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Table 1 Demographic, smoking and vaping characteristics of experimental groups (n = 936)

From: Tobacco and electronic cigarette cues for smoking and vaping: an online experimental study

 Experimental groups n (%)a
Cigalike (n = 226)Tank system (n = 232)Cigarette (n = 242)Neutral (n = 236)
Age (M, SD, range)40 (12) 19–7539 (13) 19–7238 (11) 19–7038 (10) 20–67
Gender
 Male71 (31)90 (39)86 (36)81 (34)
 Female155 (69)142 (61)156 (64)155 (66)
Education
 Higher education or professional102 (45)112 (48)117 (48)116 (49)
 A levels or equivalent66 (29)64 (28)66 (27)61 (26)
 GCSE/O level grade A*–C, or equivalent47 (21)52 (22)47 (19)43 (18)
 Qualifications at level 1 and below3 (1)1 (< 1)3 (1)7 (3)
 Other qualifications: level unknown7 (3)04 (2)4 (2)
 No qualifications1 (< 1)3 (1)5 (2)5 (2)
Smoking and vaping status
 Dual users23 (10)28 (12)20 (8)25 (11)
 Smokers only67 (30)68 (29)71 (29)72 (31)
 Vapers only66 (29)68 (29)76 (31)72 (31)
 Non-users70 (31)68 (29)75 (31)67 (28)
  1. aUnless otherwise stated