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Table 1 Demographic data of total number of participants in questionnaires

From: Prisoners and cigarettes or ‘imprisoned in cigarettes’? What helps prisoners quit smoking?

Characteristics Smokers Ex-smokers Non-smokers Total
n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Marital status         
 single 83 (53.9) 6 (40) 20 (57.15) 109 (53.5)
 married 40 (26) 5 (33.3) 9 (25.7) 54 (26.45)
 divorced 23 (14.9) 4 (26.7) 6 (17.15) 33 (16.15)
 widowed 8 (5.2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 8 (3.9)
Education         
 illiterate 34 (22.1) 1 (6.7) 2 (5.7) 37 (18.15)
 primary school 42 (27.3) 3 (20) 9 (25.7) 54 (26.5)
 junior high school 37 (24) 5 (33.3) 11 (31.4) 53 (25.95)
 senior high school 32 (20.8) 5 (33.3) 8 (22.9) 45 (22.05)
 technological college 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (2.9) 1 (0.5)
 university 9 (5.8) 1 (6.7) 4 (11.4) 14 (6.85)
Nationality         
 Greek 83 (53.9) 8 (53.3) 14 (40) 105 (51.5)
 Albanian 30 (19.5) 4 (26.7) 10 (28.6) 44 (21.5)
 Bulgarian 12 (7.8) 0 (0) 5 (14.3) 17 (8.4)
 Other nationality 29 (18.8) 3 (20) 6 (17.1) 38 (18.6)
  Mean S.D. Mean S.D. Mean S.D. Mean S.D.
Age 33.9 13 37.5 12.2 30.9 9.7 33.6 12.5