Table 1

Characteristics of sample of adult smokers, Guadalajara, 2010

CharacteristicsStudy sample (n=1765)
% (n)
Age (average)35.3
Age groups (years)
 18–2524 (432)
 26–3529 (510)
 35–4524 (419)
 46–5523 (408)
Sex
 Female41 (738)
 Male59 (1053)
Education
 Primary or less22 (456)
 Secondary31 (574)
 Technical school6 (114)
 Preparatory/high school28 (426)
 University or more13 (209)
Monthly income (Mexican pesos)
 $0–$300021 (374)
 $3001–$500020 (363)
 $5001–$800020 (367)
 $8001–$10 00012 (213)
 $100 000 or more11 (196)
 Missing16 (278)
Marital status
 Single27 (489)
 Married63 (1129)
 Divorced/separated/widowed9 (165)
Smoking intensity
 Non-daily22 (391)
 Daily, 1–4 cigarettes per day21 (369)
 Daily, 5–9 per day25 (434)
 Daily, 10 or more per day32 (563)
Intention to quit in next 6 months
 No67 (1196)
 Yes33 (595)