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Table 2 Behavioral characteristics of the of the study participants (N = 3346) by current tobacco use in Arba Minch HDSS, Southern, Ethiopia

From: Tobacco use and associated factors among adults reside in Arba Minch health and demographic surveillance site, southern Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Variable Categories Total Participants Non-Current User Current Tobacco Use
Smoked & Smokeless Smoked Smokeless
N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%)
Heavy alcohol consumption No 2962(88.5) 2473(92.7) 489(72.2) 413(72.3) 211(64.7)
Yes 384(11.5) 196(7.3) 188(27.8) 158(27.7) 115(35.3)
Physical activity level Low 791(23.6) 637(23.9) 154(22.8) 134(23.5) 73(22.4)
Moderate 405(12.1) 358(13.4) 47(7.0) 31(5.4) 26(8.0)
High 2150(64.3) 1674(62.7) 476(70.3) 406(71.1) 227(69.6)
Khat chewing within 30 days Yes 66(2.0) 46(1.7) 20(3.0) 14(2.5) 12(3.7)
No 3280(98.0) 2623(98.3) 657(97.0) 557(97.5) 314(96.3)
Mental stress Mild 2219(66.3) 1790(67.1) 429(63.4) 356(62.3) 202(62.0)
Moderate 995(29.7) 775(29.0) 220(32.5) 194(34.0) 106(32.5)
Severe 132(4.0) 104(3.9) 28(4.1) 21(3.7) 18(5.5)