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Table 2 Breakdown by sociodemographic status across forms of tobacco used (smoked and smokeless)

From: Tobacco use and its determinants in the 2015 Kenya WHO STEPS survey

Characteristic Non user One form only Smoked & smokeless Total (N)
n, (%) n, (%) n, (%)
Sex
 Male 1675 (76.6) 493 (22.6) 16 (0.7) 2186
 Female 2203 (95.9) 92 (4.0) 3 (0.1) 2298
Total* 3879 (86.5) 585 (13.1) 18 (0.4) 4484
Age groups
 18–29 1860 (90.2) 194 (9.4) 7 (0.3) 2062
 30–39 886 (84.8) 150 (14.4) 7 (0.6) 1045
 40–49 582 (83.8) 110 (15.9) 2 (0.3) 695
 50–59 362 (81.8) 81 (18.2) 0 (0.0) 443
 60–69 188 (78.4) 49 (20.7) 2 (1.0) 239
Total* 3879 (86.5) 585 (13.1) 18 (0.4) 4484
Education level
 No formal education 450 (79.9) 107 (19) 6 (1.1) 563
 Primary education 1722 (84.3) 313 (15.3) 8 (0.4) 2043
 Secondary and above 1706 (90.9) 166 (8.8) 4 (0.2) 1877
Total* 3879 (86.5) 585 (13.1) 18 (0.4) 4484
Residence
 Rural 2402 (86.5) 360 (13.0) 13 (0.5) 2776
 Urban 1477 (86.5) 225 (13.2) 5 (0.3) 1708
Total* 3879 (86.5) 585 (13.1) 18 (0.4) 4484
Occupation
 Unemployed 1583 (88) 211 (11.7) 5 (0.3) 1799
 Employed 2295 (85.5) 374 (13.9) 14 (0.5) 2685
Total* 3879 (86.5) 585 (13.1) 18 (0.4) 4484
Ever consumed alcohol
 No 2421 (95.0) 125 (4.9) 3 (0.1) 2549
 Yes 1457 (75.3) 460 (23.8) 15 (0.8) 1934
Total* 3877 (86.5) 585 (13.1) 18 (0.4) 4483
Wealth band
 Poorest 693 (81.7) 150 (17.7) 4 (0.5) 848
 Second 813 (86.7) 120 (12.8) 4 (0.5) 937
 Middle 707 (86.3) 108 (13.2) 3 (0.4) 818
 Fourth 725 (87.2) 104 (12.5) 2 (0.2) 832
 Richest 941 (89.8) 103 (9.8) 4 (0.4) 1049
Total* 3879 (86.5) 585 (13.1) 18 (0.4) 4484
Marital status
 Not married 906 (87.2) 124 (11.9) 8 (0.8) 1039 (100)
 Married 2588 (88.1) 342 (11.7) 7 (0.3) 2938 (100)
 Formerly married 385 (75.9) 119 (23.5) 3 (0.6) 507 (100)
Total* 3879 (86.5) 585 (13.1) 18 (0.4) 4484
  1. Key: *Summation by column within a characteristic may not equal the total due to weighting done on the data and rounding off to whole numbers