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Table 3 Smoking cessation method at the latest quit attempt among former smokers

From: Population-based survey of cessation aids used by Swedish smokers

  Age (years):     
  18-29 30-44 45-54 55-64 65+ Total
Males, N 34 130 131 230 409 934
Unassisted, % 54 64 62 62 75 68
Snus, % 28 28 31 28 13 22
Nicotine gum, % 5 3 4 5 4 4
Nicotine patch, % 6 0 1 3 2 2
Counseling, % 9 4 5 5 5 5
Other aid, % 8 3 2 2 3 3
Females, N 24 207 183 256 444 1,114
Unassisted, % 96 73 78 75 80 78
Snus, % 4 12 7 2 2 5
Nicotine gum, % 0 6 8 10 7 8
Nicotine patch, % 0 5 3 6 2 4
Counseling, % 0 7 8 10 8 8
Other aid, % 0 5 2 6 6 6
  1. Note that some respondents reported using multiple aids which implies that percentages may add up to >100%.
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