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Table 2 Prevalence of tobacco use

From: Prevalence of tobacco use among women: a cross sectional survey from a squatter settlement of Karachi, Pakistan

Variables Total number (n) 16,987 Percentages
Smokeless 7178 42.25
Smoking 3079 18
Mixed 849 5
No. of family members using tobacco at home
 0 6732 39.63
 1 9142 53.82
 2 99 0.58
 >3 1014 5.97
Passive smoking 2054 12.1
Form of smoking tobacco n = 3079  
 Cigarette 2093 67.95
 Sheesha 814 26.43
 Huqqa 173 5.62
Smoking status
 Daily 2052 98
 Sometimes 41 1.95