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Table 1 The prevalence of use of tobacco products in medical students

From: Tobacco use among Kyrgyzstan medical students: an 11-year follow-up cross-sectional study

  Overall Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5 Year 6
N 618 103 102 104 104 101 104
Females, N (%)* 296 (48) 42 (40) 41 (40) 51 (50) 54 (52) 58 (57) 50 (48)
Cigarettes
 Cigarette never-smokers, N (%)* 351 (57) 56 (54) 58 (56) 51 (50) 62 (60) 69 (68) 55 (53)
 Cigarette ever-smokers, N (%)* 267 (43) 48 (46) 45 (44) 51 (50) 42 (40) 32 (32) 49 (47)
Cigarette ever-smokers in male students, N (%) 209 (65) 42 (68) 38 (61) 36 (71) 33 (66) 25 (58) 35 (65)
Cigarette ever-smokers in female students, N (%)* 58 (20) 6 (14) 7 (17) 15 (29) 9 (17) 7 (12) 14 (28)
 Cigarette daily smokers, N (%)* 128 (21) 28 (27) 22 (21) 28 (27) 17 (16) 13 (13) 20 (19)
Cigarette daily smokers in male students, N (%) 109 (34) 23 (37) 21 (34) 21 (41) 16 (32) 10 (23) 18 (33)
Cigarette daily smokers in female students, N (%)* 19 (6) 5 (12) 1 (2) 7 (14) 1 (2) 3 (5) 2 (4)
Waterpipe
 Waterpipe ever-smokers, N (%)* 376 (61) 61 (59) 50 (49) 70 (69) 61 (59) 64 (63) 70 (67)
Waterpipe ever-smokers in male students, N (%)* 238 (74) 45 (73) 37 (60) 43 (84) 34 (68) 33 (77) 46 (85)
Waterpipe ever-smokers in female students, N (%)* 138 (47) 16 (38) 13 (32) 27 (53) 27 (50) 31 (53) 24 (48)
 Waterpipe daily smokers, N (%) 14 (2) 3 (3) 6 (6) 2 (2) 2 (2) 0 (0) 1 (1)
 Waterpipe weekly smokers, N (%) 27 (4) 8 (8) 0 (0) 4 (4) 5 (5) 7 (7) 3 (3)
 Waterpipe monthly smokers, N (%) 98 (16) 14 (13) 18 (17) 20 (20) 13 (13) 15 (15) 18 (17)
Smokeless tobacco
 Smokeless tobacco ever-users, N (%) 37 (6) 5 (5) 9 (9) 9 (9) 9 (9) 0 (0) 5 (5)
Electronic cigarettes
 Electronic cigarette ever-smokers, N (%)* 42 (7) 13 (13) 12 (12) 6 (6) 4 (4) 3 (3) 4 (4)
 Electronic cigarette daily smokers, N (%)* 12 (2) 6 (6) 4 (4) 0 (0) 2 (2) 0 (0) No data
  1. Note: * - p < 0.05 for ANOVA test comparisons across years of study