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Table 3 Determinants of current smoking

From: Urban-rural disparities in smoking behaviour in Germany

  Total Men Women
Sex (ref. female) 1.92 (1.86; 1.97) - -
Age (ref. 10 – <20 years)    
   20 – <30 years 1.13 (1.05; 1.22) 1.32 (1.19; 1.46) 1.05 (0.94; 1.18)
   30 – <40 years 1.32 (1.22; 1.42) 1.58 (1.42; 1.76) 1.24 (1.10; 1.39)
   40 – <50 years 1.13 (1.05; 1.23) 1.42 (1.27; 1.59) 1.00 (0.88; 1.13)
   50 – <60 years 0.60 (0.55; 0.65) 0.82 (0.73; 0.91) 0.47 (0.41; 0.53)
   60 – <70 years 0.31 (0.28; 0.33) 0.44 (0.39; 0.50) 0.20 (0.18; 0.23)
   70 – <80 years 0.17 (0.15; 0.19) 0.26 (0.22; 0.29) 0.11 (0.09; 0.12)
   80 – <90 years 0.08 (0.07; 0.10) 0.16 (0.13; 0.20) 0.05 (0.04; 0.06)
   ≥90 years 0.05 (0.03; 0.08) 0.13 (0.07; 0.24) 0.02 (0.01; 0.04)
Marital status (ref. married)    
   single 1.16 (1.12; 1.20) 1.09 (1.04; 1.14) 1.29 (1.22; 1.36)
   divorced 1.16 (1.09; 1.24) 1.27 (1.14; 1.42) 1.36 (1.24; 1.48)
   widowed 2.14 (2.04; 2.24) 1.99 (1.85; 2.14) 2.28 (2.12; 2.44)
School education (ref. 10 years)    
   <10 years 1.27 (1.24; 1.31) 1.27 (1.21; 1.32) 1.32 (1.26; 1.38)
   >10 years 0.54 (0.52; 0.56) 0.54 (0.51; 0.57) 0.53 (0.50; 0.56)
Income (ref. <1000 DM)    
   1000 DM – <2500 DM 1.21 (1.17; 1.26) 1.04 (0.98; 1.10) 1.21 (1.16; 1.26)
   2500 DM – <4000 DM 1.07 (1.02; 1.11) 0.87 (0.81; 0.93) 1.18 (1.10; 1.26)
   ≥4000 DM 0.86 (0.81; 0.91) 0.69 (0.64; 0.75) 1.12 (1.00; 1.26)
Residency in East Germany (ref. West Germany) 1.02 (0.99; 1.05 1.05 (1.01; 1.10) 0.97 (0.93; 1.02)
Size of community (ref. <20,000 inhabitants)    
   20,000 – 500,000 inhabitants 1.17 (1.14; 1.20) 1.11 (1.07; 1.15) 1.25 (1.20; 1.30)
   >500,000 inhabitants 1.56 (1.51; 1.62) 1.41 (1.34; 1.48) 1.76 (1.67; 1.86)
  1. Logistic regression, data are odds ratios (95% confidence intervals). All variables included as main factors.
  2. 100 DM = 51.13 Euro