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Table 2 Relationship of the covariates of stages of change/inention to quit cigarette smoking of current cigarette smokers in Dire Dawa town, Dire Dawa, Ethiopia, February; 2009

From: Cigarette smokers' intention to quit smoking in Dire Dawa town Ethiopia: an assessment using the Transtheoretical Model

Variable Intension to quit* AOR (95.0% C.I)
  No Yes  
Consciousness raising (CR)    
Low CR 137 (48.9) 143 (51.1) 1
Medium CR 7 (23.3) 23 (76.7) 5.04 (1.73, 14.71)
High CR 21 (28.4) 53 (71.6) 2.03 (1.04, 3.95)
Dramatic relief (DR)    
Low DR 138 (48.4) 147 (51.6) 1
Medium DR 9 (40.9) 13 (59.1) 1.49 (0.52, 4.28)
High DR 18 (23.4) 59 (76.6) 3.22 (1.59, 6.52)
Environmental reevalution (ER)    
Low ER 98 (51.3) 93 (48.7) 1
Medium ER 19 (55.9) 15 (44.1) 0.46 (0.19, 1.14)
High ER 48 (30.2) 111 (69.8) 1.07 (0.62, 1.87)
Social liberation (SL)    
Low SL 83 (48.8) 87 (51.2) 1
Medium SL 26 (40.6) 38 (59.4) 1.22 (0.60, 2.48)
High SL 56 (37.3) 94 (62.7) 0.66 (0.37, 1.19)
Self reevaluation (SR)    
Low SR 120 (55.0) 98 (45.0) 1
Medium SR 12 (37.5) 20 (62.5) 1.26 (0.54, 2.97)
High SR 33 (24.6) 101 (75.4) 2.59 (1.47, 4.55)
Self efficacy (SE)    
Low SE 73 (56.2) 57 (43.8) 1
Intermediate SE 72 (38.3) 116 (61.7) 1.78 (1.02, 3.09)
High SE 20 (30.3) 46 (69.7) 1.95 (0.91, 4.16)
Decisional balance (DB)    
Negative DB 76 (30.8) 171 (69.2) 1
undicided 6 (33.3) 12 (66.7) 1.05 (0.34, 3.30)
Positive DB 83 (69.7) 36 (30.3) 0.21 (0.12, 0.37)
Level of nicotine dependece    
V. low dependence 37 (27.8) 96 (72.2) 1
Low dependence 41 (41.4) 58 (58.6) 0.58 (0.31, 1.10)
Medium dependence 22 (45.8) 26 (54.2) 0.51 (0.22, 1.14)
High dependence 42 (60.9) 27 (39.1) 0.26 (0.12, 0.54)
V. high dependence 23 (65.7) 12 (34.3) 0.23 (0.09, 0.57)
  1. *Intention to quit (yes = contemplation and preparation stages, No = precontamplation phase)