Table 5

Usual source of supply and trying to buy from a shop in past 30 days (current smokers only)

 2011201220132014Before–after comparison aOR* (95% CI)
NPer centNPer centNPer centNPer cent
Usual source of cigarettes in past 30 days2014 vs 2012
 Bought from shop458183551424411226110.74(0.57 to 0.97)
 From friends/peers796327963277736734351.09(1.01 to 1.21)
 From parents/caregivers319133201328313257120.98(0.77 to 1.24)
 Other566225672252525489230.99(0.82 to 1.21)
 Non-response38215483193121540419
Tried to buy from shop in past 30 days2013 vs 2012
 Yes9083672830566260.77(0.63 to 0.91)
 No1546611595651508711.32(1.1 to 1.58)
 Non-response6631295643
  • ORs are bolded where 95% CIs do not overlap the null.

  • *aORs controlled for age, sex, ethnicity, SES, friend and parent smoking status, smoking in home.

  • aOR, adjusted OR; SES, socioeconomic status.