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Table 1 Plans for smoking post-release

From: Social support and smoking abstinence among incarcerated adults in the United States: a longitudinal study

Item response Percent (n) of participants endorsing
I am committed to not smoke when I get out 29.2% (52)
I have begun to make changes (e.g., talked to friends and family) so I don’t smoke when I get out 7.3% (13)
I plan not to smoke when I get out 21.9% (39)
I plan NOT to smoke THAT MUCH when I get out 9.6% (17)
I plan to smoke LESS than I used to when I get out 6.7% (12)
I OFTEN think about not smoking, but I have no plans yet to stay quit when I get out 9.0% (16)
I SOMETIMES think about not smoking, and I have no plans yet to stay quit when I get out 8.4% (15)
I RARELY think about not smoking, I have no plans to stay quit when I get out 1.7% (3)
I RARELY think about not smoking, and I have no plans to stay when I get out 0.6% (1)
I DO NOT think about changing my smoking when I get out 2.8% (7)
I have decided to smoke the same as before or more, when I get out 1.7% (3)