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Table 4 Tobacco dependance and sociodemographic profile

From: Prevalence of psychoactive substance use among youth in Rwanda

  Tobacco misuse P
Social users (%) On risk (%) Dependence(%)
Sex
Male 85.47 6.07 8.46 0.000
Female 99.26 0.37 0.37
Residence area
Rural 92.08 3.50 4.42 0.039
Urban 88.62 4.12 7.26
Status of parents (alive)
Yes, both 94.60 1.77 3.63 0.000
Yes, one 89.69 4.69 5.61
No 86.52 6.46 7.02
Age groups
10-15 99.23 0.77 0.00 0.000
16-20 96.69 1.72 1.60
21-25 90.94 4.24 4.82
26-30 86.30 4.81 8.89
31-35 84.87 6.25 8.88
Student status
Still a student 97.38 1.4 1.22 0.000
Finished studies 91.58 5.39 3.03
Dropped out of school 89.77 3.73 6.5
Never went to school 87.94 5.29 6.76