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Table 3 Mean scores (standard deviations) in the personality patterns and results at the end of the treatment

From: Gender differences in personality patterns and smoking status after a smoking cessation treatment

  Men (N = 118)    Women (N = 170)    Total (N = 288)   
Personality patterns Abstinent (n = 63) Smokers (n = 55) t Cohen’s d Abstinent (n = 104) Smokers (n = 66) t Cohen’s d Abstinent (n = 167) Smokers (n = 121) t Cohen’s d
Schizoid 36.19 (18.83) 39.27 (22.58) −0.81   36.85 (20.20) 43.76 (20.11) −2.18* 0.17 36.60 (19.64) 41.72 (21.29) −2.11* 0.12
Avoidant 33.44 (23.16) 38.65 (25.01) −1.18   34.41 (23.39) 38.52 (27.22) −1.05   34.05 (23.23) 35.58 (26.13) −1.55  
Depressive 23.59 (21.99) 37.82 (26.17) −3.21** 0.30 32.16 (25.08) 34.39 (28.10) −0.54   28.93 (24.26) 35.95 (27.18) −2.31* 0.15
Dependent 35.02 (20.55) 41.18 (22.39) −1.56   36.65 (25.97) 37.94 (24.42) −0.32   36.04 (24.01) 39.41 (23.48) −1.19  
Histrionic 51.46 (18.29) 48.64 (21.11) 0.78   61.24 (20.20) 57.23 (22.72) 1.20   57.55 (20.02) 53.32 (22.33) 1.69  
Narcissistic 68.67 (11.40) 65.67 (14.57) 1.25   56.87 (15.43) 52.00 (18.27) 1.86   61.32 (15.14) 58.21 (17.97) 1.59  
Antisocial 39.29 (20.83) 49.15 (19.33) −2.65** 0.24 48.16 (19.21) 48.18 (20.94) −0.01   44.81 (20.24) 48.62 (20.14) −1.58  
Sadistic (Aggressive) 37.71 (23.97) 47.60 (20.11) −2.41* 0.22 43.36 (20.83) 43.35(19.65) 0.01   41.23 (22.16) 45.28 (19.89) −1.60  
Compulsive 58.54 (17.54) 49.24 (17.77) 2.86** 0.26 62.64 (16.16) 57.80 (20.69) 1.71   61.10 (16.76) 53.91 (19.81) 3.33** 0.19
Negativistic (Passive-Aggressive) 36.35 (22.07) 44.78 (22.15) −2.07* 0.19 39.41 (22.48) 40.06 (21.60) −0.19   38.26 (22.31) 42.21 (21.89) −1.49  
Masochistic (Self-Defeating) 20.05 (20.52) 32.69 (23.25) −3.14** 0.29 29.04 (23.54) 31.29 (23.46) −0.61   25.65 (22.81) 31.93 (23.27) −2.29* 0.13
Schizotypal 18.24 (21.71) 30.35 (25.83) −2.77** 0.26 22.88 (24.38) 26.12 (24.83) −0.84   21.13 (23.45) 28.04 (25.27) −2.39* 0.14
Borderline 27.44 (21.88) 39.62 (22.56) −2.97** 0.27 33.12 (21.97) 37.09 (23.23) −1.12   30.98 (22.04) 38.24 (22.87) −2.72** 0.16
Paranoid 33.37 (23.56) 36.55 (25.93) −0.70   35.32 (25.76) 33.59 (27.07) 0.42   34.58 (24.90) 34.93(26.49) −0.12  
  1. *p < .05; **p < .01.