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Table 2 E-liquid and hardware purchases during lockdown period

From: Vaping during the COVID-19 lockdown period in Belgium

Variable Number Percent
Sufficient e-liquid in stock 202  
 Yes 90 44.55
 No 112 55.45
Able to purchase e-liquid among total sample 202  
 Yes, but not needed due to sufficient stock 27 13.37
 Yes, and made purchases 92 45.54
 No, but not needed due to sufficient stock 39 19.31
 No, and fell without e-liquid 44 21.78
Able to purchase e-liquid among those with sufficient e-liquid in stock 90  
 Yes, but not needed due to sufficient stock 27 30.00
 Yes, and made purchases 28 31.11
 No, but not needed due to sufficient stock 35 38.89
 No, and fell without e-liquid 0 0.00
Able to purchase e-liquid among those with insufficient e-liquid in stock 112  
 Yes, but not needed due to sufficient stock 0 0.00
 Yes, and made purchases 64 57.14
 No, but not needed due to sufficient stock 4 3.57
 No, and fell without e-liquid 44 39.29
E-liquid bought with nicotine concentration as usual among buyers 92  
 Yes 82 89.13
 No, needed to buy a higher nicotine concentration 2 2.17
 No, needed to buy a lower nicotine concentration 8 8.70
E-liquid bought with same flavor as usual among buyers 92  
 Yes 60 65.22
 No, needed to buy another flavor 32 34.78
E-liquid bought of the same brand as usual among buyers 92  
 Yes 62 67.39
 No, needed to buy another brand 30 32.61
Service/hardware available among total sample 202  
 Yes, but not needed 57 28.22
 Yes, and made purchases 38 18.81
 No, but not needed 66 32.67
 No, and fell short of a properly functioning e-cigarette 41 20.30
  1. Note: % calculated on total sample size or on specified subsamples