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Table 2 Proportions and 95% confidence intervals of tobacco smoking and risky alcohol drinking stratified by gender, age and months unemployed

From: Health risk factors and self-rated health among job-seekers

  Tobacco smoking Risky drinking
  Total Women Men Total Women Men
N 7,500 3,506 3,994 7,420 3,474 3,945
Total 57.7; 56.6-58.8 53.3; 51.6-55.0 61.6; 60.1-63.1 24.8; 23.8-25.8 16.5; 15.3-17.8 32.1; 30.6-33.6
18-24 years old 64.9; 63.0-66.8 63.5; 60.7-66.3 66.2; 63.5-68.7 28.7; 26.9-30.5 21.8; 19.5-24.3 35.0; 32.4-37.7
   0-6 months 59.7; 57.2-62.2 60.1; 56.5-63.5 59.4; 55.8-62.8 28.9; 26.6-31.2 23.3; 20.3-26.4 34.4; 31.0-37.8
   6-24 months 71.3; 67.8-74.5 66.9; 61.4-72.0 74.7; 70.2-78.8 28.5; 25.2-31.9 20.1; 15.8-24.9 35.1; 30.4-39.9
   > 24 months 82.6; 76.6-87.6 80.2; 70.8-87.6 84.8; 76.4-91.0 28.4; 22.2-35.3 15.8; 9.1-24.7 40.2; 30.6-50.4
25-39 years old 60.4; 58.5-62.3 53.1; 50.2-56.0 66.1; 63.6-68.5 25.6; 24.0-27.4 15.1; 13.1-17.3 33.9; 31.4-36.4
   < 6 months 46.4; 42.6-50.2 43.1; 37.7-48.5 49.6; 44.3-54.9 26.3; 23.0-29.7 19.6; 15.5-24.2 32.7; 27.8-37.8
   6-24 months 61.8; 58.7-64.8 55.0; 49.9-60.0 66.2; 62.3-70.0 25.0; 22.3-27.9 13.5; 10.2-17.3 32.5; 28.7-36.4
   > 24 months 69.4; 66.3-72.4 59.5; 54.6-64.3 77.6; 73.7-81.1 25.9; 23.1-28.9 13.0; 9.9-16.6 36.4; 32.2-40.8
40-64 years old 47.2; 45.2-49.2 43.0; 40.1-45.9 51.2; 48.4-54.1 19.8; 18.2-21.4 12.4; 10.5-14.4 26.8; 24.3-29.4
   < 6 months 38.0; 33.1-43.1 38.8; 31.7-46.3 37.2; 30.5-44.4 17.8; 14.0-22.0 11.5; 7.2-17.0 23.7; 17.9-30.3
   6-24 months 44.0; 40.3-47.7 39.1; 33.5-45.0 47.5; 42.6-52.4 21.7; 18.7-24.9 16.4; 12.4-21.2 25.4; 21.2-29.9
   > 24 months 51.8; 49.0-54.5 45.8; 42.0-49.6 58.5; 54.4-62.4 19.4; 17.2-21.7 10.9; 8.7-13.5 28.9; 25.3-32.7