Table 1.

Baseline Characteristics of Smokers from 2 Clinics (N=332)

CharacteristicsOwned Clinic (n = 188)Contract Clinic (n = 144)
*P < .025; all other comparisons are not statistically significant.
Sex (% female)5561
Age (mean; years)4541*
Marital status (% married)72.265.4
Education (% > high school)53.452.1
Health excellent or very good62.559
Advised to quit smoking in last year5660
Satisfied or very satisfied with clinic help to quit smoking67.068.4