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Table 1 Sociodemographics and risk factors in current, ex, and never-smokers

From: The French Observational Cohort of Usual Smokers (FOCUS) cohort: French smokers perceptions and attitudes towards smoking cessation

  Current smokers Ex-smokers Never-smokers
N (%) 809 (21%) 999 (26%) 2081 (53%)
Male gender 56% 60% 39%
Age* 40.0 (15.0) 53.4 (16.4) 45.2 (19.9) A
Working 69% 54% 48%
Low qualification 47% 31% 24%
Body Mass Index (BMI)* 24.2 (4.5) 26.1 (4.7) 24.4 (4.5)
BMI ≥ 25 kg/m2 36% 54% 39%
Treated for a risk factor** 15% 36% 25%
  1. * Mean (SD)
  2. ** Risk factors: hypertension, diabetes, hypercholesterolemia
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