Advances in Public Health / 2021 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Assessing the Knowledge, Attitude, and Practices of Cigarette Smokers and Use of Alternative Nicotine Delivery Systems in Pakistan: A Cross-Sectional Study

Table 4

Smokers’ knowledge.

%N = 648

Do you think cigarette smoking can cause cancer(s)?
Yes72.2468
No27.8180
If yes, what kind of cancers?
Lungs37.8177
Throat17.381
Mouth35.9168
Kidney1.99
Stomach0.94
Liver4.923
Blood0.94
Skin0.42
Where do you think are smoking cessation services available in Pakistan?
Tobacco cessation centres1.28
Hospitals4.630
Private doctors1.49
Drug control centres6.542
Private organizations1.28
Do not know85551
Where do you think is cigarette smoking banned in Pakistan?
Public places29.2329
Hospitals24.3273
Educational institutions16.1181
Public transport18.2205
Others12.3138
Do you know or have you ever heard about THR products such as e-cigarettes?
Yes25.3164
No74.7484
If yes, how did you come to know about these products?
Friends51.696
Vendors13.425
Newspapers4.38
Internet18.835
Saw others vaping and inquired7.514
Others4.38
In the last 30 days, did you come across any information about the dangers of smoking?
Yes28.7186
No71.3462
If yes, what was the source?
Print media3.87
Electronic media13.425
Social media41.477
Billboards1.12
Articles0.51
Research papers7.013
ANDS representatives27.451
Family/friends5.410

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