Skip to main content

Table 2 Breakdown (frequency and %) of female records across levels of key variables

From: Gender difference and effect of pharmacotherapy: findings from a smoking cessation service

Variable N (%) % Females (mean = 56.1 %)
Region
 East Sussex 3773 (54.2 %) 56.8 %
 Sandwell 2331 (33.5 %) 55.7 %
 Walsall 140 (2.01 %) 42.1 %
 Worcestershire 715 (10.3 %) 56.6 %
Age
 12–19 426 (6.12 %) 53.8 %
 20–29 1041 (15.0 %) 63.8 %
 30–49 2963 (42.6 %) 55.4 %
 50–69 2158 (31.0 %) 55.0 %
 70+ 371 (5.3 %) 49.3 %
Counselling
 One-to-one 5666 (81.5 %) 56.9 %
 Drop-in 350 (5.03 %) 43.7 %
 GP 326 (4.69 %) 53.7 %
 Pharmacy 207 (2.98 %) 54.1 %
 Nurse 165 (2.37 %) 52.7 %
 Telephone 185 (2.66 %) 58.4 %
 Other 57 (0.82 %) 71.9 %
Treatment
 NRT 6085 (87.4 %) 56.5 %
 Varenicline 874 (12.6 %) 53.0 %