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Table 1 Selected demographic characteristics of study participants (N=1203)

From: Evidence of emerging hookah use among university students: a cross-sectional comparison between hookah and cigarette use

Characteristic N Weighted% Unweighted%
Age (y)    
 18 154 9.3 12.8
 19 205 12.5 17.0
 20 224 16.4 18.6
 21 235 17.7 19.5
 22 127 12.5 10.6
 23 77 8.5 6.4
 24 61 8.1 5.1
 25+ 120 14.9 10.1
Sex    
 Male 550 46.4 45.7
 Female 653 53.6 54.3
Hispanic    
 Yes 219 13.0 18.2
 No 983 86.9 81.8
Race/Ethnicity    
 American Indian or Alaska Native 9 1.0 0.7
 Asian/Asian American 162 8.2 13.5
 Black or African American 185 8.8 15.4
 White/Caucasian 649 63.7 53.9
 Multiracial 93 7.4 7.7
 Other 88 7.2 7.3
Level    
 Undergraduate 956 64.9 79.5
 Graduate or professional 247 35.1 20.5
  1. Weighted% was compared to registrar data and weighted to represent the enrolled college population during the same semester as data collection.
  2. Unweighted% represents the raw percentages of the sample from which data was collected.