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Table 2 Participant characteristics, employees, n = 29

From: Worksite tobacco control – a qualitative study on perspectives from employers and employees at small worksites

Variable n %
Gender
 Male 12 41
 Female 17 59
Race
 White 22 76
 Asian 3 10
 Black or African American 3 10
 Multiracial 1 3
Ethnicity
 Non-Hispanic 24 83
 Hispanic 5 17
Tobacco Use
 Current tobacco use 11 38
 Never used tobacco 8 28
 Former tobacco use quit > 12 months ago 6 21
 Former tobacco use quit < 12 months ago 4 14
Intention to quit within next six monthsa
 Yes 4 40
 No 3 30
 No sure 3 30
Education level
 College graduate 18 62
 Some college or technical school 9 31
 High school graduate 2 7
Annual household income
 Less than $100,000 17 61
 $100,000 or more 11 39
Worksite state
 New Jersey 7 24
 Massachusetts 5 17
 Colorado 4 14
 New York 4 14
 Arizona 3 10
 New Mexico 2 7
 Rhode Island 2 7
 Hawaii 1 3
 Maryland 1 3
  1. Percentages may not equal 100% due to rounding and missing data.
  2. aAsked only among employees who currently used tobacco