Table 5

Risk of relapse among smokers making a quit attempt in the Ontario Tobacco Survey (n=921).

Proximity modelDensity modelThreshold model
Proximity1.00(0.99, 1.01)1.00(0.99, 1.02)1.01(1.00, 1.03)
Density1.11*(1.00, 1.23)1.01(0.99, 1.03)
Threshold1.41*(1.06, 1.88)
  • *p<0.05.

  • All models adjusted for age including age, sex, marital status, having children under 18 in the home, level of education completed, region of Ontario, perceived addiction, prior use of pharmaceutical quit aids, prior use of behavioural quit aids, Heaviness of Smoking Index, neighbourhood income quintile, quintile of percentage of immigrants in neighbourhood and municipal size.