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Table 3 Adjusted* odds ratios (ORs) and 95% confidence intervals (CIs) for snus use, cigarette smoking, and dual use of snus and cigarettes by type of weekly sport type

From: Sports activity and the use of cigarettes and snus among young males in Finland in 1999-2010

  OR for snus use
(95% CI)
OR for cigarette smoking
(95% CI)
OR for dual use
(95% CI)
Sport type    
Weekly walking    
   No 1 1 1
   Yes 0.6 (0.5-0.8) 1.1 (1.0-1.2) 0.7 (0.6-0.8)
Weekly running    
   No 1 1 1
   Yes 0.9 (0.7-1.1) 0.7 (0.6-0.7) 0.6 (0.6-0.7)
Weekly swimming    
   No 1 1 1
   Yes 0.7 (0.4-0.8) 1.0 (0.8-1.1) 1.0 (0.8-1.3)
Weekly cycling    
   No 1 1 1
   Yes 0.7 (0.5-0.9) 0.7 (0.7-0.8) 0.5 (0.4-0.6)
Weekly team sports (not ice hockey)    
   No 1 1 1
   Yes 1.5 (1.3-1.8) 1.0 (0.9-1.1) 1.8 (1.6-2.0)
Weekly weight training    
   No 1 1 1
   Yes 1.2 (1.0-1.4) 0.9 (0.8-1.0) 1.2 (1.1-1.4)
Weekly combat training    
   No 1 1 1
   Yes 0.7 (0.5-1.0) 0.9 (0.8-1.1) 1.0 (0.8-1.2)
Weekly skiing    
   No 1 1 1
   Yes 0.6 (0.5-0.8) 0.8 (0.7-0.9) 0.5 (0.3-0.6)
Weekly ice hockey    
   No 1 1 1
   Yes 1.6 (1.4-1.9) 1.0 (0.9-1.1) 2.0 (1.8-2.3)
Weekly downhill skiing    
   No 1 1 1
   Yes 1.0 (0.8-1.2) 1.4 (1.2-1.6) 1.3 (1.2-1.6)
  1. *Adjusted for urbanization level of residence, childhood family composition, level of education, leisure-time sports activity, self-reported physical fitness, and age