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Table 3 Demographic characteristics of respondents (n = 364)ª

From: What helps and hinders midwives in engaging with pregnant women about stopping smoking? A cross-sectional survey of perceived implementation difficulties among midwives in the North East of England

Demographic variable n (%)
Years practiced as a midwife   
10 years or less 89 (24)
More than 10 years 274 (75)
Age   
34 years or less 45 (12)
35 to 49 years 200 (55)
50 years or more 116 (32)
Trained as a smoking-cessation advisor 57 (16)
Main place of work   
In the community or an integrated team 218 (60)
In a fetal medicine unit, day assessment unit, antenatal clinic, inpatient ward, or rotational 146 (40)
Current smoker 14 (3)
Ever smoked 93 (26)
  1. aSome midwives did not answer all questions, so the numbers in each section do not total 364.