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Table 4 Marital status as predictor of daily use of betel, areca and smokeless tobacco products in a Pakistani squatter settlement

From: Socio-demographic correlates of betel, areca and smokeless tobacco use as a high risk behavior for head and neck cancers in a squatter settlement of Karachi, Pakistan

  Prevalence (%) Univariate OR [95% CI]
  Non-Married Married  
Paan 9.0 5.2 1.79 [0.81–3.98]
Chaalia 32.1 13.9 2.92 [1.77–4.82]
Gutka 12.8 3.0 4.68 [1.93–11.37]
Niswar 12.8 17.0 0.72 [0.40–1.29]
Tumbaku 7.7 7.0 1.11 [0.51–2.43]
Overall 48.7 33.5 1.88 [1.24–2.86]