Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Socio-demographic characteristics of the study sample

From: Tobacco use and associated risk factors in Burkina Faso: results from a population-based cross-sectional survey

Variables Participants, n (%) Women, n (%) Men, n (%)
Age groups (n = 4691)
 25 to 34 2123 (45.3) 1175 (48.2) 948 (42.0)
 35 to 44 1181 (25.2) 609 (25.0) 572 (25.3)
 45 to 54 841 (17.9) 415 (17.1) 426 (18.9)
 55 to 64 546 (11.6) 236 (9.7) 310 (13.7)
Education (n = 4683)
 None 3622 (77.3) 1974 (81.1) 1648 (73.3)
 Primary 727 (15.5) 316 (13.0) 411 (18.3)
 Secondary/Tertiary 334 (7.1) 145 (5.9) 189 (8.4)
Marital status (n = 4686)
 Single 333 (7.1) 75 (3.1) 258 (11.5)
 Married 4042 (86.2) 2135 (87.8) 1907 (84.6)
 Divorced/Widowed 311 (6.6) 223 (9.2) 88 (3.9)
Occupational status (n = 4691)
 Wage earner 281 (6.0) 86 (3.5) 195 (8.6)
 Self-employed 3249 (69.2) 1274 (52.3) 1975 (87.5)
 Jobless 1161 (24.7) 1075 (44.1) 86 (3.8)
Residence (n = 4691)
 Urban 1039 (22.2) 578 (23.6) 461 (20.4)
 Rural 3652 (77.8) 1858 (76.4) 1794 (79.5)