Survey.