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Table 1 Prevalence of overweight/obesity and obesity according to smoking status

From: Impact of smoking and smoking cessation on overweight and obesity: Scotland-wide, cross-sectional study on 40,036 participants

   Overweight Obesity
   never current ex never current ex
   N = 16,543 N = 11,475 N = 10,650 N = 16,543 N = 11,475 N = 10,650
   N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%)
Overall   10,615 (64.2) 6,184 (53.9) 7,660 (71.9) 4,356 (26.3) 2,271 (19.8) 3,191 (30.0)
Age (years) 16-24 678 (33.7) 473 (36.0) 158 (32.9) 220 (10.9) 161 (12.3) 55 (11.5)
  25-44 3,727 (60.0) 2,423 (50.4) 1,799 (61.9) 1,411 (22.7) 878 (18.3) 679 (23.4)
  45-64 4,126 (75.1) 2,605 (61.6) 3,366 (78.7) 1,802 (32.8) 979 (23.1) 1,442 (33.7)
  ≥ 65 2,084 (73.9) 683 (60.5) 2,337 (78.3) 923 (32.7) 253 (22.4) 1,015 (34.0)
Sex Male 4,810 (69.7) 2,869 (55.5) 4,002 (77.2) 1,768 (25.6) 915 (17.7) 1,524 (29.4)
  Female 5,805 (60.2) 3,315 (52.6) 3,658 (66.9) 2,588 (26.8) 1,356 (21.5) 1,667 (30.5)
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