Table 1

Characteristics of survey respondents included in statistical models (unweighted)

Past year smokers (n=6513), %Risky drinkers (n=3975), %s
Age, n (%)
 18–241051 (16.1)877 (22.1)
 25–341222 (18.8)539 (13.6)
 35–441052 (16.2)572 (14.4)
 45–541126 (17.3)741 (18.6)
 55–641046 (16.1)643 (16.2)
 65+991 (15.2)595 (15)
 Missing25 (0.4)8 (0.2)
Sex, n (%)
 Male3253 (49.9)2600 (65.4)
 Female3260 (50.1)1375 (34.6)
 Missing0 (0)0 (0)
Region, n (%)
 North2540 (39)1974 (49.7)
 Midlands1730 (26.6)716 (18)
 South2234 (34.3)1282 (32.3)
 Missing9 (0.1)3 (0.1)
Children in the household, n (%)
 Yes4308 (66.1)3030 (76.2)
 No2205 (33.9)945 (23.8)
 Missing0 (0)0 (0)
Disability, n (%)
 Yes5121 (78.6)3420 (86)
 No1275 (19.6)494 (12.4)
 Missing117 (1.8)61 (1.5)
Ethnicity, n (%)
 White5812 (89.2)3813 (95.9)
 Mixed race111 (1.7)59 (1.5)
 Asian353 (5.4)39 (1)
 Black147 (2.3)39 (1)
 Arab/other61 (0.9)10 (0.3)
 Missing29 (0.4)15 (0.4)
Motivation to cut down smoking, n (%)
 None1649 (25.3)
 Moderate3415 (52.4)
 High978 (15)
 Missing471 (7.2)
Risky drinker, n (%)
 Yes5004 (76.8)
 No1446 (22.2)
 Missing63 (1)
AUDIT score, n (%)
 8–153504 (88.2)
 16–19251 (6.3)
 20+220 (5.5)
 Missing0 (0)
Motivation to cut down drinking, n (%)
 None2372 (59.7)
 Moderate1273 (32)
 High296 (7.4)
 Missing34 (0.9)
Past year smoker, n (%)
 Yes2528 (63.6)
 No1446 (36.4)
 Missing1 (0)
  • AUDIT, Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test.