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Table 2 Practice area, by the proportion of respondents who had stopped smoking at follow-up. In Norwegian nurses' aides.

From: Work factors and smoking cessation in nurses' aides: a prospective cohort study

   Stopped smoking  
Practice area N n Row % P
Somatic hospital department (adults) 241 27 11.2 0.493
Psychiatric hospital or hospital department (adults) 193 19 9.8 0.957
Paediatric department 27 2 7.4 0.656
Nursing home 966 96 9.9 0.981
Old people's home or apartment unit 232 21 9.1 0.627
Community nursing 332 31 9.3 0.684
Institution or apartment unit for mentally handicapped 252 26 10.3 0.838
Other 127 9 7.1 0.266
  1. N = Total number if respondents in each category. n = number of cases in each category. Row % = proportion of cases in each category. The categories are not mutually exclusive; some respondents were working in more than one workplace. P-values in chi-squared test, in which respondents working in the noted practice area were compared with respondents not working in this area (all together).