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Table 2 Smoking habits (%) by age and sex.

From: West Sweden Asthma Study: Prevalence trends over the last 18 years argues no recent increase in asthma

  Age (years) Sex Area
Smoking status 16-25 years 26-35 years 36-45 years 46-55 years 56-65 years 66-76 years     
  Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women All men All women Gothenburg West Gothia
Non-smokers 79.4 69.4 71.2 68.2 66.2 59.8 52 46.5 43.3 47.8 46.2 57.4 59 58 58 59
Ex-smoker 3.9 6.9 12.2 15.6 16.4 19.9 27.3 29.8 36.7 31.6 37.7 28.8 23 22 22 23
Smokers 15.8 23.4 16.2 15.9 16.9 19.7 20 23.2 19.4 19.9 15.7 13.3 18 20 20 17