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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the sample, Urban Chinese Residents

From: Attitudes and behavioral response toward key tobacco control measures from the FCTC among Chinese urban residents

group n % X1* X2**
Region     
Hangzhou 1443 48.1 - -
Xian 1560 51.9 - -
Gender     
Male 1575 52.5 49.9 52.2
Female 1427 47.5 50.1 47.8
Age     
<20 years 266 8.9 5.1 3.8
20–29 525 17.5 14.9 15.8
30–39 639 21.3 20.7 29.4
40–49 875 29.1 29.7. 33.3
50+ years 698 23.2 29.6 17.6
Education     
Junior school and below 716 8.9 5.1 3.8
High school 1271 42.3 25.4 44.6
Technological college 599 19.9 - 18.6
College and above 417 13.9 9.1 11.9
Marital status     
Never been married 531 17.7 19.1 13.6
Married 2095 69.8 74.3 83.9
Others(divorced, widowed and so on) 377 12.5 2.9 2.5
Occupation     
Leader 247 8.2   8.5
Clerks 432 14.4   21.0
Professional 278 9.3   9.7
Commerce and service 587 19.5   17.4
Operation workers 313 10.4   5.6
Never been employed 188 6.3   3.4
Unemployed 208 7.3   10.1
Retired 412 13.7   8.8
Others 328 10.9   15.4
Average Annual Income/person (RMB)     
<10000yuan 991 33.0   
10000-yuan 833 27.7   
15000-yuan 1179 39.3   
  1. *China population statistics yearbook data [11]; ** National urban residents stress survey data [12].
  2. Leader of governmental or party agencies, enterprises or institutions; Others included students and army.