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Table 1 Characteristics of users of the Brand 1 tobacco vaporizer: Internet survey, 2016–2018

From: An online survey of users of tobacco vaporizers, reasons and modes of utilization, perceived advantages and perceived risks

  All users
Number of respondents 102
Gender (males %) 47.0
Age (years)a 41 (30, 51)
Hazardous alcohol consumption:
AUDIT-C Score ≥ 4 among males (%) 75.6
AUDIT-C Score ≥ 3 among females (%) 76.1
Ever used cannabis in past 12 months:
 - Ever (%) 14.0
Does your spouse/fiancé smoke
 - Yes (%) 43.0
In general, would you say your health is:
 - Very good to excellent (%) 49.5
Do you currently use a nicotine medication? (patch, chewing-gum, tablet, inhaler, nasal spray)?
 - Yes, every day (%) 5.1
 - Yes, occasionally (%) 2.0
Do you currently use an e-cigarette?
 - Yes, every day (%) 26.0
 - Yes, occasionally (%) 9.0
Use only vaporizer (no consumption of cigarettes, e-cigarettes or nicotine medication) (%) 26.5
  1. a Median (25th and 75th centiles)