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Table 1 Characteristics of study participants (n = 235).

From: Perceptions of hookah smoking harmfulness: predictors and characteristics among current hookah users

Characteristics N % of Participants
Gender   
   Male 134 57
   Female 101 43
Age (avg) [range: 17-35] 172 21.8
Ethnicity   
   White 75 32.9
   African American 15 6.6
   Asian 25 11
   Latino 51 22.4
   ME 49 21.5
   Other 13 5.7
Hookah use   
   Every day 31 13.5
   Every week 81 35.2
   Every month 56 24.4
   Every six month 62 27
Smokes cigarettes   
   Yes 67 28.4
   No 168 71.6
Cigarette brand   
   Marlboro 18 30
   Camel 30 50
   Other 12 20
Number of cigarette a day (median, range) 6, 1-27