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Table 4 Factors associated with current smoking in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in Multivariate analysis

From: Prevalence and determinants of adolescent tobacco smoking in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Characteristics Odds ratios (OR) [95% CI]
Age (years)  
   11–12 1.00
   13 0.6 [0.2, 2.3]
   14 0.6 [0.2, 2.3]
   15 2.5 [0.9, 7.3]
   16–17 0.8 [0.7, 4.8]
Gender  
   Female 1.00
   Male 3.6 [1.4, 8.8]
Parents smoking  
   None 1.00
   One or both parents smokers 1.0 [0.3, 3.2]
Friends smoking  
   None 1.00
   Some 9.0 [4.0, 20.3]
   Most or all 33.3 [11.6, 95.6]
Smoking harmful  
   Yes 1.00
   No 1.6 [0.6, 4.2]