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Table 1 Estimated mean weight (kg) and prevalence of smoking using seven different approaches

From: The Australian longitudinal study on male health sampling design and survey weighting: implications for analysis and interpretation of clustered data

  Adjustment for clustering? Levels of sampling hierarchy used? Adjustment for stratification? Sample weights used? Weight, kg
Mean (95 % CI)
Current smoker
Prevalence (95 % CI)
A No None No No 83.9 (83.6 to 84.2) 18.0 (17.4 to 18.6)
B No None No Yes 81.4 (80.9 to 81.9) 16.6 (15.9 to 17.4)
C Yes SA1, SA2, household No No 84.0 (83.5 to 84.5) NR
D Yes SA1 Yes Yes 81.4 (80.8 to 81.9) 16.7 (15.7 to 17.6)
E Yes SA1 No Yes 81.4 (80.8 to 81.9) 16.7 (15.7 to 17.6)
F Yes SA2 Yes Yes 81.4 (80.8 to 81.9) 16.7 (15.6 to 17.7)
G Yes SA2 No Yes 81.4 (80.8 to 81.9) 16.7 (15.6 to 17.7)