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Table 2 Prevalence of different smoking methods among male and female physicians

From: Prevalence of tobacco smoking among health-care physicians in Bahrain

   Gender
   Male (n = 50) Female (n = 98)
   n % n %
Cigarettes Current smokers 4 (8)a 0 (0)
  Previous smoker 6 (12) 0 (0)
  Never smoker 40 (80) 98 (100)
Waterpipe (Shisha) Current smoker 7 (15)a 2 (2)
  Previous smoker 0 (0) 0 (0)
  Never smoker 41 (85) 96 (98)
Other (Cigar/Midwakh) Never smoker 49 (98) 101 (99)
  Current smoker 1 (2) 1 (1)
  1. - One physician smokes both Waterpipe and Cigarette.
  2. - One physician smokes both Waterpioe and Midwakh.
  3. aIndicates a statistically significant difference between males and females (P < .05).