Table 3: Factors associated with quitting attempts ().

CharacteristicsQuit attemptOR (95% CI) value
NoYes

Gender
 Female5 (50)5 (50)10.307
 Male56 (32.6)116 (67.4)2.07 (0.57–7.45)

Family type
 Joint26 (37.7)43 (62.3)10.352
 Nuclear35 (31)78 (69)1.34 (0.71–2.52)

Caste
 Brahmin/
chhetri
6 (17.6)28 (82.4)1⁢0.079
 Janajati48 (36.4)84 (63.6)1.63 (0.75–3.58)
 Dalit/terai major caste7 (43.8)9 (56.3)1.61 (0.51–5.06)

Type of school
 Government6 (33.3)12 (66.7)10.986
 Private55 (33.5)109 (66.5)0.99 (0.35–2.78)

Parental tobacco use
 Absent37 (35.2)68 (64.8)10.566
 Present24 (31.2)53 (68.8)1.2 (0.64–2.24)

Willing to quit
 No6 (40)9 (60)10.579
 Yes55 (32.9)112 (67.1)1.36 (0.40–4.45)

Heard of antitobacco law
 No49 (34)95 (66)10.776
 Yes12 (31.6)26 (68.4)1.11 (0.52–2.40)