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Smoking Cessation and Socioeconomic Status: An Update of Existing Evidence from a National Evaluation of English Stop Smoking Services

Table 3

52-week adjusted odds ratios (and 95% CI) by key variables and OR (95% CI) of disadvantaged SES is models varying the entry of other variables.

Adjusted odds ratios in full modelOdds ratio (95% CI) of CO validated quitting for low SES clients (2 to 5 indicators of disadvantage) compared to more affluent clients (0 to 1 indicators of disadvantage)

SES only entered1.93 (1.51 to 2.47)
Design variable model1.85 (1.44 to 2.38)
 0-1 indicators of low SES1.4 (1.1 to 1.9)1.44 (1.11 to 1.87)
 2–5 indicators of low SES1
Age (in years)1.011 (1.002 to 1.020)1.52 (1.18 to 1.97)
Gender1.43 (1.10 to 1.86)
 Male1.2 (0.9 to 1.5)
Seasonality1.43 (1.10 to 1.86)
 Other months1.2 (0.8 to 1.7)
 Summer: July, August1
 Back to school: September, October1.2 (0.9 to 1.6)
 New Year: January, February1.7 (1.0 to 2.9)
Wellbeing 1.007 (1.0003 to 1.013)1.47 (1.13 to 1.91)
Dependence1.50 (1.15 to 1.94)
 Other1.5 (1.1 to 1.9)
 Highly dependent1
Support from spouse partner1.47 (1.14 to 1.91)
 Support from spouse/partner1.4 (1.0 to 1.8)
Social network1.50 (1.15 to 1.95)
 Half or fewer smoke2.0 (1.4 to 2.9)
Medication1.49 (1.15 to 1.93)
 Varenicline not recorded1
 Took varenicline1.7 (1.3 to 2.3)

Design variable model includes behavioural support type and location due to differential recruitment.
Bold area indicates variable passed the threshold (calculated as 1.48) of being relevant in the relationship between SES and CO validated quitting.

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