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Table 3 Logistic regression for the type of tobacco use among the adults residing in urban slums

From: Socio-demographic characteristics and tobacco use among the adults in urban slums of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Socio-demographic variables Smoking Smokeless Tobacco Dual Use
Unadjusted Adjusted# Unadjusted Adjusted# Unadjusted Adjusted#
  OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI)
Age Group
25–34 Ref Ref Ref Ref Ref Ref
35–44 0.98 (0.63–1.53) 0.83 (0.49–1.42) 2.00 (1.29–3.10)** 1.68 (1.06–2.67)** 0.83 (0.42–1.65) 0.65 (0.31–1.34)
45–54 0.84 (0.48–1.47) 0.81 (0.42–1.53) 2.30 (1.36–3.89)** 2.15 (1.24–3.74)** 1.08 (0.50–2.36) 0.99 (0.43–2.27)
55–64 1.84 (1.05–3.22)** 2.34 (1.21–4.49)** 1.76 (1.00–3.09) 1.53 (0.85–2.76) 1.34 (0.61–2.94) 1.26 (0.54–2.92)
Education
No schooling 0.76 (0.47–1.24) 0.49 (0.27–0.89) 3.53 (2.06–6.06)** 2.95 (1.66–5.25)** 1.19 (0.54–2.62) 0.98 (0.41–2.34)
Less than Primary 1.72 (0.96–3.10)* 0.98 (0.49–1.94) 2.90 (1.53–5.52)** 2.84 (1.45–5.57)** 2.44 (1.02–5.80)** 1.66 (0.65–4.25)
Primary completed 0.95 (0.49–1.84) 0.77 (0.36–1.63) 1.62 (0.79–3.34) 1.46 (0.69–3.09) 1.26 (0.44–3.57) 1.11 (0.37–3.32)
Secondary and above Ref Ref Ref Ref Ref Ref
Occupation
Manual 6.96 (4.58–10.59)** 8.80 (5.48–14.14)** 0.99 (0.68–1.46) 0.79 (0.52–1.20) 4.76 (2.72–8.32)** 5.17 (2.82–9.48)**
Non-manual Ref Ref Ref Ref Ref Ref
Income
Less than 7500 (≤95 USD) 0.65 (0.39–1.09) 0.48 (0.26–0.88) 1.59 (0.98–2.60)* 1.32 (0.78–2.24) 0.71 (0.33–1.49) 0.53 (0.23–1.20)
7501–10000 (95 to 127 USD) 1.38 (0.82–2.33) 0.92 (0.51–1.68) 1.34 (0.79–2.25) 1.28 (0.73–2.24) 1.10 (0.53–2.31) 0.71 (0.32–1.60)
10001–15000 (127 to 191 USD) 1.06 (0.62–1.80) 0.73 (0.39–1.34) 0.94 (0.55–1.62) 0.84 (0.47–1.48) 0.85 (0.39–1.85) 0.54 (0.23–1.27)
Above 15000 (above 191 USD) Ref Ref Ref Ref Ref Ref
  1. #: variables adjusted in the models: age, education, occupation, income; **: 5% significant, *: 10% significant
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