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Table 1 Characteristics of participants

From: Measuring behaviours for escaping from house fires: use of latent variable models to summarise multiple behaviours

  n %
Number of smokers in household
 0 759 70.1
 1 226 20.9
 2 97 8.0
Number of adults in household
 1 192 18.0
 2 810 75.8
 3 or more 67 6.2
Number of children in household
 1 542 50.6
 2 351 32.8
 3 121 11.3
 4 or more 57 5.3
Age of youngest child
 Under 1 year 484 44.5
 1–2 years 603 55.5
Mother aged 16–20
 Yes 54 5.1
 No 1006 94.9
Heavy drinker in householda
 Yes 592 58.5
 No 420 41.5
English as 1st language
 Yes 1004 91.3
 No 96 8.7
Ethnic group
 White British 952 89.6
 Other 111 11.4
IMD scoreb
 Mean 31.73  
 Std deviation 16.64  
 Minimum 2.36  
 Maximum 74.8  
  1. Not applicable and missing responses are excluded for all variables
  2. aHeavy drinker defined as drinks ≥6 drinks on a typical day when they have an alcoholic drink
  3. bIMD—Index of Multiple Deprivation 2010 version [27]