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Table 2 Bivariate Infection rates and prevalence by tobacco use

From: Association of Health Status and Nicotine Consumption with SARS-CoV-2 positivity rates

Tobacco/Smoking Behaviors Current infection % Previous infection % Population prevalence (e.g., Current or Previous Infection) % P-Values
Current cigarette Use
 ➝ Every day 1.2% 0.8% 2.0% < 0.001
 ➝ Some days 4.5% 2.7% 7.2%
 ➝ Not at all 4.9% 1.8% 6.6%
Current chewing tobacco use
 ➝ Every day 6.1% 0.8% 7.0% 0.121
 ➝ Some days 9.2% 2.6% 11.8%
 ➝ Not at all 4.5% 1.7% 6.2%
Current vaping or e-cigarette use
 ➝ Every day 2.8% 0% 2.7% 0.329
 ➝ Some days 3.2% 3.2% 6.4%
 ➝ Not at all 4.6% 1.7% 6.3%