Table 1

Student characteristics, n=1533

n%
Agemissing=27
 Less than 14 years55436.79
 14 years54536.19
 More than 14 years40727.03
Gendermissing=23
 Male89759.40
 Female61340.60
Religionmissing=38
 Hindu88459.13
 Muslim27218.19
 Buddhist1167.76
 Other22314.92
Monthly pocket moneymissing=11
 None72847.83
 INR 100 or less58638.50
 More than INR 10020813.67
Parental tobacco usemissing=51
 None107172.27
 One parent uses tobacco34923.55
 Both parents use tobacco624.18
Percentage of peers who use tobaccomissing=25
 None89659.42
 20% or less47631.56
 More than 20%1369.02
Hopelessness for at least 2 weeks in last 1 yearmissing=68
 Yes35924.51
 No110675.49
Ease of access to tobaccomissing=52
 Hard109273.73
 Easy38926.27
Ever use tobaccomissing=7
 Yes17811.66
 No134888.34
Current tobacco use (any form)missing=6
 Yes1187.73
 No140992.27
Current smoking tobacco usemissing=2
 Yes452.94
 No148697.06
Current smokeless tobacco usemissing=6
 Yes1016.61
 No142693.39
Student's school see structure (annual)missing=0
 Rs. 0–112115175.08
 Rs. 1500–396026417.22
 Rs. 24 000–500 0001187.70