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Table 2 Distribution of demographic and socioeconomic variables by tobacco use (n = 2018)

From: Investigating socio-economic-demographic determinants of tobacco use in Rawalpindi, Pakistan

Variable Tobacco users (n = 333) # (%) Tobacco non-users (n = 1685) # (%) Overall total ##3
Residence    
   Urban 127 (12.2%) 910(81.8%) 1037
   Rural 207 (21%) 774 (79%) 981
Gender    
   Male 277 (33%) 564 (67%) 841
   Female 56 (4.7%) 1121 (95.3%) 1177
Age groups (years)    
   <30 68 (14.6%) 397 (85.4%) 465
   30–39 89 (14.6%) 520 (85.4%) 609
   40–49 82(16.7%) 409 (83.3%) 491
   50–59 76 (26.8%) 207 (73.2%) 283
   >60 43 (25.3%) 127 (74.7%) 170
Income (Rupees)    
   <2000 15 (21%) 57 (79%) 72
   2000–3499 73 (19.2%) 307 (80.8%) 380
   3500–4999 61 (17.9%) 280 (82.1%) 341
   5000–8999 109 (16.3%) 558 (83.7%) 667
   >9000 76 (13.6%) 482 (86.4%) 558
Education    
   None 110 (17.8%) 506 (82.2%) 616
   Primary 63 (19%) 270 (81%) 333
   Middle 61 (21.8%) 219 (78.2%) 280
   Matric 55 (14.5%) 325 (85.5%) 380
   FA/FSc 27 (13.8%) 169 (86.2%) 196
   Graduate & above 17 (8%) 196 (92%) 213