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Table 5 Odds of successful cessation (6 months or longer) by Wave 2 (weighted; n = 454)

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

  Wald χ2 Test
  OR (95 % CI) χ2 a DF p value
Area
Dhaka 1.00 2.76 1 0.097
Areas outside Dhaka 2.09 (0.88, 4.99)    
Sex
Male 1.00 0.10 1 0.747
Female 0.60 (0.03, 13.01)    
Age group
Younger than 40 1.00 13.75 1 <0.001
Aged 40+ 3.11 (1.71, 5.67)    
Education
Illiterate 1.00 0.53 2 0.768
1 to 8 years 1.01 (0.48, 2.13)    
9+ years 1.27 (0.61, 2.68)    
Income
<5,000 BDT 1.00 4.39 3 0.222
5,000 to 10,000 BDT 0.35 (0.12, 1.04)    
>10,000 BDT 0.39 (0.14, 1.05)    
Not reported 0.44 (0.09, 2.11)    
Quit recency
Recently (in last 6 months) 1.00 11.29 2 0.004
Never tried to quit 0.75 (0.34, 1.66)    
Not so recently (6 months ago or earlier) 0.23 (0.09, 0.62)    
Self-rated health
Poor/average health 1.00 7.91 1 0.005
Good/excellent health 2.40 (1.30, 4.43)    
Self-efficacy
1 unit increase 1.75 (1.29, 2.38) 13.06 1 <0.001
Information/advice/referral to quit smoking
No advice to quit 1.00 2.87 1 0.091
Advice/info/referral to quit 2.27 (0.88, 5.85)    
Outcome expectancy
1 unit increase 0.82 (0.56, 1.20) 1.05 1 0.306
  1. BDT = Bangladeshi Taka; 1US$ = 79BDT
  2. aOmnibus test