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Table 5 Frequency and distribution of intention to use Toombak % (n) by attitudes, Toombak information and exposure, social image, normative social influences and perceived accessibility

From: Socio-cognitive correlates of intention to use Toombak: a cross-sectional study among students (13–16 years) in Khartoum State, Sudan

Variable Intention to use Toombak % (n)
Attitude towards to Toombak use
 Negative 4.2 (12)
 Positive 5.4 (68)
Received information about Toombak
 No 4.8 (10)
 Yes 5.2 (68)
Exposure to anti-Toombak information
 No 4.7 (21)
 Yes 5.4 (59)
Exposure to Toombak advertisement
 No 4.8 (44)
 Yes 6 (40)
Normative social influence
 No 0.7 (7)
 Yes 6.8 (74)**
Social image of Toombak user
 Negative 3.2 (32)
 Positive 8.7 (51) **
Perceived Accessibility to Toombak
 Direct 31.2 (10)**
 Indirect 11.1 (25)
Ever Toombak use
 Non-users 3 (43)
 Ever user 22.3 (39)**
  1. *p ≤ 0.05, **p ≤ 0.001