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Table 3 Factors associated with susceptibility to smoking among the high school students from Nekemte western Ethiopia

From: Susceptibility to cigarette smoking and associated factors among high school students in western Ethiopia

  Crude Adjusted
P-value OR P-value OR
Age .009 1.18 (1.04, 1.35) .096 1.14 (.98, 1.33)
Pocket money .000 1.43 (1.25, 1.64) .000 1.38 (1.18, 1.62)
Family smoked
 None 1.00   1.00  
 Sibling .007 2.98 (1.36, 6.56) .317 1.59 (.64, 3.98)
 Father .000 4.25 (2.12, 8.51) .012 2.76 (1.26, 6.09)
 Mother .009 7.56 (1.67, 34.16) .825 1.24 (.18, 8.62)
Friends smoked
 None Ref.   Ref.  
 Some .000 3.29 (2.20, 4.92) .000 2.35 (1.50, 3.69)
 Most or all smoking .000 10.51 (5.02, 21.98) .003 3.73 (1.57, 8.90)
Think that boys who smoke have more friends
 Yes .000 1.96 (1.39, 2.76) .229 1.303 (.85, 2.01)
 No Ref. 1.00   
Think that like girls who smoke had more friends
 Yes .001 1.85 (1.29, 2.63) .260 1.29 (.83, 2.03)
 No Ref.   1.00  
Think that boys who smoke are attractive
 Yes .000 4.37 (2.81, 6.79) .007 2.26 (1.24, 4.09)
 No Ref.   1.00  
Think girls who smoke are attractive
 Yes .000 3.86 (2.36, 6.31) .773 1.11 (.56, 2.18)
 No Ref.   1.00  
Think that tobacco smoking is harmful to health
 Yes .011 .55 (.35, .87) .482 .825 (.48, 1.41)
 No Ref.   1.00  
Think people can get addicted to tobacco smoking
 Yes .000 .43 (.28, .67) .003 .47 (.29, .78)
 No Ref.   1.00  
Smoking cigarettes makes young people look cool
 Yes .000 2.03 (1.44, 2.86) .047 1.47 (1.01, 2.17)
 No Ref.   1.00