Table 3

Regular smokers2-150 smoking more in specific situations by age

11 years
n (%)
13 years
n (%)
15 years
n (%)
17 years
n (%)
With friends30  (60.9)67  (77.9)131  (81.2)50  (86.6)
When lonely11 (22.0)30 (34.9)74 (45.9)37 (63.8)
When having problems14 (28.0)27 (31.4)83 (51.5)39 (67.2)
With family12 (24.0)16 (18.6)16 (10.0)14 (24.2)
At a party7 (14.0)29 (33.7)92 (57.5)40 (69.0)
  • 2-150 Regular smoking was defined as at least once a week.