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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of survey respondents (n = 111)

From: Implementation of a smoke-free policy in a high secure mental health inpatient facility: staff survey to describe experience and attitudes

Demographic details Number of respondents (%)
Gender  
 Male 49 (44.1%)
 Female 62 (55.9%)
Age  
 <20 years  1 (0.9%)
 20–29 years 16 (14.4%)
 30–39 years 43 (38.7%)
 40–49 years 20 (18%)
 50–59 years 29 (26.1%)
 >60 years  0
 No response  2
Professional group  
 Management – Administration  8 (7.2%)
 Management - Clinical 18 (16.2%)
 Nursing 59 (53.2%)
 Medical Officer / Staff Specialist  8 (7.2%)
 Allied Health 14 (12.6%)
 Administration  4 (3.6%)
Years working at the hospital  
 <1 year 17 (15.3%)
 Between 1 and 2 years 32 (28.8%)
 >2 years 60 (54.1%)
 No response  2 (1.8%)