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Table 5 Situations causing relapse among Chinese male smokers

From: Attitudes to smoking cessation and triggers to relapse among Chinese male smokers

  N % of sample (N = 201) 95% C.I.
In social situations (e.g., in the company of other smokers, etc) 69 34.3 27.7 – 41.3
When feeling negative, or down 27 13.4 9.0 – 18.9
When feeling positive, or elated 27 13.4 9.0 – 18.9
When alone 17 8.4 5.0 – 13.2
After a meal 15 7.4 4.2 – 12.0
During entertainment (Playing cards for money, playing Majiang, watching sport, etc.) 12 5.9 3.1 – 10.1
While reading or writing 11 5.4 2.7 – 9.5
When feeling tired 10 4.9 2.4 – 8.9
When feeling stressed 9 4.4 2.0 – 8.3
In the presence of alcohol 4 1.9 0.5 – 5.0