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Table 2 Sample characteristics

From: The effect of the presence of children on adult smoking behaviour: empirical evidence based on China family panel studies

Variable n %
Age
 15–29 9930 21.82
 30–39 9010 19.8
 40–49 11,510 25.29
 50 or older 15,063 33.1
Gender
 Male 21,773 47.84
 Female 23,740 52.16
Education attainment
 Middle school or lower 28,272 62.12
 High school or higher 17,241 37.88
Number of children
 No children 2981 6.55
 have one child 18,906 41.54
 have two children 15,953 35.05
 More than two children 7673 16.86
Marriage
 Married 38,003 83.5
 Unmarried (including divorced) 7510 16.5
Current smoker
 Yes 13,162 28.92
 No 32,351 71.08
Total 45,513 100