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Table 4 Odds of making an attempt to quit smoking by Wave 2 (weighted; n = 1643)

From: Predictors of smoking cessation behavior among Bangladeshi adults: findings from ITC Bangladesh survey

  Wald χ2 Test
  OR (95 % CI) χ2a DF p value
Area     
Dhaka 1.00 11.98 1 <0.001
Areas outside Dhaka 3.41 (1.70, 6.82)    
Sex
Male 1.00 2.82 1 0.093
Female 2.24 (0.87, 5.73)    
Age group
Younger than 40 1.00 9.61 1 0.002
40 or older 1.53 (1.17, 2.00)    
Education
Illiterate 1.00 1.69 2 0.429
1 to 8 years 1.08 (0.67, 1.75)    
9+ years 1.22 (0.89, 1.68)    
Income
<5,000 BDT 1.00 5.37 3 0.147
5,000 to 10,000 BDT 1.11 (0.72, 1.73)    
>10,000 BDT 1.57 (1.07, 2.30)    
Not reported 1.14 (0.57, 2.25)    
Self-rated health
Poor/average health 1.00 2.74 1 0.098
Good/excellent health 0.78 (0.59, 1.05)    
Intentions to quit
No plans to quit 1.00 14.86 2 <0.001
Sometime in the future 1.73 (1.28, 2.32)    
Within the next 6 months 1.32 (0.76, 2.28)    
Advice to quit
No advice 1.00 0.18 1 0.669
Advice/info/referral to quit 1.11 (0.70, 1.75)    
Workplace smoking restrictions
No restrictions 1.00 9.10 2 0.011
Partial/complete restrictions 0.87 (0.56, 1.36)    
Does not work indoors/outside home 0.62 (0.43, 0.90)    
Home smoking restrictions
No restrictions 1.00 4.97 2 0.083
Partial restrictions 0.92 (0.59, 1.43)    
Completely banned 1.74 (0.95, 3.19)    
  1. BDT = Bangladeshi Taka; 1US$ = 79BDT
  2. aOmnibus test