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Table 1 Percentages of current and former smokers by city, gender and two different age groups. Brazil, 2003.

From: Smoking-attributable mortality and years of potential life lost in 16 Brazilian capitals, 2003: a prevalence-based study

City Age Category Male Female
   Current Smoker Former Smoker Current Smoker Former Smoker
Aracaju 35–64 20.95 26.35 15.64 21.33
  65+ 21.05 31.58 6.90 0.00
Belém 35–64 28.77 33.33 17.74 18.39
  65+ 23.81 42.86 4.55 30.30
Belo Horizonte 35–64 33.49 35.42 20.95 24.41
  65+ 13.79 60.34 2.40 20.00
Brasília 35–64 26.42 34.38 19.78 22.86
  65+ 12.12 30.30 8.62 18.97
Campo Grande 35–64 21.43 40.48 14.67 21.20
  65+ 5.00 45.00 10.00 5.00
Curitiba 35–64 26.00 30.87 21.59 20.13
  65+ 13.85 50.77 12.20 17.07
Florianópolis 35–64 28.96 34.43 24.55 16.96
  65+ 10.00 56.67 5.77 11.54
Fortaleza 35–64 27.50 35.75 19.66 24.72
  65+ 14.75 50.82 4.85 22.33
João Pessoa 35–64 34.74 23.16 15.33 16.33
  65+ 12.50 42.50 8.20 13.11
Manaus 35–64 30.08 24.06 16.96 20.76
  65+ 22.22 46.67 6.25 29.17
Natal 35–64 26.36 27.13 18.56 18.56
  65+ 14.29 50.00 2.38 23.81
Porto Alegre 35–64 32.14 33.93 27.27 25.13
  65+ 13.43 64.18 7.14 15.31
Recife 35–64 27.66 32.45 20.00 20.00
  65+ 23.68 36.84 5.88 19.12
Rio de Janeiro 35–64 25.68 35.52 22.80 23.30
  65+ 16.96 50.89 5.13 11.79
São Paulo 35–64 30.42 33.75 19.87 25.64
  65+ 25.00 34.38 9.09 18.18
Vitória 35–64 24.03 32.47 17.20 17.20
  65+ 7.69 69.23 8.11 18.92
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