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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of 17 women in northern Adelaide, SA

From: Isolation, marginalisation and disempowerment – understanding how interactions with health providers can influence smoking cessation in pregnancy

Characteristic Mean (range) N
Age (years) 33 (24–43) 17
Age started smoking (years) 14 (9–18) 17
Number of pregnancies
 1–4   11
  ≥ 5   6
Ethnicity
 Caucasian   12
 Othera   5
Education
 Did not complete high school   5
 Completed high school or vocational training   12
 Employment   
 Carer/home duties or unemployed   12
 Studying or paid work   5
Attempted to quit smoking in pregnancy
 Yes   12
 No   5
  1. a Combines Asian, Pacific Islanders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders